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NEW!! AAST President announces the launch of the Coalition for National Trauma Research (CNTR), of which the WTA is a member.

The WTA lost 5 members during 2013.  Since its beginning, our Association has lost 9 members. At the 2014 WTA meeting, the Board of Directors passed a resolution to memorialize each departed member's life on our website.  Click here to see the page dedicated to the life of Past President M. Gage Oschsner, M.D.

Read a note from the WTA Historian

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Welcome to the WTA

The 45th Annual Meeting will take place March 1-6, 2015 in Telluride, Colorado.  The Scientific Sessions, Exhibits, and Annual Banquet will be held at the Telluride Conference Center, a short outdoor walk from both The Peaks Resort & Spa and the Hotel Madeline.

Make Your Hotel Reservations TODAY and check out the 2015 WTA Travel Guide.

Meeting Registration is now open!!

Download the 2015 WTA Program Book!!

About the WTA

The Western Trauma Association is committed to the improvement of trauma care through research, education, sharing of clinical experiences, and the development of physicians of all specialties who are involved in the care of trauma patients. The goals of the Association are not only the intellectual growth attained through increased knowledge, but also the emotional growth attained through camaraderie and interaction with family and friends in an environment conducive to winter sports.