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2019 FORE/AANA World Series of Live Surgery

September 13 - September 15

Course Description

This course is designed to address knee, shoulder, elbow, hip, and sports medicine injuries and infirmities. The latest treatment options are presented by a faculty of internationally recognized orthopaedic surgeons. Live surgery broadcasts, case presentations, and panel discussions offer participants the opportunity to interact with faculty and discuss current solutions to challenging problems.

Target Audience

Orthopaedic surgeons, athletic trainers, physical therapists and other healthcare professionals whose scope of practice includes sports medicine.


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

· Identify diagnostic evaluation, indications, non-operative, surgical management and rehabilitation of complex shoulder instability patients.
· Identify diagnostic evaluation, non-operative treatment, surgical indications, and rehabilitation for basic, complex and revision rotator cuff tear.
· Review non-operative, surgical and rehabilitation management options for degenerative shoulder disease including non-operative care, arthroscopic indications and shoulder replacement strategies in the young active patient.
· Evaluate and treat basic and complex knee ligament injuries including surgical management, injury prevention and rehabilitation.
· Identify, evaluate, and manage Femoral Acetabular Impingement and Labral Tears of the hip
· Recognize contemporary rehabilitation programs and return to play guidelines for common shoulder, knee and hip problems.
· Recognize contemporary rehabilitation techniques following cartilage procedures of the knee including timing to return to activities.
· Classify patients with meniscal deficiency, patellofemoral cartilage lesions or tibiofemoral articular cartilage defects.


Nikhil N. Verma, MD
Chicago, IL

Brian Cole, MD, MBA
Chicago, IL

Kevin E. Wilk, PT, DPT, FAPTA
Birmingham, AL

Invited Faculty

Bernard R. Bach Jr., MD
Chicago, IL

Kevin F. Bonner, MD, FAAOS
Virginia Beach, VA

Charles A. Bush-Joseph, MD
Chicago, IL

Thomas Byrd, MD
Nashville, TN

Jorge Chahla, MD, PhD
Chicago, IL

Mark S. Cohen, MD
Chicago, IL

Alan Curtis, MD
Waltham, MA

Julie Dodds, MD
Lansing, MI

Jason Dragoo, MD
Redwood City, CA

Bassem T. Elhassan, MD
Rochester, MN

John J. Fernandez, MD
Chicago, IL

Larry D. Field, MD
Jackson, MS

Brian Forsythe, MD
Chicago, IL

Rachel M. Frank, MD
Boulder, CO
Grant E. Garrigues, MD
Durham, NC

Mark H. Getelman, MD
Van Nuys, CA

Alan Getgood, MD, FRCS
London, Ontario

Andreas H. Gomoll, MD
Chestnut Hill, MA

Timothy Hewett , PhD
Rochester, MN

Bryan T. Kelly, MD
New York, NY

John D. Kelly, IV, MD
Philadelphia, PA

Aaron J. Krych, MD
Rochester, MN

Christian Lattermann, MD
Lexington, KY

Phil Malloy, PhD, PT
Chicago, IL

Hal Martin, DO
Dallas, TX

Richard C. (Chad) Mather III, MD
Durham, MC

Augustus D. Mazzocca , MD, MS
Farmington, CT

Louis McIntyre, MD
Sleepy Hollow, NY

Shane J. Nho, MD, MS
Chicago, IL
Gregory P. Nicholson, MD
Chicago, IL

Matthew Provencher, MD
Boston, MA

Michael Reinold, PT, DPT
Boston, MA

Anthony Romeo, MD
New York, NY

Michael J. Salata, MD
Cleveland, OH

Dan Schloss, DPT
Chicago, IL

Nicholas Sgaglione, MD
Great Neck, NY

Seth L. Sherman, MD
Columbia, MO

Lynn Snyder-Mackler, PT, ATC
Newark, DE

Krystin Taylor, DPT
Chicago, IL

Scott W. Trenhaile, MD
Rockford, IL

Brian Waterman, MD
Winston-Salem, NC

Joel C. Williams, MD
Chicago, IL

Adam B. Yanke, MD
Chicago, IL


PHYSICIANS: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education (FORE) and Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA). FORE is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

FORE designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participati on in the activity



Supported By

A special thank you to last year’s companies for their support. For more information about supporting this course, please contact us at sponsorship@foreonline.org 

DePuy Synthes
Vericel Corporation
Zimmer Biomet
Arthrex, Inc
Vericel Corporation
MiMedX Group, Inc
DePuy Synthes
Arthrex, Inc
JRF Ortho
Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush
Wright Medical
Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)
Bioskin, Cropper Medical
Fidia Pharma USA
Flexion Therapeutics
Graymont Medical
Joint Active Systems
Medi USA
Modernizing Medicine
OMSI/Ortho-Med Services

Course Location

The Mid-America Club Chicago

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200 East Randolph Drive, 80th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 861-1100


Hyatt Regency Chicago

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151 E Wacker Dr
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: 312-565-1234

Hotel Reservations

A limited block of rooms has been reserved for September 12-14, 2019, at a discounted rate starting at $289/night + taxes & fees. Please mention “FORE”  and reserve your stay before August 20, 2019.

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.





September 13
September 15


Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 E Wacker Dr
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