Improving Trauma Care Worldwide
  • Call for Nominations for Board of Directors

    The ITLS Nominating Committee is seeking your nominations for Board of Directors candidates to be elected at the annual meeting held at the International Trauma Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. The term of office for all positions is three years. Nominations will be accepted until August 30, 2019.

     
  • ITLS Duty to Respond Is Here!

    Announcing the publication of ITLS Duty to Respond (DTR)! The 1-day practical trauma management course is designed for first responders who have a duty to respond to emergencies. The course focuses on initial patient evaluation and critical interventions required until the next level of care arrives. The DTR Field Guide is $20 and now available in the ITLS Bookstore online.

     
  • Congratulations to New ITLS Training Centre in France

    Congratulations to ITLS’ newest training centre – Remote Medicine France. We are looking forward to working with you on our shared mission of reducing death and disability from trauma.

     
  • Registration Open Now for International Trauma Conference Las Vegas!

    The International Trauma Conference is returning to the Tropicana Las Vegas this November, and registration is open online now! Register today to join us for world-class trauma education and networking on the Las Vegas Strip, November 12-16.

     
  • Awards Nomination Process Open Now

    Help us recognize deserving individuals by submitting a nomination for one of ITLS’ annual awards. Each year, ITLS acknowledges its finest medical directors, coordinators, and instructors based on nominations from its chapters and training centres. Nominations including a letter of support are due August 30.

     
  • ITLS Case-Based Learning Scenarios Released

    A new resource is available for ITLS instructors: the Case-Based Learning Scenarios and Scenario Evaluation Rubric. This release includes the first two sets of teaching scenarios. The scenario format has been designed specifically to enhance instructors’ efficiency and effectiveness when teaching.

     
  • Two New Current Thinking Position Papers Published

    The ITLS Editorial Board has just released in May 2019 two new position papers. Topics are: use of c-collars in spinal motion restriction and damage control resuscitation for severe hemorrhage/shock in prehospital management.

     
  • Get Involved at 2019 Conference: Submit Research, Send Competition Team

    The 2019 International Trauma Conference is November 13-16, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, and ITLS is looking for individuals to get involved! The Trauma Competition is now accepting teams and the Research Forum is seeking submissions.

     
  • ITLS Announces Rapid Renewal Provider Update

    The Rapid Renewal Provider Update is here! This blended-learning program combines an online component with the Written Exam and Patient Assessment Practical Exam in the classroom setting to allow you to quickly, easily and effectively renew your ITLS Provider certification.

     
  • Exhibit at International Trauma Conference in Las Vegas

    Exhibiting at the International Trauma Conference brings you face-to-face with key decision makers who purchase emergency medical products and services for EMS systems, hospitals and training institutions around the world. Join us in Las Vegas in November!

     

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Shop at AmazonSmile and Amazon will make a donation to ITLS. To get started and designate ITLS as your charitable organization, visit: http://smile.amazon.com/ch/63-0983720 Select Basic Trauma Life Support International Inc. as the organization you would like donations to go to. That’s it! Support us every time you shop on Amazon --  be sure to use the link smile.amazon.com. ITLS will receive donations for every purchase you make using this link.  

Save the Date for 2019 International Trauma Conference!

Save the date and plan to join us November 13 – 16, 2019 at the Tropicana Las Vegas for the 2019 International Trauma Conference. Now accepting applications for Trauma Competition Teams and Research Showcase Abstract presentations. Find out more