Conference in Atlanta, GA


 

presents the 8th annual continuing education conference in Atlanta, GA

Flexor and Extensor Tendon Injuries

A 2018 Update 

June 8th-9th, 2018

  • Understand the advances in the last 5 years in tendon repair surgery and rehabilitation aftercare
  • Identify key anatomical structures in the flexor and extensor tendon system in a cadaver model
  • Develop an understanding of how certain wrist and finger positions and exercises affect force and excursion using a cadaver model
  • Practice fabrication of certain orthoses after flexor and extensor tendon repair
  • Learn about secondary procedures to reconstruct or salvage the flexor and extensor tendon systems
  • Interactive learning with surgeon and therapist faculty

 

Registration Cost: $475

Registration Deadline – May 30th, 2017


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Continuing Education Credit

Occupational Therapists: This course is a pending AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. This course is offered for 1.4 AOTA CEUs and 14 continuing education hours.

Physical Therapists: This course is a Physical Therapy Association of Georgia approved course for 1.4 CEUs and 14 continuing education hours.  

Hotel Accommodations

The Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center is located on the Georgia Tech campus in Technology Square, in the heart of Midtown Atlanta

The best attractions, the finest restaurants, and the trendiest shops are only minutes away. Within 1 mile you will find the Fabulous Fox Theater, the Georgia Aquarium, the High Museum of Art, the World of Coca-Cola, and Centennial Olympic Park. Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL) is also only 15 minutes away.

Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center
800 Spring St. NW Atlanta, GA 30308

The group rate at the Georgia Tech Hotel is $169 a night for single/double occupancy room.  Please be sure to mention Georgia Hand, Shoulder, & Elbow conference when making a reservation @ 404-838-2100 or 1-800-706-BUZZ (2899).

There are several other hotels in the Midtown area. While we do not have a group rate with these hotels, there are several within walking distance (less than 10 minute walk), including The Renaissance, The Biltmore, and The Regency. Within 1 mile you will also find a Courtyard, Hampton Inn, and The Georgian Terrace.

 

Course Faculty 

Randall Alexander, MD
Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow  

John F. Dalton, IV, MD
Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow

Robert L. Howell, MD  
Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow  

Houston Payne, Jr., MD 
Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow  

John G. Seiler, III, MD  
Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow

McMillan Starr, MD  
Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow  

Daniel Acker, OTR/L CHT
Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow  

Shrikant Chinchalkar, OTR/L, CHT
The Hand and Upper Limb Centre

Rebecca Saunders, PT, CHT
The Curtis National Hand Center  


Conference Chair:

Laurie Allen, OTR/L, CHT
Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow Therapy

Conference Co-Chair:
Erica Sartorio, OTR/L, CHT
Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow Therapy


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