American College of Surgeons
Committee on Trauma
Region VII

New Day Pattern! The 40th Annual Advances in Trauma Meeting will take place Thursday, December 7 – Friday, December 8, 2017 at the Westin Crown Center in Kansas City, MO. This is a change from the typical Friday/Saturday pattern for the meeting. The Resident Paper Competition will take place on Wednesday evening, December 6.


Hotel Reservations

Book online or call 816.474.4400 by November 17th to book your room at the group rate. Ask for the American College of Surgeons Region VII Meeting.

Single/Double Rate: $174/nt

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Keynote Address

Frank L Mitchell, Jr

“Trauma & COT Evolution over the past 40 Years”
Ronald M Stewart, MD, FACS, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Meeting Location

Westin Crown Center Hotel
One East Pershing Road
Kansas City, MO 64108

Exhibits & Grant Opportunities

This meeting would not be possible without industry support. For more information, contact Nancy McPherson at or download our Exhibitor Prospectus and Educational Grant Opportunities.