Injury and Trauma are steadily increasing in the third world becoming a major public health problem. According to the recent WHO report, by 2020 Trauma will be the third largest killer in the developing world.
Considering the magnitude of the problem little has been achieved in terms of scientific research and education in the field of Trauma Care in our country.
The mission of the ISTAC® is to provide a professional forum for the exchange of information, education and training regarding all aspects of Trauma Care including Pre-hospital, In-hospital acute care and definitive care for accident and trauma victims. Exchange of information and education through training programs will also focus on the field of Disaster Medicine.