11th Interdisciplinary Course – Polytrauma Care 2022

Simulation training combined with theory (lecture), cours parcours and workshops (small groups)


Event Location:
University Hospital of Zurich

Meeting point:
Lecture Hall Nord C 307
Frauenklinikstrasse 10
8091 Zurich

You are signing up for a two-day event.

06.10.2022 8.30 am - 6.30 pm
07.10.2022 8.00 am - 4.15 pm

Course fees


  • CHF 430 (Early Bird Registration until July 1, 2022)
  • CHF 490 (Late Registration)


  • CHF 380 (DGOU, BFOU, ESTES, SGC, Swiss College of Surgeons, Swiss Orthopaedics, SGR, SGAR, SGNOR)


This year’s polytrauma course entails the ongoing cooperation with ESTES (European Societey for Trauma and Emergency Surgery) and a special session dedicated to major fractures. Another highlight is the “Harald Tscherne Lecture”, which will be presented by the president of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA), Michael Archdeacon, M.D., M.S.E, Professor, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (USA)

Trauma Bay Simulation

  • Trauma Bay Simulation takes place at our simulation center at the University Hospital of Zurich. Polytrauma cases are introduced to the participants. Strategies and interventions are discusses between an interdiscicplinary team. Participants are evaluated according to team-interaction, decision-making and team-performance.

Case Session

  • Real Polytrauma cases are presented by our team. Surgical interventions, decision making and strategies are critically discussed – experts and participants. Case Session.


  • SGC 15
  • SSAPM 14
  • SGR 15
  • SGNOR 14
  • swiss orthopaedics 16

Language: Englisch

Coffeebreak and Lunch will be offered.


This course is certified by DIOCERT

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