The Australian and New Zealand Association for the Surgery of Trauma (ANZAST) is a not-for-profit, public company limited by guarantee, that was listed with the Australian Securities and Investment Commission in February 2011. It was formed by a group of surgeons involved in the care of injured Australian and New Zealand patients.

Our Mission Statement is to ensure seriously and critically injured New Zealand and Australian patients receive optimal and world-class surgical care.

This goal will be achieved by overseeing post Fellowship surgical education and training, guiding the surgical trauma curriculum, supporting qualityresearch, promoting effective systems of care and advocating on behalf ofsurgeons providing care to the seriously injured.

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The ANZAST Executive is comprised of the following surgeons from Australia and New Zealand:

Mr Ian Civil– President
Miss Kate Martin– Secretary
Professor Zsolt Balogh– Chief of Curriculum
Mr David Read– Military Representative
Mr John Crozier– Chair of RACS Trauma Committee
Dr Oscar Aldridge– Assistant Secretary
Mr Dieter Weber– Supervisor of Post-Fellowship Training


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