Global Tracheostomy Collaborative

Ensuring the best possible care for every tracheostomy patient


— 5 August 2021 Webinar —

Defining Airway Stenosis: Treatment and Management

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6th International Tracheostomy Symposium (ITS6)

7-8th October 2021

ITS6 aims to promote safer tracheostomy care through education, understanding and discussion of latest research. This virtual event combines international keynote speakers, patient and family sessions, small group breakouts, panel discussions and poster presentations, covering adult and paediatric topics in primary and secondary care.

ITS6 is the premier event for tracheostomy specialists, doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, patients and families to grow and learn together. To learn more about ITS6 and to register, please visit

  • Registration is open through 6 October 2021.
  • The live event schedule is available in the ITS6 Event Details Brochure.
  • All content will be available on demand for one month after the event.
  • View the ITS6 Detailed Overview for Participants:

6th International Tracheostomy Symposium (ITS6) - 7-8 October 2021

GTC Database v3 is now open for data entry!

On behalf of the GTC Database Committee, we are pleased to announce that the GTC Database v3 is now open for data entry! We hope that you will enjoy the improved user experience and enhanced database contents.

All previously entered Core Form data has been migrated to v3. Expanded Form data has been archived and is available upon request from the GTC Data Coordinating Center.

All current database users have been granted access to the GTC Database v3 project through the Vanderbilt REDCap site ( If you would like to establish an account for a new user or reactivate a suspended account, please email Christine Milano ([email protected]).

If you have any questions or feedback, please email [email protected].

GTC Database v3 is now open!

Our webinars are designed to inform patients, families and
healthcare workers on best practices for tracheostomy care.

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Our Mission

To ensure the best possible care for every tracheostomy patient.

Our Vision

The GTC is a global partnership of physicians, nurses, therapists, caregivers and patients working together to disseminate best practices and improve outcomes around tracheostomy care.

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