Dr. Croce is Professor of Surgery and Chief, Division of Trauma and Critical Care at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, as well as Medical Director of the Presley Regional Trauma Center. He completed his medical education and residency at UTHSC-Memphis, and a trauma fellowship at the University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami. His research interests include blunt cerebral injuries, splenic injury and VAP.





























"The clinical research supported by the National Trauma Institute will ultimately save thousands of military and civilian casualties by producing the "evidence" necessary for the provision of evidence-based medicine."

Timothy C. Fabian, MD, FACS,
Head of the Department of Surgery at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Tennessee and Chairman, National Trauma Institute