• Studies in Development

    The studies below have been reviewed and approved by the AAST Multi-Institutional Trials Committee. These studies are in the development phase and have not yet begun enrolling patients. If you are interested in participating in these studies, please contact the Principal Investigator for additional information. 


    Current Management of Necrotizing Pancreatitis


    Principal Investigator: 
    Kimberly A. Davis, M.D., M.B.A.
    Yale New Haven Hospital 
    Yale University, Department of Surgery
    New Haven, Connecticut 06520


    Impact of Time to Surgery on Mortality in Hypotensive Patients with Non-Compressible Torso Hemorrhage; a AAST Multicenter Prospective, Observational Study


    Principal Investigator:
    Juan Duchesne, MD, FACS, FCCP, FCCM
    Section Chief Trauma & Critical Care, Tulane University School of Medicine
    TICU Medical Director
    University Medical Center, Norman E. McSwain Jr MD Spirit of Charity
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70112

    Co-Principal Investigators:

    Danielle Tatum, Ph.D.
    Trauma Research Director, Our Lady of the Lake RMC
    Assistant Professor, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

    Nicholas Namias, MD, MBA, FACS, FCCM
    Robert Zeppa Professor of Surgery and Anesthesiology
    Chief, Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, and Acute Care Surgery
    Daughtry Department Family of Surgery, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, and
    Jackson Memorial Hospital, Ryder Trauma Center, Miami, FL

    Jonathan P. Meizoso, MD, MSPH
    General Surgery Resident
    Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL

    Kareem Ibraheem, MD
    Research Fellow
    Trauma & Critical Care, Tulane University School of Medicine