NTI Launches the National Trauma Research Repository to Support Data Sharing
This year, AAST has more ways than ever to join the global phenomenon that has supported thousands of organizations. Last year AAST reached its highest #GivingTuesday amount of $23,000! This year, lets hit $25,000 and we are going to need your help to do it.
Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, #GivingTuesday is a celebration of our members and friends who support the betterment of trauma through investing in AAST. #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving powered by social media and collaboration.
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Registration for the MIS Multisociety Advanced Skills Training in Emergency Surgery (MASTERS) course is now open!
The course will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2020.
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In partnership with the American Foundation for Firearm Injury Reduction in Medicine (AFFIRM), American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST), Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST), and Western Trauma Association (WTA), the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma (ACS COT) is offering a fully funded two-year onsite fellowship in firearm injury prevention research, beginning July/August 2020 (flexible) through June 2022.
AAST has research funding resources available to all who may be elligible.
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The next webcast will be held on November 20, 2019 at 5 p.m. (Eastern)
AAST Hosts 117 CME Hours Online Now!
For those not looking for CME, past Grand Rounds are available here.
AAST is now providing online CME for JOT articles and archived Grand Rounds.
December 2019Volume 87, Issue 6
Table of Contents
Timothy C. Fabian, MD Editor-in-Chief
Patient Assessment Committee
Marie Crandall, MD, Chair (2017 - 2020)
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The AAST Patient Assessment Committee is focused on developing systems to measure disease severity and patient outcomes for research and quality improvement in acute care surgery. One of our largest projects in the past five years has been to define the scope and burden of emergency general surgery diseases ... Read More
AAST President 2020David A. Spain, MD
Dear AAST Members, Most importantly, let me welcome our new members - including our inaugural class of associate members. It is an honor to have you join our organization. Let me say what a deep and humbling honor it is to serve as your president this year. I attended ... Read More
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