Medical students’ experiences and perspectives from a local, multidisciplinary trauma conference

Keywords: medical education, conference experience, surgery training

Abstract

The 2nd annual Cape Town International Trauma Conference (CTITC) was hosted at the Century City Conference Centre on the 21st and 22nd of November 2019. This conference was the first time the Trauma Society of South Africa (TSSA) and the South Africa Orthopaedic Trauma Society (SAOTS) joined forces with the South African Association of Paediatric Surgery (SAAPS) to put the leading voices and experts in the fields of emergency and paediatric surgery together under one roof to learn from each other, to the benefit of all the attendees and their patients.

Author Biographies

R R Boden, University of Cape Town

Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa

M I Majiet, University of Cape Town

Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Q A Parker, University of Cape Town

Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Published
2020-04-02
How to Cite
Boden, R., Majiet, M., & Parker, Q. (2020). Medical students’ experiences and perspectives from a local, multidisciplinary trauma conference. South African Journal of Surgery, 58(01), 46-47. Retrieved from http://sajs.redbricklibrary.com/index.php/sajs/article/view/3239
Section
Letters to the Editor