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International conference, CME cum Live Workshop
Inaugural conference of the Indian Society Trauma and Acute Care(ISTAC®)
28th – 30th Nov. 2008
Apex Trauma Center, AIIMS
Siri Fort Auditorium Complex
New Delhi, India


 “Trauma 2008” – an International Conference, CME cum Live Workshop & Inaugural Conference of the Indian Society for Trauma and Acute Care (ISTAC®) was organized under the chairmanship of Prof. M.C. Misra. The theme of the conference was “Resuscitation to Rehabilitation”.  The conference was inaugurated by the chief guest Lt. Governor Hon’ble Shri Tejendra Khanna. The main attraction of the inauguration ceremony was a panel discussion on “Injury prevention and Road Safety” by eminent panelists representing all sections of the society. This was followed by a night of Melody by renowned Vocalist Padmashree Shri Hariharan.   
This was a unique congress bringing in all the specialists working in the field of trauma under one roof. This was for the first time that a conference dedicated to trauma care was organized under the leadership of Apex Trauma center AIIMS. Seven concurrent workshops (ABCDE of Trauma; Maxillo-facial Workshop; Trauma radiology workshop; Neuro-trauma workshop, Cost-effective computerization in hospital, Trauma nurse coordinator and Physiotherapy Workshops) interactive lectures, symposia, and panel discussions were attended by more than 700 delegates and 100 international and national faculties. Trauma nurse coordinator workshop and Physiotherapy workshop were the highlights of the conference and were especially organized for the first time to spread a message about holistic care of a trauma victim. Postgraduate medical students, nurses and technicians were awarded for best research paper presentations. The conference was considered a huge success as reflected by the feedback forms received from delegates.

Photographs of TRAUMA 2008  

Trauma 2008 Inauguration
Trauma 2008 Inauguration at Siri Fort Auditorium 28-11-2008

TRAUMA 2008 Workshop 28-11-08
TRAUMA 2008 ABCDE Workshop
TRAUMA 2008 Cost Effective Computerization Workshop
TRAUMA 2008 Maxillofacial Workshop
TRAUMA 2008 Neurotrauma Workshop
TRAUMA 2008 Physiotherapy Workshop
TRAUMA 2008 Trauma Nurse Coordinator Workshop
TRAUMA 2008 Trauma Radiology Workshop
TRAUMA 2008 Workshop Registration & Common Photos

TRAUMA 2008 Conference

Trauma 2008 Conference 29-11-2008
Trauma 2008 Conference 30-11-2008

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