Resident Trauma Paper Competition

[1] The 2021-2022 Residents Trauma Paper Competition sponsored by the

American College of Surgeons- Committee on Trauma (ACS-COT)

The Chicago Committee on Trauma (CCOT) would like to announce that the competition is now open to all general surgery and all surgical specialty residents, and trauma/surgical critical care fellows. Submissions should reflect original research in trauma, or injury prevention. The topics can be categorized as either: basic laboratory research or clinical investigation. Abstracts submitted may have been previously presented but not published as full papers in any peer-reviewed journal. See full description at:

Instructions and dates to come regarding the 2023 resident and medical student trauma paper competition.  Stay tuned!