Slovenian Society for Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Traumatology SSASST SSAST
Development throughout the years
The Society of Trauma Surgeons is the successor of the Trauma Section of the Slovenian Medical Association.
It follows the tradition of the Medical Reading Society in Ljubljana (Ärztlicher Leseverein Laibach), founded on October 28, 1861, and on December 22, 1862, changed the name to the Medical Association in Krain (Verein der Ärzte in Krain).
On 2nd of November 1918 the name changed to the Slovenian Medical Association and on May 16th, 1980 to the Slovenian Medical Association - Union of Medical Associations.