Course Directors

Raul Coimbra, MD, PhD, FACS
The Monroe E. Trout Professor of Surgery
Executive Vice-Chairman, Department of Surgery
Chief, Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care
and Burns
UC San Diego
San Diego, California

 

Daniel Davis, MD
Director, UC San Diego Center for
Resuscitation Science
Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
UC San Diego
San Diego, California



Faculty

 

Howard Backer, MD, MPH, FACEP
Director, California Emergency Medical
Services Authority (EMSA)
Sacramento, California

Aaron Bair, MD, MSc
Associate Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
Director for the Center for Virtual Care
Interim Medical Director for the Center
for Health and Technology
Director of Emergency Medicine Simulation
and Disaster Management
UC Davis Medical Center
Sacramento, California

Vishal Bansal, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Burns
UC San Diego
San Diego, California

Lynn Bennink, RN
Trauma Program Director
Community Regional Medical Center
Fresno, California

Cathy Chidester, RN, MSN
Director, EMS Agency Los Angeles
Santa Fe Springs, California

Mitchell Cohen, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Director of Acute Care Research, San Francisco Injury Center
UCSF
San Francisco, California

H. Gill Cryer, MD, PhD
Professor of Surgery
Chief, Trauma and Critical Care
Director, Trauma and Emergency Surgery Service
UCLA
Los Angeles, California

James Davis, MD, FACS
Professor of Clinical Surgery
UCSF
Fresno, California

Jay Doucet, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Medical Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit
UC San Diego
San Diego, California

Marc Eckstein, MD, MPH, FACEP
Professor of Emergency Medicine
Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California
Medical Director
Los Angeles Fire Department
Los Angeles, California

Peter Fedullo, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chief of Staff, UC San Diego Medical Center
Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit – Hillcrest
San Diego, California

Christopher Giza, MD
Associate Professor in-Residence
Neuroscience IDP, Neurosurgery
and Pediatric Neurology
UCLA
Los Angeles, California

Patricia Graham, RN, MSN, CCRN, CS
Critical Care Nurse Specialist
UC San Diego
San Diego, California

Bruce Haynes, MD
EMS Medical Director
San Diego, California

Heidi Hotz, RN
Trauma Program Manager
Department of Surgery
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

David Hoyt, MD, FACS
Executive Director
American College of Surgeons
Chicago, Illinois

Renee Hsia, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
UCSF School of Medicine
San Francisco, California

Kenji Inaba, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
and Emergency Medicine
Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care
LA County and USC Medical Center
Medical Director, Surgical ICU
Program Director Surgical Critical Care Fellowship
Los Angeles, California

Baxter Larmon, PhD, MICP
Director, UCLA Center for Prehospital Care
Professor of Medicine
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
Los Angeles, California

Jeanne Lee, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Burns
UC San Diego
San Diego, California

Robert Mackersie, MD
Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Director, Trauma Service, San Francisco
General Hospital
Vice Chief of Surgery, San Francisco General Hospital
San Francisco, California

Larry Masterman, MICP, CEM
Emergency Operations Manager,
Trinity County Sheriff
Owner at Preparedness Consulting
and Training, International
Redding, California

Anushirvan Minokadeh, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
UC San Diego
San Diego, California

Donald Moores, MD
Medical Director, Pediatric Trauma Services
Loma Linda University Children's Hospital
Loma Linda, California

Matthew Powers, MS, BSN, RN, MICP, CEN
North County Fire Authority
Emergency Medical Services Chief
Pleasant Hill, California

Kenneth Proctor, PhD
Professor of Surgery, Anesthesiology
and Biomedical Engineering
Department of Surgery
Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
University of Miami Leonard M. Miller
School of Medicine
Miami, Florida

Ivan Rokos, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
UCLA
Los Angeles, California

Ali Salim, MD, FACS
Surgery Residency and Trauma Program Director
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

Angelo Salvucci, MD
Medical Director, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties EMS Agencies
Oxnard, California

Ghazala Sharieff, MD, MBA
Medical Director, Quality and Medical Management
Scripps Health San Diego
Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine,
Palomar Health
San Diego, California

David Shatz, MD
Professor or Surgery
UC Davis
Sacramento, California

Bonnie Sinz, RN
Retired Annuitant – Trauma Program
EMS Authority
Rancho Cordova, California

Michael Sise, MD, FACS
Clinical Professor
Division of Trauma
UC San Diego
Scripps Mercy Hospital
San Diego, California

David Spain, MD
Professor and Chief of Acute Care Surgery
Stanford University
Stanford, California

John Steele, MD
Trauma Medical Director
Palomar Medical Center
Escondido, California

Gail Tominaga, MD
Director, Trauma Research
Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
San Diego, California

David Wisner, MD
Professor and Vice-Chair of Surgery
UC Davis
Sacramento, California

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