A (likely incomplete) list of upcoming symposia and conferences on Dupuytren and Ledderhose Disease

Conferences on this list are added as we become aware of them. Please note that the listed conferences all address medical experts exclusively, they are not targeted for patients and in most cases patients for legal reasons may not attend these conferences.

12 May 2018

Symposium on Dupuytren Disease in Nuremberg, Germany

http://www.nfpc.de/. This symposium is jointly hosted by the Nuremberg Clinic, Prof. Bert Reichert, and the German Dupuytren Society (Deutsche Dupuytren-Gesellschaft). Conference language will be German but the agenda includes English presentations as well. The audience will be hand and plastic surgeons, and therapists.  


Dupuytren-Symposium in Nürnberg - NFPC 2018


Watch the video message by Dr. Charles Eaton, Director Dupuytren Research Group, to the Nuremberg symposium.



13 May – 14 May, 2016, St. Petersburg, Russia

1st Congress of the Russian Dupuytren Society

The conference will present the state of the art of treating Dupuytren disease and other diseases of the upper limb. The target audience will be primarily hand surgeons.

The conference will include an educational class about

"Minimally invasive techniques of hand diseases treatment".



22-23 May 2015, Groningen, The Netherlands

International Conference on Dupuytren Disease and Related Diseases


International Dupuytren Symposium 2015 in Groningen, The Netherlands

This conference addresses all aspects of Dupuytren Disease, including cell research, pathogenesis, treatment options, and rehabilitation. It is a follow-up of the Miami conference in 2010. For further details. including registration and sumission of abstracts, please refer to www.dupuytrensymposium.com.


We are not aware of any major conferences on Dupuytren Disease in 2014.


22 April 2013, Rome, Italy

DCR Delphi Project "Dupuytren Contracture Recurrence"

A consensus conference to validate and analyze statistical Delphi results on the definition of recurrence of Dupuytren contracture and to draw out a Consensus Paper to publish in a selected scientific journal. Open to invited hand surgeons only. Program details.


15-16 March 2013, Vienna, Austria

Dupuytren’s Summit 2013

The Dupuytren's Summit is a scientific meeting about Dupuytren’s contracture. This year's summit is funded and organised by the pharmaceutical company Pfizer and supported by FESSH (Federation of European Societies for Surgery of the Hand). It addresses mainly hand surgeons and is open to invited hand surgeons only.



1-2 June 2012, Paris, France, Symposium de l’Institut de la Main

Maladie de Dupuytren / Dupuytren's Disease

Le futur de la chirurgie, la chirurgie du futur
(The future of surgery, surgery of the future)

A 2-day event covering a broad span of aspects of Dupuytren's Disease, like etiology, cell biology, surgical and non-surgical treatments, PNF, lipofilling, physiotherapy and splinting, recurrence, and a variety of specific aspects and problem solutions.

Renseignements et inscription : www.istria.fr
Programme scientifique : c.leclercq@gsante.fr
Sécrétariat scientifique : v.lothon@gsante.fr
Tél. 01 42 15 42 02 / +33 1 42 15 42 02




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