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2017 Schedule of Conferences, Meetings, and Exhibits

COT Meetings and Banquet at Clinical Congress 2017


We are pleased to announce Registration for the Committee on Trauma Meetings and COT Banquet at Clinical Congress is now LIVE. Register online. 

COT Reception/Banquet

The COT will host its annual Banquet on Monday, October 23. Please register in advance through the link above.

  • Black Tie (optional)
  • Dinner cost: $0 for ACS members; $150 per guest.
  • Cancellations by Monday, October 2, are appreciated to avoid the Committee on Trauma incurring additional fees for your banquet reservation. Please submit your cancellation in writing to No refunds for guests will be issued after Monday, October 2.

COT Office Hours and Location

Manchester Grand Hyatt, Torrey Hills room, Third Level—Seaport Tower

Sunday, October 22, 7:30 am–5:30 pm
Monday, October 23, 7:30 am–5:30 pm
Tuesday, October 24, 7:30 am–5:30 pm
Wednesday, October 25, 7:30 am–5:30 pm

If you have any questions about the COT meetings or registration, please feel free to contact us directly via e-mail at 

 If you have any questions regarding the Clinical Congress registration procedures, please contact Registration Services at 

We look forward to seeing you in San Diego!

Additional 2017 Meetings and Events

Find our booth at the following conferences

ACS Clinical Congress—ACS Central
(formerly Resource Center)

October 22–26, 2017
San Diego, CA

2017 TQIP Annual Scientific Meeting and Training

November 11–13, 2017
Chicago, IL

40th Annual “Advances in Trauma” Conference—ACS Region VII

December 7–9, 2017
Kansas City, MO

The COT will also exhibit at the following meetings:

4th Annual Pediatric Trauma Society Meeting

November 2–4, 2017
Charleston, SC

Panamerican Congress of Trauma: Critical Care and Emergency Surgery

November 29–December 1, 2017
Mexico City, Mexico