The mission is to further interest and involvement in trauma and emergency care and prevention among pre-professional students through experiences relating to research, professional development, leadership, injury prevention, academic preparation, and an understanding of trauma and emergency care as a public and global health problem. More info can be found at its website http://yganali.wix.com/ptel. JOIN THE MAILING LIST BY EMAILING PittTraumaEmergencyLeague@gmail.com. PTEL is also on Facebook and Twitter (PTEL_Pitt). Some activities that the prevention committee is currently planning include a talk on intimate partner violence, a documentary showing and discussion with invited Public Health faculty about urban violence, raising awareness in children about when to call 911, and raising awareness in the community about heart attack symptoms.