2024 Specialty Day


The 2024 OTA Specialty Day will take place at the Moscone Center, West Building, Room 2020 in San Francisco, California. In collaboration with the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS), the 2024 OTA Specialty Day features an interesting and relevant agenda for trauma and foot and ankle experts, generalists, trainees and orthopaedic advanced care practitioners.  The program will contain joint sessions on foot & ankle trauma with representatives from both AOFAS and OTA and will also feature the top most recent foot and ankle trauma research that will change your practice. Additionally, there will be engaging sessions on advocacy in Orthopaedic Trauma, as well as one dedicated to gleaning wisdom from a panel of past OTA presidents.

Credit Designation

OTA designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

To receive your CME certificate or certificate of attendance, learners must complete a short evaluation and claim their credits. All attendees will receive an email with a link to the evaluation survey after the conclusion of OTA’s 2024 Specialty Day.

The certificate will be available in each learner’s transcript to be printed, saved, or viewed at a later date at education.ota.org

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Course Chairs

Brandon Yuan, MD
Holy Pilson, MD
Brendan Patterson, MD
Kelly Hynes, MD

In collaboration with: AOFAS – American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society

OTA: Brandon Yuan, MD; Holly Pilson, MD; Brendan Patterson, MD, FIOTA

AOFAS: Kelly Hynes, MD

Disclosure Information

The Orthopaedic Trauma Association has implemented a policy to comply with the current Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education requiring mitigation of all conflicts of interest. Faculty declaring a relevant commercial interest must be identified in the activity syllabus and/or program.

In accordance with disclosure policies of OTA and the ACCME, every effort has been made to ensure all CME activities are balanced, independent, objective, and scientifically rigorous. These policies include complying with ACCME’s Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education and mitigating all relevant conflicts of interest for all individuals in control of content.  

All of the relevant financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated.

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.


  • Describe innovative techniques and best practices for intraoperative assessment of fracture reduction in the foot and ankle
  • Outline current controversies regarding the acute treatment of articular fractures to the foot and ankle
  • Appraise new evidence that may challenge traditional practice in foot and ankle trauma 
  • Discuss methods of advocacy available to the Orthopaedic Trauma surgeon - on behalf of our patients and ourselves.


OTA/AOFAS Member $250
Non-Member Physician $350
Resident/Fellow $50
Allied Health $75
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The Orthopaedic Trauma Association extends sincere gratitude to the following partners for their generous financial support for this educational opportunity: DePuy Synthes, Stryker, Arthrex, and Acumed.