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.
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
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. Program details.
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
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.
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