Korean Paediatric Orthopaedic Society KPOS - KOA Sub-Specialty Society
The Korean Paediatric Orthopaedic Society (KPOS) was founded in 1985 as a national organization for orthopaedic surgeons especially devoted to pediatric orthopaedics.
The purposes of this society:
To promote, support, develop and encourage investigative knowledge of pediatric orthopaedic surgery.
To promote communications of knowledge.
To develop and encourage by teaching and education of pediatric orthopaedic surgery by developing education materials.
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)