Introduction
 
Providing clinical services for trauma & ICU patient is an inseparable part of general surgery education. Due to the importance of this issue, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences decided to establish Trauma Research Center. Therefore, after the principled agreement of Health and Education Ministry Research and technology deputy in 5th may 2007 in the trauma ward of Nemazee hospital, Trauma Research Center formally initiated its activity by Dr. Shahram bolandparvaz as the director. The activity of this center began with the help of five founders. it has 7 faculty members & specialty in general surgery, neurosurgery, nephrology and radiology now. Finally in 24th meeting of council expansion of medical universities, the hospital gained the conclusive agreement in 19 Dec 2011.

 
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Trauma Research Center

Address: Trauma Research Center, Rajaee Hospital, Chamran Ave., Shiraz, Iran
Tel/Fax: +98-71-36254206
E-mail: natrauma2@sums.ac.ir