Program Description: 

Grand Rounds: Orthopaedic Grand Rounds Conferences are primarily a didactic conference providing up-to-date knowledge in Orthopaedic Surgery aimed to address gaps in medical knowledge as well as medical decision making that will lead to modified practice and ultimately improved patient outcomes.

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(s) ™.  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: 
  • Physicians
  • Physician Assistants
  • Residents/Fellows
  • Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Allied Health Professionals
Learning objectives: 
At the conclusion of this activity, I will be able to:
  • Identify new treatments and therapies associated with each of the clinical topics
  • Describe trends in treatments of the selected topics
  • Integrate or apply new developments or techniques into my practice
  • Appraise surgical and non-surgical treatments based on scientific literature
Faculty & credentials: 
Activity Director and Planning Committee:
Carole S. Vetter, MD
Professor and David S. Haskell MD, Chair of Orthopaedic Education
Divsion of Sports Medicine
Program Director, Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
Medical Director, Froedtert and the Medical College Sports Medicine Center
Presenter: MCW Medical Students Presenting
Andrew Regent-Smith (Steven Grindel, MD) Clinical Outcomes of Latissimus Dorsi Tendon Transfer for Irreparable/Massive Rotator Cuff Injuries
Ciani Ellison (Steven Grindel, MD) Clinical Assessment of Humeral Head Avascular Necrosis and Outcomes of Intervention
Ryan Inawat (Steven Grindel, MD) Sources of Compensation during Activites of Daily Living after Rotator Cuff Repair
Andrew Straszewski (David King, MD) Surgical Outcomes Following Resection of Vascular Anomalies of the Extremities
Rakel Zarb (Roger Daley, MD, PhD) Quantitative Upper Extremity Assessment of Pediatric Patients with Orthopaedic and Neurological Impairment following Three Weeks of Intense Rehabilitative Therapy
Puneet Rana (Roger Daley, MD, PhD) Quantitative Assessment of Manual Wheelchair Propulsion in Children with Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida, and Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disorder
Carolyn Meinerz (Carole Vetter, MD) Running to the Beat:  Does Listening to Music Affect Running Cadence and Biomechanics?
Michael Tednes Jr. (Scott Van Valin, MD) Comparison of the Functional Outcomes between Patellar Tendon and Semitendinosus/gracilis Autograft Reconstruction of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament
Stephen Brennan (Richard Marks, MD) Comparing Goniometry and Radiography as Techniques for Measuring Ankle Range of Motion Following Total Ankle Replacement Surgery
Sean Erchadi (Joseph Schwab, MD) Correlation of the Anterior Wall Index and the Anterior Center Edge Angle
Gage Reason (John C. Neilson, MD) Impact of Bony Resection Extent on Gait and Strength in Patients of Distal Femoral Reconstructions with Endoprostheses
Mac Weninger (James Ninomiya, MD, MS) Exposure to Non-Thermal Infrared Light Alters Maturation Pathways in Osteoblasts
Meghan Teich (Gerald Harris, PhD, PE) Characterization and Assessment of Lofstrand Crutch-Assisted Gait in Children during an Intensive Rehabilitation Program
Aria Bagheri (Xue Cheng Liu, MD, PhD) The Application of Stereo-radiographic 3D Imaging in the Evaluation of Children with Idiopathic Scoliosis
Adam Hadro (Shayne Fehr, MD) Variables Related to Throwing Injury in Youth
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.  
In accordance with the ACCME®  Standards for Commercial Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved


Christen Schweikart
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 805-7488
Session date: 
01/06/2016 - 6:30am to 7:30am CST
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Auditorium
9000 W Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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