Information regarding SGMS 2020 and COVID-19

Dear SGMS members, dear colleagues,

As the world is dealing with an unprecedented crisis, the board will inform you here on this page, about the status of the  38th SGMS annual meeting that is due to take place on October 28-30 2020 in Beatenberg.


[ Update from 16 March 2020 by the President ]

  • October is far away and many things will change until then. Currently, we go ahead with the planning of the conference as usual.
  • We aim to open the registration, as planned, by the beginning of April.
  • We will fully refund the registration fees in case a cancellation should occur due to the Corona Virus crisis.

Should you have any questions regarding this or SGMS in general, do not hesitate to contact us at info(at)sgms(dot)ch.


Should you have any questions or are looking for information regarding the SARS-CoV-2 Virus or the COVID-19 disease, please have a look at the official webpage of the Federal Office of Public Health