If youre ready to "rediscover" foot and ankle care, a course co-sponsored by the AAOS and the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) might be a step in the right direction; Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course: Current Concepts and Practical Solutions, will be held November 2-5, 2000 in Chandler, Ariz.
The course is designed for the orthopaedic surgeon seeking a greater depth of knowledge about adult foot and ankle surgery to expand their practice in this area. It addresses sports injuries, hallux valgus disorders, forefoot abnormalities, hindfoot problems, foot trauma, diabetes, arthritis and more. Case-driven small group interaction focused on clinical problems is a course highlight, as are round table breakfast discussions with experts.
Lectures will define traditional treatment methods and cutting edge techniques. New insights will be reinforced through faculty narrated, videotaped surgical demonstrations. Small group sessions will then apply this knowledge to specific cases.
Upon completion of this comprehensive course, participants should be able to:
Participants will receive up to 19 Hours of Category 1 CME credit. For more information or to register, call the Academys customer service department at (800) 626-6726.