The International Traffic Medicine Association – ITMA will be holding its 26th World Congress in Curitiba, Brazil, from Tuesday, October 30 – to Thursday, November 1, 2018.
The ITMA World Congress is another substantial opportunity to discuss matters of medicine, psychology or physiology with traffic medicine experts, engineers, designers, lawyers, manufacturers, policy makers, police officers and public administration involving traffic safety. The congress will focus on issues such as the Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS), Support to safety driving for drivers with brain damage, Swedish Vision Zero program, what happened after 20 years, Proposed actions for the prevention of drunk drivers, New challenges to the prevention of traffic violence, as well as many other issues aiming to establish strategies for cultural and social changes in order to achieve a safer traffic for every person.
We are proud to invite you to share ideas and knowledge concerning traffic medicine in a multidisciplinary environment during 26th World Congress!
The Congress operates in three official languages: Portuguese, English and Spanish and there will be simultaneous interpretation for all of them.
The organization was founded in 1960 mainly composed by physicians aiming to prevent crashes, and reduce deaths and injuries caused by traffic traumas. In more than 50 years of history, the association has been constantly working with the collaboration of experts from numerous fields and different parts of the world, counting even with the participation of the WHO and other organs of the UN.
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The Scientific Committee and the Organizing Committee have the autonomy to make any necessary changes to the program, for technical and / or scientific reasons.
All participant will receive a personal, non-transferable bracelet. Its use is obligatory and must be worn at all dependencies of the Congress.
We kindly ask you to turn off your mobile phones or put them on silente mode during conference sessions.
CYou should pay close attention to your personal belongings. PUCPR and the organization of the Congress will not be responsible for any occurrence.
The entry of exhibitors in scientific activity rooms is not allowed.
It will be avaliable in the Secretariat of Congress, located at the reception.
Smoking is forbidden on the premises of PUCPR - Congress venue.
Find a member of the Coordination or go to the Secretariat of Congress.
More informations soon.