CME Program Detail

Title: **Zoom**10th Annual Orthopedic Symposium: Orthopedic Trauma: Neck to Toes Overview
Date: Tue, Dec 15th, 2020
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Location: Online

Statement of Need:
Orthopedic trauma injuries can occur in a wide variety of contexts and situations. While they are common in high level athletes, they may also result from motor vehicle accidents or unfortunate incidents taking place in the home, workplace or gym. In the elderly, falls are a frequent cause of orthopedic trauma to the neck, spine, and to the upper and lower extremities. To adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic and its implications, the 10th Annual Orthopedic Symposium, ORTHOPEDIC TRAUMA: “Neck to Toes Overview” has been transformed into a virtual event. Presented by the NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation this zoom symposium will provide registrants with an excellent, evidence-based educational experience. Broadcast LIVE, speakers will present advances and best practice in orthopedic trauma care to optimize successful patient outcomes. Topics will include the latest assessment, therapeutic and rehabilitative approaches to: spine trauma/shoulder girdle trauma/pelvis and hip trauma /foot and ankle trauma. Lectures will be accompanied by videos and Q & A sessions.

Target Audience:
Primary care physicians, orthopedic surgeons, physiatrists, physician assistants, physical therapists, PT assistants, occupational therapists, OT assistants, residents, fellows, athletic trainers, nurses, rehabilitation specialists, sports medicine specialists and health care professionals involved in the care of orthopedic trauma injuries.


John Buza III, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

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

Elan Goldwyn, MD
Director, Orthopedic Trauma Service
Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs
Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Charles M. Lombardi, DPM
Director of Podiatry
Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation
Program Director of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Jeffrey E. Rosen, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medicine
Chairman, Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Anthony L. Vucenik, PT, MS
Sports Medicine Program Coordinator
Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens
Disclosures: None


Alexander Golant, MD, Elan Goldwyn, MD and Anthony L. Vucenik, PT, MS


■ Specify risks, benefits and potential complications of interventions for spine trauma.
■ Discuss current assessment and management of shoulder girdle trauma.
■ Identify treatment and rehabilitative options for pelvis and hip trauma.
■ Describe common foot and ankle traumatic injuries and treatment options.
■ Recommend rehabilitation protocols for post-operative and non-operative patients.
■ Analyze the potential benefits and considerations surrounding surgical versus non-surgical management options.


5:00 p.m. - Introduction
Jeffrey E. Rosen, MD

5:05 p.m. - Program Overview
Alexander Golant, MD

PART 1: Spine Trauma
John Buza III, MD
5:10 p.m. - Lecture
5:30 p.m. - Video
5:35 p.m. - Q & A

PART 2: Shoulder Girdle Trauma
Alexander Golant, MD
5:40 p.m. - Lecture
6:00 p.m. - Video
6:05 p.m. - Q & A

PART 3: Pelvis and Hip Trauma
Elan Goldwyn, MD
6:10 p.m. - Lecture
6:30 p.m. - Video
6:35 p.m. - Q & A

PART 4: Foot and Ankle Trauma
Charles M. Lombardi, DPM
6:40 p.m. - Lecture
7:00 p.m. - Video
7:05 p.m. - Q & A

7:10 p.m. - Concluding Remarks
Alexander Golant, MD

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

NewYork Presbyterian/Queens designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Approval for Podiatric Medical Education

NewYork Presbyterian/Queens is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing medical education in podiatric medicine. NewYork Presbyterian/Queens has approved this activity for a maximum of 2.0 continuing education contact hours.

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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