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Study of Pre-Hospital Deaths Underway

Trauma Survivor Defies Odds

Advocacy

ADVOCACY

Fighting to increase research funding for trauma, a major public health and security challenge.

Research

RESEARCH

Coordinating clinical studies and research infrastructure to improve trauma survivor outcomes.

Knowledge

KNOWLEDGE

Translating trauma research discoveries to advance medical care quickly and save lives.

National Trauma Research Repository (NTRR)

Coming in 2018! The National Trauma Research Repository will be a web platform for uploading and managing research datasets to support data sharing among trauma investigators.

Trauma Care in the United States

Courtesy of The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, 2016.

SOURCES: WISQRS, CDC, NIH, MEDICAL NEWS TODAY 9/21/15

Leading Causes of Death, USA 2014

SOURCE: Data retrieved from NCIPC. 2015b

Coalition for National Trauma Research (CNTR)

CNTR is composed of the nation’s premier trauma surgical societies AAST, EAST and WTA—as well as the ACS Committee on Trauma and the National Trauma Institute. CNTR engages in advocacy work at the Congressional and national agency level.

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Ellen MacKenzie Earns Distinguished Professorship at JHU

July 20, 2017--Trauma expert Ellen MacKenzie, PhD, was named Johns Hopkins University’s 30th Bloomberg Distinguished...
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UK Study Identifies Early Immune System Changes following Trauma

July 19, 2017--A study conducted by researchers at the University of Birmingham in the UK and published in PLOS Medicine...
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CNTR Investigation of Pre-Hospital Deaths Gets Underway

Funded with a $4 million Department of Defense grant, the Multi-Institutional Multidisciplinary Injury Mortality...
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Multi-Center Investigation of Pulmonary Embolism to be Funded by Defense Research Program

Under the auspices of the Coalition for National Trauma Research (of which, NTI is a member), the CLOTT group (Coalition of...
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Coalition for National Trauma Research (CNTR)

CNTR is composed of the nation’s premier trauma surgical societies AAST, EAST and WTA—as well as the ACS Committee on Trauma and the National Trauma Institute. CNTR engages in advocacy work at the Congressional and national agency level.

Learn More

Ellen MacKenzie Earns Distinguished Professorship at JHU

July 20, 2017--Trauma expert Ellen MacKenzie, PhD, was named Johns Hopkins University’s 30th...
Read More

UK Study Identifies Early Immune System Changes following Trauma

July 19, 2017--A study conducted by researchers at the University of Birmingham in the UK and...
Read More

CNTR Investigation of Pre-Hospital Deaths Gets Underway

Funded with a $4 million Department of Defense grant, the Multi-Institutional Multidisciplinary...
Read More

Multi-Center Investigation of Pulmonary Embolism to be Funded by Defense Research Program

Under the auspices of the Coalition for National Trauma Research (of which, NTI is a member), the...
Read More

During Trauma Awareness Month: A Program to Stop the Bleeding

Dr. Ronald Stewart, Chair of the Department of Surgery at the UT Health Science Center San...
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Trauma research is vastly underfunded relative to the cost to society of traumatic injuries.

Joaquin Castro

U.S. Representative