Education & Meetings

Information Statement

Evidence Based Medicine:

The Evidence Based Medicine Committee has completed work on an Information Statement, "Inappropriate Excision of Unrecognized Soft Tissue Sarcoma."

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Click here to view the "Inappropriate Excision of Unrecognized Soft Tissue Sarcoma" slides.

Information Statements:

Guidelines for Specialist Referral in Newly Identified Bone Lesions

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The Current Distribution of MSTS Members in the United States

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Clinical Practice Guidelines:

Use of Imaging Prior to Referral to a Musculoskeletal Oncologist.

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Education and Meeting Information

The Musculoskeletal Tumor Society holds at least two meetings a year, the Annual Meeting and Specialty Day Course.  In addition, MSTS will periodically hold special symposia and other educational events.  Please visit our website often to see our most current events.

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) is the CME provider for all MSTS educational courses.  To view and/or claim your CME for a MSTS course, please visit the AAOS Learning Portfolio and log in using your AAOS user ID and password. If you do not know your AAOS user ID, please contact our office and we may provide it to you. 


Upcoming Meetings




MSTS 2019 Specialty Day

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Venetian/Sanda Expo

Las Vegas, Nevada



MSTS 2018 Annual Meeting -

October 10-12, 2018

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center - New York, NY

Abstracts are now closed! Pre-registration is now closed!

Click here to view the abstracts for Papers presented at the 2018 MSTS Annual Meeting.

MSTS 2018 Specialty Day

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Morial Convention Center - New Orleans, LA

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MSTS 2017 Annual Meeting
September 27-29, 2017
Denver, Colorado

Click here to view the Final Program and the complete abstracts of the Paper Presentations.

MSTS 2017 Specialty Day

Saturday, March 18, 2017
San Diego, California

The 2017 MSTS Specialty Day was held at the San Diego Convention Center.
View the 2017 Specialty Day Program


MSTS 2016 Annual Meeting - Detroit, Michigan - October 5-7, 2016

Thank you to everyone who attended the MSTS 2016 Annual Meeting. The education sessions, podium and poster presentastions and social events were very successfull and enjoyed by everone in attendance.

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Click here to view the Final Program and the complete abstracts of the Paper Presentations.


BSTT Madrid

Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors Madrid Course
November 30-December 3, 2016.
MSTS is pleased to recognize several MSTS members who serve as Course Faculty members for the sixth BSTT Madrid Course.
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Educational Resources

The Pathology, Orthopaedics, and Radiology of musculoskeletal Tumors (PORTNotes) Lecture Syllabus
The purpose of this syllabus is to provide the orthopaedic, pathology, and radiology resident and practioner an outline upon which to build a basic and comprehensive understanding of orthopaedic pathology, to facilitate the success of others. The collection of sixteen lecture outlines is intended to be used as a building block for lectures or individual studies.