to the International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care


IATSIC is a global Association devoted to the development of improved trauma care for surgical patients in all operating specialties by fostering and supporting research in the fields of trauma and intensive care. It attracts surgeons and anesthetists from all over the world.


IATSIC is an Integrated Society in the International Society of Surgery (ISS/SIC) and holds a biennial congress with the International Surgical Week ISW (World Congress of Surgery) arranged by all integrated societies within the ISS/SIC as well as various international partner societies.



A highly successful congress has just happened

World Congress of Surgery WCS 2019

Poland, Krakow, 11-15 August 2019


The pictures are available here


IATSIC Prize Winners at WCS 2019

Next Congress

International Surgical Week ISW 2022

(World Congress of Surgery)

Vienna, Austria, 15 - 18 August 2022


Congress Website


Deadline for the submission of Abstracts: February 28, 2022 (no extension)


Check the Abstract Awards by IATSIC


Virtual Surgical Week VSW 2021, 30 August - 3 September 2021

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IATSIC is launching regular live Webinars

The webinars are free of charge for all at the time of first broadcast. 


Webinars will be announced here as soon as information becomes available