37thCongress of the International Society for Snowsports Medicine / 9thCongress of the Catalan Sports Medicine Society
Do you feel concerned with safety and injury prevention in snowsports?
The International Society for Snowsports Medicine - SITEMSH invites you to its 37thCongress, in combination with the 9thCongress of the Catalan Sports Medicine Society to be held in Andorra from 1st to 4th of April 2020.
The International Society for Snowsports Medicine - SITEMSH is the oldest European Scientific Society that is concerned with the study of winter sports pathologies, their treatment and prevention.
Its history started in the 50's, when a group of experts from Alpine Countries (Austria, France, Germany, Italy and Switzerland) began to observe, collect and study the injuries occurring after winter sport accidents. They decided to meet every two years on behalf of a new Society named SITEMSH (Société Internationale de Médecine des Sports d’Hiver)
Severe injuries in snowsports, ACL injuries, snowsports and impaired population, new snowsports activities, sports engineering (bindings, protective equipment, slope designs, ski lifts improvements...), sports medicine, altitude physiology and pathology…