The Trauma Group

The Trauma Group is responsible for covering all aspects of trauma care within the BOA’s remit. These include:

Developing the BOA professional guidance on Major Trauma Centres

Producing BOA Standards for Trauma (BOAST) guidelines

Contributing to the trauma component of the emergent BOA research strategy

Developing policies and standards of care for fragility fractures

Co-ordination of unit reviews triggered by National Hip Fracture Database reports: for more information see here.

For more information about the Trauma Group, please view the committee details here.

Membership Vacancies

The BOA’s Trauma Group is looking to recruit additional members. The committee is responsible advising on all aspects of trauma care within the BOA’s remit.  This is an exciting opportunity for an orthopaedic surgeon with a trauma interest to contribute to national consultations, develop official guidelines and aid in the co-ordination and implementation of hip fracture reviews across the UK amongst other things.  Applicants should be consultants actively involved in an on call trauma rota who have a genuine interest in promoting/improving trauma care in the UK.

To apply please send your current CV, along with a cover letter stating your suitability for the role to policy@boa.ac.uk. Please note the deadline for applications is Friday 26th May 2017.

If you require any further information please contact policy@boa.ac.uk.