Advances in the Treatment of Pediatric Upper Extremity Conditions: Injury, Deformity, and Deficiency

February 15, 2019

This course will feature hand surgeons, sports medicine surgeons, occupational therapists, and physiatrists who will discuss the latest advances in the management of common pediatric upper extremity conditions and sports injuries of the upper extremity.

Target Audience

Pediatricians, physiatrists, residents, fellows, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, family medicine physicians, occupational and physical therapists

Learning Objectives

1. After completion of this course, attendees will be able to describe current return to play guidelines for pediatric sports injuries.

2. After completion of this course, attendees will be able to identify common sports injuries in the upper extremity.

3. After completion of this course, attendees will be able to formulate initial treatment plans for common sports injures in the upper extremity.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 5.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
01/15/2019
Course expires: 
02/15/2019
Event starts: 
02/15/2019 - 7:00pm
Event ends: 
02/15/2019 - 7:00pm
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Rangos Conference Center, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
United States

Course Directors:

John R. Fowler, MD – Associate Professor of Orthopaedics, Assistant Dean for Medical Student Research

Robert J. Goitz, MD – Professor of Orthopaedics, Chief, Division of Hand Surgery

Faculty:

Robert Kaufmann, MD – Associate Professor of Orthopaedics

Alexander Davit, MD – Assistant Professor, Plastic Surgery

Mark Baratz, MD – Professor of Orthopaedics

Marshall Balk, MD – Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics

Tom Hughes, MD – Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopaedics

Timothy Ward, MD – Professor of Orthopaedics

Cindy Reed, OTR- Occupational Therapist Stephen Mendelson, MD – Associate Professor of Orthopaedics

Melissa McLane, MD – Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics

Kelly Anderson, DO – Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics

Sarah Ostop, ATC – Athletic Trainer UPMC

Kirsten Hogg, ATC - Athletic Trainer UPMC

Erica Coffee, ATC - Athletic Trainer UPMC

Cara Troutman, ATC - Athletic Trainer UPMC

Brittany Patterson, ATC - Athletic Trainer UPMC

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Available Credit

  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 5.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/15/2019
Course expires: 
02/15/2019
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