4th FORTE Summer School
8 to 12 July 2019 – Milan – Italy
FORTE Summer School is the only Orthopaedic Summer School in Europe. This event organized by FORTE and sponsored by EFORT, gathers all major European Subspecialty Societies, such as EORS, Eurospine, SECEC, FESSH, EHS, ESSKA, EFAS, EPOS and EMSOS, who co-develop the scientific content that is provided in the 2 parallel courses – the Basic review course and the Advanced Exam Preparation Course. Both courses cover all the areas of Orthopaedics and Trauma: Basic Science, Upper Limb, Spine, Lower Limb, Pediatrics and Tumors. The Summer School is a full week package – it doesn’t only provide the best educational moments, it also includes social activities an unformal training and discussion opportunities with simulators, case discussion, in a close and friendly environment with renowned expert from all over Europe. Group accommodation is offered to provide an all-round accessible opportunity for trainees from any country.
All these ingredients make the FORTE Summer School this huge success for the 4th year! National Orthopaedic Societies have been supporting this event since the very beginning, with more that 15 countries sending their residents to learn, share and network in this unique event.
If you’re interested in participating in FORTE Summer School 2019 in Milan this July, ask your National Society for available positions or register directly with us!
Meet you in Milan!
The event will occur from July 8th to 12th, 2019
Duration and content
The 2 independent courses will run in parallel and last from Monday to Friday:
-EXAM PREPARATION COURSE (EPC)
Advanced level, case-based discussion, its main goal is preparing trainees for their final exam.
COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW COURSE (CRC)
General level, various subjects will be presented, it is for all trainees.
Further information regards to timings and locations will follow soon.
After the sessions, workshops, individual or group study time will be provided. Evening programs will consist of educational activities in an informal way, promoting network between participants.
4th FORTE Summer School will be held in Milan (Italy), at the Humanitas University (www.hunimed.eu).
Collaboration with EFORT
Scientific organization is supported by FORTE together with Specialty Societies, in collaboration with EFORT’s Scientific Program Group.
Collaboration with Specialty and National Societies
Specialty societies will provide the expert faculty.
Main themes will be the following:
Children Orthopaedics and Tumors