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2016 Highlights

Lt Col Chris Gibson

Lt Col Chris Gibson, SO1 clinical Policy, Defence Medical Services, explains how the use of simulated training has enabled pre-deployment medical capability assurance and touches on the future simulated training environment which, once developed, will utilise virtual, augmented and mixed reality.


Prof Bob Stone (Speaker Day Two)

Prof Bob Stone, speaking on Day Two of Trauma Innovation 2016, gives us a taste of what he will be presenting at the conference on the area of virtual, augmented and mixed reality to train future military medics

Prof Liam Grover (Speaker Day Two)

Prof Liam Grover, speaking on Day Two of Trauma Innovation 2016, tells us about the work he is doing on developing materials, for use at point of wounding, and novel therapies to help minimise the long term impact of traumatic injuries

Dr Arash Angadji & Surg Capt Sarah Stapley

Our conference agenda lead, Surg Capt Sarah Stapley, Defence Professor of Trauma and Orthopaedics, MOD, discusses this year’s programme and topics which will focus on the areas of ballistic and blast injury; and Dr Arash Angadji, CEO of Orthopaedic Research UK (ORUK), who is supporting this year’s event, explains the importance of developing innovative solutions to treat orthopaedic conditions in both civilian and military settings through research and collaboration.

 Major General Martin Bricknell 

Major General Martin Bricknell, Director Medical Policy & Operational Capability, UK Ministry of Defence, highlights the aims and objectives of Trauma Innovation and why you should attend.

Brigadier Timothy Hodgetts CBE    

Brigadier Timothy Hodgetts, Medical Director, Defence Medical Services, gives an overview of the key developments in military trauma care over the last decade and the areas in which the Defence Medical Services is seeking new developments. 


The importance of C.A.B.C explained in a Defence Medical Services (DMS) Medical Emergency Response Team (MERT) demonstration.

Military Medics on Fertility Preservation

Medics briefly explain the background of the pioneering medical procedure which recovers sperm within 48 hours of a battlefield blast injury effecting the genital area. The revolutionary operation developed by Dr Jackson Kirkman-Brown and colleagues at QEHB has enabled injured servicemen to have children. 

Video courtesy of DSEI TV

Stand enquiry 2017

Trauma Innovation is specifically designed for:

  • Accident and Emergency Consultants
  • Advisors in Remote Area Medical Care
  • Anaesthetists
  • Army Doctors
  • Army GP's
  • Biomedical Scientists
  • Combat Medical Technicians
  • Consultant Emergency Physicians
  • Consultant Surgeons
  • Consultants in Emergency Medicine & Pre-Hospital Care
  • Diagnostic Radiographers
  • Doctors
  • Accident and Emergency Consultants
  • Emergency Medicine Doctors
  • Emergency Nurses
  • Flight Nurses
  • General Surgeons
  • GP Principal & Medical Officers
  • HART Paramedics
  • HEMS Paramedics
  • Intensive Care Nurses
  • Medical Directors
  • Medical Officers
  • Military Doctors
  • Nursing Officers
  • Occupational Health Specialists
  • Operating Department Practitioners
  • Orthopaedic Nurses
  • Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Orthopaedic Technologists
  • Paramedics
  • Physiotherapists
  • Trauma Coordinators
  • Trauma Surgeons

Supporting Partners 2016