Annual Scientific Assembly


The 35th EAST Annual Scientific Assembly

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The 35th EAST Annual Scientific Assembly To Proceed In Person

The 35th EAST Annual Scientific Assembly will be held January 11-15, 2022 in Austin, Texas as planned. We look forward to welcoming our presenters and attendees who will be joining us in person.  

We are committed to provide a safe environment for all participants at the Assembly, and adopted preventative measures intended to reduce the potential spread of COVID-19. JW Marriott Austin’s health and safety protocols related to COVID-19 are available on its website

To attend the Assembly, all attendees must agree to EAST’s COVID-19 Release of Liability and Assumption of Risk. Additionally, attendees and all other participants at the Assembly must: 

  • Be familiar with, and comply with, all federal, state, and local laws, orders, directives, and guidelines related to COVID-19, including CDC guidance on COVID-19; 
  • Comply with all EAST and JW Marriott Austin instructions related to health and safety measures, including regarding hand sanitization, adherence to pathway signage, and contact tracing; 
  • Maintain social distancing in all meeting rooms and EAST-sponsored functions (i.e., receptions, luncheons); 
  • Monitor their health and leave the Assembly (or otherwise not attend) if experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, such as fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, muscle or body aches, new loss of taste or smell, or if they have a confirmed or suspected case of COVID-19; and 

All individuals attending or participating in the Assembly—regardless of vaccination status—are required to wear face masks while indoors. However, masks may be removed if presenting (Oral, Quick Shots, Discussants, Educational Sessions, etc.).

COVID-19 Protocols
The Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST) strives to provide a safe and healthy environment at its 35th Annual Scientific Assembly.


Interested in Exhibiting?  

Exhibiting at EAST gives you the opportunity to connect with hundreds of influential members of the trauma community.  The amount of face-to-face physician interaction and caliber of the surgeons who attend, represents an exceptional value to your corporation. 

Exhibitors & Supporters


Looking for information on past assemblies?  

Click below to find the archives of past scientific assemblies including schedules, brochures, presidential addresses, instructions for retrieving your CME certificate, and more.

Annual Scientific Assembly Archive