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Annual International Orthopaedic Trauma Course in San Francisco


12th Annual International Orthopaedic Trauma Course in San Francisco

April (26)27-29, 2017
InterContinental Hotel
San Francisco, CA

COURSE CO-CHAIRS

Theodore Miclau, III, MD
Professor and Vice Chairman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director of Orthopaedic Trauma
University of California, San Francisco
Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery
Zuckerberg San Francisco General


Amir Matityahu, MD

Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
Zuckerberg San Francisco General
Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery
Regional Medical Center of San Jose

Guest Speakers:
Joseph Borrelli, Jr., MD
Niloofar Dehghan, MD
Fernando de la Huerta, MD
Kyle F. Dickson, MD, MBA
James R. Ficke, MD
Andrew Haskell, MD
Shepard R. Hurwitz, MD
David M. Kahler, MD
Christian Krettek, MD
Mark Lee, MD
Ross K. Leighton, MD
Ronald Lindsey, MD
Michael D. McKee, MD
William Obremskey, MD
Steven A. Olson, MD, FACS
Andrew Pollak, MD
Melvin P. Rosenwasser, MD
Emil Schemitsch, MD
Andrew H. Schmidt, MD
Donald Wiss, MD 


WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND THIS YEAR
Wednesday, April 26th: Case Reviews in Trauma, Pre-Course Workshop
Thursday-Saturday, April 27-29th: 15 Hands-On Workshops for both Physicians and Nurses
Thursday, April 27th: Course Reception (Wine Tasting Reception)
Friday, April 28th: International Reception (open to everyone)
CME
ABOS Certified
Educational Content Endorsed by Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA)

COURSE OVERVIEW

Our Annual International Orthopaedic Trauma course has rapidly grown into the largest and most respected CME course of its kind in the country thanks to people like you for your continued support! Learn new and evolving concepts in trauma and fracture management through didactic lectures, case presentations, and hands-on practice with the latest implants from international leaders in the field of orthopaedic traumatology. This course is of substantial value in the preparation for board and recertification examinations.

ABOS


AMERICAN BOARD OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY (ABOS) RECERTIFICATION
The Orthopaedic Trauma Institute (OTI) has been granted self-assessment examination credits from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) that would apply towards recertification requirements. The University of California,
San Francisco has approved the Self-Assessment Examination (SAE) and designates this activity for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants must sign up separately and comply with the examination requirements to receive the credits. Please go to the website
https://cmecalifornia.com/Activity/3349039/Detail.aspx for registration and course details. Please reference the ABOS website at https://abos.org/moc/self-assessment-exam-(sae).aspxfor further information on their MOC process.

EDUCATIONAL CONTENT ENDORSED BY OTA



The educational content of this course is endorsed by the Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA). The OTA continues to lead the way in the advancement of musculoskeletal trauma patient care through education, research, and patient advocacy. The OTA offers educational and research opportunities to meet the life-long learning needs of orthopaedic surgeons. Visit our website to learn how the OTA can benefit you at http://www.ota.org (the OTA is not a commercial supporter or sponsor of this activity).
 

NURSING, AHP and PA AUDIENCE
INTERNATIONAL AUDIENCE

The Annual San Francisco International Orthopaedic Trauma Course just celebrated its 11th year.  The past 11 years we are fortunate to have had 4,500 attendees come to San Francisco  from all over the globe – truly an international course!:

Australia
Austria
Brazil
Canada
China
Denmark
Ethiopia
Germany

Ghana
Haiti
Hong Kong
India
Ireland
Israel

Japan

Kenya
Luxembourg
Malaysia
Mexico

Netherlands
New Zealand
Nigeria
Philippines
Russia
Singapore
South Korea
Spain

Switzerland
Taiwan
Tanzania
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States (all 50! plus Guam)

International attendee scholarships are available on request (please
contact Erin Simon at erin.simon@ucsf.edu for further information).

2016 TESTIMONIALS FROM ATTENDEES
Case Reviews in Trauma pre-course
• A great course that projects the latest innovation in trauma relying heavily on patient based medical. I recommend it wholeheartedly to anyone that wants to experience the best faculty anywhere around the world.
• This was my 1st attendance to the Pre-Course preview session although I have attended the Trauma Course. I think both activities are a must!
• Time well spent. Basic principles well reviewed. Organized plan of treatment, staging and procedure.

Main Course

  • Addressed all up to date issues that reinforce my current practice.
  • Excellent course, I attend every other year, every time I attend this I learn more new things and new tips and tricks.
  • Excellent. Want to do it again!
  • Great course and great people. Great location, great time!
  • I have attended this course every year for the past 11 years and I always learn new concepts and surgical technologies. I’m amazed how the program changes up every year and it is better every year as far as content and speakers. This is the best course with best value for the dollar.
  • This is a superb general trauma review course. I should have attended earlier in my career!
  • This is consistently one of the best meetings I go to anywhere. Great, accessible faculty.
  • This is the best orthopaedic trauma annual course in the country.

TRAVEL and LODGING


INTERCONTINENTAL SAN FRANCISCO
888 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
www.intercontinentalsanfrancisco.com
www.intercontinental.com/sanfranciscoca
The group rate of $295, based upon availability, expired April 5, 2017.
For Reservations call 1-866-781-2364


You may REGISTER directly by logging onto www.cme.ucsf.edu

For QUESTIONS and EXHIBITOR information 
Contact Erin Simon: Erin.Simon@ucsf.edu

Save the Date for 2018 – April (25) 26-28th