CeTIR is a part of the Department of Surgery, McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and works in partnership with Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center (MH-TMC). CeTIR has designed and implemented as well as participated in a wide variety of studies in trauma, burn and traumatic brain injury. CeTIR’s research activities have directly impacted patient care and have resulted in a reduction in overall mortality from 7.1% to 5.7% despite a 13% increase in admissions and a reduction in mortality related to damage control laparotomies from 18.9% to 7.1%.
Center for Translational Injury Research
6410 Fannin Street UPB 1100
Houston, Texas 77030