In the online seminar on Management of Fracture-Related Infection (FRI) basic and advanced algorithms for successful bone infection management will be presented, interpreted and critically discussed. The content of Pocket Guides and relevant literature will be reviewed. An interdisciplinary team of world’s leading experts will share their experience and practical tips on modern management of bone infection after trauma and fracture fixation.
The seminar is organized in 4 modules including a mixture of overview lectures, e-learning tools, case presentations, voting and moderated chat discussion.
To review, update and advance the theoretical and practical knowledge on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of fracture-related infections.
Discussion & Summary
Online Seminar on Management of Fracture-Related Infections (FRI) - Program 2021
Assist. Prof. Dr. Andrej Trampuz
Infectious Disease Specialist
Dr. Cristina Ojeda-Thies
Trauma and orthopaedic surgeon
Prof. Dr. Volker Alt
Orthopedic and trauma surgeon
Assist. Prof. Dr. Willem-Jan Metsemakers
Assist. Prof. Dr. Mario Morgenstern
University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
Dr. med. Sebastian Meller
Orthopedic and trauma surgeon
Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Attending physicians (Oberarzt, Leitender Arzt) or advanced fellows (Assistenzarzt) from the following disciplines: Orthopaedic Surgery, Traumotology, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Microbiology, Pharmacy, Pathology, Radiology, Basic Sciences (Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Material Sience).
Whenever possible, a complementary team from each institution should attend the workshop, i.e. one from surgical (orthopedic surgery or traumatology) and one from medical field (internal medicine, microbiology, infectious diseases).
Course fee is not subject to taxation according to § 4 Nr. 22a German tax Act, UStG.
Course fee covers online seminar, pdf. Pocket Guide on FRI (available in English and German), presentations on the PRO-IMPLANT website and certificate.
Certificate / Credits
A confirmation of attendance (certificate) will be send to you after the online seminar. Online seminars have been submitted for accreditation by Ärztekammer Berlin.
For German participants:
In the beginning of each module of the online seminar you will be asked to write your EFN number in Chat for recognition of your credits by the Ärztekammer Berlin.
Refund and Cancellation
Online seminar registration is not complete until full payment has been received. Successful registration will be confirmed by Email.
Confirmed participants who do not cancel and do not attend are liable for the entire fee unless organizer is notified in advance.
The organizer reserves the right to change the program without prior notice or to cancel the online seminar; in the event of cancellation, a full refund will be provided.
By registering for the online seminar, the participant agrees: to receive PRO-IMPLANT Foundation news and other communication; the organizer has the right and permission to publish, copyright and use pictures or motion pictures with/without voice taken during of the online seminar in which the participants may be included in whole or in part; the contact information can be shared with other online seminar participants.