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5th Annual San Francisco Orthopaedic Trauma Course

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Department: Orthopaedic Surgery
Course Number: MMC10010
Start: Thursday, April 22, 2010
End: Saturday, April 24, 2010
Location: San Francisco, California
InterContinental Hotel San Francisco
Fees:

Before March 15, 2010
$595 Physicians
$495 Allied Health Professionals/Industry Professionals
$475 Nurses (for registration in course and simultaneous nursing workshops)
$225 Residents/Fellows/Military

After March 15, 2010
$695 Physicians
$595 Allied Health Professionals/Industry Professionals
$575 Nurses (for registration in course and simultaneous nursing workshops)
$325 Residents/Fellows/Military

Pre-course: Case Reviews in Trauma
For more information about the pre-course, please visit:
https://www.cme.ucsf.edu/cme/CourseDetail.aspx?coursenumber=MMC10010A

UCSF Association of Clinical Faculty Vouchers are accepted for this course. For more information please call the Office of Continuing Medical Education at 415-476-4251. 
Credit: 28.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Overview:
Learn new and evolving concepts in trauma and fracture management through didactic lectures, case presentations, and hands-on practice with the latest implants from international leaders in the field of orthopaedic traumatology.

This course is of substantial value in the preparation for board and recertification examinations.

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Objectives:
At the conclusion of this educational activity participants should be able to:

  • Apply the newest techniques and concepts in adult and pediatric fracture care, including conventional and locked plating, external fixation, and intramedullary nailing;
  • Improve competence in the application of the most recent innovations in orthopaedic surgical techniques through practical, hands-on exercises;
  • Apply the latest developments in osteobiologics to patient care;
  • Describe the future technological advances in fracture treatment.

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Accreditation:
The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physicians
The University of California, San Francisco designates this educational activity for a maximum of 28.75 credits AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. (Case reviews in Trauma 7.00 credits AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Trauma
The approved credits shown above include 28.75 credits toward satisfying the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma requirement for trauma-related continuing medical education.

Physician Assistants
The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts courses approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM as meeting the continuing education requirements for license renewal.

Pharmacy
The California Board of Pharmacy accepts as continuing professional education those courses that meet the standard of relevance to pharmacy practice and have been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Pharmacists licensed in states other than California should inquire with those state boards or licensing bodies for specific continuing education requirements.

Nursing Credit
This program will be submitted to the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners for continuing education credit.

For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.

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Course Outline:
For course schedule, please click here. (pdf)

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Chairs:

Theodore Miclau, III, MD
Professor and Vice Chairman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director of Orthopaedic Trauma
University of California, San Francisco
Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery
San Francisco General Hospital

Amir Matityahu, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
Director of Pelvic and Acetabular
Trauma and Reconstruction
San Francisco General Hospital

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Faculty:
ORTHOPAEDIC TRAUMA
INSTITUTE FACULTY

R. Richard Coughlin, MD
Clinical Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
Director, Foot and Ankle Service
San Francisco General Hospital

Harry E. Jergesen, MD
Clinical Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
San Francisco General Hospital

Utku Kandemir, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
University of California, San Francisco
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director, Sports Medicine Services
San Francisco General Hospital

R. Trigg McClellan, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
Director, Spine Service
San Francisco General Hospital

Eric G. Meinberg, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco General Hospital
Medical Director, Orthopaedic Surgery
St. Luke‘s Hospital

Saam Morshed, MD
Assistant Professor in Residence
University of California, San Francisco
Director, Clinical Research
San Francisco General Hospital

Stephen Pinney, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco

Walter L. Racette, CPO
Associate Clinical Professor
Director, Orthotics and Prosthetics
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco General Hospital

Brenda Stengele, NP
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco General Hospital

UCSF FACULTY

Mohana Amirtharajah, MD
Assistant Professor in Residence
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco

Scott Hansen, MD
Assistant Professor in Residence
Department of Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
Chief, Hand, Plastic and
Reconstructive Surgery
San Francisco General Hospital

Lisa L. Lattanza, MD
Assistant Adjunct Professor
Chief, Elbow Reconstructive Service
University of California, San Francisco

Terry C.P. Lynch, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Radiology
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco General Hospital

Stanley J. Rogers, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco General Hospital

Stefan Simon, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Anesthesia
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco General Hospital

GUEST FACULTY

Joseph Borrelli, Jr., MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Texas Southwestern
Medical School

Timothy J. Bray, MD
Associate
Reno Orthopaedic Clinic
Clinical Professor
University of California, Davis

Lamont J. Cardon, MD
Clinical Instructor
UCSF Department of Orthopaedic
Surgery
Private Practice, Berkeley

Fernando de la Huerta, MD
Chairman
Orthopaedic Division
Hospital de Especialidades
Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social
Guadalajara, Mexico

Kyle F. Dickson, MD
Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Texas, Houston
Memorial Hermann Hospital

COL. James R. Ficke
Orthopaedic Consultant to the
US Army Surgeon General
Chairman, Department of Orthopaedics &
Rehabilitation, Brooke Army Medical Center

James M. Goodman, Esq.
Hassard Bonnington LLP
San Francisco

Christian Krettek, MD
Professor and Chairman
Trauma Department
Hannover Medical School
Hannover, Germany

Mark Lee, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, Davis

Ronald W. Lindsey, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
and Rehabilitation
University of Texas Medical
Branch (UTMB), Galveston

Michael McKee, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
St. Michael’s Hospital
University of Toronto

Robert A. Probe, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Scott & White Memorial Hospital

Solon Rosenblatt, MD
Clinical Instructor
UCSF Department of Orthopaedic
Surgery
Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery
Kaiser San Rafael

Melvin Rosenwasser, MD
Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Columbia University Medical Center

Emil H. Schemitsch, MD
Professor and Head
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery
St. Michael's Hospital
University of Toronto

Andrew H. Schmidt, MD
Associate Professor
University of Minnesota
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Hennepin County Medical Center

Paul Tornetta, III, MD
Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Director, Orthopaedic Trauma
Boston Medical Center

Peter G. Trafton, MD
Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Brown University

J. Tracy Watson, MD
Professor
Chief, Orthopaedic Traumatology
Division
Saint Louis University
School of Medicine

Donald A. Wiss, MD
Clinical Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

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Travel & Lodging:

InterContinental San Francisco
888 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
866-781-2364
Click here for hotel website.

Hotel Rate: $252

For San Francisco travel and attraction information please click here.

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Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations received in writing before the first day of the course will be refunded, less a $75 administrative fee. No refunds will be made on cancellations received after that date.

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