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The Korean Paediatric Orthopaedic Society
Introduction The Korean Paediatric Orthopaedic Society (KPOS) was founded in 1985 as a national orgnization for orthopaedic surgeons especially devoted to pediatric orthopaedics. The purposes of this society are : 1) to promote, support, develop and encourage investigative knowledge of pediatric orthopaedic surgery 2) to promote communications of knowledge 3) to develop and encourage by teaching and education of pediatric orthopaedic surgery by developing education materials 4) to promote specialized training for medical personnel in pediatric orthopaedic surgery. This society is a member of International Federation of Pediatric Orthopedic Societies (IFPOS) and one of alliance societies of the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America (POSNA).

2017 President : Jong Sup Shim

Secretary General : Won Joon Yoo

Contact Person to Contact
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, 101 Daehak-ro, Seoul 110-744, Korea Tel +82-2-2072-3641 , Fax : +82-2-745-3367

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, 101 Daehak-ro, Seoul 110-744, Korea
Tel : +82-2-2072-3641 , Fax : +82-2-745-3367
yoowj@snu.ac.kr

Website http://www.kpos.or.kr