European Paediatric Orthopaedic Society

3rd Series of EPOS Webinar (2022-2023)


The registration for each webinar will open approximately 2 weeks’ prior the live event and the registration link is found on this webpage. If you need any further information or would like to be included in the EPOS Webinar mailing list, please do not hesitate to email


August 2022
Title: Current Standards in DDH Screening
Date and time:
Wednesday 31st of August at 18h00 CET

Scientific Programme:

Moderator: Renata Pospischill  (Austria) and Hakan Omeroglu (Turkey)

  • Hip Sonography accrording to Graf 2022 – Standards, Techniques, Protocols by Renata Pospischill, Austria
  • US examination. When the best timing to screen newborns for DDH? by De Pellegrin Maurizio, Italy
  • Graf classification Type 2A: hip immaturity or early onset? by Blazej Pruszczynski, Poland
  • Graf classification Type 2A: to treat or not to treat? by Bettina Westhoff, Germany
  • Turkey – nationwide results of a general screening by Hakan Omeroglu,Turkey
  • Clinical, selective or general screening? What is the best? by Renata Pospischill, Austria
  • Discussion

Registration link:

September 2022
Title: How to write a winner paper?
Date and time: Wednesday 7th of September at 17h CET

Scientific Programme:

Welcome by Ignacio Sanpera

 Geographical considerations
 Moderator : TBC

  • EPOS perspective by Andreas Roposch
  •  POSNA perspective by Michael Millis
  • The far side by Peter Cundy 
  • Discussion

Personal considerations
Moderator: David M. Farrington

  • Don’t give up by Cristina Alves
  • I think it’s a winner by Franck Accadbled
  • How to hit the jackpot by Federico Canavese
  • Discussion

Registration link: Soon available

October 2022: Webinar I

Title: Current standards of conservative treatment for scoliosis
Date and time: Wednesday 26th of October at 18h00 CET

Chair: René Castelein:

  • Growth prediction with regards to scoliosis (Risser, Sanders, thoracic height…) by Federico Canavese, France
  • Different types of braces, nighttime or full time? by David Farrington, Spain
  • Current evidence of bracing (age, when to wean it, how long/how many hours, BrAISt study) by Ilkka Helenius, Finland
  • Evidence for physiotherapy (Schroth etc.) by Manuel Rigo, Spain
  • Conclusion, take home messages and Q and A by René Castelein, The Netherlands

Registration link: Soon available

October 2022: Webinar II

Title: CEOC-EPOS Combined Webinar: Pediatric Foot and Ankle Surgery

February 2023

Title: Controversies in pediatric upper limb trauma


In a cooperation with the Industry sponsors, EPOS offer also another type of e-sessions focusing on technical issues of the pediatric orthopedic practice and live discussions of educational clinical cases.

To following EPOS industry webinars have so far been planned:

June 2022
Title: A case-based webinar on proximal femoral osteotomies supported by OrthoPediatrics
Date and time: Wednesday 29th of June at 18h00 CET

Scientific Programme:

- Uniplanar proximal femoral osteotomies:

  • Varus by Thomas Wirth
  • Valgus by Thomas Dreher
  • Discussion

- Multiplanar proximal femoral osteotomies in CP including discussion by Thomas Dreher

- Individualised complex proximal femoral osteotomies i.e. flexion –valgus or extension-varus osteotomy including discussion by Thomas Wirth
Online Replay / Webinar webcast: 


December 2022

Title: Rare Bone Diseases: what are we missing during diagnosis? New reality check for Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) supported by Ipsen, a Sustaining Partner of the webinar