Editor-in-Chief: Ernest E. Moore, MD
ISSN: 2163-0755
Online ISSN: 2163-0763
Frequency: 12 issues / year
Ranking: 14/33 in Critical Care Medicine; 44/199 in Surgery
Impact Factor: 2.802

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​​Outstanding Reviewer 2015

Denis Bensard, MD

The Journal is pleased to announce that ​Dr. Denis Bensard, director of pediatric surgery and trauma at Denver Health Medical Center, is the first recipient of a newly instituted award to recognize outstanding reviewers. The award itself is named for Dr. Norman McSwain -- a longtime exceptional reviewer for the Journal -- and meant to honor the most prolific reviewer each year for sustained contributions in the form of timely, high-quality reviews that help authors improve their papers. Dr. Bensard will be recognized at the 2016 meeting of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma.  

​AAST Grand Rounds
August 17, 2016 @ 5pm ET

Moderated by Dr. Mark Seamon, next month's event will feature Dr. Sam Tisherman presenting, "Therapeutic Hypothermia and Reanimation in Trauma."

Join the live event on Wednesday, August 17th at 9pm GMT/5pm ET/4pm CT/2pm PT. Please log into the site a few minutes before the scheduled start time.​

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