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Published 1/1/2012

Meetings and Course Listings


Through MAR. 5
Wounded in Action
Art Exhibition
Evans Army Community Hospital and Soldier Family Care Center, Fort Carson, Colo.

FEB. 4–7
Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) Annual Meeting
Moscone West Convention Center, San Francisco

FEB. 7
Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society (RJOS) Annual Meeting
San Francisco

FEB. 7–11
AAOS Annual Meeting
Moscone Center, San Francisco

FEB. 11
Specialty Day: Arthroscopy Association of North America (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)/American Association for Hand Surgery, Federation of Spine Associations (American Spinal Injury Association, Cervical Spine Research Society, North American Spine Society, Scoliosis Research Society), Hip Society, Knee Society, Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Society, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation Association, Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA), Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA)
Moscone Center, San Francisco

FEB. 23–26
AANA Master Course: Fundamentals in Arthroscopy—Resident
Orthopaedic Learning Center (OLC), Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Paul D. Fadale, MD; Vipool K. Goradia, MD; S. Joshua Szabo, MD; Daniel Zelazny, MD

MAR. 6
AAOS Webinar: Part II 2013 Board Certification Preparatory
Course directors: Daniel Zelazny, MD; Vineeta T. Swaroop, MD

MAR. 14–15
Research Capitol Hill Days
Washington, D.C.

MAR. 15–18
American Academy of Physician Assistants/AAOS—A PA’s Guide to the Musculoskeletal Galaxy
Ritz Carlton, Tyson’s Corner, McLean, Va.
Course directors: Richard B. Schultz, MD; Tricia Marriott, PA-C

MAR. 30–31
AAOS Enhancing Value in Musculoskeletal Care Delivery
Washington Marriott at Metro Center, Washington, D.C.
Course directors: Kevin John Bozic, MD, MBA; Anthony M. DiGioia III, MD

APR. 11–15
AAOS Board Preparation and Review Course
Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza, Chicago
Course director: A. Jay Khanna, MD

APR. 18–22
Mid-America Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting
Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa, Bonita Springs, Fla.

APR. 20–22
AAOS: Advances in Care of the Aging Athlete
Arizona Grand Resort, Phoenix
Course directors: Lt. Col. John M. Tokish, MD; Richard J. Hawkins, MD

Foot and Ankle

MAR. 15–17
AAOS Total Ankle Arthroplasty
OLC, Rosemont, IL
Course directors: J. Chris Coetzee, MD; Steven L. Haddad, MD

APR. 24
AAOS/AOFAS Webinar: Lisfranc Injuries in Athletes
Course director: Terrence Philbin, DO

Hand and Wrist

FEB. 24–25
ASSH Electives in Hand Surgery
Hyatt Regency, New Orleans
Course directors: Warren C. Hammert, MD; Martin I. Boyer, MD, FRCSC

MAR. 22–25
ASSH/Australian Hand Surgery Society Combined Meeting
Grand Hyatt Kauai, Koloa, Kauai, Hawaii
Course directors: Kodi K. Azari, MD, FACS; Gregory I. Bain, FRACS, PhD

APR. 20–21
ASSH Advances in Brachial Plexus Reconstruction: A Surgical Skills Course
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.
Course directors: Alexander Y.S. Shin, MD; Allen T. Bishop, MD


MAR. 23–25
AANA Master Course: Hip Arthroscopy

OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Carlos A. Guanche, MD; J.W. Thomas Byrd, MD; Joseph C. McCarthy, MD; Allston J. Stubbs, MD
Website: www.aana.org


APR. 19–23
AAOS/Türk Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Birliği Derneği Education Program
Antalya, Turkey


MAR. 9–11
AANA Master Course: Knee Ligament Arthroscopy
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Walter R. Shelton, MD; Freddie H. Fu, MD; Peter R. Kurzweil, MD; Donald H. Johnson, MD

APR. 13–14
AAOS Knee Injuries in Athletes: Getting Patients Back in the Game
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Keith Kenter, MD; Christopher C. Kaeding, MD


APR. 11–14
Association of Children’s Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics Annual Meeting
The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada

Shoulder and Elbow

APR. 3
AAOS Webinar: MRI—Arthroscopy Correlations Part 1–Shoulder/Elbow
Course director: Marc Safran, MD

APR. 27–29
AANA Master Course: Shoulder Arthroscopy
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Felix H. Savoie III, MD; Patrick St. Pierre, MD; Anthony A. Romeo, MD; William B. Stetson, MD


MAR. 23–24
AAOS Practical Anatomy and Surgical Education of Saint Louis University: Contemporary Techniques in Minimally
Invasive Cervical and Lumbar Spine
The Chase Park Plaza, St. Louis
Course directors: D. Greg Anderson, MD; Jeffrey C. Wang, MD

Sports Medicine

MAR. 8–10
Southern Orthopaedic Association’s SEC Sports Medicine Symposium
DoubleTree New Orleans, New Orleans
Course director: Darren L. Johnson, MD

MAR. 21–25
AAOS/AOSSM Sports Medicine Course: Elite Athletes to Weekend Warriors
Vail Marriott Resort and Spa, Vail, Colo.
Course directors: Claude T. Moorman III, MD; Thomas M. DeBerardino, MD


FEB. 6–7
AAOS/SOMOS/OTA Disaster Response Course
Moscone Center and Surgical Training Facility, San Francisco General Hospital/University of California San
Francisco/San Francisco General Hospital Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, San Francisco
Course directors: Col. Tad L. Gerlinger, MD; Col. (Ret.) Theodore W. Parsons, MD, FACS; Christopher T. Born, MD

MAR. 15–18
OTA Fellows Course

APR. 12–14
AAOS/OTA Trauma Update
Hilton Walt Disney World Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Course directors: Daniel Scott Horwitz, MD; Steven J. Morgan, MD

APR. 25–28
OTA Comprehensive Fracture Course for Residents 2.0

Listed above are upcoming continuing medical education (CME) courses and orthopaedic meetings (February through April 2012).

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 website 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

Information on state society meetings can be found in the online calendar version, available on the AAOS website, www.aaos.org