Meet The Trauma Services Team

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Meet Our Trauma Services Team

The Trauma Center at Le Bonheur is led by Medical Director Regan Williams, MD. Our dedicated trauma team also includes a Trauma Program Manager Anissa Revels, BSN, RN, coordinators, registrars, nurse practitioners, a research coordinator, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) liaison and data analyst. The Trauma team also works collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team of orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, anesthesiologists, critical care intensivists, emergency physicians, plastic surgeons and otolaryngologists. This coordinated care ensures that a high level of expertise is available for each child.

Medical Director

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Dr. Williams is director of Pediatric Burn Services and assistant professor of surgery and pediatrics at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center. She is certified by the American Board of Surgery with special qualifications in pediatric surgery. Her clinical interests include neonatal surgery, general and thoracic pediatric surgery, trauma surgery and burn care.

Trauma Program Manager

Anissa Cooper
Anissa Cooper, MSN, RN

Anissa Cooper received her Master’s degree in Nursing Leadership from the University of North Alabama in 2018. She is the Trauma Program Director of LeBonheur Children’s Hospital Level I Pediatric Trauma Center. She has been a nurse for 19 years and has served in this role for 7 years. She is dedicated to making sure all pediatric trauma patients receive the best quality care while at Le Bonheur hospital. She is currently an ATLS Coordinator and TNCC Instructor.

Trauma Surgeons

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Dr. Weatherall, a pediatric surgeon, is the surgical director of Le Bonheur’s Healthy Lifestyle Clinic. She completed her general surgery training at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida, and her pediatric surgery fellowship training at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital. Her clinical focus includes adolescent bariatric surgery, robotic surgery, and other complex pediatric and neonatal surgical processes.

Trauma Nurse Practitioners

Trauma Services Team Members

Trauma Nurse Coordinators

Amie Yates

Angela Nobert

Nina Campbell

Data Analyst

Sam Sheppard

Lead Trauma Registrar

Kathryn Stewart

Trauma Registrar

Becky Riddles

Kathleen Berrie

Trauma Social Worker

Wanda Keath

Trauma Research Coordinator

Sandy Grimes

CRPC/EMS Outreach Coordinator

John Wright 

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