44th Annual Orthopedic Surgery Visiting Professorship

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Date & Location
Thursday, April 19, 2018, 7:00 AM - Friday, April 20, 2018, 11:05 AM, OUHSC-Andrews Academic Tower, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B, Oklahoma City, OK

Target Audience
Orthopaedics, Trauma

The purpose of the 44th Annual Orthopedic Surgery Visiting Professorship is to review and discuss a variety of current orthopedic problems and to provide an open forum for the exchange of ideas between the course faculty and visitors. Quality improvement presentations and scientific papers presented by our residents with faculty support showcases the research efforts of our doctors throughout the academic year.  Our faculty lecturers are nationally recognized in the field of orthopedic surgery and provide excellent presentations to our residents and faculty as well as the community physicians and other participants in an educational setting, benefiting all.


Other Health Care Professionals: $25


The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict Resolution Statement: 
The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Office of Continuing Professional Development has reviewed this activity’s speaker and planner disclosures and resolved all identified conflicts of interest, if applicable.

Overall Learning Objectives:  
Upon completion of this activity, participants will improve their competence and performance by being able to:
  1. Describe through didactic lecture updates the current evaluation and treatment of various orthopedic surgery topics.
  2. Identify through case presentations and discussions the evaluation and treatment of various orthopedic surgery related topics.
  3. Review updates on new approaches for the evaluation and management of orthopedic problems, particularly in the areas of sports medicine, adult reconstruction, hand surgery, foot-ankle, trauma, and quality improvement.
  4. Recognize complications related to various forms of treatment of orthopedic repair and reconstruction procedures.

Nondiscrimination Statement: 
The University of Oklahoma, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, political beliefs, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to: admissions, employment, financial aid and educational services. Inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies may be directed to: Bobby J. Mason, Institutional Equity Officer, (405) 325-3546, bjm@ou.edu, or visit www.ou.edu/eoo.

Accommodation Statement: 
Accommodations on the basis of disability are available by contacting Janet Moore at (405) 271-5964 or janet-moore@ouhsc.edu as soon as possible.

Disclaimer Statement: 
Statements, opinions and results of studies contained in the program are those of the presenters and authors and do not reflect the policy or position of the Board of Regents of the University of Oklahoma (“OU”) nor does OU provide any warranty as to their accuracy or reliability.

Every reasonable effort has been made to faithfully reproduce the presentations and material as submitted. However, no responsibility is assumed by OU for any claims, injury and/or damage to persons or property from any cause, including negligence or otherwise, or from any use or operation of any methods, products, instruments or ideas contained in the material herein.

Policy on Faculty and Presenters Disclosure: 
It is the policy of the University of Oklahoma, College of Medicine that the faculty and presenters disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s).