|| The ESSKA Rewards for Service, the ESSKARS, is a tradition established at the 2014 Congress which is presented at the ESSKA Biennial Congress Dinner and Party. These are awards with which we honour members and associated organisations that have made a special contribution to ESSKA.
Most Active Section or Committee
The three categories and past recipients are:
2018: ESSKA Basic Science Committee
2016: Meniscus Consensus Group
2014: ESSKA-AFAS Section
Most Valuable Society (affiliated or partner)
2018: Polish Arthroscopic Society (PTA)
2016: American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM)
2014: French Arthroscopy Society (SFA)
Most Dedicated Individual Member of ESSKA
2018: Laura de Girolamo
2016: Michael Hirschmann
2014: Pau Golanó
Final selection for all three categories is by secret voting of the Executive Board.
The presentation is a spectacular “Oscar-Hollywood” ceremony in which the last three nominees of each
category are presented to the audience and the winners are announced.