European Paediatric Orthopaedic Society

EPOS E-Events

As of June 2020, EPOS will organize several webinars related to paediatric orthopaedics. Below, you will find the preliminary programme of different topics.

If you would like to receive further information concerning EPOS webinars including information concerning webinar registrations and would like to be included in our mailing list, please email to


2nd EPOS Webinar – EPOS Sports Study Group WEBINAR Osteochondritis Dissecans

Date: 22 July 2020 | Time: 18h00-19h15 CEST
Online Registration:

 Scientific Programme

  • Introduction/ Purpose / Definition by Franck Accadbled
  • Epidemiology / Pathophysiology / Natural history by Marco Turati
  • Symptoms / Physical examination (Medial femoral condyle as a model for description) by Monika Thusing
  • Imaging / Instability concept & criteriae by Franck Accadbled
    Treatment Indications and Results
    Non operative | João Cabral
    Perforations | João Cabral
    Fixation | Manoj Ramachandran
    Reconstruction | Camille Thévenin Lemoine
  • Specific locations
    Lateral femoral condyle / Patella / trochlea / tibial plateau | Camille Thévenin Lemoine
    Femoral head | Manoj Ramachandran
    Talar dome | Stéphane Tercier
    Lateral humeral condyle | Stéphane Tercier
  • Conclusion / take home message | Franck Accadbled
  • Questions & Answers | All speakers

3rd EPOS Webinar on Clubfoot: Clubfoot treatment in 2020
Date: 31 August 2020 | Time: 18h00 CEST

4th EPOS Webinar on Spine: Why and when considering surgery in Early Onset Scoliosis?
Date: 30 September 2020 | Time: 18h00 CET

5th EPOS Webinar on Metabolic Diseases: Genetic and metabolic diseases in pediatric orthopedics
Date: 14 October 2020 | Time: 14h00 CET

6th EPOS Webinar on Infection: Acute osteomyelitis: is punction always required? Has COVID-19 pandemy changed our treatment protocol?
Date: 11 November 2020 | Time: 18h00 CET

7th EPOS Webinar on Cerebral Palsy: CP hip disease: surveillance and treatment
Date: 09 December 2020 | Time: 17h00 CET

8th EPOS Webinar on Lower Limb: X-linked hypophosphatemic rickets (XLH) : pediatric perspectives, clinical aspects and treatment options
Date: 15 January 2021 | Time: 17h00 CEST

The above-described EPOS Webinars’ preliminary programme might be subject to changes. The latest information concerning EPOS E-Events and EPOS webinars can be found on this webpage.

Please do not hesitate to contact EPOS Education Manager, Mrs. Sanni Hiltunen at if you have any further inquiries concerning EPOS E-Events.


1st EPOS Webinar on Trauma: Flexible nailing, where are the limits? supported by Orthofix
Date: 15 June 2020 | Time: 18h00-19h00 CET
Online Replay / Webinar webcast:

Scientific Programme

  • Moderator: Dr. Manuel Cassiano Neves | Portugal
  • Panelist and talks:
    • Limits of ESIN in fractures in children by Prof. Pierre Lascombes | Switzerland
    • The MJFlex nails by Dr. Jean-Damien Métaizeau | France
    • Case presentations and discussion by Dr. Jean-Damien Métaizeau and Prof. Pierre Lascombes