We invite you to participate in our 40th Research Day of POES (Édouard-Samson Orthopedic Program) and Division of Orthopedic of the Université de Montréal followed by Clinical Case Presentation Day from the Division of Orthopedic of University of Montreal. 

We invite our residents to present the clinical or fundamental research projects they worked on during the year.


This year, we are happy to have Dr Etienne L. Belzile of the Hôpital l'Enfant-Jésus as a guest speaker and as President of the jury. An award ceremony will be held during the Annual Orthopedic Division Cocktail on April 30th, 2020.



You must register before submitting an abstract. Registrations are free but compulsory and can be done online, please click on the '' Registration '' tab in the menu at the top of the screen.




You must submit your abstract via the form on the ''Submission '' tab in the menu at the top of the screen before March 11th, 2020 - 7:00 AM


Reviewers for abstracts:

Dr Pascal-A Vendittoli

Dr Nicola Hagemeister

Dre Marie-Lyne Nault


POES Division Cocktail; Clinical & basic research prize awards on April 30th, 2020 at 6 pm at Livart (registration required)


Award ceremony for the best presentations.

♦             Best presentation, all categories: 1 000$
♦             Best PODIUM presentation in fundamental research: 500$
♦             Best PODIUM presentation in clinical research: 500$
♦             Best FLASH presentation in fundamental research: 325$
♦             Best FLASH presentation in clinical research: 325$


The prizes awarded to the winner when he or she provides proof of submission for their article to a recognized scientific journal. The winner has two years to do this.


Jury members

Dr Étienne Belzile, président

Dre Géraldine Merle

Dr Fréderic Lavoie




The best option to get to CHU Sainte-Justine is by public transportation. The hospital is accessible by bus (129) or by metro (Université de Montréal metro station). A paying parking lot is also accessible via Chemin de la Côte Sainte-Catherine.



The following companies granted this activity for educational purpose:

  • Association d'orthopédie du Québec
  • Depuy Synthes
  • J.E. Hanger
  • Medtronic
  • Orthèse Prohèse Rive-Sud
  • Spino Modulation inc.
  • Zimmer Biomet inc.


April 30 - May 1 2020

CHU Sainte-Justine | Amphithéâtre 125, block 11, level 1
3175 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine
Montréal, Québec
Canada, H3T 1C5

January 23, 2020 12:00 EST to March 12, 2020 09:45 EDT
Basic research project
January 25, 2020 12:00 EST to March 11, 2020 07:00 EDT
Clinical research project
January 25, 2020 12:00 EST to March 11, 2020 07:00 EDT
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