State Trauma Advisory Council – Minnesota Department of Health

State Trauma Advisory Council (STAC)

The State Trauma Advisory Council was established by legislation to advise, consult with and make recommendations to the Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Health regarding the development, maintenance and improvement of the statewide trauma system.

Operating Procedures (PDF)
Mission and Vision

Meetings
Minutes
Subcommittees
Workgroups
Members

Meetings

2020
March 3
April 22 Emergency Meeting
June 2
September 15
December 8

2021
March 2
June 8
September 14
December 7

Minutes

2020
June 2 (PDF)
April 22 (PDF)
March 3 (PDF)

2019
December 10 (PDF)
September 10 (PDF)
June 4 (PDF)
March 5 (PDF)

2018
December 4 (PDF)
September 11 (PDF)
June 5 (PDF)
March 13 (PDF)

Subcommittees

Applicant Review Committee (ARC) Executive Committee
Joint Policy Committee (JPC)

Workgroups

Performance Improvement Work Group Data Work Group

Members

Michael McGonigal, M.D.; Chair
Level 1 or 2 Trauma Surgeon
Regions Hospital, St. Paul
Term expires January 8, 2024
Thomas Pahl, PA-C; Vice Chair
Rural Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
Glacial Ridge Health System, Glenwood
Term expires January 8, 2024
Tami Bong, R.N.
Level 1 or 2 Trauma Program Manager
St. Cloud Hospital
Term expires January 2, 2023
Rick Breuer
Rural Hospital Administrator
Community Memorial Hospital, Cloquet Term expires January 8, 2024
Aaron Burnett, M.D.
State EMS Medical Director
EMS Regulatory Board
Term determined by the EMS Regulatory Board
Kris Drevlow, D.O.
Rural Level 3 or 4 Family Medicine Emergency Physician
District One Hospital, Faribault
Term expires January 2, 2023
Mark Ebeling, Paramedic
Rural EMS Attendant or Ambulance Director
Perham Area EMS
Term expires January 2, 2023
Maria Flor, R.N.
Level 3 or 4 Trauma Program Manager
Mayo Clinic Health System—St. James
Term expires January 8, 2024
Julie Gutzmer, M.D.
Rural General Surgeon
Lake Region Healthcare, Fergus Falls
Term expires January 6, 2020
Denise Klinkner, M.D.
Pediatrician or Pediatric Surgeon
Mayo Clinic Hospital Saint Marys Campus, Rochester
Term expires January 2, 2023
Colonel Matt Langer
Commissioner of Public Safety Designee
Minnesota State Patrol
Term determined by the Commissioner of Public Safety
Steven Lockman, M.D.
Rehabilitation Specialist
Minnesota Neurorehabilitation Institute, Plymouth
Term expires January 2, 2023
John Lyng, M.D.
Emergency Medicine Physician
North Memorial Health Hospital, Robbinsdale
Term expires January 2, 2023
Kyle Nelson, M.D.
Level 1 or 2 Neurosurgeon
North Memorial Health Hospital, Robbinsdale
Term expires January 8, 2024
Elizabeth Weber, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon
Children's Minnesota
Term expires January 2, 2023

 

If you have questions regarding the STAC, contact the trauma system coordinator.