✧✧ ESSR 2016 - "Knee & Ankle" ✧✧
June 9-11, Zurich/CH

The ESSR 2016 meeting will be held from June 9-11 in the city of Zurich/CH.
The main topic will be "Knee & Ankle", besides a wide range of more general themes in MSK radiology including tumours, arthritis, trauma, metabolic conditions and sports imaging.

Target Audience
Radiologists, clinicians and members of associated professions such as physiotherapists and radiographers with an interest in musculoskeletal and sports radiology. The meeting is open to both ESSR members and non-members.

Congress Dates
June 9: Ultrasound Workshop
Tickets for the Ultrasound Workshops should be ordered in combination with a valid ticket for the Annual Meeting on June 10-11, 2016. Kindly note that early booking is recommended as the number of tickets is limited.

June 10-11: Annual Scientific Meeting
The main topics of ESSR 2016 - Knee & Ankle- and other important themes, such as sport imaging, osteoporosis, rheumatology, tumors and interventional procedures are covered by internationally acclaimed specialists in the respective fields.

Congress Venue:
Congress Center Zurich
Gotthardstrasse 5 - Entrance Claridenstrasse
8002 Zurich - Switzerland

CME Accreditation
The ESSR Annual Scientific Meeting 2016 (June 10-11) is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) and is is designated for a maximum of, or up to 12 European CME credits (ECMEC).
The ESSR Ultrasound Workshop 2016 (June 9) is designated for a maximum of, or up to 3 European CME credits (ECMEC).
The EACCME is an institution of the UEMS (

Local Organising Committee
Congress President: M. Zanetti
Members: G. Andreisek, T. Dietrich, B. Mengiardi, C. Pfirrmann, R. Sutter & ESSR Subcommittee Chairpersons

November 2015 ........ Start Abstract Submission
November 2015 ........ Start Early Bird Registration
December 2015 ........ Start Membership 2016
February 5, 2016  ..... Stop Abstract Submission
Mid February 2016 .... Abstract Rating
End February 2016 .... Notifications of Acceptance
March 2016 .............. Start Poster Submission to EPOS
March 2-6 ................ ECR 2016
Mid March 2016 ........ Start Regular Registration
May 4, 2016 ............. Stop Poster Submission
Mid May 2016 ........... Stop Invited Abstract Submission
Mid May 2016 ........... Poster Rating
June 9-11 ................ ESSR Congress 2016
June 11 ................... ESSR Gala Dinner (Ticket order online)

ESSR Prizes
The following prizes will be awarded on occasion of the ESSR Meeting
 * ESSR/ISS Prize: best scientific presentation
 * Poster Prize: best poster presentation
 * Tumor Prize: best presentation on tumors

ESSR European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology
ESSR Office, Neutorgasse 9/2, AT - 1010 Vienna, Austria, ZVR 654027172
phone +43 1 535 33 85, fax +43 1 535 33 85 442, mail: