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77th Annual Meeting of AAST and Clinical Congress of Acute Care Surgery and 4th World Trauma Congress
September 26-29, 2018
Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA
** meeting starts at 7:30 am on Wednesday, September 26th.
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The next webcast will be held on January 17, 2018 at 5 p.m. (Eastern)
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January 2018Volume 84, Issue 1
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Ernest E. Moore, MD Editor-in-Chief
Timothy C. Fabian, MD Editor-in-Chief
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Geriatric Trauma/ACS Committee
Deborah Stein, MD, Chair (2018)
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According to the US Census Bureau, the estimated population of individuals older than 65 years was 35 million in 2006, and it is expected that this population will double to 70 million by 2030 (1). This group is also anticipated to grow to more than 86 million, or 1 in five persons, by 2050 (2–4). Currently, older adults have fewer disabilities and more active lifestyles than those of previous generations, which increases their risk of injury... Read More
AAST President 2018Michael F. Rotondo, MD
“Execute on the Vision”—these are the words I used at the annual business meeting in Baltimore to set the tone and approach for our work over the next year. I am humbled to follow in the footsteps of our immediate past president, Dr. Raul Coimbra, who set us on an amazing path to the future through his transformational leadership of the AAST over the past year... Read More
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