Objective 1 : To discuss and understand that pathologies in children are different from those in adults and that treatment strategies used in adults may not necessarily be extrapolated to children.
Objective 2 : To understand newer developments in the field of Paediatric Orthopaedics as they relate to congenital & developmental anomalies, trauma, infection, metabolic disorders, sports medicine, spine problems & tumours.
Objective 3 : To understand decision-making in a variety of Paediatric Orthopaedic conditions so that 'the decision is more important than the incision'.
Objective 4 : To pick up at least 3 new surgical techniques that will be useful in clinical practice.
Objective 5 : To understand the impact of advances in basic science on future paediatric orthopaedic practice.
POSI / POSICON 2019 will not be held liable for personal injuries or for loss or damage to property incurred by participants or guests at the conference, including those participating in tours and social events. Participants and guests are encouraged to take out insurance to cover losses incurred in the event of cancellation, medical expenses or damage to or loss of personal effects when traveling within or outside their own country.
POSI / POSICON 2019 cannot be held liable for any hindrance or disruption of the conference arising from natural, political, social or economic events or other unforeseen incidents beyond its control.
Registration of a participant implies acceptance of this condition.
A 'Speaker Ready Area' / Preview Room will be available at the conference venue .
Timings: Wednesday, 2nd January (3.00 pm - 6.00 pm) | Thursday, 3rd January (7.00 am - 6.00 pm) | Friday, 4th January (7.00 am - 4.00 pm) Saturday, 5th January (7.00 am - 4.00 pm) | Sunday, 6th January (7.00 am - 12.00 noon)
POSICON 2019 requires all electronic presentations to be made using the central computer system. No personal laptops will be allowed.
E-Poster stands, which consist of a mouse and a 42” plasma screen, will be placed in a designated poster area. The e-Posters will be loaded into each computer with a directory / menu of all posters available.
Venue : Lotus Hall
POSICON 2019 will provide poster boards to mount printed displays. The boards are vertical and will be mounted on legs and be self-standing. Presenters will need to use double-sided tape when hanging your poster. The poster boards will be located in a separate area at the conference venue. The boards will be numbered corresponding to the Printed Display Number.
Venue: Lotus Hall
Printed display set-up: Thursday, 3rd January 2019, 7.00 am onwards
Printed display take down: Sunday, 6th January, 1.00 pm onwards
POSICON 2019 requires all video presentations to be uploaded at the conference venue on Thursday, 3rd January between 07:00 hours - 10:00 hours.
Venue: Lotus Hall