To ensure a safe learning environment, the 2021 COA, CORS and CORA Annual Meeting will be held virtually from June 15-19, 2021. The conference will be delivered over 4 evenings and 1 day of online education, including subspecialty programming, CORA and CORS sessions, presentation and networking opportunities. Keep up to date about the 2021 event through www.coa-aco.org/annual-meeting-2021/
Please see below the paediatric programming:
Thursday, June 17
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM ET COA Symposium: Paediatric MSK Oncology – Updates on Diagnosis, Work-up, and Treatment
Review the best and evolving evidence regarding Paediatric MSK Oncology
Present and discuss current practices and updates in the diagnosis, workup, and treatment of: Benign Lesions (including Osteoid Osteoma, Unicameral Bone Cysts, and Aneurysmal Bone Cysts)
Present and discuss current practices and updates in the diagnosis and workup of: Malignant Lesions including Osteosarcoma and Ewing’s Sarcoma
Caroline Forsythe and Kristi Wood
Work-up and Management of Benign Active Lesions – Katie Rooks
Work-up and Management of Benign Aggressive Lesion – Karl Logan
Work-up and Management of Malignant Lesions Including Osteosarcoma and Ewing’s Sarcoma – Sevan Hopyan
Thursday, June 17
7:15 PM – 8:15 PM ET COA Paper Session: Paediatrics – CP and DDH
Megan Cashin and Waleed Kishta
8:30 PM – 9:30 PM ET COA Paper Session: Paediatrics – Spine and Limb Deformity
Sukhdeep Dulai and Neil Saran
Friday, June 18
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM ET COA Paper Session: Paediatrics – Trauma and Infection
Lori Anne Archer and David R. Nelson
2020 Annual Meeting: Virtual
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, QC
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.