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World Trauma Congress

View more about the  past World Trauma Congresses.


6th World Trauma Congress

The 6th World Trauma Congress will be held in Tokyo, Japan from August 9-12, 2023 at the Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo.

5th World Trauma Congress

The 5th World Trauma Congress was held virtually from February 14-18, 2021

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4th World Trauma Congress

The 4th World Trauma Congress was be held in San Diego, California from September 26–29, 2018 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt.

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Preliminary Program 

Full AAST 2018 Schedule

Full WTC Schedule

OTA/DGOU Combined Session

WTC Paper Abstracts

WTC Poster Abstracts

3rd World Trauma Congress

The 5th World Trauma Congress was held virtually from February 14-18, 2021

The venue of the conference has been finalized and is “Vigyan Bhawan” New Delhi. It is a high profile, state of art convention centre, generally used for Multinational Summits and is under the Ministry of Urban Development, Federal Govt. of India. The Centre has multiple halls and an attached Annex with Media Centre and three more halls. There is a large outdoor space which will be covered with state of art temporary air-conditioned halls .

Attending Societies:
Indian Society for Trauma and Acute Care (ISTAC)
World Coalition for Trauma Care (WCTC)

J. P. N. Apex Trauma Centre (JPNATC)


2nd World Trauma Congress

The 2nd World Trauma Congress took place in Frankfurt, Germany May 24-27, 2014 at the Congress Center.

Organized by:

European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery

World Coalition for Trauma Care

German Trauma Society

Here are the links to the Final ProgramDelegate Survey, and Editorial.

1st World Trauma Congress

The World Trauma Congress was held in the beautiful city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 22-25, 2012.

Organized by:



Here are links to Editorial in World Journal of Emergency Surgery1st WTC Flyer 1, and 1st WTC Flyer 2.

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