2014-04-07 17:19:07 - 15th EFORT Congress features patient safety (4 – 6 June 2014, London)
in order to facilitate your planning, we would like to draw your attention to the 15th EFORT Congress which will take place in London from 4 – 6 June 2014. The Congress is organised by the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT) as a combined programme in partnership with the British Orthopaedic Association (BAO).
“Patient safety” is the overall motto of this major scientific event which will attract more than 8,000 participants. In more than 200 scientific sessions international experts will present the latest and most important trends and highlights in the field of orthopaedics and traumatology – from basic research to new trends in prevention, therapy or rehabilitation. Latest scientific findings will be reported in
more than 2,000 abstracts. The EFORT Congress provides an opportunity for medical and general interest media to report about latest and most relevant developments in this field.
Information on the programme can be found at www.efort.org/london2014/
Registration for media representatives
Media representatives can register free of charge upon presentation of credentials (valid press card or letter of assignment). In order to register, please send your credentials to the EFORT press office (firstname.lastname@example.org
Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you need any further information at this stage. We are looking forward to cooperating with you.
The European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT) is the umbrella organisation linking Europe´s national orthopaedic societies. EFORT was founded in 1991 in the Italian Marentino. Today it has 45 national member societies from 42 member countries and eleven associate scientific members.
EFORT is a non-profit organisation. The participating societies aim at promoting the exchange of scientific knowledge and experience in the prevention and treatment of diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system. EFORT organises an annual congress, seminars, courses, forums and conferences within Europe. It also initiates and supports basic and clinical research.
15th EFORT Congress 2014 – media contact: Dr Birgit Kofler, B&K Kommunikationsberatung;
mobile: +43 676 6368930;
ph. Vienna: +43 1 3194378 13; ph. Berlin: +49 30 700159676