• Meet the 2018-2019 Executive Council
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  • Fall 2018 Newsletter

Welcome to the US Shock Society!  

The mission of the Shock Society is to improve the care of victims of trauma, shock, and sepsis, through:

  • Promoting clinically relevant research into the basic biology of trauma, shock, and sepsis
  • Providing a multidisciplinary forum to integrate and disseminate new knowledge in trauma, shock, and sepsis
  • Promoting the education and mentoring of the next generation of investigators in the field of trauma, shock, and sepsis

Shock Society 2019 Annual Conference - June 8-11, 2019
(Co-located with the 39th SIS Annual Meeting, June 5-8, 2019)

We are excited to announce that in response to the membership's request, the Shock Society and the Surgical Infection Society (SIS) will be having a co-located meeting in 2019. The leadership from both societies have jointly agreed on an exceptional venue at Loews Coronado Bay Resort.

Abstract Submission is now CLOSED.
Abstract Submission Deadline was Monday, February 4, 2019, 11:59 PM ET

For abstract categories and submission instructions, click here.
Click HERE to see additional information about this exciting meeting.

Membership benefits:

Direct Access to professionals and students sharing your specialty.

Access to Journal, SHOCK®: Injury, Inflammation, and Sepsis.

Award Eligibility

What's New in SHOCK, February 2019?

It is still the middle of winter, and for most of the readers of Shock, these are depressing times characterized by cold weather, dark skies, and snow, or even worse, my great nemesis, mud. It is the perfect time to enjoy the proverbial fire with a good journal, a glass of your favorite drink, and await the inevitable coming of Spring. If you are as fortunate as I, my reading material this week is the current issue of Shock. As I have commented frequently in the past, the age of electronic search engines, pdf files, and the now ubiquitous PMID or PMCID, the opportunity to peruse a journal is rapidly disappearing. I personally will find it a great loss because having a journal in one's hands is like  Read more...

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