Course Program & Schedule*


UPPER EXTREMITY IEP

FELLOWS, RESIDENTS AND YOUNG SURGEONS COURSE

AUSTIN, TEXAS


November 6 - 8, 2020

FRIDAY EVENING

4:00PM Austin Hotel Downtown Check-In

SYMPOSIUM BEGINS

4:30PM Registration and Cocktail Reception
5:30PM Welcome Message & Introduction
5:45PM Controversies, Complications and Cocktails
6:45PM Adjourn
7:00PM Dinner for all registered attendees

SATURDAY MORNING

6:30AM Breakfast
7:15AM Welcome & Introduction
7:20AM Cubital Tunnel
Symposium.
What should I do in 2020?
8:20AM Topic Discussion and Q&A
8:30AM Debate: Basilar thumb joint arthritis (trapezium sparing vs. trapezium sacrificing procedures)
9:20AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

BREAKOUT SESSION I

9:35AM Industry Breakout

INTERMISSION

10:40AM Coffee & Refreshment Break
11:00AM Wrist Arthroscopy in 2020. Show me what it can really do
11:45AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

SATURDAY AFTERNOON

12:00PM Lunch
1:05PM Stump the panel. What would you do? [Case Presentation]
1:45PM Topic Discussion and Q&A
2:00PM Scapholunate ligament mini symposium
2:45PM Topic Discussion and Q&A

BREAKOUT SESSION II

2:55PM Industry Breakout

INTERMISSION

4:00PM Debate: Tendon vs. nerve transfer for radial nerve palsy. The answer is obvious?
4:45PM Topic Discussion and Q&A
5:00PM Cocktail Reception
6:00PM Adjourn

SUNDAY MORNING

6:30AM Breakfast
7:30AM Debate: Proximal pole scaphoid non-unions (vascularized vs. non-vascularized grafts)
8:15AM Attendee Case Presentations
8:50AM Topic Discussion and Q&A
9:05AM Transitioning From Fellowship to Practice. Finding a Job. Best
Practice.
Billing and Coding Pearls
Effective Use of Ancillaries
Effective Use of Physician Extenders
Private vs. Academic Practice
Employee based practice

SYMPOSIUM ENDS

10:35AM Closing Remarks
10:30AM Adjourn
*Subject to Change