Atlanta Trauma Symposium
April 19, 2018 - April 21, 2018
Atlanta Trauma Symposium is designed for orthopaedic surgeons to enhance surgeon competency and provide strategies for fracture management. A distinguished faculty will present the latest concepts and techniques in orthopaedic trauma using didactic lectures, case presentations, and hands-on workshops.
This course is designed to meet the needs of general orthopedists and mid-level providers whose scope of practice includes fracture repair
Apply the most current techniques in fracture care
Appraise the updated indications for fracture treatment selection
Identify the complexity of fracture so as to make the best referral decisions
Analyze how healthcare reform may impact physician practice in orthopaedic trauma
Employ different treatment options based on expert opinion
Bruce H. Ziran, MD, FACS
Director of Orthopaedic Trauma
Gwinnett Medical Center
Douglas W. Lundy, MD, FACS
Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery
PHYSICIANS: The Foundation for Orthopaedic Research & Education (FORE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
FORE designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
PHYSICAL THERAPISTS: Approval pending from The Physical Therapy Association of Georgia (PTAG).
Aspecial thank you to last years’ supporting companies! For information about supporting this course, please contact Alex Ricketts .
MiMedX Group, Inc
Smith & Nephew
Westin Buckhead Atlanta
A 3-minute walk from the Buckhead MARTA train station, this upscale hotel is a 6-mile drive from the High Museum of Art.
Modern rooms have flat-screen TVs, desks and WiFi for a charge, plus coffeemakers and minifridges. They also feature rainfall showers and pillow-top mattresses. Dogs receive beds, treats and toys (fee). Suites add separate seating areas with pull-out sofas, dining tables and balconies.
Culinary options include a high-end steakhouse, plus a casual wine bar with light fare. There’s also a 24/7 fitness center, an indoor pool, a steam room and sauna, a 24-hour business center, plus 21 meeting rooms.
A small block of rooms has been reserved for April 18-21, 2018 and reservations will be made on a first come first served basis. Please mention “FORE Atlanta Trauma Symposium” when booking your room to receive the group rate, from $205/night, plus tax and resort fees on or before April 4, 2018.
The Westin Buckhead Atlanta is 19-miles or 30 minutes from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and 8-miles or 10 minutes from Peachtree DeKalb Airport.
Covered parking is available on property through USA Parking. Overnight self-parking is $26 per car per night while valet parking is $36 per car per night.
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.