WARSAW, Ind., May 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OrthoPediatrics Corp. (“OrthoPediatrics”) (NASDAQ:KIDS), an orthopedic company focused exclusively on advancing the field of pediatric orthopedics, today announced the Company’s continued sponsorship for the 2019 Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) annual meeting, being held May 15-18 in Charlotte, NC. The Company will also highlight its Trauma, Deformity Correction, and Scoliosis product offerings at booths 37 and 38. More than 900 attendees from across the world are expected to participate in this year’s event, which will take place at the Charlotte Convention Center.
OrthoPediatrics retains its designation as a Double Diamond Sponsor with ongoing additional support of two sub-specialty day symposia. The Company will also continue funding the International Visiting Scholars program, and separately awarded over 18 scholarships for residents and fellows to attend.
OrthoPediatrics’ CEO, Mark Throdahl, commented, “We remain ardent supporters of the POSNA event as its purpose corresponds to the mission of our Company. By facilitating a forum where the most current trends and topics in our industry can be illuminated, POSNA greatly influences and contributes to the advancement of pediatric orthopedics and we are proud our contributions provide eager physicians access to such a remarkable learning experience. This meeting strengthens our ongoing collaboration between POSNA and OrthoPediatrics’ Clinical Education and Medical Advisory Board and we look forward to another successful event.”
About OrthoPediatrics Corp.
Founded in 2006, OrthoPediatrics is an orthopedic company focused exclusively on advancing the field of pediatric orthopedics. As such it has developed the most comprehensive product offering to the pediatric orthopedic market to improve the lives of children with orthopedic conditions. OrthoPediatrics currently markets 26 surgical systems that serve three of the largest categories within the pediatric orthopedic market. This offering spans trauma & deformity, scoliosis, and sports medicine/other procedures. OrthoPediatrics’ global sales organization is focused exclusively on pediatric orthopedics and distributes its products in the United States and 41 countries outside the United States.