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The Netherlands

2018 Guest Nation - The Netherlands

OTA is honored to welcome The Netherlands as the 2018 OTA Annual Meeting Guest Nation. The Guest Nation program was initiated in 2011 in recognition of the importance of benefits of sharing knowledge and experience with international colleagues.  We are pleased to have the opportunity for collaboration with our Dutch colleagues, and are excited for the chance to recognize their contributions and achievements.

OTA 34th Annual Meeting - Kissimmee (Orlando area), Florida

  • 17th - 20th - October 2018
    Guest Nation Attendees receive Discounted Member Registration rate of $250 ($500 USD value).

International Trauma Care Forum - Kissimmee (Orlando area), Florida

  • 17th - 18th October 2018 - Includes The Netherlands Guest Nation Speakers' Symposium

Invitation to Apply for OTA International Membership

  • Deadlines to Apply -  1st of May and 1st of November 2018
  • Application Fee Waived for Guest Nation Applications ($50 USD value)
  • Complimentary Membership Dues for First Year of Membership ($200 USD value)

OTA International Membership Benefits

Below are just a few of the OTA International Member benefits:

  • Online subscription to JOT (Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma)
  • OTA Online Trauma Access. International members will have access to the OTA’s new educational knowledge portal which will include the following resources.
  • OTA Online will launch October 2018.
    • Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma (JOT)
    • OTA International (OTA’s new open access journal)
    • Video Library
    • Rockwood & Green Fractures in Adults/Children
    • Rockwood & Green Live (a “living” version of the Rockwood & Green textbook, updated online to include new and enhanced information since print)
    • OTA Annual Meeting On-Demand (video capture of the previous year’s Annual Meeting and Pre-meeting Course sessions)
    • Industry Channels showcasing educational and product information
  • Deeply discounted OTA Annual Meeting and Course registration fees
  • Eligibility to apply for an OTA International Research Grant
  • Leadership, volunteer, and faculty teaching opportunities

Educational Resources

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