Submission Period

Submission Open : 26 October 2022

Submission Deadline : 8 February 2023

Extended until 21 February 2023

Extended until 28 February 2023, at 23:59 JST

Extended until 6 March 2023, at 23:59 JST

*You may edit submitted abstract and other information until the submission deadline.

*The final deadline is 6 March 2023, at 23:59 JST

Notification of Accepted Abstracts

31 March 2023

Eligibility for Submission

Anyone may submit an abstract.
WCTC does not have members in the society itself, but is a single organization with membership of societies in the field of trauma around the world.

Abstract Category

  • Resuscitation
  • Quality
  • Innovative Care
  • Critical Care
  • Polytrauma/Orthopedic Trauma
  • Geriatrics
  • Transfusion
  • Prevention
  • Trauma Systems
  • Thoracic
  • Vascular Trauma
  • Abdominal Trauma
  • Guidelines
  • Education
  • Prehospital
  • Outcome
  • Disaster

Program Structure

The program of WTC2023 will consist of themes and speakers gathered from 20 world affiliated societies of WCTC and 6 Japanese affiliated societies, as well as general abstracts and posters.
When you submit abstract, please answer if you wish to be considered for best papers or not.
If you answer Yes to the question and be selected as one of best papers, your abstract will be assigned to the sessions consisting of themes gathered from WTC affiliated societies, and you will speak in that session. The decision will be made by the WTC2023 scientific committee.

How to Submit Your Paper

All abstracts must be submitted through this website.

Please refer to the guidelines below and click on “Submit Abstract”.

Submission Guidelines

  • Abstract title should not exceed 200 words and abstract should not exceed 550 words.
  • All abstracts must be written and presented in English.
  • You need to read and agree to “WTC2023 Privacy Policy” on the submission form in order to proceed with your submission.
  • You need to choose an appropriate topic for your abstract.