IGOF is an “Independent Scientific Body”
which has no leaning towards any commercial
arm. Its main aim is to promote friendship,
comradeship and collaboration between Indian
and German Orthopaedic Surgeons by training
young orthopaedic doctors, promote
fellowship training at Germany and unite the
IGOF members in both India and Germany.
The articles/presentation should be
prepared in advance by the respective
The articles should be scientifically
prepared and should be impressive and
To perform the presentation the
concerned person has to bring the data
in a pen drive or CD. This will avoid
carrying personal laptops for the
presentation and to reduce the time
consumption by transferring the laptops
during the presentation.
For the Q&A session, only one question
is allowed per person. This is to ensure
each and every participant gets a
chance to clarify their doubts.
Participants are requested to switch off
the cell phone during the seminar.
Who are eligible to attend the IGOF
organized seminars or events or training
Any Orthopaedic Surgeons who wish to widen
their knowledge are welcomed to attend the
What do I gain by attending the training
Doctors under the training programme will be
a given wider perspective about the topic of
discussion, update information about the
latest surgical techniques, modern equipment
aiding the surgery etc., all in the field of
How do I enroll myself for the training
programme (Event / Seminar)?
You can enroll by filling up the details or
email the details as asked in the “Registration”
page of this website. We shall confirm your
participation either by mail or post at the
Do I need to pay for attending the
A nominal charge is to be paid for
attending few aspects of the programme.
Expenses like travel, food and accommodation
have to be managed on your own.
How often the IGOF training programme is
organized in a year?
The IGOF training programme / courses are
conducted twice a year in some part of the
country. The exact training schedule details
will be available on request or will be
updated in the IGOF website well in advance.
What is the last date for registration
for the upcoming training programme?
Will be updated shortly.
How many training programme or courses
has IGOF conducted so far?
IGOF has conducted more than 33 courses in
India since its inception in 1992.