2019 Specialty Day

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OTA Members Only Business Meeting
Saturday, March 16, 2019
12:10 pm – 1:10pm 
Venetian/Sands Expo Room 4301
OTA Member Business Meeting Agenda
 
 
General Information
 
OTA Specialty Day
Venetian/Sands Expo
7:25am – 2:15pm - Room 4301
2:30pm - 4:45pm - Combined Afternoon Session Held in Room 4101
 
Handouts
 
     Moderator: Nirmal Tejwani, MD
     Moderator: Stephen Kottmeier, MD and Clifford Jones, MD
     Moderator: Nirmal Tejwani, MD
     Moderator David Teague, MD
     Moderators: Michael Gardner-2018 Program Chair / Stephen Kottmeier, MD-2018 Program Co-Chair
 
Afternoon Session Combined with American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society
     Link to handouts will be emailed to all meeting registrants.
 

Description
The OTA Specialty Day features an energetic and entertaining agenda for trauma experts, generalists and international attendees focused on practical strategies for difficult clinical situations, best evidence for contemporary controversies, and highlights from the OTA annual scientific programs. The afternoon will feature a combined session with AOFAS.

 
Target Audience
This meeting is designed for orthopaedic surgeons and is beneficial to related allied health care professionals. OTA has created the program based on stated needs and interests expressed from previous Specialty Day attendee evaluations.
 
Educational Objectives
  • Describe evidence-based recommendations for decision-making for common traumatic conditions
  • Identify contemporary operative techniques to facilitate on-call management of challenging situations
  • Apply best practices and recent research advances to your trauma or general practice.
Accreditation
5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.: OTA Session
2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.: Combined afternoon session
Total Credit Hours: 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
 
The OTA session has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association. AAOS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The combined afternoon session has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association. AOFAS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 

Program Committee Leadership

David C. Teague, MD, Program Chair

Chad P. Coles, MD, Michael J. Gardner, MD,
Clifford B. Jones, MD, Stephen A. Kottmeier, MD,
Nirmal C. Tejwani, MD, FRCS