12th Annual Virtual Southwest Trauma and Acute Care Symposium – October 7-8, 2021


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Banner Health and the Arizona Trauma Association.  Banner Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Banner Health designates this internet live activity for a maximum of 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™  (Oct 7 = 4.75 Credits and Oct 8 = 4.5 Credits) Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



    STACS is a multi-disciplinary trauma conference featuring nationally renown trauma surgeons and trauma nurses as speakers. learn more

  • Abstracts


    Abstracts can be submitted for posters and/or formal presentations in front of our national audience for prizes from $75 – $250! learn more

  • Vendors


    Support is needed to make this a successful event. Exhibit space, poster session sponsorship are available. learn more

  • About the Symposium

    On behalf of the Arizona Trauma Association, we’re pleased to invite you to attend the 12th annual Southwest Trauma and Acute Care Symposium (STACS). Many outstanding national and local speakers will deliver lectures on the most relevant trauma and critical care topics. The symposium will be held virtually on October 7-8, 2021. STACS is a world class multi-disciplinary trauma conference available live, or “on demand” via internet from anywhere in the world! The format is perfect for presenting live in a conference room anywhere, making it accessible to the ENTIRE trauma team! Last year, over 45 hospitals, trauma centers, military hospitals, and regional EMS sites successfully presented the Simulcast to their staff and faculty.  Start the planning for your hospital now! Register NOW at live.arizonatrauma.edu. Abstract submission opens soon. Submit for poster or podium presentation.

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    About Arizona Trauma

    The Arizona Trauma Association (AzTA) was started by a group of surgeons in 2007 to improve the delivery of health care to injured patients throughout the state of Arizona by supporting collaborative research, education and outreach activities of trauma centers in the state of Arizona.

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