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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.

Who attends?
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.

Venue
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!

Meeting highlights
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:
Monday
• Distraction, Impaired Driving and Other Driver Factors
• Injuries and Injury Causation

Tuesday
• Vehicle Technologies
• Pedestrians and Other Vulnerable Populations

• Occupant Protection: Restraints
• Laws: Enforcement and Crash Risk Factors
Wednesday
• Biomechanics and Dummies

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE-AT-A-GLANCE:

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
General Sessions

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 info@aaam.org if you are interested in becoming a sponsor this year or in the future.