Physical Injury is a Common Cause of Death & Disability in New Zealanders
We aim to reduce the number of deaths and the severity of disability for those who survive.Find out more
Minister hosts Professor Karim Brohi's visit
On October 2nd the Network, alongside Hon. Iain Lees-Galloway had the privilege of hosting the international trauma leader, Prof Karim BrohiRead the Ministers speech here
Dr Ian Civil awarded prestigious international prize
Dr Ian Civil, the National Clinical Lead for the NZ Trauma Network, received the prestigious Prize of the “Société Internationale de Chirurgie” at the 48th Annual World Congress of Surgery in Krakow, ...Read the full article here
Australasian Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Conference
25 - 27 November 2019, Brisbane | AustraliaRegister Now
With a theme of Pushing the Boundaries, this conference will challenge the traditional injury prevention paradigms to examine future disruptions and opport...
What we do
We aim to reduce the number of deaths and the severity of disability for those who survive. The National Trauma Network is leading the establishment of a contemporary trauma system in New Zealand.
Clinical leadership and coordination through a national network and four regional trauma networks offering nationwide coverage.
The New Zealand Major Trauma registry gives a national view of where major trauma happens, who it happens to and how this can inform policy and prioritised initiatives.
Develop trauma training and education opportunities to support the management of major trauma patients.
Strategic focus and expertise to drive research and best practice care for trauma patients across the system.
A National Minimum Dataset for trauma, consistent with the Australian Trauma Registry to enable bi-national benchmarking
Working relationships between major trauma services, academia, pre-hospital services, transport and trauma related rehabilitation services.
Dr Ian Civil awarded prestigious award
Dr Ian Civil, the National Clinical Lead for the NZ Trauma Network, received the prestigious Prize of the “Société Internationale de Chirurgie” at the 48th Annual World Congress of Surgery in Krakow, ...