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30th Annual Orthopaedic Trauma

May 18, 2018 - May 19, 2018

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.

Objectives

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 DIRECTORS

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

Paul Tornetta, MD
Professor and Residency Program Director
Boston University School of Medicine
Director of Orthopaedic Trauma
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA


Accreditation

  • Coming Soon!

Supported By

A special thank you to last years’ supporting companies! For information about supporting this course, please contact Alex Ricketts . 

Accommodations

New York Marriott Marquis

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1535 Broadway,
New York, NY 10036
Reservations: (212) 398-1900

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 Thursday, May 3, 2018. You can reserve yours stay by phone: please mention “FORE NYC Trauma” when making a reservation.

Accommodations for Disabilities

Please notify the Continuing Medical Education Office, 4115 W Spruce St, Tampa FL 33607 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.


 

Details

Start:
May 18, 2018
End:
May 19, 2018
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