The 40th SICOT Orthopaedic World Congress in Muscat, Oman, will be held from 4-7 December 2019. SICOT has now evolved into the largest orthopaedic society in the world with thousands of corresponding members from 119 countries speaking over 100 languages. This year the congress will be held in collaboration with the Pan Arab Orthopaedic Association. It will be a wonderful opportunity for young orthopaedic surgeons to take advantage of a wealth of knowledge in the form of workshops, lectures, free paper sessions, symposia and presentations on recent advancements in orthopaedics. The Congress will reinforce and foster the SICOT mission to promote advancement of science and the art of orthopaedics and traumatology at an international level for the improvement of patient care, development of research and education and to facilitate the exchange of professional experience and fellowship.
There will be three plenary lectures from famous surgeons of diverse fields in addition to seminars, symposia, video sessions and workshops. The prestigious SICOT Research Award papers will also be presented and selected.
The venue city, Muscat, is a beautiful destination by the sea with a landscape that varies from mountains to deserts, with a wealth of history and intrigue for all attendees. The conference venue is state-of-the-art and will allow all to exchange ideas in comfort. Muscat has much to offer accompanying family members, with good options for pre- and post-conference tours.