AFAS Speciality Days

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Speciality Days 2019

In 2019 ESSKA launched a brand new meeting concept “ESSKA Speciality Days”. This exciting new format brought together the four specialist Sections of ESSKA (AFAS – Ankle and Foot Associates, EKA – European Knee Associates, ESA – European Shoulder Associates and ESMA – European Sports Medicine Associates) on 8-9 November 2019 in Madrid.

This meeting offered a ‘best of both worlds’ scenario: There were four distinct scientific programmes for each Section, zoned areas for networking within the Specialist Sections and also a joint Industry exhibition where there were opportunities for networking and educational exchange with attendees from all the Specialist groups.


The AFAS programme focussd on the topic "From Trauma to Arthritis - Where do we stand?"

Programme Highlights Highlight Speakers
Syndemsosis Injuries. Optimal treatment of end stage arthritis in the young and active population Biologics.
ICCRA consensus on treatment of paediatric talar OCL.
James Calder, United Kingdom
Daniel Haverkamp, The Netherlands
Hélder Pereira, Portugal
Lew Schon, United States
Alastair Younger, Canada

AFAS Programme

Listen to our ESSKA-AFAS Section Chairman Dr James Calder talking about AFAS and the AFAS Programme at ESSKA Speciality Days 2019!