Attendance is free
(The Masterclass 2 is accredited with CME)

Friday: Total Knee Arthroplasty (3 hours)
Saturday: Cemented Total Hip Arthroplasty (3 hours)
Friday & Saturday: Third Generation cementing technique using real cement

€50 per workshop
€80 for 2 workshops
€100 for 3 workshops

Friday is The Knee Day
The first day, Friday 4th December, is the “Knee Day”. This is dedicated to total knee arthroplasty, with a 3-hour practical session on total knee arthroplasty for the selected candidates.

The MAST Fellowship
All participants are invited to sit a multiple choice exam on Friday from 1-1.30pm, which will consist of 30 questions in 30 minutes. Two surgeons achieving the top scores will be awarded “The MAST Fellowship”. This includes a cash award of €250 each, as well as a one month fellowship under the supervision of Dr Tsiridis in hip and knee arthroplasty during the academic year 2015-2016.

Saturday is The Hip Day

The second day, 5th December 2015 is the “Hip Day”, which includes a large number of short presentations, two cross fire sessions between experts: cemented vs uncemented total hip arthroplasty and mini anterior vs mini posterior approach for THA.
On Saturday afternoon, the participants will enjoy video surgery and thereafter a 3-hour practical session on cemented total hip arthroplasty recognised by the Exeter Hip Team.

The Rotary-ICAROS scholarship

The “Rotary-ICAROS Scholarship” will be awarded to the best graduate from the University of Crete’s School of Nursing, who will attend the arthroplasty activities of the ICAROS unit for ten days.

Social Programme
*The highlights of the MAST 2 will be the Faculty Dinner on the Friday night at B Restaurant in the Byzantine Museum

*Spouses are invited to enjoy a city tour around the beautiful city of Thessaloniki on Saturday morning, accompanied by a tour guide

You can contact with our Secretariat:

17, Asklipiou Str., 10680 Athens-Greece
Tel.: +30 210 3634944, Fax: +30 210 3631690
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