Trauma Program / Overview
The UofT Trauma Program proivdes a comprehensive platform to support trauma education, scholarship and clinical practice at the University of Toronto, integrating all surgical, medical, nursing, and allied health specialties. This program will support clinical excellence, patient and family focused care, ongoing quality assurance, education & research, and injury prevention and assume a leadership role in the advancement of trauma care delivery.
The UofT Trauma Program aims to:
- Provide leadership in the delivery of specialized care of the severely injured patients
- Provide coordinated patient-focused care recommendations through close collaboration with EMS, referring institutions, and facilities providing pre & post-acute care
- Provide leadership in the areas of injury-related research, education and injury prevention.