23rd Annual AAOS Workers’ Compensation and Musculoskeletal Injuries + Half-Day Expert Witness and IME Reporting Course

November 5-7, 2021, San Antonio, TX

Workers' Compensation Course #2103370
Expert Witness and IME Reports Half-Day Course #2103345

Successfully integrate the clinical and non-clinical aspects of workers’ compensation

Turn to this unique and practical course to develop and improve your handling of the medical and non-medical components of workers’ compensation cases. Explore the current legal, administrative, ethical, and insurance issues in your cases and how to address them.

New topics and faculty offer current perspectives on causation, diagnosis, and treatment options that can improve your outcomes for occupational injuries and illnesses. Learn effective strategies for utilization review, causation analysis, report writing, medical liability, depositions, and communications skills with patients.

“I have come to the course for many years and each time I improve the evaluation of not only my workers’ compensation patients, but all other patients I see on a daily basis."   - Previous Course Attendee

NEW Half-Day Course!

AAOS How to Write & Defend Your Expert Witness QME – IME Report

November 4, 2021 * San Antonio, TX

Join this half-day training and review to gain clarity on the Independent Medical Examination (IME) or Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) report creation process. This valuable skill is rarely taught in residency programs. Faculty help evolve your skills in patient history, physical examination, IME/QME report writing, impairment, and defense at deposition and trial.

SAVE $150 when you register for both courses!

To receive the $150 dual-course discount, please add both courses to your cart before checkout.

Course Directors

J. Mark Melhorn, MD, FAAOS
The Hand Center, University of Kansas School of Medicine
Wichita – Department of Orthopedics
Wichita, KS

Marilyn L. Yodlowski, MD, PhD, FAAOS
Med Connect Pro
Beaverton, OR

Enjoy these articles featured in AAOS Now, written by Course Director J. Mark Melhorn, MD

Registration Fees

Save $150 when you register for both courses!

To receive the $150 dual-course discount, please add both courses to your cart before checkout.

Member Rates

AAOS Member, Candidate Member, Associate Member, International Member

  • Workers' Compensation: $1,174
  • Report Writing Half-Day Only: $499
  • Attend Both and Save $150: $1,523

AAOS Emeritus Member

  • Workers' Compensation: $974
  • Report Writing Half-Day Only: $499
  • Attend Both and Save $150: $1,323

Resident, Post-Residency in Fellowship, PA Member, U.S. Military

  • Workers' Compensation: $974
  • Report Writing Half-Day Only: $499
  • Attend Both and Save $150: $1,323

Nonmember Rates

Nonmember, Other Physician

  • Workers' Compensation: $1,474
  • Report Writing Half-Day Only: $699
  • Attend Both and Save $150: $2,023

Nurse, Allied Health, PA Nonmember

  • Workers' Compensation: $1,074
  • Report Writing Half-Day Only: $599
  • Attend Both and Save $150: $1,523