Society of Road Traumatology) is a cultural, apolitical and non-profit
association, whose aim is to foster, in Italy and abroad, the study of medical
sciences as well as its interdisciplinary and correlated branches in the field
of road traffic and related issues.
SOC.I.TRA.S carries out its activity through national and international
congresses, scientific and didactic publications, prize awards and study grants.
SOC.I.TRA.S organizes specialization courses in "Road Traumatology" in Italy and abroad.
Established in 1984, SOC.I.TRA.S has so far
produced 19 congresses; some conference proceedings are now available on line on
SOC.I.TRA.S, as a "superspecialized society", is
affiliated to S.I.O.T. (Italian Society of Orthopaedy and Traumatology) and
regularly participates in all its congress special sessions.
SOC.I.TRA.S. has agreed on a "twinship" with
Sociedad Española de Valoración del Daño Corporal and with APADAC - Associação
Portuguesa de Avalação do Dano Corporal.