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

Mark J. Seamon, MD, FACSMark J. Seamon, MD, FACS, Chair
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA
Term ends 01/18/2020
Bishwajit Bhattacharya, MDBishwajit Bhattacharya, MD, Committee Member
Yale New Haven Hospital in New Haven, CT
Term ends 01/16/2021
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
Damien Carter, MDDamien Carter, MD, Committee Member
Maine Medical Center in ,
Term ends 01/18/2020
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
in ,
Term ends 01/15/2022
Joseph Farhat, MDJoseph Farhat, MD, Committee Member
North Memorial Medical Center in ,
Term ends 01/18/2020
Joseph Fernandez-Moure, MD, MSJoseph Fernandez-Moure, MD, MS, Committee Member
in ,
Term ends 01/15/2022
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 ,
Term ends 01/16/2021
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
Uzer Khan, MD, MBBSUzer Khan, MD, MBBS, Committee Member
West Virginia University in ,
Term ends 01/18/2020
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
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
Emory University - Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, GA
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
Dylan Nieman, MD, PhDDylan Nieman, MD, PhD, Committee Member
Rutgers - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Rutgers, NJ
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
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
Duraid Younan, MDDuraid Younan, MD, Committee Member
University of Alabama-Birmingham in Birmingham, AL
Term ends 01/18/2020
Martin D. Zielinski, MD, FACSMartin D. Zielinski, MD, FACS, Committee Member
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN
Term ends 01/18/2020
Vanessa P. Ho, MD, MPHVanessa P. Ho, MD, MPH, Ex Officio
University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, OH
Term ends 01/15/2022
Matthew J. Martin, MD, FACSMatthew J. Martin, MD, FACS, Ex Officio
Scripps Mercy Medical Center in San Diego, CA
Term ends 01/18/2020

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