ATLS & ATCN Program

Trauma is leading killer in 15-45 year age group. Mortality from Road Traffic Injuries is staggering high: India carries unfortunate distinction of maximum road traffic deaths in world (WHO 2014).  Improving Trauma Care is need of hour in our country and teaching & training of doctors in Advanced Trauma Life Support is one way of doing it. Similar teaching & training of nurses in Trauma Care is provided by Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses courses.


AIIMS Rishikesh proudly launches Advanced Trauma Life Support and Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses program of American College of Surgeons. Under visionary and dynamic leadership of Hon’ble Director & CEO Prof Ravi Kant, AIIMS Rishikesh is first of all peripheral AIIMS to start this program. Registrations for same can be done on following link:

ATLS & ATCN are being conducted by Medical Education Cell, AIIMS Rishikesh, which is committed to improving skill based learning for all healthcare providers- medical, paramedical and nursing.  

Inaugural ATLS & ATCN programs received tremendous response from doctors and nurses across country and course seats were full within hours of opening registrations. Inaugural courses are headed by Prof M C Misra, ATLS India Chair and aptly called “Trauma Man of India”. For any enquiries, kindly contact following:

Course Convenor:
Prof Md. Quamar Azam
Professor & Head
Department of Trauma Surgery
Trauma Centre
AIIMS Rishikesh


Dr Amulya Rattan

Assistant Professor, Trauma Surgery & Critical Care &

Course Coordinator ATLS

AIIMS Rishikesh

+91 8800647966

  ATCN: Dr Rajesh Kumar Assistant Professor, College of Nursing & Course Coordinator ATCN AIIMS Rishikesh +91 7055911523