Following standing tradition, the Summer Olympic hosting country appoints the city to host the WSTC. In this case, London has been duly selected as the appropriate location. BOSTAA, the British Orthopaedic Sports Trauma and Arthroscopy Association have joined forces with EFOST, the European Federation of Orthopaedic Sports Traumatology to take on board this exciting challenge and organise this exceptional event in 2012.
Previous hosting cities of the World Sports Trauma Congress include Hong Kong in 2008, Athens (Greece) in 2004, Gold Coast (Australia) in 2000, Orlando (USA) in 1996 and Mallorca (Spain) in 1992.
The WSTC & 7th EFOST Congress 2012 is expected to attract around 1000 experts from the field of sports medicine, traumatology, physiotherapy, arthroscopy and orthopaedic surgery.
Many related Societies and partnering associations have given their commitment in actively participating and in joining the WSTC & 7th EFOST Congress 2012 in London by presenting a symposium or a lecture. Please click here to see a list of our appreciated partners that have to-date agreed to support this exciting and unique Congress.
The 6th WSTC & 7th EFOST Congress 2012 promises to be an outstanding point of reference in the field of Orthopaedic Sports Trauma. It has all the ingredients to make it successful: a high-quality scientific programme presenting the latest research and studies in the field, a prominent and renowned faculty gathering worldwide speakers, a well-designed and attractive trade exhibition, a promising scientific exhibition and poster presentations, great social events delivering excellent networking opportunities and a premier conference centre in the heart of London, still living the buzz around the Summer Olympic Games and Paralympics Games! In short, a congress not to be missed.