Guest Nation


OTA will host our colleagues from the Spanish Orthopaedic Trauma Association (SOTA-SECOT)  & South Sudan Orthopaedics and Trauma Society (SOTS) in 2023 and are excited for the chance to recognize their contributions and achievements.

Membership application fee waived for Guest Nation applications ($50 USD value)
Complimentary 1st year Membership Dues for Guest Nation new members ($200 USD value)

2023 Spain - Guest Nation Flyer in Spanish / Guest Nation Flyer in English 
OTA would like to welcome South Sudan as the second Guest Nation at the 2023 Annual Meeting.

2024 Colombia - Guest Nation Flyer in Spanish / Guest Nation Flyer in English

History of the Guest Nation Program

The Guest Nation program was initiated in 2011 in recognition of the importance of benefits of sharing knowledge and experience with international colleagues.

Year  Country 
2011 Italy 
2012 Mexico
2013 China
2014 Brazil 
2015 Germany
2016 India
2017 United Kingdom
2018 Netherlands 
2019 Argentina
2020 Postponed
2021 Postponed
2022  Japan
2023 Spain & South Sudan
2024  Colombia