Dr Joakim Jorgensen

Dr Joakim Jorgensen

Oslo, NORWAY

Jørgen Joakim Jørgensen is a consultant vascular and trauma surgeon at Oslo University Hospital and a lecturer at the University of Oslo. He has trauma experience from both Norway and South Africa, where he did part of his training. His surgical practice includes thoraco-abdominal vascular repair at Rikshospitalet and traumatology at the regional trauma center, Ullevål. Research areas of interests are aortic aneurisms, vascular injuries and mass casualty incidents in which he is finalizing his PhD. He is engaged in several trauma courses including ASSET, DSTC and ATLS and has been the Chair of ATLS Norway since 2012 and the Chair of ATLS Europe since 2017. He has been heavily involved in the promulgation of ATLS in both Europe and Africa as a member of the ATLS promulgation committee for region XV.