Acknowledgements

 
EXPERT REVIEW GROUP
Name Position Organisation Role
A/Prof Marcus Kennedy
MBBS, FACEM, FRACGP, DA(UK), DipIMC(RCSEd), MHlth ServMt, GAICD
Director Adult Retrieval Victoria Oversight of all guideline content and review
Danielle McDoanld Clinical Nurse Educator, ICU
Project Co-ordinator
Royal Melbourne Hospital
Trauma Victoria
Content development and maintenance of Trauma Victoria resources
Georgie Hodgson CCRN, ED
Project Officer
St Vincents Hospital
Trauma Victoria
Content development and maintenance of Trauma Vicotria resources
Dr Andrew Nunn MBBS,FAFRM,FACRM (RACP)  Director, Victorian Spinal Cord Service Austin Health, Victoria Spinal trauma guideline content review
Yvonne Singer
RN
Victorian Burns Program Coordinator
 
Vice President
The Alfred, Victoria
 
Australian & New Zealand Burn Association
Major burns adult and paediatric guideline content review

Graphic and photography assistance

Dr Emily Yu Sum Huning
MB.BS (Hons), FRANZCOG
Obstetrician Gynaecologist
 
Clinical Senior Lecturer
University Hospital Geelong

School of Medicine Deakin University

Obstetric trauma guideline content review & poster production
Mr Rondhir Jithoo
FRACS
Consultant Neurosurgeon
RAAF Specialist Reserve Medical Officer
The Alfred, Victoria Traumatic Brain Injury guideline content and review

 

Dr Claire Wilkin Paediatric Emergency Trauma Fellow Royal Children’s Hospital, Victoria Paediatric trauma guideline inclusive of sub-guidelines content and review.
Prof Julie Considine
RN, RM, BN, GDipNurs(AcuteCare), GCertHigherEd, MN, PhD
Professor of Nursing Deakin University & Eastern Health, Victoria The Deteriorating Trauma Patient guideline content and review
Bill Barger
ASM, MPA
Manager, Operational Quality & Improvement, Ambulance Victoria Pre-hospital triage guideline and content review
Dr Mark Dent Retrieval & Emergency Consultant Adult Retrieval Victoria
Sunshine Hospital
Inter-hospital transfer guideline and content review
Carolyn Pinto Senior Project Officer Department of Health Victorian state trauma system guideline content and review
Graphic and photography assistance.
Dr Andrew Tagg
BSc, MBBS, MRCSEd, FACEM
Emergency Physician Western Health, Victoria Teamwork and Communication guideline content and review
Dr Emmeline Finn Retrieval & Emergency Consultant Adult Retrieval Victoria
St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne
Early Trauma Care guideline content and review
Dr Bjorn Makein Retrieval & Emergency Consultant Adult Retrieval Victoria
Royal Melbourne Hospital
Preparation for Retrieval guideline content and review
Prof Biswadev Mitra
MBBS(Melb), MHSM, PhD, FACEM
 
Head, Clinical Research
NHMRC Research fellow
 
National Trauma Research Institute
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine
School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Anticoagulation in Trauma guideline content and review
 
Dr Giles Kelsy
FRCPA, MBChB, BScMedSci
Consultant Haematologist Royal Melbourne Hospital & The Alfred Hospital Anticoagulation in Trauma guideline content and review
Dr Thomas Razga Emergency Medicine Consultant Royal Melbourne Hospital Elder Trauma guideline content and review
Dr Kate Martin General and Trauma Surgeon The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne Thoracic and abdominal trauma guideline content and review
Prof Steve Bernard Senior Medical Advisor Ambulance Victoria Traumatic cardiac arrest guideline content and review
A/Prof Dinesh Varma
M.B.B.S, FRANZCR
Acting Program Director of Radiology
Head of Emergency & Trauma Radiology
The Alfred Health & Monash University Imaging in Trauma guideline content and review

 

 
TRAUMA VICTORIA GUIDELINE DEVELOPMENT GROUP
Name Position Organisation
Dr Kate Martin General and Trauma Surgeon The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne
Michael Langley Senior Project Officer Department of Health
Susan McLellan
RN, GRAD CERT (EMERG), CAISS
Trauma Registry Data Manager Victorian State Trauma Registry (VSTR)
Victorian Orthopaedic Trauma Outcomes Registry (VOTOR)
Pat Standen Regional Trauma Coordinator Grampians Region, Department of Health
Sharon Tonkin Manager East Wimmera Health Service
Dr Ben McKenzie Emergency Physician, Director Emergency Medicine Training Bendigo Health
Dr Andrew Nunn MBBS,FAFRM,FACRM (RACP)  Director, Victorian Spinal Cord Service Austin Health, Victoria
Dr Matt Walsh
MBChB, FACEM
Emergency Physician The Royal Melbourne Hospital
Dr Claire Wilkin Paediatric Emergency Trauma Fellow Royal Children’s Hospital, Victoria
Scott Bennetts Manager Clinical Effectiveness Ambulance Victoria
Mr Rondhir Jithoo
FRACS
Consultant Neurosurgeon
RAAF Specialist Reserve Medical Officer
The Alfred, Victoria
 

 

STATE TRAUMA COMMITTEE
Name Position Organisation
Dr Michael Ben-Meir
MBBS, FACEM, M.HlthEthics, Dranzcog, GCMA
Director of Emergency Cabrini Hospital, Melbourne
Dr Kate Martin
MBBS FRACS
General and Trauma Surgeon
Supervisor of General Surgical Training
The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne
Susan McLellan
RN, GRAD CERT (EMERG), CAISS
Trauma Registry Data Manager Victorian State Trauma Registry (VSTR)
Victorian Orthopaedic Trauma Outcomes Registry (VOTOR)
A/Prof Marcus Kennedy
MBBS, FACEM, FRACGP, DA(UK), DipIMC(RCSEd), MHlth ServMt, GAICD
Director Adult Retrieval Victoria
Prof Mark Fitzgerald Director of Trauma Services The Alfred Emergency and Trauma Centre.
A/Prof Rodney Judson Director of Trauma Services The Royal Melbourne Hospital
Prof Peter Cameron
MBBS MD FACEM FCEM (Hon)
Academic Director The Alfred Emergency and Trauma Centre.
Dr Matthew Maiden Intensive Care Physician/ Emergency Barwon Health
Sharon Tonkin Manager East Wimmera Health Service
Mr Rondhir Jithoo
FRACS
Consultant Neurosurgeon
RAAF Specialist Reserve Medical Officer
The Alfred, Victoria
Ms Sue Williams
 
Chief Executive Officer Peninsula Health
Dr Warwick Teague Director of Trauma Services The Royal Children’s Hospital
Dr Andrew Nunn Director, Victorian Spinal Cord Service Austin Health, Victoria
Professor Belinda Gabbe Head Victorian State Trauma Registry
Ms Rebecca Weir Staff Programs Coordinator North East Health
Mrs Nicole Waldron Executive Director Epworth Richmond
Ms Leonie Scott Acting Assistant Director
Acute Programs
Department of Health and Human Services
Ms Karen Fox Executive Director, Clinical Operations Surgery, Women & Children’s, Mental Health, Medical Imaging and State-wide Services, Eastern Health
Dr Sara MacKenzie Emergency Physician Peninsula Health
Mr Bruce Crossett Head of Rapid Recovery Transport Accident Commission
A/Prof Ian Patrick General Manager, Clinical and Community Services Ambulance Victoria
Ms Donna Sherringham Executive Director, Clinical Operations Goulburn Valley Health
Dr Michael Stewart Director Paediatric Infant Perinatal Retrieval Service
 
Ms Sharon Tonkin Manager, Donald Campus East Wimmera Health Service
Prof Joseph Ibrahim Clinical Director Subacute Services Ballarat Health
 

 
 
A big thank you goes out to the following people for all their help, encouragement and advice.

  • Wendy Rossiter
  • Paul Burke
  • Fiona Landgren
  • Ian Patrick
  • James Oswald
  • .........and all the wonderful team at ARV.