Our 10th Orthopaedics Symposium takes place Sat., April 28, 2018, at Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center in Loveland, CO.
The conference will provide up to 5 hours of education on various aspects of orthopaedic diagnosis and treatment.
Credits and Certificates
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine and the OrthoForum.
The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Academy of Family Physicians: This Live activity, 2018 Orthopaedic Symposium, with a beginning date of 04/28/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 5.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
PAs, NPs and Nurses: Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Nurses may use these credit hours toward certification renewal. This credit is acceptable by the American Academy of Physician’s Assistants (AAPA), American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), and American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
PTs, OTs, Chiropractors: Credit certificates are provided by the CME provider, as has been done at prior conferences (University of Tennessee College of Medicine).
ATs: General credits and certificates are available from UTCOM.
RTRs: We anticipate applying to ASRT for credits.
The conference is designed for primary care physicians and mid-levels, ER physicians and mid-levels, occupational medicine physicians and mid-levels, therapists (PT-OT), athletic trainers, registered nurses, chiropractors, and radiologic technologists.
Within primary care, the conference is designed for family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics, and urgent care.
The cost is $50 a person, or $40 a person for groups of 5 or more from the same health system, practice, or office.
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Embassy Suites Hotel & Conference Center
7:00 am to 8:00 am
Check-In and Breakfast
8:00 am to 10:00 am
Presentations — General Session 1
Biologics and the Knee
Rocci V. Trumper, MD
Sports Medicine-Knee Specialist
There’s Nothing Funny About a Humerus Fracture
Robert M. Baer, MD
Common Questions and Misconceptions Regarding Ankle Sprains
Michael J. Houghton, MD
How Not to Miss the Easily Missed: Hand and Wrist Pathology Recognition and Management
Bret C. Peterson, MD
Hand-Upper Extremity Specialist
10:00 am to 10:30 am
10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Presentations — General Session 2
Lateral Elbow Arthralgia
Satoru T. Chamberlain, MD
Hand-Upper Extremity Specialist
Diabetic Foot Screening Exam
Nathan A. Hunt, DPM
Podiatric Medicine & Surgery
Diabetic Foot-Wound Care Specialist
Concussion in Sports
Alissa H. Wicklund, PhD
A Hip Baby: A Review of Hip Dysplasia
Ryan L. Hartman, MD
Pediatric Orthopaedic Specialist
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
* The breakout sessions are 30 minutes long, and then repeated. This allows guests to attend up to two of the four breakouts.
Approach to the Patient with Knee Pain
C. Dana Clark, MD
Anterior Hip-Knee Replacement Specialist
Physical Exam of the Foot and Ankle
Wesley P. Jackson, MD
Pre-Op Joint Optimization
Riley W. Hale, MD
Joint Replacement Specialist
Hands-On Thumb Spica and Sugar-Tong Splinting
Note: Limit of 15 guests for each of the two half-hour sessions on splinting.
The OCR physicians express their appreciation to the following exhibitors for their support of the 2018 Symposium:
Diamond Level Supporters
Platinum Level Supporters
Gold Level Supporters
Silver Level Supporter
|Frontier Access and Mobility|
Other exhibitors will be participating and will be acknowledged at the conference.