DSTC has developed under the umbrella of IATSIC, International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care. This second Saudi DSTC Course is being promoted by the Saudi Society of General Surgery (SSGS), King Abdulaziz University Hospital. Clearly it's been recognized that DSTC is an outstanding educational event meeting the very real needs of surgeons caring for trauma victims.


Course Objectives:


- Assessment of the probabilities of organ injury

- Technical surgical strategies

- Decision-making in trauma surgery

- Group discussions drawing on the experiences of faculty members.

- Practical sessions for skills training




- Comprehensive Trauma Surgery Board Review

- Surgical theory and hands on training Course using Animal /Cadaver Lab




- Surgeons

- Surgery specialists

- Senior Surgical Trainees