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National ATS Director to visit NC

April 14, 2014


Ian Weston, the Executive Director for the American Trauma Society national organization, will visit the NC Division of ATS on Wednesday, April 16. Mr. Weston will attend the Division meeting that morning, starting at 8:30am at the Millis Education Center at High Point Regional Hospital. He will also attend the State Trauma Advisory Council meeting later that day, providing an update on nationwide initiatives by the ATS. Read more about the ATS here.



2014 Injury Prevention Grants

April 14, 2014


The NC Division of the ATS will soon announce the recipients of its 2014 injury prevention grants. Selected projects will have the potential to be replicated in other areas around the state & can serve as a springboard for more injury prevention activities. Recipients will be announced at the NC ATS meeting on April 16 at High Point Regional. Check out the Grants page for more information.



Trauma Survivors Network Expands in NC

October 30, 2013


The American Trauma Society has partnered with several trauma centers across the US to promote the development of its Trauma Survivors' Network (TSN). Carolinas Medical Center (Charlotte) and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center (Winston-Salem) are participating in a program to test the new version of the TSN. Read more about Trauma Survivors' Network here.