Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers services and programs through the following Divisions. Use these links to directly access all our Department sites.


CME Courses: Wed am Grand Rounds

November 9        Double Feature: 1) Atypical Femur Fractures – Impact on
7:30am|N225       Osteoporosis Treatment Use, and 2) Opportunities for Ortho
                          Surgery Collaborations with Department of
                          Epidemiology/Biostatistics (through UCSF P30 Grant)
Dennis Black, PhD | Professor and Division Head, Clinical Trials & Multicenter Studies | Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics | UCSF

November 16      Multimodal Analgesia in Shoulder Arthroplasty
7:30am|N225      Dell McLaughlin, MD | Department of Orthopaedic Surgery | UCSF
November 23       NO GRAND ROUNDS – Thanksgiving Holiday week 

November 30     War Surgery: Orthopaedic Lessons Learned from Modern conflict
7:30am|N225    Kurt Yusi, MD | Department of Orthopaedic Surgery | UCSF
Drs. Dell McLaughlin, Kurt Yusi, Brian Feeley, and Ms. Brenda Choy have no relationships to disclose.  Dr. Dennis Black is a consultant for Radius and on the advisory board at Merck & Co, Inc. and Amgen Inc..

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The objective of this educational activity is to educate staff, residents, attendings and all health care professionals. Educational content consists primarily of Orthopaedic topics, including Basic Science, Clinical Skills and Case Presentations.
The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
UCSF and The School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 category 1 credit toward the AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Certified Athletic Trainers: UCSF Sports Medicine is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for certified athletic trainers. Athletic trainers attending grand rounds may report up to 1.0 CEU of credit toward continuing education. Our approved provider number is P3359.
Other Credits: For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. *The approved credit shown above include .25 credits toward meeting the requirement under California Assembly Bill 487, Pain Management and End-of-Life Care for physicians licensed in California (except radiologists and pathologists) to complete 12 hours of continuing medical education in pain management and/or end-of-life care by 30 December 2006. †In addition, .25 credits of this educational activity meet the CE requirements of the State of California, Department of Health Services Radiologic Health Branch regulation for radiologic technology. YOU MUST SIGN IN TO QUALIFY FOR CREDIT.