Manuscript and Literature Review Committee

The Manuscript and Literature Review Committee is responsible for approving the form and content of manuscripts submitted to the Annual Scientific Assembly through a pre-review process to assist the authors in preparation of their manuscript to the Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery (JTACS). The committee chair monitors the relationship between the JTACS and EAST.  The committee is responsible for selecting the Best Manuscript that is awarded at the Annual Scientific Assembly.

The Manuscript and Literature Review Committee also produces a monthly literature review that is sent out to all EAST members via email.

Committee members are appointed by the President with approval by the Board of Directors.  Committee member terms are three years.  All terms begin in January and conclude in January in the year specificed in "term ends".


Members

David S. Morris, MD, FACSDavid S. Morris, MD, FACS, Chair
Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, UT
Term ends 01/14/2023
Gerard A. Baltazar, DO, FACOSGerard A. Baltazar, DO, FACOS, Committee Member
NYU Winthrop Hospital in Mineola, NY
Term ends 01/14/2023
Bishwajit Bhattacharya, MDBishwajit Bhattacharya, MD, Committee Member
Yale New Haven Hospital in New Haven, CT
Term ends 01/16/2021
Letitia  Bible, MDLetitia Bible, MD, Committee Member
BUMC- University of Arizona in ,
Term ends 01/14/2023
Alexandra Briggs, MDAlexandra Briggs, MD, Committee Member
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH
Term ends 01/15/2022
Joseph T. Carroll, MDJoseph T. Carroll, MD, Committee Member
in ,
Term ends 01/15/2022
Jody DiGiacomo, MDJody DiGiacomo, MD, Committee Member
Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow, NY
Term ends 01/15/2022
Ryan P. Dumas, MDRyan P. Dumas, MD, Committee Member
UTSW Medical Center / Parkland Memorial Hospital in ,
Term ends 01/15/2022
Joseph Fernandez-Moure, MD, MSJoseph Fernandez-Moure, MD, MS, Committee Member
in ,
Term ends 01/15/2022
Daniel J. Grabo, MD, FACSDaniel J. Grabo, MD, FACS, Committee Member
West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV
Term ends 01/14/2023
April A. Grant, MDApril A. Grant, MD, Committee Member
Grady Health System in Atlanta, GA
Term ends 01/15/2022
Joshua P. Hazelton, DO, FACSJoshua P. Hazelton, DO, FACS, Committee Member
Penn State Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, PA
Term ends 01/16/2021
Marcus Hoffman, MDMarcus Hoffman, MD, Committee Member
Baylor College of Medicine in ,
Term ends 01/14/2023
Parker Hu, MDParker Hu, MD, Committee Member
University of Alabama Birmingham in Birmingham, AL
Term ends 01/16/2021
Molly P Jarman, PhD, MPHMolly P Jarman, PhD, MPH, Committee Member
Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA
Term ends 01/15/2022
Dennis Y. Kim, MD, FRCSC, FACS, FCCPDennis Y. Kim, MD, FRCSC, FACS, FCCP, Committee Member
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, CA
Term ends 01/14/2023
Anirudh Kohli, MDAnirudh Kohli, MD, Committee Member
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA
Term ends 01/16/2021
Matthew E. Kutcher, MDMatthew E. Kutcher, MD, Committee Member
University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS
Term ends 01/15/2022
Stefan W. Leichtle, MD, FACSStefan W. Leichtle, MD, FACS, Committee Member
Virginia Commonwealth University Health System in Richmond, VA
Term ends 01/14/2023
Daniel I. Lollar, MDDaniel I. Lollar, MD, Committee Member
Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA
Term ends 01/15/2022
Allison G. McNickle, MDAllison G. McNickle, MD, Committee Member
University of Nevada, Las Vegas in ,
Term ends 01/15/2022
Jonathan P. Meizoso, MD, MSPHJonathan P. Meizoso, MD, MSPH, Committee Member
Denver Health / University of Colorado in Denver, CO
Term ends 01/16/2021
Bryan C. Morse, MS, MDBryan C. Morse, MS, MD, Committee Member
Maine Medical Center in ,
Term ends 01/16/2021
Brian Myer, MDBrian Myer, MD, Committee Member
Regions Hospital in ,
Term ends 01/16/2021
Chaitan Narsule, MDChaitan Narsule, MD, Committee Member
Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in ,
Term ends 01/16/2021
Vanessa Nomellini, MD, PhDVanessa Nomellini, MD, PhD, Committee Member
University of Cincinnati in ,
Term ends 01/16/2021
Alicia R. Privette, MD, FACSAlicia R. Privette, MD, FACS, Committee Member
Medical University of South Carolina in ,
Term ends 01/16/2021
Christine L Ramirez, MDChristine L Ramirez, MD, Committee Member
St. Luke's University Health Network in Bethlehem, PA
Term ends 01/16/2021
Thomas Robb, DOThomas Robb, DO, Committee Member
in ,
Term ends 01/14/2023
Sebastian Schubl, MDSebastian Schubl, MD, Committee Member
University of California, Irvine Medical Center in ,
Term ends 01/15/2022
Forest Sheppard, MDForest Sheppard, MD, Committee Member
Maine Medical Center, Portland Maine in ,
Term ends 01/15/2022
Kelley Sookraj, MDKelley Sookraj, MD, Committee Member
in ,
Term ends 01/15/2022
Brian M. Tibbs, MDBrian M. Tibbs, MD, Committee Member
Texas Health-Dallas Presbyterian in Dallas, TX
Term ends 01/14/2023
Catherine G. Velopulos, MD, MHS, FACSCatherine G. Velopulos, MD, MHS, FACS, Committee Member
University of Colorado Anschutz in ,
Term ends 01/14/2023
Robert D. Winfield, MD, FACSRobert D. Winfield, MD, FACS, Committee Member
University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, KS
Term ends 01/14/2023
Vanessa P. Ho, MD, MPH, FACSVanessa P. Ho, MD, MPH, FACS, Ex Officio
MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, OH
Term ends 01/15/2022

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