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IBRA Master Course

1st Basel International Ankle Osteoarthritis Course

Date: Friday, July 1, 2022 – Saturday, July 2, 2022
Division: Lower Limbs
Location: Basel, Switzerland
Language: English
Deadline: June, 1 2022
Level: Master
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Prof. Dr. Dr. Victor Valderrabano, Basel, Switzerland

Faculty (in alphabetical order)

Mr. James Carmichael, Peterborough, UK
Prof. Mark Easley, Duke, USA
Prof. Mario Herrera, Tenerife, ES
Prof. Fabian Krause, Bern, CH
Prof. Christina Stukenborg-Colsman, Hanover, DE
Mr. Kar Teoh, Sawbridgeworth, UK
Prof. Victor Valderrabano, Basel, CH
Dr. Martin Wiewiorski, Winterthur, CH


Registration Fees

IBRA Full Member      EUR 775                                                    
Non- / Basic Member (IBRA)  EUR 1550

Educational hours

Theoretical Part on Friday, July 1 – 280 min
Practical Part on Saturday, July 2 – 325 min
Total: 10h



The 1st Basel Ankle Osteoarthritis Course, Basel, Switzerland, 01/07/2022- 02/07/2022 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 9 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.”


Target audience
Recommended for senior surgeons and department heads.

Main specialty of the event

An interactive seminar and hands- on workshop, addressing trauma and reconstruction with representative cases and discussions. Latest innovations and trends are presented both in theoretical discussions and surgical demonstrations. Practical exercises are designed as close as possible to realities in the operating room.


Educational needs

A vital scientific exchange between experts of the subspecialty reaching out for the establishment of refined standards in surgery and further improved treatment for patients has been identified as the specific need of this course level. Opening of new perspectives and a solid sounding board. Testing and possible confirmation of individual ideas through discussion with peer experts.

Expected educational outcomes

Broadening of spectrum of good practices and their dissemination, Aware of new/improved techniques and methodologies to diagnose, treat and follow-up patients.


Nature of the event

The course offers ideal conditions for the introduction and consolidation of surgery techniques. Participants learn about current treatment concepts as well as new techniques on internal fixation. On the first day, experienced surgeons provide a theoretical insight into therapy concepts and will focus on clinical anatomy, fracture classification, approaches and last but not least, many case discussions. The workshop on day two permits the attendees to apply the gained skills on fresh specimens under directed instruction.


Methods to promote active learning

Multimedia presentations; time for question & answer sessions and discussion; cadaver workshop (of pre-fractured specimens) with sharing and discussion of the various cases.

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