The Trauma Anesthesiology Society invites you to join the 2nd Annual TAS CON Event. An opportunity to network with colleagues and thought leaders from Trauma and Acute Care Anesthesia before stepping into ANESTHESIOLOGY 2019. 
TAS CON 2019 event will highlight Circulation related curriculum. The event will focus on topics essential to the modern clinical anesthesiologist who cares for injured patients. MASSIVE TRANSFUSION, WHOLE BLOOD, Point Of Care ULTRASOUND are just some of the topics already on the agenda. 
While learning is important – it is our community that makes TAS unique. There will be ample opportunity to share, meet, celebrate, and collaborate.
We look forward to welcoming you to Orlando in October.
This year CME for the event is being proudly provided by the University of Miami

Keynote Lecture

Whole Blood Administration in Civilian Trauma

The Keynote Lecture will be provided by Dr Bryan Cotton. Dr Cotton has researched and published extensively on the use of whole blood in civilian trauma. He will bring some insights from one of the first civilian trauma departments in the USA to start routine use of whole blood.


Dr. Bryan Alan Cotton is a Professor at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth and the Director of the Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program as well. He is also Co-Director of the Shock–Trauma ICU at Memorial Hermann Hospital.


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Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the
Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Miami
Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine and the Trauma Anesthesiology Society. The University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Event Schedule



12:30 PM – 12:45 PM
Welcome Address
12:45 PM – 1:45 PM
Whole blood transfusion in civilian trauma
2:00 PM – 3:20 PM
Breakout 1 – Coagulation Masterclass
2:00 PM – 3:20 PM
Breakout 1 – Echocardiography
2:00 PM – 3:20 PM
Breakout 1 – Stop the Bleed
3:20 PM – 3:50 PM
3:50 PM – 5:10 PM
Breakout 2 – Coagulation Masterclass
3:50 PM – 5:10 PM
Breakout 2 – Echocardiography
3:50 PM – 5:10 PM
Breakout 2 – Stop the Bleed
5:10 PM – 5:40 PM
5:40 PM – 7:00 PM
Breakout 3 – Coagulation Masterclass
5:40 PM – 7:00 PM
Breakout 3 – Echocardiography
5:40 PM – 7:00 PM
Breakout 3 – Stop the Bleed
7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Poolside Reception

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