Swiss Pelvic & Acetabular Course Zurich

Fractures of the pelvic ring and the Acetabulum continue to represent a challenge in both patients with acute severe trauma and increasingly in the elderly despite low energy injuries. The course is designed to cover both entities and a number of renowned experts will cover these topics.


Day one: University Hospital Zurich, Rämistr. 100, 8091 Zurich
Day two: J&J Institute, DePuy Synthes – Johnson & Johnson, Luzernstr. 21, 4528 Zuchwil (Solothurn)


Swiss Society for Surgery (SGC-SSC): 16 | Swiss Orthopaedics: 8

20.01.2023 8.00 am - 6.00 pm
21.01.2023 9.00 am - 4.00 pm

We will meet again!

After the 2-day course in 2020 we look forward to welcoming you on January 20th, 2023 and on January 21st, 2023 in Zurich.

Day one

Day one is full with top-class Lectures at the University Hospital Zürich
Join us on Friday, January 20, 2023 for one dayfilled with top-class lectures. Learn about these topics from our international faculty:

Session I – Principles
Session II – Emergency measures
Session III – Fixation of pelvic ring injuries
Session IV – Approaches and surgical decision making
Session V – Pelvic ring and acetabular fixation in fragility fractures

During the complimentary Get Together in the evening you’ll have the chance to meet & greet our special guest and your peers.
Tickets start at EURO 250 and include access to all lectures of the day, full catering and free participation in the eventinng event.

Detailed programme

Day two

On the second day you have the opportunity to participate at the practical cadaver workshops at the J & J Institute, DePuy Synthes – Johnson &Johnson

  • Practical exercises & approaches (Cadaver workshop)
    • case discussions around the pelvis
    • cadaver workshop including approaches & pelvic screw fixation
    • live broadcast from the anatomical lab
    • virtual reality workshops
    • navigated dry bone pelvic screw fixation


Full Program & General Information

Course fees

Lectures and Cadaver-Workshop (Day one & Day two)

  • 600€ Surgeon
  • 550€ Doctor-in-training (Fellow, Resident)

Lectures only (Day one)

  • 350€ Surgeon
  • 300€ Doctor-in-training (Fellow, Resident)
  • 250 Physiotherapist
  • 250 € Student
Register now


University Hospital of Zurich
Department of Traumatology
Rämistrasse 100
8091 Zurich Switzerland

Tel. +41 44 255 27 55

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