The International Dupuytren Symposium

Next conference on Dupuytren Disease

The next conference, originally planned for 2020, has been postponed due to covid-19 and will be held in September 2021 at the University of Oxford, UK. We are hoping to host a normal conference with physical presence of speakers and audience but if the pandemic requires, we will host a virtual conference. Further details will be announced beginning of 2021 on the conference website .

Previous conferences on Dupuytren Disease

The International Dupuytren Society and the Dupuyten Research Group (formerly the Dupuytren Foundation) jointly hosted international symposia on research and clinical treatment of Dupuytren disease and Ledderhose disease. Conferences were held in


2015, 22/23 May Groningen, The Netherlands conference_program
2010, 22/23 May Miami, USA conference_program


Details of both conferences are available on These include the conference program, abstracts and videos of the presentations (see above links).

Results of the Groningen conference have been published as book and ebook

Results of the Miami conference have been published as book and ebook

C Eaton, MH Seegenschmiedt, A Bayat, G Gabbiani, P Werker, W Wach "Dupuytren’s Disease and Related Hyperproliferative Disorders" Springer, 2012. ISBN 978-3-642-22696-0, read_online.

Impression from the 2010 conference in Miami, Florida, USA:

Hands with bent fingers in front of the conference hotel in Miami



Scientific Advisory Board of the International Dupuytren Society


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