2013 Orthopaedic Surgery Symposium
Acute Management of Orthopaedic Injuries
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation will present its second annual orthopaedic surgery symposium, Acute Management of Orthopaedic Injuries, on Friday, Nov. 15, from 7:30 a.m. to noon, in the Berry Room of the Nutter Center on Wright State University’s campus. The symposium will detail current best practices for physicians, nurses and other health professionals who care for and come in contact with orthopaedic patients. Presentations will cover acute management of orthopaedic injuries in the areas of lacerations and minor burns, athletic shoulder injuries, foot and ankle injuries, knee injuries and hand injuries.
Who should attend?
- Alumni of Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
- M.D.’s, R.N.’s,& nurses, physician assistants, medical assistants, athletic trainers, coaches
- Surgical staff
- Current and future orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine residents
As a result of this symposium, the participants will be able to:
- Identify injuries that require treatment
- Provide initial treatment that produces the best long-term results
- Identify common mechanisms of acute injuries
Paying physician: $50
Other paying health care provider: $35
Residents & medical students: Free
Where will it be?
Ervin J. Nutter Center Berry Room
Wright State University
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy.
Dayton, OH 45435
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Continuing education credit
Wright State University (WSU) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. WSU designated this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
As an organization accredited for continuing medical education, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine fully complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act rules and regulations. If any participant is in need of accommodations, written requests should be submitted at least one month in advance.
For more information
Contact Cindy Dempsey at firstname.lastname@example.org or (937) 208-2128 for more information.