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29th Annual Orthopaedic Trauma

May 5 @ 7:00 am - May 6 @ 5:00 pm

Course Description

This course is designed to present advanced instruction of upper and lower extremity trauma to practicing orthopaedic surgeons and orthopaedic residents who have working knowledge of present technology. Participants will be updated on the new techniques and philosophies in the modern management of orthopaedic trauma. Participants will learn to identify and understand the appropriate salvage procedures for difficult trauma cases through didactic lectures, cases presentations and hands-on workshops. The hands-on workshops, with equipment and saw bones, will offer participants the opportunity to apply these new techniques for treating fractures of the upper and lower extremity. Ample individualized instruction will be provided by faculty members. By making physicians aware of these newest options in treatment, we hope to lessen patient morbidity and enhance satisfaction and outcome.

Target Audience

This course is designed to meet the needs of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Nurses, PA’s, MA’s and mid-level providers whose scope pf practice includes orthopaedic trauma.


Upon completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Apply new techniques in learners specific practices
  • Acquire working knowledge of salvage procedures for difficult trauma cases.





Course Chariman

Melvin P. Rosenwasser, MD
Carroll Professor of Hand Surgery
Columbia University College of Physicians
Chief of Orthopaedic Trauma and Hand Service
Director of Trauma Training Center
New York-Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY



FORE is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical educcation for physicians.

FORE designates this live activity for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For the purpose of re-certification, the following organizations accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

Supported By

A special thank you to this years’ supporting companies! For information about supporting this course, download the Exhibitor Prospectus here.


New York Marriott Marquis

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1535 Broadway,
New York, NY 10036
Reservations: (212) 398-1900
Reservation link: https://aws.passkey.com/e/49058502

Hotel Reservations

A block of rooms has been reserved at the New York Marriott Marquis at the rate of $339.00 per night plus taxes and hotel fees. To receive the group rate, reservations must be made on or before April 13, 2017. You can register online by clicking here. Or by phone: please mention “Foundation for Orthopaedic Research & Education” when making a reservation.

Accommodations for Disabilities

Please notify the Continuing Medical Education Office, 13020 Telecom Pkwy N, Tampa, FL 33637 or call 813-877-8096 a minimum of ten working days in advance of the event if a reasonable accommodation for a disability is needed.

Events, activities and facilities of Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education are available without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age or veteran status as provided by the law and in accordance with FORE’s respect for personal dignity.



May 5 @ 7:00 am
May 6 @ 5:00 pm
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