1008 - Knee/Shoulder Lab Course

When: November 13–15, 2020
Where: The Orthopaedic Learning Center (OLC) - Rosemont, IL 60018

The AANA Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopy Course is a 3-day course focusing on the latest techniques in both shoulder and knee arthroscopy. Case-based panels, peer reviewed clinical algorithms, live demonstrations, and 14 hours of lab time will leave you ready for clinical success.  This course is designed for both the casual and advanced arthroscopist. Attendees will be able to complete a pre-course questionnaire that will best pair instructors to participants, ensuring individual goals of the course will be satisfied.

Course Co-Chairs:
Kevin F. Bonner, M.D.
Nicholas A. Sgaglione, M.D.
Joseph C. Tauro, M.D.
Ian K.Y. Lo, M.D.

Member Rate:
1-on-1: $2,999
2-on-1: $2,499

Non-Member Rate:
1-on-1: $3,499
2-on-1: $2,999

NEW! Early Careerist (Within 5 Years of Residency/Fellowship Completion)
Member Rate: $1,999
Non-Member Rate: $1,999

Military Rate: $1,999


Advanced Lab Courses were designed with the whole surgical team in mind. Physician attendees are strongly encouraged to bring their PA, NP, RN, or other support staff. There is no better way to prepare for real-world OR situations than to train together.

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CME Information

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this course the participant will be able to:

  1. Understand current controversies and recommended treatments for knee injuries including the appropriate indications for surgery and employ the latest techniques for surgical repair and reconstruction
  2. Accurately identify the most important shoulder pathologies, understand the appropriate indications for surgery and employ the latest techniques for surgical repair and reconstruction
  3. Familiarize with ultrasonic evaluation of knee and shoulder anatomy and patho-anatomy and the use of ultrasonography as an aid for needle placement in and around these joints

AANA Mobile App

This course will be available for participants to download at least 1 week prior to the course start date on the AANA Mobile app. It is available on Android, iOS, and Amazon Kindle.

Target Audience

The primary target audience for Shoulder/Knee Lab Course is AANA members and other healthcare professionals who desire to improve their arthroscopic knowledge, competence, performance, and patient outcomes.

Statement of Need

AANA has determined the need for this live educational activity based on identifying professional practice gaps, previous course evaluations and the AANA Self-Assessment Examination. The educational content of this activity was based upon current issues and topics provided by AANA planning committees and membership.

Continuing Medical Education/Credit Designation

The Arthroscopic Association of North America is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Arthroscopic Association of North America designates this live activity for a maximum of TBD AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity may also help fulfill the Maintenance of Certification credit requirements mandated by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Travel and Hotel Information

All Advanced Lab Courses and Resident/Fellow courses are held at the OLC Education & Conference Center in Rosemont, IL.

Air Travel and Ground Transportation

Please fly into O'Hare International Airport (ORD). The Hampton Inn & Suites offers complimentary shuttle service from O'Hare International Airport.

Gant Travel is the official travel management company for AANA. Please identify yourself as an AANA Course participant. Gant Travel offers full mileage credit for frequent flyers.

Full Travel Information

Hotel Accommodations

For your convenience AANA has reserved a block of rooms at the Hampton Inn & Suites Rosemont Chicago O’Hare (9480 W. Higgins Road, Rosemont, IL 60018). The room rate is $144 per night plus tax (subject to change). Reservations can be made either online or over the phone, up to four weeks prior to the course.

Full Housing Information

More Information

Request for refunds, cancellation, or course transfer must be received in writing by the AANA office at least four weeks prior to the start of the course. Visit our Lab Courses Policies page for full details.

For other questions, visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Course content and faculty subject to change.

11/13/2020 2:00 PM - 11/15/2020 12:30 PM
The Orthopaedic Learning Center (OLC) 9400 W. Higgins Road, Suite 100 Rosemont, IL 60018 UNITED STATES

Lab Instructors

Full NameCityState ProvinceCountryLast Name
Kevin F. Bonner, M.D.Virginia BeachVAUnited StatesBonner
Paul E. Caldwell, MDRichmondVAUnited StatesCaldwell
Brian Chilelli, MDChicagoILUnited StatesChilelli
Nathan K. Endres, M.D.BurlingtonVTUnited StatesEndres
Robert E. Hunter, MDSalidaCOUnited StatesHunter
Patrick Wakefield Joyner, MD, MSNaplesFLUnited StatesJoyner
Jason L. Koh, MDEvanstonILUnited StatesKoh
Christian Lattermann, MDLexingtonKYUnited StatesLattermann
James P. Leonard, MDWestern SpringsILUnited StatesLeonard
Ian K.Y. Lo, MD, FRCSCCalgaryABCanadaLo
Mary K. Mulcahey, M.D.New OrleansLAUnited StatesMulcahey
David C. Neuschwander, M.D.MonroevillePAUnited StatesNeuschwander
Clayton William Nuelle, MDSan AntonioTXUnited StatesNuelle
Steven E. Rokito, MDGreat NeckNYUnited StatesRokito
Matthew J. Salzler, MDBostonMAUnited StatesSalzler
Nicholas A. Sgaglione, MDGreat NeckNYUnited StatesSgaglione
Joseph C. Tauro, MDToms RiverNJUnited StatesTauro
Christopher W. Uggen, M.D.KalamazooMIUnited StatesUggen
Kenneth R. Zaslav, MDRichmondVAUnited StatesZaslav
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