AOTrauma Course - Orthopaedic and Trauma Foot and Ankle with Anatomical Specimen

17 Mar 2011 - 19 Mar 2011, Orthopaedic Hospital Valdoltra, Ankaran, Slovenia

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Dear course participant!

Slovenia has a rich history in medicine and it is not by accident the first AO course in foot and ankle surgery ever organized in Balkans will take place in this country.

Scientific presentations by international and nationals experts in foot and ankle surgery on indications and surgical techniques of various foot pathologies, practical exercises on anatomical specimen, discussion rounds and clinical case demonstrations will provide an advanced knowledge for surgeons wanting to improve their skills in foot and ankle surgery.

The location of the course at the Orthopaedic Hospital Vadoltra and the local chairman Danjiel Besic Loredan are both a guarantee for an outstanding organization and it will be our pleasure and honor to meet you next spring in Ankaran.

Pascal Rippstein
MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon Head Foot & Ankle Department
Schulthess Clinic
Lengghalde 2, CH-8008
Zuerich, Switzerland


Dear Colleagues,

It is our pleasure to invite you to the first AO Foot and Ankle Course with practical exercises on cadaveric foot in Slovenia. Orthopaedic Hospital Valdoltra would like to welcome you on the course with excellent international faculty; we will share with you scientific presentations in foot and ankle surgery focused on problems, indications for surgical treatment of ankle and foot injuries, deformities and disorders. Practical education with surgical operations on cadaveric feet and discussion rounds will be organized.

In this occasion I would like to give personal thanks to Pascal Rippstein who helped me to organize the course and has accepted to be the chairmen with me!

Without his help we could never be able to organise such an excellent course.

Danijel Bešič Loredan
MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon,
Orthopaedic Hospital Valdoltra
Jadranska c. 31, 6280 Ankaran, Slovenia



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