AAOS Now

Published 11/1/2010

Meetings and Course Listings

Listed below are upcoming continuing medical education (CME) courses and orthopaedic meetings (December 2010 through mid-April 2011). For more information about AAOS-sponsored courses, contact the AAOS customer service department at (800) 626-6726 or visit the CME course section of the AAOS Web site at www.aaos.org/courses

For more information about other CME courses or orthopaedic meetings listed, contact the source provided.

Meetings and courses sponsored by Board of Specialty Societies members and regional orthopaedic organizations may be listed in the print version of AAOS Now. Send information, including contact name and e-mail address, to AAOS Now, 6300 N. River Rd., Rosemont, Ill. 60018-4262; fax: (847) 823-8033; e-mail: aaoscomm@aaos.org

General

DEC. 13–17
Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting
Vail Marriott Mountain Resort & Spa, Vail, Colo.
Web site:
www.somos.org

JAN. 13
AAOS Webinar: Diagnosis and Treatment of Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Challenges That We Face
Course director: Javad Parvizi, MD

JAN. 13–16
Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting
Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, Calif.
Web site:
www.ors.org

JAN. 20–23
Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) Master Course: Resident
Orthopaedic Learning Center (OLC), Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Paul D. Fadale, MD; George C. Branche III, MD; William J. Ciccone II, MD; Vipool K. Goradia, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

FEB. 15–19
AAOS Annual Meeting
San Diego Convention Center, San Diego

FEB. 19
Specialty Day

  • AANA
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS)
  • American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM)
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES)
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA)
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA)
  • San Diego Convention Center, San Diego

MAR. 22
AAOS Webinar: Part II 2012 Board Certification Preparatory Webinar
Course director: Daniel Zelazny, MD

MAR. 24–27
American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)/AAOS: A PA’s Guide to the Musculoskeletal Galaxy
Course directors: Richard B. Schultz, MD; Tricia Marriott, PA-C

APR. 1–2
AAOS/AAPA Team Training: Maximizing the Surgeon–Physician Assistant Relationship
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Harpal Singh Khanuja, MD; Ian W. Marks, PA-C

APR. 6–10
Mid-America Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting
Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort, Tucson, Ariz.
Web site:
www.maoa.org

APR. 13–17
AAOS Board Preparation and Review Course
Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza, Chicago
Course directors: Frank J. Frassica, MD; A. Jay Khanna, MD

APR. 14–17
AANA Annual Meeting
San Francisco Marriott, San Francisco
Web site:
www.aana.org

Foot and Ankle

DEC. 3–4
AAOS The People’s Choice: Hot Topics in Foot and Ankle Surgery
JW Marriott Marquis, Miami
Course directors: John T. Campbell, MD; William C. McGarvey, MD

DEC. 8
AAOS Webinar: Treatment and Diagnosis of Acute Achilles Tendon Rupture Guidelines
Course director: Christopher P. Chiodo, MD

MAR. 15
AAOS Webinar: Forefoot and Midfoot Reconstruction: Is It Really THAT Complicated?
Course director: J. Chris Coetzee, MD

Hand and Wrist

JAN. 12–15
American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting
Ritz Carlton, Cancun, Mexico
Web site:
www.handsurgery.org

MAR. 26–29
Combined Meeting of the Japanese Society for Surgery of the Hand and the ASSH
Grand Wailea Resort, Maui, Hawaii
Web site:
www.assh.org

APR. 8–9
ASSH Master Skills Course: Arthroplasties of the Hand, Wrist, and Elbow
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Mark S. Cohen, MD; Scott H. Kozin, MD
Web site:
www.assh.org

Hip

MAR. 4–6
AANA Master Course: Hip Arthroscopy
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: J.W. Thomas Byrd, MD; Joseph McCarthy, MD; Thomas G. Sampson, MD; Allston J. Stubbs, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

APR. 15–16
AAHKS/AAOS Challenges and Controversies in Total Joint Arthroplasty
Hyatt Rosemont, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Thomas Parker Vail, MD; Jay R. Lieberman, MD; Michael A. Mont, MD

International

NOV. 30–DEC. 2

AAOS/Asociación Argentina de Ortopedia y Traumatología Education Program
Hilton, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Web site:
www.aaot.org.ar

Knee

MAR. 11–13
AANA Master Course: Knee Ligament Arthroscopy
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Gregory C. Fanelli, MD; Stephen M. Howell, MD; Freddie H. Fu, MD; Jason L. Koh, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

APR. 15–16
AAHKS/AAOS Challenges and Controversies in Total Joint Arthroplasty
Hyatt Rosemont, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Thomas Parker Vail, MD; Jay R. Lieberman, MD; Michael A. Mont, MD

Pediatrics

DEC. 1–4
POSNA/AAOS International Pediatric Orthopaedic Symposium
Walt Disney World Swan Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Course director: John M. Flynn, MD

DEC. 7–9
POSNA Congenital Femoral Deficiency Tutorial
West Palm Beach, Fla.
Course director: Dror Paley, MD, FRCSC
Web site:
www.posna.org

MAR. 28–APR. 2
Association of Children’s Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics Annual Meeting
Canyons Resort, Park City, Utah
Web site:
www.acpoc.org

Shoulder and Elbow

JAN. 28–30
AANA Master Course: Shoulder
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Eugene M. Wolf, MD; Alan S. Curtis, MD; Marc R. Labbe, MD; Michael J. Moskal, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

MAR. 25–27
AANA Master Course: Shoulder Arthroscopy
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Wesley M. Nottage, MD; Christopher M. Aland, MD; Anthony A. Schepsis, MD; Joseph C. Tauro, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

Spine

DEC. 1
Cervical Spine Research Society (CSRS) Instructional Course
Westin Charlotte, Charlotte, N.C.
Course director: Jeffrey C. Wang, MD
Web site:
www.csrs.org

DEC. 2–4
CSRS Annual Meeting
Westin Charlotte, Charlotte, N.C.
Course director: Alexander Ghanayem, MD
Web site:
www.csrs.org

Sports Medicine

DEC. 9–12
AOSSM Advanced Team Physician Course
Grand Hyatt Washington, Washington, D.C.
Web site:
www.sportsmed.org

MAR. 9–13
AAOS/AOSSM Annual Sports Medicine Course: Elite Athletes to Weekend Warriors
Vail Marriott Mountain Resort & Spa, Vail, Colo.
Course directors: Robert F. LaPrade, MD, PhD; Claude T. Moorman III, MD

MAR. 10–12
Southern Orthopaedic Association SEC Sports Medicine Symposium
Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta
Web site:
www.soaassn.org

MAR. 26–29
Combined Meeting of the AOSSM/Japanese Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Grand Wailea Resort, Maui, Hawaii
Web site:
www.congre.co.jp/3jaossm

Trauma

DEC. 2–4
AAOS/OTA Strategies and Tactics in Orthopaedic Extremity Trauma
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Gerald J. Lang, MD; Philip R. Wolinsky, MD

JAN. 14–15
OTA Advanced Trauma Techniques Course for Residents
Phoenix
Web site:
www.ota.org

MAR. 31–APR. 2
AAOS/OTA Orthopaedic Trauma Update
The Hilton Walt Disney World Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Course directors: Robert F. Ostrum, MD; Daniel Scott Horwitz, MD

APR. 15–17
OTA Fellows Course
Boston