Information and registration

Definitive Surgical Trauma Care/Definitive Anesthetic Trauma Care.

7-9 February and 6-8 November 2024 at Sahlgrenska University Hospital.

The DSTC/DATC is designed to teach qualified surgeons and anesthetists in strategic thinking and decision making in the management of the severely injured patients and provide them with practical surgical skills to manage major organ injuries. It is an intensive 3-day course comprising lectures, interactive case discussions and practical surgical skills training with a faculty consisting of national and international experienced trauma surgeons and anesthetists. The course language will be English.

Course Director: Ragnar Ang, Head of Trauma and Senior Consultant Acute and Trauma Surgery

Course Coordinator: Patric Antonsson, Trauma Coordinator patric.antonsson@vgregion.se

Course secretary: Lotta Beaird, lotta.beaird@vgregion.se

Course participants: A maximum of 16 surgeons and 4 teams

Course fee: SEK 20 000 + VAT for participants DSTC/DATC.
It is also possible to send a team consisting of 1 Anesthetist, 1 Nurse Anesthetist, and 1 Theatre Nurse for SEK 20 000 + VAT. Please contact the course secretary to make a team application.

The fee includes a 3-day course, DSTC/DATC course manual, lunch and refreshments.

Course venue: Sahlgrenska University Hospital and Gothenburg University

Registration: Open until 9th of January and 7th of October 2024 respectively


Ragnar Ang, Senior Consultant
Acute and Trauma surgery
Sahlgrenska University Hospital

If you have any questions, please contact course secretary Lotta Beaird.

Patric Antonsson

Course Coordinator, Trauma Coordinator

Lotta Beaird

Course secretary


Ragnar Ang

Course Director