The Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine (AAAM) is a professional multidisciplinary organization dedicated to limiting injuries from motor vehicle crashes. Its annual conference will be held in Philadelphia (October 4-7, 2015), which offers compelling content and unparalleled networking opportunities. . With an array of content-rich topics covering current knowledge in traffic injury control, Philadelphia is where all road safety professionals should be. The conference venue is the Loews Philadelphia Hotel. Please visit AAAM's website for more details: http://aaam.org/index.html.
Dear ITMA members and all traffic medicine professionals around the world,
We are glad to make a preliminary announcement here to inform you that our 24th ITMA world congress will be held in Doha, Qatar in 16-18th of November 2015. Please save your date for this impressive trip to Qatar. More info and dates for abstract submission will come shortly! Please come back to our website soon.
The 25th Congress was also dertermined to be held in Beijing, China in fall 2016. More news about the Beijing Congress will be distributed next year.
Looking forward to seeing you in Doha in November 2015!
ITMA Board of Directors
Last Sunday, November 16th, on occasion of the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims, Pope Francis expressed, during the Angelus, his prayer for all the people who lost their lives and encouraged the constant effort in traffic accidents’ prevention and a careful and law-abiding behavior among car drivers.
ICTTP2016: The Sixth International Conference on Traffic & Transport Psychology
2-5 August 2016, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia
Website: http:// icttp2016.com
As the global population rises, economies become progressively motorized, and “the office” moves increasingly into fleet vehicles, providing safe and efficient transport systems is vital. Technology and engineering can provide part of the solution, but the complete answer can only come through understanding and guiding the behaviour of transport network users.
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- Remembrance Victims Day 2013 Summary