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World Trauma Congress 2016

August 17 @ 8:00 am - August 20 @ 5:00 pm


World Trauma Congress 2016, to be held at New Delhi, India from Aug 17th through 20th, 2016. The congress co-hosted by the Indian Society for Trauma and Acute Care (ISTAC) and the World Coalition for Trauma Care (WCTC) will be organized by the J P N Apex Trauma Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences. ISTAC has been actively involved in advancing the knowledge in the field of Trauma and Acute Care through education and research over the years.The main objective of this congress is to exchange ideas, experiences and lessons learned about the role of internationally accepted systems and protocols in the field of trauma care, mass causality incidents, and disasters. This meeting will enlighten us regarding issues pertaining to Trauma Systems, Trauma Surgery, Trauma Critical Care, Neuro-trauma, Orthopaedic Trauma, Trauma Reconstructive Surgery, Disaster & Military Surgery, Trauma Nursing, Rehabilitation, Injury prevention as well as issues related to the UN Decade of Action on Road Safety. The congress will also include various pre-conference trauma and critical care related courses.

Important Dates                                                                                                                                          

1st May, 2015  Start of Online Registration and Abstract Submission

1st March, 2016 Deadline for Pre-early bird Registration and deadline for submission of Abstract

10th March, 2016 Notification of abstract acceptance

10th April, 2016 Last date for registration of delegates whose paper has been accepted
(at pre early registration fee)

1st May, 2016 Deadline for Early bird registration and cancellation of Registration

15th July, 2016 Deadline for congress registrations

15th-17th August, 2016 Pre Congress Workshop & Courses

17th-20th August, 2016 Main Congress


Scientific Programe Highlights

Main Topics

  • World Trauma Congress/ Multidisciplinary Trauma Care/ Cerebrospinal Trauma
  • Trauma Critical and Intensive Care
  • Facio-maxillary trauma
  • Complex Musculoskeletal trauma
  • Torso Trauma
  • Abdominal Trauma
  • Trauma Radiology
  • Military and Disaster Surgery
  • Regenerative Medicine & Trauma Reconstructive Surgery
  • Trauma Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
  • Trauma Education and Simulation
  • Nursing
  • Rehabilitation
  • UN (Global Alliance for the Care of Injured and Decade of Action for Road Safety)
  • Pre-hospital course
  • Miscellaneous
 Pre-Congress Workshop and Courses*
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
  • Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses (ATCN)
  • AIIMS Critical Care Course for Surgeons (ACCCS)
  • AIIMS Ultrasonographic Trauma Life Support (AUTLS)
  • Cadeveric workshop on Vascular accesses in Trauma
  • Basics of Ventilation for Surgeons
  • Workshop for Trauma Nursing
  • Workshop on Disaster Management
  • Workshop on Simulation in Trauma Education