2014 Annual Meeting in Munich, Germany
Join Us for the 58th Annual
Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine Conference
at BMW Welt, Am Olympiapark 1, Munich 80809 - Germany
AAAM's conference is regarded as the most authoritative forum on current knowledge in traffic injury control and presents active and published research in multidisciplinary approaches to automotive-related trauma in areas such as epidemiology, biomechanics, treatment and management, transport psychology, accidentology, and human factors.
Take a look at the program announcement. We are on our way to Munich. However, if you would like to attend, join us. Registration will be available on-site.
AAAM's conference is attended by 150 experts, including emergency physicians or nurses orthopedic surgeons, trauma surgeons, neurosurgeons, radiologists, physiatrists, urologists, emergency medical providers, biomechanics or vehicle design engineers, automotive engineers, crash investigators, health policy specialists, internists, psychologists, sociologists, or other human factor specialists, accident reconstructionists, or road safety specialists.
This year's conference will be held at BMW Welt's conference center adjacent to BMW Headquarters and the Olympiapark in Munich. AAAM is not responsible for hotel accommodations, however, for your ease in planning, the following is a link to suggested hotels. Book your accommodations early!
The meeting will begin with the 5th Annual Student Symposium Sunday, October 12, 2014, in which student researchers present their works in progress. This year's new Student Mentoring Event will follow the symposium. In the Speed Mentoring concept, students meet with professionals for brief inividual timed sessions, allowing students to take away key information about possible career focus.
Oral presentations will cover the following topics:
• Distraction, Impaired Driving and Other Driver Factors
• Injuries and Injury Causation
• Vehicle Technologies
• Pedestrians and Other Vulnerable Populations
• Occupant Protection: Restraints
• Laws: Enforcement and Crash Risk Factors
• Biomechanics and Dummies
Sunday, October 12
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Student Symposium
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Student Mentoring Session
6:30 pm - Welcome Reception
Monday, October 13
8:00 am Welcome Address
8:30 am Keynote Address
Tuesday, October 14
8:00 am Get Acquainted Breakfast
9:00 am - 3:10 pm General Sessions
6:30 pm Recognition Dinner
Wednesday, October 15
9:00 am - 12:00 noon General Sessions
12:00 pm - Closing Remarks
Our Sponsors for the 2014 Conference
The AAAM thanks the following sponsors for their generous support of our Annual Meeting. Their donations enable AAAM to build a more dynamic conference. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in becoming a sponsor this year or in the future.