European Paediatric Orthopaedic Society

EPOS BAT Advanced Courses

EPOS Advanced Courses – LATEST UPDATES

Updated 07 of February 2022 –

COVID-19 pandemic: Onsite course updates
We are glad to announce that EPOS has decided to start to organize onsite events again as of the beginning of 2022. Please find further information below of the upcoming courses.

May 2022

EPOS ADVANCED COURSE – Motion Analysis for Pediatrics Orthopaedic Surgeons

In collaboration with the European Society of Motion Analysis in Adults and Children (ESMAC)

  • Dates: 11-13 May 2022
  • Description: The course is aimed at paediatric orthopaedic surgeons, residents and fellows who want to improve their understanding of the multiple roles of motion analysis in modern paediatric orthopaedic surgery. The course will not focus on neuromuscular disease only and is not intended to replace a traditional gait course. Several renewed experts in the field will deliver lectures addressing all aspects of motion analysis, from the traditional complete 3D gait analysis up to basic tools that may help the paediatric orthopaedic surgeon in clinical and surgical patient management.
  • Venue: Orthopaedic Hospital Speising, Vienna (Austria).
  • Registrationhttps://www.epos.org/epos-advanced-course-on-motion-analysis-for-pediatric-orthopaedic-surgeons-in-collaboration-with-esmac
  • Vaccination certificates & PCR testing:  As the course is organized in the hospital premises, the stricter covid rules apply!
    The latest covid rules of the COURSE VENUE are the following:
    · Fully vaccinated and/or recovery + PCR-test (the test result is valid 48h since sampling).
    · Yet, all the attendees of the course have to wear a FFP2 mask indoor.
    · Please be aware that the covid rules of the course venue seem to be different to the Austrian government’s covid rules which can be found here 
    https://www.austria.info/en/service-and-facts/coronavirus-information/entry-regulations
    · For further information about the covid rules and testing in Vienna in general, you may visit information for visitors to Vienna from our tourist office.
  • Scientific Programme | PDF Document | 8 pages | 188Kb

November 2022

EPOS ADVANCED COURSE – Pediatrics Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Dates: 25-26 November 2022
  • Description: The course is aimed at paediatric orthopaedic surgeons, residents and fellows who want to improve their understanding of paediatric hand and upper extremity surgery. Several renewed experts in the field will deliver multiple lectures addressing all aspect of hand upper extremity pathologies, including diagnosis, surgical treatment and management of complications. The program will include congenital, posttraumatic deformities and obstetrical brachial plexus palsy topics.
  • Venue: Orthopaedic Hospital Speising, Vienna (Austria)
  • Registration: Will open during summer 2022

January 2023

EPOS ADVANCED COURSE – Lower Limb Deformity Course
  • Dates: 26-28 January 2023
  • Description: This event is aimed at paediatric orthopaedic surgeons, residents and fellows who want to improve their understanding and skills in lower limb deformity correction. Several renewed experts in the field will deliver multiple lectures addressing all aspect of diagnosis, deformity planning, surgical treatment, and management of complications for common and rare paediatric deformities. The program will include congenital, posttraumatic and metabolic deformities.
  • Venue: Orthopaedic Hospital Speising, Vienna (Austria)
  • Registration: Will open in autumn 2022

IMPORTANT! It is important to note that EPOS is not responsible for any costs related to your travelling to the course destinations and therefore before booking your trip, we highly advice you to check the latest pandemic information provided by your local authorities as well as the authorities in the course city.

PAST EPOS BAT ADVANCED COURSES
  • EPOS ADVANCED – CADAVER LAB COURSE 2nd Edition
    27-28 January 2022 | Swiss Foundation For Innovation And Training In Surgery (SFITS), Geneva University Hospital, Switzerland
    Scientific Programme | PDF Document | 6 pages | 4Mb | Photo Gallery
  • EPOS E-learning Advanced course on CP: Treatment Principles in Cerebral Palsy
    07 January 2022 | e-Course
    Scientific Programme | PDF Document | 2 pages | 2Mb
  • EPOS ADVANCED – CADAVER LAB COURSE
    Hip Surgery: from Infancy to Young Adulthood
    23-24 January 2020 | Hospital Universitari Son Espases | Palma de Mallorca | Spain
    More information | Scientific Programme | PDF Document | 8 pages | 2Mb
  • EPOS BAT Advanced Course: Pediatric Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
    29-30 November 2019 | Orthopaedic Speising Hospital | Vienna | Austria
    More information | Photo Gallery
  • EPOS BAT Advanced Course: Hip surgery from infancy to young adulthood
    17-18 January 2019 | SWISS Foundation for Innovation and Training in Surgery (SFITS) | Geneva | Switzerland
    More information & Scientific Programme (PDF Document | 8 pages | 6Mb) | Photo Gallery
  • EPOS BAT Advanced Course: Polytrauma
    22-23 November 2018 | Orthopaedic Speising Hospital | Vienna | Austria
    More information & Scientific Programme (PDF document | 8 pages | 250kb)
  • EPOS BAT Sport’s Med Advanced Course: Cadaver Workshop
    Knee and ankle joints in children and adolescents

    25-26 January 2018 | SWISS Foundation for Innovation and Training in Surgery (SFITS) | Geneva | Switzerland
    More information & Scientific Programme (PDF Document | 4 pages | 520kb)
  • EPOS BAT Advanced Course: Fundamentals of Paediatric Spine Deformities: Children’s Spine is Not a Miniature of Adults’ Ones!
    24-25 November 2017 | Orthopaedic Hospital Speising | Vienna | Austria |
    More information & scientific programme
  • Current Concepts in the Management of Paediatric Hip Disorders
    September 2013 | Izmir | Turkey
    More information & Scientific Programme | PDF Document | 12 pages | 6Mb
  • Paediatric Spine Deformities
    August 2013 | Finland
  • Arthrogryposis Mulitplex Congenita – an update
    April 2012 | Finland