Wisconsin Orthopaedic Society 2016 Annual Meeting

Middleton, WI US
October 13, 2016 to October 14, 2016

The purpose of the Wisconsin Orthopaedic Society is to enhance the commitment of practicing orthopaedic surgeons in Wisconsin to stay current of information and advancements in the dynamic practice of modern orthopaedic surgery, to maintain the highest medical and ethical standards, and ultimately to optimize service and care to our patients. This is encouraged by our members and promoted by our educational and informative process. 

This course will provide current update on evaluation and treatment for upper extremity orthopaedic disorders, there will be discussions on occupational hazards for orthopaedic providers and current strategies for orthopaedic care in third world countries.


ACCME Accreditation Statement:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Medical College of Wisconsin and Wisconsin Orthopadic Society. The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 10 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 10 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals. 

Target Audience

Orthopaedic providers (MDs, DOs, NPs, and PAs in Wisconsin)

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, Learners will be able to:

  • List indications for superior capsule reconstruction in the shoulder
  • Describe treatment alternatives for rotator cuff arthropathy
  • Identify various hazards of ortho surgery occupation, including risk for "burnout", depression, upper extremity compressive neuropathies, cervical radiculopathy; implement strategies for prevention and treatment
  • Discuss the critical needs and challenges for the practice of orthopaedics in developing countries and learn about opportunities for volunteer service
Additional information


Deb Soik
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 805-7452
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 10.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 10.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/13/2016 - 5:30pm CDT
Event ends: 
10/14/2016 - 4:45pm CDT
Marriott West Hotel
1313 John Q Hammons Drive
Middleton, WI 53562
United States
Planning Committee:
John Henry, MD
Stacy Mroczenski, PA
Deb Soik
Erica White



Scott Nelson, MD
Brian Grogan, MD
Jeff Schwab, MD
Jon Tueting, MD
Neil Salyaponse, MD
Robert Ablove, MD
Jerry Lang, MD
William Pennington, MD
Thomas Doers, MD
Frank Cummings, PhD
John Kelly, MD
Christopher Kaeding, MD
Paul Anderson, MD
Robert Blank, MD
Neal Binkley, MD


All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following persons:  

Paul AndersonStryker, Rengeration Technologies, Expanding Orthopedics, Spartec, Titan SpineRoyalties, Stock
Neil Binkley, MDAmgen, GE Healthcare, Lilly, Merck, Opko Ireland, Astellas, BMS, Nestle, RadiusResearch, Consultant. Advisory Board
Robert Blank, MDNovo-Nordisk, AbbvieSite Investigator, Stock Ownershp
William Pennington, MDArthrex, Midwest Ortho Specialty Hospital, OSM Consulting, The Surgery Center at ASMSOwnership, Board Membership, Consultant
Scott Nelson, MDOrthofix, EllipseConsultant
John KellySpringerAuthor
Christopher KaedingDJO, Smith NephewResearch, Education Support
Thomas Doers, MDSynaptive MedicalConsultant


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

Available Credit

  • 10.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 10.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.


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