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Advanced Solutions for Trauma in the Upper Extremity
April 26 - April 27
This two-day intensive course provides opportunities for hands-on cadaveric workshops, didactic lectures, and in-depth case discussions. Our expert faculty will deliver advanced instruction for common and uncommon upper extremity treatments. Each faculty member will provide a series of talks showcasing insight from their clinical experience, sharing tips, pearls, and current treatment trends.
Friday April 26: Course 8:00 AM-5:00 PM, Small Group Case Review and Dinner 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
Saturday April 27: Course 8:00 AM-3:00 PM
This course is for practicing orthopaedic surgeons. Course content is relevant for upper extremity specialist, traumatologists and generalists looking to learn advanced treatment options for orthopaedic fractures and complex reconstruction.
- Distal Radius Fractures
- Forearm Fractures
- Radial Head Factures
- Distal Humerus Fractures
- Proximal Humerus Fractures
- Scapula Fractures
- Clavicle Fractures
Michael McKee, MD, FRCS (C) | Course Chairman
Dr. Michael McKee is among the key thought leaders in the field of orthopaedic surgery. He is a prolific researcher who has been recognized with numerous awards for his contributions to the healthcare field. He completed his fellowship training in orthopaedic trauma and lower and upper extremity reconstruction from Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts and a fellowship at Toronto East General Hospital. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree at University of Toronto in Canada. Dr. McKee is a member of numerous professional associations, including American Orthopedic Association, AO International and Orthopedic Trauma Association.
Lisa Lattanza, MD | Course Chairman
Dr. Lisa L Lattanza is Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Chief of Hand, Elbow and Upper Extremity Surgery at the University of California San Francisco. She is also the Fellowship Director. Dr. Lattanza is currently involved in both clinical and biomechanical research of the elbow and wrist. She received her medical degree from the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo. After completing her residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Missouri, Kansas City, she served as a fellow in hand surgery at Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York. She also finished additional fellowship training in pediatric hand and upper extremity problems at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas
Hotel: Hotel Valley Ho, 6850 East Main Street, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Course Location: Science Care, 3836 E Watkins St., Phoenix, AZ 85034