Course 803: Popular Solutions in Shoulder/Elbow Surgeries

Apr 6 to Apr 7, 2018

Location:
The Orthopaedic Learning Center (OLC) in Rosemont, IL
CME hours:
17.25

Course Chairman:
Larry D. Field, MD

Master Instructors:
Paul E. Caldwell, MD
Felix H. Savoie, MD
Scott P. Steinmann, MD

This course will provide comprehensive instruction related to the management of a wide variety of both shoulder and elbow pathological conditions. This unique educational opportunity will incorporate all aspects of treatments ranging from non-operative to advanced surgical techniques. Highly regarded internationally recognized faculty will share their vast experience through lively interactive presentations and discussions as well as through point-counterpoint debates supported by decades of clinical experience. These didactic presentations will be greatly enhanced for the participants by including over 9 hours of hands-on cadaver lab periods that will offer a one-on-one chance to work directly with these experienced surgeons to perfect these advanced arthroscopic and open shoulder and elbow surgical techniques.

Registration

Registration Fees

Member: $2,499.00
Non-Member: $2,999.00

Train as a Team

APEx 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.

Agenda

CME Information

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Provide an improved understanding of a variety of shoulder and elbow pathological conditions
  2. Employ the latest and most effective treatments for shoulder and elbow problems
  3. Develop significantly improved technical expertise in the surgical management of a wide variety of shoulder and elbow disorders

Course App will be available for participants to download at least 1 month prior to the course start date. The app contains:

  • handout materials
  • lab assignments
  • videos
  • registration lists

Target Audience

The primary target audience for Popular Solutions in Shoulder/Elbow Surgeries 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.

Accreditation

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

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ Designation

The Arthroscopy Association of North America designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 17.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Instructors

Course Chairman:
Larry D. Field, MD

Master Instructors:
Paul E. Caldwell, MD
Felix H. Savoie, MD
Scott P. Steinmann, MD

Travel Information

Air Travel Arrangements

Please fly into O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

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.

Gant Travel Contact:
Toll-Free: (800) 621-1083
Hours: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM (CST)

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 $134 per night plus tax (subject to change). Reservations can be made up to four weeks prior to the course.

For hotel reservations please call (847) 692-3000 and identify yourself as an Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) registrant.

Reservations can also be made online through the Hampton Inn & Suites website:
Book a Hotel Room

Full travel information

More Information

Questions?

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Refunds

Requests for refunds must be received in writing by the AANA office at least four weeks prior to the start of the course. Refunds will not be issued for requests received less than four weeks before the start of the course.

Cancellation Fee: $500.00

Course Transfers

You may switch courses within the same year, space permitting, by notifying AANA in writing at least four weeks prior to the course.

Transfer Fee: $200.00

*Course content and faculty subject to change.