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About the Division


The Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Burn concentrates efforts in clinical care, research, and education related to patients with acute care problems. The division delivers high-quality care to patients suffering from surgical critical illness, trauma, and burns.

The Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Burn was formed in March, 2006 with the charge of enhancing the Department of Surgery’s programs in surgical critical care, trauma, burns and emergency general surgery and developing an acute care surgery program.

The mission of the Division is to improve people’s lives through innovations in research, education, and patient care.