CME Program Detail

Title: The 8th Annual Orthopedic Symposium: Getting a Handle on the Upper Extremity: Injuries and Conditions of the Shoulder, Elbow and Wrist
Date: Fri, Nov 9th, 2018
Time: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Lang Auditorium

Statement of Need:
Upper extremity injuries are common to high level athletes and working professionals. Acute and overuse tendon injuries are common, and require orthopedic and primary care consultations. These can arise from multiple factors and can present in varying degrees of severity. The 8th Annual Orthopedic Symposium at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens is an educational event that will focus on the assessment and management of injuries to the upper extremity. This symposium will be beneficial for health care providers wishing to improve their knowledge and competence in the care of various conditions and injuries of the shoulder, elbow and wrist. It will provide up-to-date information on operative and non-operative treatment options for both chronic and acute, overuse and traumatic injuries. It will also provide an overview of concepts of rehabilitation and the role of rehabilitation specialists in managing and rehabilitating common upper extremity injuries. This symposium will provide time for an interactive question and answer period for each section. It will also include a hands-on session for ultrasound-guided evaluation of commonly seen orthopedic pathology of the shoulder, elbow and wrist.

Target Audience:
Primary care physicians, orthopedic surgeons, physiatrists, physician assistants, physical therapists, occupational therapists, residents, fellows, athletic trainers, nurses, rehabilitation specialists and other sports medicine specialists and healthcare professional involved in the care of tendon injuries.

Speakers:

Marwa A. Ahmed, MD, MS
Clinical Instructor Sports Medicine
Department of PM&R, Harvard Medical School
Medical Director, Boston Landing- Spaulding Sports Medicine Center
Massachusetts General Hospital & Spaulding Rehabilitation Network

Brian M. Capogna, MD
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine
Orthopaedic Associates of Manhasset, P.C.

Justin A. Classie, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Director, Sports Medicine
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Jerrold M.Gorski, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Director, Population Health Management, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Jason Hu, MD
Attending Physiatrist
Instructor in Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Director, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Harry “Tate” G. Greditzer, IV, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology & Imaging
Hospital for Special Surgery
Assistant Professor of Radiology, Weill Cornell Medicine

Timothy Mauro, MS, PT
Partner, Vice President of Clinical Operations
Queens/Long Island, Professional Physical Therapy

Arth Patel, MD, MPH
Attending Orthopedic Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Tony N. Quach, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Associate Director, Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Ayesha Rahman, MD
Attending Orthopedic Surgeon
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Petrina Schneiderman, OTR/L, CLT, CHT
Outpatient Supervisor, Occupational Therapy
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens
Disclosures: None

Moderators:

Alexander Golant, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Associate Director, Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Libi Galmer, DO
Assistant Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Attending Physician, Integrative and Regenerative Orthopedics
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Objectives:

Occupational Therapists and OT Assistants: 6.0 NYS Continuing Competency Hours
Athletic Trainers: Credits Pending

• Specify the epidemiology of upper extremity injuries and conditions.
• Recognize the clinical presentation of injuries to the shoulder, elbow and wrist and utilize the medical terminology associated with these injuries.
• Recognize the benefits of ultrasound-guided imaging as it relates to the assessment and management of upper extremity injuries and conditions.
• Describe a rehabilitation course for the treatment of upper extremity conditions and injuries.
• Discuss the potential benefits and considerations surrounding the surgical management of shoulder, elbow and wrist injuries.
• Identify the relationship of various sports to commonly seen injuries.
• Recognize musculoskeletal structures using ultrasound-guided imagery.
• Describe techniques for ultrasound-guided treatment procedures.

Schedule:

7:00 a.m.
Registration & Continental Breakfast

7:35 a.m.
Welcome Remarks
Jaclyn A. Mucaria, MPA
President, NewYork-Presbyterian Queens
Jeffrey E. Rosen, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medicine
Chairman, Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation, NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

7:40 a.m.
Introduction
Course Co-Chairs
Alexander Golant, MD and Libi Galmer, DO

SECTION I: SHOULDER
7:50 a.m.
Shoulder Imaging: Case Presentation
Harry “Tate” G. Greditzer, IV, MD

8:10 a.m.
Instability of the Shoulder: Case Presentation and Discussion
Arth Patel, MD, MPH

8:30 a.m.
Rotator Cuff Tears: Case Presentation and Discussion
Alexander Golant, MD

8:50 a.m.
Proximal Biceps and Superior Labral Pathology: Case Presentation and Discussion
Tony N. Quach, MD

9:10 a.m
Rehabilitation of the Shoulder: Case Presentation and Discussion
Timothy Mauro, MS, PT

9:30 a.m.
Pathological Sleep Positions of the Upper Extremity
Jerrold M.Gorski, MD

9:45 a.m.
Coffee Break

SECTION 2: ELBOW / WRIST / HAND
10:00 a.m.
Common Causes of Ulnar Sided Wrist Pain: Case Presentation and Discussion
Ayesha Rahman, MD

10:20 a.m.
Common Causes of Radial Sided Wrist Pain: Case Presentation and Discussion
Ayesha Rahman, MD

10:40 a.m.
Elbow Epicondylitis and Management with Percutaneous Tenotomy: Case Presentation and Discussion
Justin A. Classie, MD

11:00 a.m.
Instability of the Elbow: Case Presentation and Discussion
Brian M. Capogna, MD

11:20 a.m.
Common Neuropathies in the Distal Upper Extremity: Case Presentation and Discussion
Jason Hu, MD

11:40 a.m.
Rehabilitation of the Elbow, Wrist, and Hand: Case Presentation and Discussion
Petrina Schneiderman, OTR/L, CLT, CHT

12:00 p.m.
Lunch

Session only open to: MD’s, DO’s, PA’s, NP’s
(ADDITIONAL $25 FEE)
1:00 p.m.
Clinical Presentation of Ultrasound-Guided Imagery
Libi Galmer, DO
Kevin I. Pak, MD, FAAPMR
Arth Patel, MD, MPH
Marwa A. Ahmed, MD, MS

3:00 p.m.
Adjourn

Accreditation
New York Hospital Queens is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

New York Hospital Queens designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement
The Medical Society of The State of New York relies upon planners and faculty participants in its CME activities to provide educational information that is objective and free of bias. In this spirit and in accordance with the guidelines of MSSNY, CPME and the ACCME, all speakers and planners for CME activities must disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests whose products, devices or services may be discussed in the content of a CME activity, that might be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Any discussion of investigational or unlabeled uses of a product will be identified.

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