Mission and Vision


To foster and promote a greater understanding of traumatic injury through research, education, and innovation  


To improve trauma outcomes through fundamental, clinical, and translational research


In striving to fulfill the mission of PTRC, we will be guided by the enduring values of:

Persistent effort to challenge and innovate

Teamwork to promote excellent care through our research

Responsive to the needs of our community by studying trauma care for all ages

Changing the paradigm of trauma research