Program Description: 

The hand conference is a multidisciplinary conference designed to teach hand and upper extremity anatomy, surgical techniques, therapy modalities, imaging and diagnostics, outcomes, and evidence based medicine relevant in modern day hand surgery.  This conference brings together multiple sub-specialties who are able to collaborate on cutting edge modalities in the treatment of complex hand conditions.                                                                                                                                        

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals

Target audience: 

Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 
  • Analyze and evaluate new technology and techniques in Hand Surgery and apply these to patient care, if applicable.
  • Gain better understanding of the current guidelines and literature related to Hand Surgery and associated issues.
  • Understand the importance of a multidisciplinary approach to patient care by gaining insight from colleagues in the fields of Plastic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Occupational Therapy, Infectious Disease, Radiology, Physical Medicine and Neurology.
Faculty & credentials: 

Activity Director: Patrick Hettinger MD

Planning Committee:
Hani Matloub, MD
Cameron Best


All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.


CE Coordinator
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-3873
Series date: 
05/04/2018 - 7:00am CDT to 01/31/2019 - 8:00am CST
Series location: 
Froedtert Hospital
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
2 North Tower
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States


Session Date
18025 Vascular Disorders of UE/Compartment Syndrome 5/23/18 05/23/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
18025 Brachial Plexus Injury/Reconstruction 6/13/18 06/13/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
18025 Tetraplegia 6/27/18 06/27/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
18025 MRI of the Wrist/EU Imaging 7/11/18 07/11/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
18025 Flaps of UE 7/25/18 07/25/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
18025 Hand Anatomy/Exam 9/5/2018 09/05/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
18025 Replantation 9/12/2018 09/12/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
18025 Small bone fractures 9/19/2018 09/19/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
18025 Thumb Reconstruction 9/26/2018 09/26/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
18025 Carpal Fractures 10/3/2018 10/03/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT