Trauma Advisory Committee (TAC) - Meetings and Membership

Meetings are usually held on the fourth Tuesday in the months of January, April, July and October at 12:30 PM at Maine EMS in Augusta.

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TAC Members (July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019)

  First Name

Last Name

Organization/Facility

Town

 

TAC Position
“*” = minimum required

Melinda (Mindy)

Gammon, RN

Mercy Hospital

Portland

Administrator – large hospital (1)*

Matt

Sholl, MD

Maine Medical Center

Portland

MEMS Board (1)*

Regen

Gallagher, DO

Cary Medical Center

Caribou

MHA  (1)*

Thomas

Savadove, MD

Maine Medical Center

Portland

Trauma rehabilitation specialist (1)*

Guy

Nuki, MD

Blue Water Medical Group-
Calais, DownEast, Houlton

 

Administrator – small Hospital (1)*

Pret

Bjorn, RN

Northern Lights EMMC

Bangor

Trauma Program Mgr.

 

 

Maine EMS

Augusta

Director (1)*

Richard

King, MD

Central Maine Medical Ctr.

Lewiston

Trauma surgeon (4)*

Comfort

Hines, MD

Penobscot Bay Medical Ctr.

Rockport

Emergency physician (2)*

Joseph

Rappold, MD

Maine Medical Center

Portland

Trauma surgeon (4)*

Norman

Dinerman, MD

Northern Lights EMMC

Bangor

Emergency physician

Nathan

Morse

Maine CDC

Augusta

Rural health

Gwen

Downs, MD

Maine General Medical Ctr.

Augusta

Emergency physician (2)*

Tammy

LaChance, RN

Central Maine Medical Ctr.

Lewiston

Trauma program mgr.

Carlo

Gammaitoni, MD

MaineGeneral Medical Ctr.

Augusta

Trauma surgeon (4)*

Thomas

Judge, EMT-P

LifeFlight of Maine

Bangor

Air ambulance (1)*

Kevin

Kendall, MD

MaineGeneral Medical Ctr.

Augusta

Emergency physician

William

Jenkins

Maine CDC

Augusta

Public health preparedness

Julie

Ontengco, NP, EMT-P

Maine Medical Ctr.

Portland

Trauma Program Mgr.

Joanne

LeBrun, EMT-P

Tri-County EMS, INC

Lewiston

Regional coord. (1)*

Geno

Murray, EMT-P

Community Member

Greenville

System user (1)*

Nancy

Jackson, RN

Miles Memorial Hospital

Damariscotta

Emergency nurse (1)*

Amy

Fenwick, MD

Northern Lights EMMC

Bangor

Trauma surgeon (4)*

Chris

Paré, EMT-P

Wells EMS

Wells

Prehospital care provider (2)*

Gail

Ross

Northern Lights EMMC

Bangor

Trauma data mgr.

Heather

Cady, RN

LifeFlight of Maine

Lewiston

Critical care nurse (1)*

Tim

Pieh, MD

MaineGeneral Medical Ctr.

Augusta

ED Physician

Jennifer

Granata, RN

Southern Maine Health Care

Biddeford

Administrator – medium hospital (1)*

Kim

McGraw, RN

Bridgton/LFOM

Bridgton

Emergency nurse

Lyndsy

Bragg, RN

MaineGeneral Medical Ctr.

Augusta

Trauma nurse

David

Stuchiner, MD

 

Lewiston

System advisor

Sheila

Nelson

Maine CDC

Augusta

Injury Prevention

Mark

McAllister, MD

MaineGeneral Medical Ctr.

Augusta

ED Physician

David

Ciraulo, DO

Maine Medical Center

Portland

Trauma Surgeon

Ian

Reight, MD

MaineGeneral Medical Ctr.

Augusta

Trauma Surgeon

Ben

Zetterman, EMT-P

Aroostook EMS

Caribou

Prehospital Care Provider (2)*

Kevin

McGinnis, EMT-P

NEMHS

Scarborough

System Advisor

Pete

Tilney, DO

Central Maine Medical Ctr.

Lewiston

Emergency Physician

Anna

Moses, RN

Northern Lights EMMC

Bangor

Trauma Nurse Coord

Bruce

Chung, MD

Maine Medical Center

Portland

Trauma Surgeon

Marc

Minkler, EMT-P

Maine EMS

Augusta

EMS-C Coordinator

Rick

Petrie, EMT-P

APEMS

Regions 1,3,4,6

Chair

Ian

Neilson, MD

Maine Medical Center

Portland

Pediatric Surgeon