We hope you were able to participate in the virtual COA 2020. The COA, CORS, and CORA leadership delivered part of the 2020 Halifax program virtually the weekend of June 19-20. The Meeting took place over two days with COA programming on Day 1 and Subspecialty Day on Day 2. Ahead of the virtual meeting, on Thursday, June 18, CPOG hosted a Fireside Chat via zoom.
If you missed the Paediatric sessions on Subspecialty Day, you can view the program below:
COA Paper Session: Paediatrics
11:00am EDT Paediatric/Trauma ICL: Adolescent Trauma: Differing Perspectives from the Adult and Paediatric Surgeon
Debate #1: Adolescent Clavicle Fracture Treatment
Debate #2: Adolescent Forearm Fracture Treatment
Session Objectives: Present and discuss best evidence, current practices, surgical techniques and controversies in the management of: adolescent clavicle fractures, adolescent radius and ulna shaft fractures, and adolescent tibial shaft fractures.
CPOG Business Meeting for ALL CPOG Members
This meeting included an update all CPOG committees and members voted on the new CPOG Bylaws that you can review here.
2019 Annual Meeting: Montreal
CPOG had another strong program at the Canadian Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting In Montreal this past June, where the new executive committee was announced.
At the 2019 CPOG Annual General Meeting it was decided that membership dues will be implemented at $100 per year per member. Fees will be waived for trainee members and new members who are in their first two years of practice. Membership fees allow numerous group and individual benefits, including improved communications, and subsidization of visiting speakers and educational opportunities.