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.                                                                                                                                        

Target audience: 

Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 
  1. Appraise and compare new techniques and technology in the field of Hand Surgery and apply innovations to patient care
  2. Understand current practices and emerging literature in Hand Surgery
  3. Take a multidisciplinary approach to patient care, learning from colleagues in the fields of Plastic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Occupational Therapy, Infectious Disease, Radiology, Physical Medicine and Neurology.
  4. Improve the patient experience through the knowledge and expertise gained at the Hand Surgery Conferences
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: 
01/01/2019 - 7:00am CST to 12/31/2019 - 8:00am CST

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.

Series location: 
Froedtert Hospital
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States


Session Date
19100 Thermal Injuries 1/9/2019 01/09/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
19100 CPRS 1/16/2019 01/16/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
19100 Pediatric Hand, Wrist and Forearm Fractures 1/23/2019 01/23/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
19100 Nerve Repair and Nerve Transfers 2/6/2019 02/06/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
19100 Rheumatoid Arthritis 2/13/2019 02/13/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
19100 Compression Neuropathy 2/20/2019 02/20/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
19100 Brachial Plexus Injuries 3/6/2019 03/06/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
19100 Hand/Elbow Tendinopathies 3/20/2019 03/20/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
19100 Tetraplegia 3/27/2019 03/27/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
19100 Arthritis (OA, CMC, SLAC, SNAC) 4/3/2019 04/03/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT