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Association of Children's Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics (ACPOC)

The Association was established in 1978 in Houston, US. The goal was to boost the quality of prosthetic care for children within the US by: Evaluating experimental parts, diffusing data, establishing criteria for clinics. The Association of Children's Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics is associate degree association of execs United Nations agency area unit concerned in clinics providing prosthetic-orthotic take care of kids with limb loss or orthopaedic disabilities. The objectives of this annual meeting are to gift and valuate new concepts, techniques and methodology and treatment of youngsters with limb deficiencies, and to supply the participants with a chance to clinically valuate and directly act with proponents of recent analysis data pertinent to the management of those kids. Participants can hear and look at displays in an exceedingly form of formats together with scientific paper displays, posters, symposia, and special displays. There will be a chance for speakers to gift difficult cases and artistic solutions. A technical and scientific workshop format is employed to gift new approaches and concepts to troublesome or unsolved issues. ACPOC's mission is to supply a comprehensive resource of treatment choices provided by professionals United Nations agency serves kids, adolescents, and young adults with numerous orthopaedic impairments. Capabilities provide data concerning analysis and education activities at the North-western University Prosthetics-Orthotics Centre (NUPOC). 

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Association of Children's Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics (ACPOC) Conferences

About Association of Children's Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics (ACPOC)

There are numerous Prosthetic and Orthotic Societies worldwide, both national and international. However, ACPOC stands out to be one of the most renowned societies both in Europe or worldwide.  Some of These societies are working on specific topics such as Limb prostheses, craniofacial prostheses, limb orthoses, spinal orthoses etc. Some of the Prosthetic and Orthotic Societies in different parts of the world are as follows:

American Prosthetic-Orthotic Societies : USA is considered to be the hub of research. There are several societies working on different field, out of which almost 75 USA Prosthetic-Orthotic Societies and associations are present.  These societies and association are located in Maryland, Illinois, Washington, California and Florida.

European Prosthetic-Orthotic Societies : More than 52 Prosthetic-Orthotic Societies in Europe are contributing towards Prosthetic-Orthotic research activities through their annual congress, journal and newsletters. Majority of these European Prosthetic-Orthotic Societies and Associations are located in Belgium, Ireland, UK and Italy.

Asia-Pacific Prosthetic-Orthotic Societies :  There are almost 32 Asian Prosthetic-Orthotic Societies working on human as well as animal. These associations are situated mostly in Japan, Singapore, India and China. These societies were established in different time periods by eminent prosthetists and scientists working in this field.

Middle East Prosthetic-Orthotic Societies : In Middle East almost 24 Prosthetic-Orthotic Associations are present. These societies are organizing annual and biannual Prosthetic-Orthotic Annual Conferences in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Prosthetic-Orthotic Societies in Middle East are involved with somato prosthesis, neck prosthesis and dental prosthesis as well.

 Prosthetic-Orthotic Societies Conferences : There are almost 150 Prosthetic-Orthotic Meetings and conferences which are scheduled by these societies for the year 2016 and 2017 in different parts of the globe. These international Prosthetic-Orthotic Conferences and Prosthetic-Orthotic Annual Meetings are intended to bring together all the recent researches, new innovations and findings in a global platform.