1st Compression Fractures Workshop

SYNS in cooperation with HFR/UniFR

This brand new Workshop organised in collaboration with Hôpital Fribourgeois and the University of Freibourg is intended to provide young neurosurgery and orthopaedics residents with focused talks on the most common approaches and techniques to treat the compression fractures of the thoraco-lumbar spine and to implement them during a hands-on session, seeing also a real case during a live video session from the OR.


This Workoshop will take place on May the 26th 2023 at the Hôpital Fribourgeois. The subscription fee of 50.- Swiss francs includes the use of all workshop material as well as the breaks. Places are limited to 15 participants.  The course is open to neurosurgery and orthopaedics residents.



Date: May 26th 2023


Venue: Salle Mont Blanc - Hôpital Fribourgeois - Chem. des Pensionnats 2/6, 1752 Villars-sur-Glâne


Fee: 50.- CHF


Target audience: Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery Trainees (ideally in the first half of the residency)


Cancellation policy: Cancellation up to 2 weeks prior to event, full refund. Cancellation up to 1 week prior to event, 50% refund. Cancellation within 1 week prior to event, no refund.


Registration deadline: May the 1st 2023


Contact: daniele.valsecchi@h-fr.ch



The course attendance will provide with SGNC and SO CME Credits 


IMPORTANT NOTICE: please be sure you are able to attend the whole course and to transfer the registration fee before the start of the course


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