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    The AAST Membership Application Portal is NOW OPEN!

    Do you have a colleague or mentee that you think would be a great addition to AAST? Sponsor them today! 

    Members can sponsor up to three applications! Membership in the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma is based on a demonstration of sustained commitment to Acute Care Surgery which includes Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, and Emergency General Surgery.
    The AAST Membership Portal Closes July 1, 2022
    For all information regarding AAST Membership categories,
    application link, and deadlines, click below!

    Annual Meeting Scholarships are Now Open!

    Do you know an outstanding resident? A medical student that goes above and beyond? A fellow who always goes the extra mile?

    Encourage them to catapult their surgical career by applying for an AAST Annual Meeting Scholarship today!

    Annual meeting scholarships are available for medical students, residents, and in-training fellows. The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage young investigators to become a part of the AAST community, network with leading trauma surgeons, and engage in the cutting edge program at the Annual Meeting. 

    The AAST Membership Portal Closes June 15, 2022

    For More Information and Application Link, Click Below!

    The Hotel Block for the 81st Annual Meeting is Open Now!

    A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hyatt Regency Chicago at the special group rate of $259 single/double per night, plus tax and fees. 

    Reservations can be made by clicking here or calling 888-421-1442 and reference: American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST) Annual Meeting.
    Click Below for Additional Hotel and Travel Information
    Donate to the "Experience AAST" Auction!

    Donate to the "Experience AAST" Auction! Through the experience AAST auction, we have really learned as an organization how talented our members are!

    AAST Experience and item donation are now open!

    From delicious macarons to beautiful wooden cutting boards, members have an opportunity to not only share their talent but also fundraise for AAST! For the 2021 auction, the total amount raised from auction items alone was over 379% the listed value of auction items. Not only is this a an opportunity to raise money for AAST scholarships, but to showcase any hobbies or other professions!
    Click HERE to donate and give back to the trauma community!
    Join the AASTConnect + TACS App Today!

    AAST's Tools for Acute Care Surgery (TACS) puts educational resources and opportunities to network with AAST members at your fingertips.

    Through TACS, access AAST-vetted and approved resources at your fingertips, including medical calculators, procedural videos, journal article review and SO much more!

    Click here to Join AASTConnect + Tools for Acute Care Surgery

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