STAC Applicant Review Committee – Minnesota Department of Health

State Trauma Advisory Council
Applicant Review Committee



The Applicant Review Committee (ARC) evaluates applications for trauma hospital designation and site visit reports before they are presented to the STAC.

Meeting Schedule

The Applicant Review Committee meets via teleconference. A meeting is canceled if there are no materials ready for review two weeks prior to the scheduled meeting date. Meetings of the Applicant Review Committee are closed to the public due to the sensitive nature of the material discussed.

2022 Meetings
July 26
August 23
September 27
October 25
November 22
December 20
2023 Meetings
January 24
February 21
March 28
April 25
May 23
June 27
July 25
August 29
September 26
October 24
November 21
December 19


Tami Bong, R.N.
Level 1 or 2 Trauma Program Manager
Kris Drevlow, D.O.
Level 3 or 4 Family Medicine Emergency Physician
Julie Gutzmer, M.D.
Rural General Surgeon
Angi Grimm, R.N.
Level 3 or 4 Trauma Program Manager
Michael McGonigal, M.D.
Level 1 or 2 Trauma Surgeon
Thomas Pahl, PA-C
Rural Physician Assistant

If you have questions regarding the Applicant Review Committee, contact the designation coordinator.