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2019 Classic Webinar Series 
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Foot and Ankle Resident Review

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
8:00 - 9:30 pm CT

Moderator: Pamela C. Luk, MD
Faculty: Maria Romano McGann, DO; Kenneth Heida Jr., MD; Oliver N. Schipper, MD


Prepare for your OITE® and Part I Board exams with the annual AOFAS Foot and Ankle Resident Review webinar! Free for orthopaedic residents, the webinar provides an overview of key foot and ankle topics including foot and ankle anatomy and biomechanics, diabetic foot/Charcot neuropathy, and forefoot deformities such as hallux valgus, bunionettes, and other lesser toe deformities. Test your knowledge as faculty present questions from the Orthopaedic In-Training Examination® (copyright by American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, used with permission).


At the conclusion of this webinar, you will be able to:

  • Have a better understanding of normal foot and ankle anatomy and biomechanics

  • Recognize the management of Charcot neuropathy

  • Understand the clinical history, physical exam findings, diagnostic imaging findings, and treatment options for diabetic foot wounds, forefoot disorders, and flatfoot deformity

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AOFAS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. AOFAS designates this live activity for a maximum of up to 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 


Update in Total Ankle Arthroplasty

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
8:00 - 9:00 pm CT

Moderator: Jeremy J. McCormick, MD
Faculty: Samuel B. Adams, MD; David I. Pedowitz, MD; Constantine A. Demetracopoulos, MD; Steven L. Haddad, MD


Total ankle replacements are being performed more than ever before. As we move forward with this technology, it is important to reflect on what we have learned and to develop strategies for more challenging ankle replacements. With topics such as patient selection, technical tips for implantation, advice for potential complications, and considerations for revision surgery, this comprehensive webinar will help guide surgeons in optimizing their care for patients undergoing total ankle replacement.


At the conclusion of this webinar, you will be able to:

  • Understand current indications for total ankle replacement

  • Understand strategies for performing total ankle replacements in the setting of ankle/foot deformity

  • Understand strategies for dealing with complications in total ankle replacement

  • Understand the expected longevity of total ankle replacements and an approach to revision ankle replacement

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AOFAS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. AOFAS designates this live activity for a maximum of up to 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 


Physician Work/Life Balance: Avoiding Burnout

Part of the Physician Wellness Webinar Series, presented in partnership with the Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society and J. Robert Gladden Orthopaedic Society, and supported by Wright Medical Group N.V.


Tuesday, October 29, 2019
8:00 - 9:00 pm CT

Moderator: Sandra E. Klein, MD
Faculty: Karen M. Sutton, MD, FAAOS; Marlene DeMaio, MD, FAAOS

Register Now
AOFAS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. AOFAS designates this live activity for a maximum of up to 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Registration

Registration for all AOFAS webinars is FREE for AOFAS members and all orthopaedic residents and fellows. All other nonmembers may participate for $59. Nonmember residents and fellows must fax program verification to 847-692-3315 prior to registering.


Note:
If you have previously registered for any AOFAS events or webinars, you already have an AOFAS online login. Please do not create a new account to register. Contact registration@aofas.org or call 847-698-4654 if you need assistance registering or accessing your account.
Webinar login details will be sent via email prior to live broadcast. CME credits will be provided upon completion and submission of online evaluation following full viewing.


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Upcoming Webinars

Register for the 2019 Classic Webinar Series Subscription for access to the full year of AOFAS webinars!


  • Hallux Valgus Update: Working Toward Better Outcomes
    November 5, 2019 | 8:00 pm CT
    Moderator: David R. Richardson, MD

  • Salvage of the Charcot Foot: Latest Techniques
    December 11, 2019 | 8:00 pm CT
    Moderator: Michael S. Pinzur, MD