Jan 09 - Jan 11, 2020

2020 Orthopaedic Trauma & Fracture Care: Pushing the Envelope

San Diego


Hyatt Regency La Jolla At Aventine


This course is designed to educate healthcare professionals on existing core principles in orthopaedic trauma and fracture care, explore emerging techniques and technologies, and challenge outdated dogma. Nationally renowned leaders in orthopaedic trauma will provide instruction during hands-on workshops, lead interactive discussions and debates, and share their experiences with the latest methods and most challenging cases. Featuring Concurrent Breakout Sessions, this course is also open to Physical Therapists and Advanced Practice Professionals.

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

Know several emerging techniques in trauma and fracture care with discussion of where they stand relative to evidence-based medicine and standard of care
Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of surgical treatment options for fractures of the extremities and pelvis
Recognize the benefits (and limitations) of Operative Dogma and Evidence-Based Medicine as it pertains to trauma and Fracture Care
Learn useful fracture repair techniques even those not yet in the textbooks
Debate and understand controversies in Trauma and Fracture Care such as those related to surgical training
Apply emerging strategies for surgeon wellness and burnout prevention

PHYSICIANS: The Foundation for Orthopaedic Research & Education (FORE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

FORE designates this live activity for a maximum of -- AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS: PAs may claim a maximum of -- Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.

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Course chairs

Orthopaedic Surgeon - Trauma Specialty

Orthopaedic Surgeon - Private

Orthopedic Trauma and Fracture Specialists


Hyatt Regency La Jolla At Aventine

06.00AM - 06.30AM
Activity Breakout: Yoga (Stephanie Mathless)
06.30AM - 07.30AM
Check-In & Breakfast with Exhibitors
07.40AM - 10.00AM
Session 2: Government & System Issues
07.31AM - 07.35AM
Just Breathe
07.35AM - 07.50AM
Musculoskeletal Health of Surgeons
07.50AM - 08.05AM
Outpatient Surgery for the Fracture Surgeon
08.05AM - 08.15AM
Panel Discussion & Interactive Audience Q/A
08.15AM - 08.30AM
Creating Templates for the Dreaded EMR
08.30AM - 08.45AM
Practice Efficiencies & Regulations of Using a PA
08.45AM - 08.55AM
Panel Discussion & Interactive Audience Q/A
08.55AM - 09.10AM
Firearm Safety: What is Our Lane?
09.10AM - 09.20AM
Panel Discussion & Interactive Audience Q/A
09.20AM - 09.45AM
Case-Based Discussions I: Orthopaedic Emergencies
09.45AM - 10.10AM
Case-Based Discussions I: Open Fractures
10.10AM - 10.35AM
Case-Based Discussions I: Colleague in Distress
10.35AM - 10.50AM
Non-CME Emerging Technology Presentation- Advances in Post Operative Wound Care
10.50AM - 11.25AM
Break with Exhibitors
11.25AM - 12.15PM
Breakout Technique Lab 1 - Groups Rotate in 25 Minute Sessions
11.26AM - 12.15PM
Proximal Femur Reduction Tricks
11.26PM - 12.15PM
The Tightrope Syndesmotic Fixation
12.15PM - 01.00PM
01.01PM - 01.20PM
Session 3: Lower Extremities
01.01PM - 01.20PM
Complex Issues in Geriatric Hip Fractures: Hospice/Suspension of DNR
01.20PM - 01.40PM
Soft-Tissue Coverage Tips for the Orthopaedic Surgeon
01.40PM - 01.50PM
Panel Discussion & Interactive Audience Q/A
01.50PM - 02.00PM
Rotate to Case-Based Discussions
02.00PM - 03.15PM
Session 4: Breakout Case-Based Discussion I - Groups Rotate in 25 Minute Sessions
02.00PM - 03.15PM
Room Milos – Hip and Femoral Shaft Fractures
02.00PM - 03.15PM
Room Rhodes – Distal Femur Fractures
02.00PM - 03.15PM
Room Syros – Proximal Tibia Fractures
03.15PM - 03.45PM
Coffee Break with Exhibitors
03.45PM - 05.00PM
Breakout Case-Based Discussions II (Groups A, B, C will rotate in 25-minute sessions x3)
03.45PM - 05.00PM
Room Milos – Ankle / Syndesmosis Injuries
03.45PM - 05.00PM
Room Rhodes – Foot Fractures
03.45PM - 05.00PM
Room Syros – Tibial Pilon / Shaft Fractures
05.00PM - 05.30PM
5K Run – Sponsored by SurgeonMasters - Meet in Lobby
05.00PM - 05.00PM
Adjourn for the Day
05.30PM - 07.30PM
Conference Reception – Asteria Terrace
07.30PM - 07.30PM
Faculty Dinner
06.30AM - 07.00AM
Meditation – Sponsored by SurgeonMasters- Meet at Registration desk in Grand Foyer
06.30AM - 07.30AM
Registration and Coffee with Exhibitors- Grand Foyer & Aventine G
07.30AM - 10.15AM
Session 5: Performance Improvement in Surgery
07.31AM - 07.40AM
07.40AM - 07.55AM
Kelee Meditation for Peak Performance
08.10AM - 08.10AM
Surgical Misadventures Around the Shoulder: What to Do When You Cut a Nerve
08.11AM - 08.20AM
Panel Discussion & Interactive Audience Q/A
08.20AM - 08.40AM
Models for Skill Development
08.40AM - 09.00AM
Difficult Cases: What to Do Next
09.00AM - 09.15AM
Panel Discussion & Interactive Audience Q/A
09.15AM - 10.30AM
Case-Based Panel Discussions II
09.15AM - 09.40AM
Forearm / Elbow Fractures
09.40AM - 10.05AM
Humerus Fractures
10.05AM - 10.30AM
10.30AM - 11.00AM
Break with Exhibitors
10.45AM - 12.15PM
Technique Lab II (Groups A, B will rotate in 25-minute sessions x2)
10.45AM - 12.15PM
Milos - Case Presentations
10.45AM - 12.15PM
Rhodes - Models for Skill Development
12.15PM - 01.00PM
01.00PM - 01.35PM
KEYNOTE PRESENTATION - CME: What Does the Future Look Like?
01.35PM - 03.00PM
Session 6: Back to the Future
01.35PM - 01.45PM
Orthopaedic Residency Training in 2020 and 2030
01.50PM - 02.05PM
Unlocking the Mysteries of Administering Orthopaedic Trauma Care
02.05PM - 02.20PM
Panel Discussion & Interactive Audience Q/A
02.20PM - 02.40PM
Sacroiliac Insufficiency Fractures: Assessment/Optimization and Surgical Stabilization
02.40PM - 03.00PM
Orthobiologics: What Really Works?
03.00PM - 03.15PM
Panel Discussion & Interactive Audience Q/A
03.15PM - 03.40PM
Break with Exhibitors
03.40PM - 05.00PM
Breakout Case-Based Discussions III (Groups D and E will rotate in 40-minute sessions x2)
03.30PM - 05.00PM
03.30PM - 05.00PM
Rhodes – Pelvic & Acetabular Fractures
03.40PM - 05.00PM
Milos – Osteoporotic Fractures
05.00PM - 05.00PM
Course Adjourns
04.30PM - 05.00PM
Activity Breakout: Meditation
05.00PM - 06.00PM
Check In / Registration
06.01PM - 09.00PM
Surgeon Wellness Symposium - Fireside Chat with Pizza, Beer & Wine
06.01PM - 06.30PM
Sexual Harassment in Surgery: How Can We Improve– Panel Discussion
06.30PM - 07.00PM
My Experience with Racial Discrimination
07.00PM - 07.30PM
How Are California / San Diego Leading Physician Wellness?
07.30PM - 08.00PM
The Aging Surgeon: What’s Your Perspective
08.00PM - 09.00PM
Surgeon Coaching Panel Discussion: Ask the Coaches
09.00PM - 09.00PM
Adjourn for the Day
Trauma B Self-Assessment Exam
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