Indo-Israel Trauma Course Inaugurated | 25 Feb 2023

Why In News? 

  • On February 24, 2023, Prof. Saurabh Singh, in-charge of BHU Trauma Center, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, explained how people can be taken to trauma centers during disaster management, where they can be treated better. Regarding this, second Indo-Israel trauma course is being organized at BHU Trauma Center from 24 to 26 February. 

Key points  

  • In charge of BHU Trauma Center Prof. Saurabh Singh said that a five-member medical team has been called from Israel for organizing the Indo-Israel Trauma Course. 
  • He said that before the event, the team members inquired about the arrangements for treatment, investigation, etc. of the patients in the trauma center. In the trauma course, 39 GTC personnel, selected personnel of NDRF, Police, PAC personnel RPF, CRPF will undergo training in the trauma course.  
  • In the event, Disaster Management will be discussed in detail by Prof. Michael (Mickey) Halberthal, Director, RAMBAM HCC in Israel, along with other members of his team, Prof. Amit Gupta, Senior, Department of Trauma Surgery, AIIMS, New Delhi.