"EXPERIENCE A CHALLENGING REALITY"
World Surgery Tour 2021 Calendar
Knee - Sports Orthopaedics
NOV 17th - 20th
If you participate in the whole event, you get 28 EACCME® credit points. Every day of the GrandFinal gives you EACCME® credit points:
17 Nov: 4 EACCME credits
18 Nov: 8 EACCME credits
19 Nov: 8 EACCME credits
20 Nov: 8 EACCME credits
If you participate in the whole event, you get 77 CME credit points. For every 45 minutes you are participating you will receive 1 CME credit point.
Valid in Germany and Austria.
The World Surgery Tour (WST) is a series of live surgery events that will take you on an educational voyage around the globe. From one stop to the next, you will witness leading orthopaedic & trauma surgeons perform operations in realistic surgical conditions. Experience and learn as they overcome the most difficult challenges faced by contemporary reconstructive, spine, sports and trauma surgery; challenges that have been expertly recreated on pre-fractured & injured human specimens.
Not only can you watch scientific demonstrations and surgical battles, but you can also participate using our versatile streaming platform and online virtual event space. Interact live with the surgeons throughout their operations or participate in our debate club.
WST 2021 started in July and concluded with a 72-hour non-stop live surgery marathon for the GRAND FINAL on November 17th-20th!
Be a part of this unprecedented round-the-world educational journey
Three formats of the WST
Discover the 3D World "Surgical Island"
We are excited to let you know that you can experience the World Surgery Tour virtually in-person in our 3D World – the Surgical Island, where you can:
exchange your ideas while watching the live stream;
meet the experts from the previous tour stops;
learn everything about the innovative products;
network with colleagues from across the globe.
The five pillars of the WST
A continuous series of international events culminating in the inaugural “Grand Final”.
Crucial scientific questions, controversial techniques, and advanced technologies for evidence-based education.
Three highly engaging formats: The Surgical Battle, the Scientific Demonstration and the Debating Club.
Leading international instructors with a passion for bringing together and teaching global KOLs, surgeons, scientists, industry partners & innovators.
Professionally produced live streaming with cutting edge technology and experienced video production crews in combination with 3D avatar-based networking opportunities hosted by our online virtual world.
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What is the World Surgery Tour?
The World Surgery Tour (WST) is a digital continuing education series in orthopedics and trauma surgery with a focus on spine surgery, recon, sports orthopedics and trauma surgery. The events combine hands-on live surgeries with a 3D virtual world so you can explore the event as an avatar, network with colleagues and experts, and follow along with the continuing education on the livestream. Surgeries performed by experts on lifelike pre-fractured human specimens generated by Rimasys [MW1] GmbH will be available to watch as a live stream in both the 3D virtual world and the "Cvent" event platform. The 3D virtual world will be accessible exclusively during the Grand Final. Continuing education credits by the medical associations will be requested for the events. The World Surgery Tour is an initiative of the RIMASYS GROUP.
Who is the World Surgery Tour for?
Anyone interested can participate in the World Surgery Tour (WST). The training content has been developed primarily to meet the needs of surgeons specialized in trauma and orthopedic surgery, medical professionals and students.
Are the sessions of the World Surgery Tour certified?
Yes, the specific educational sessions during the World Surgery Tour are certified as follows:
- BG meets WST: 4 points from the Academy for Continuing Medical Education in Rheinland-Pfalz (Akademie für Ärztliche Fortbildung in Rheinland-Pfalz)
Knee Sports Orthopaedics: AGA and DKG Patronat (Applied for CME with Ärztekammer Nordrhein)