Industry Forum 16
MicroAire Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release Cadaver Surgeon Training
Presented by MicroAire
Faculty: Leslie Wong, MD, Thomas Trumble, MD, Carlton Clinkscales, MD and Joel Klena, MD
Format: Mobile Lab
This concentrated cadaver-based bioskills course provides the training required to perform ECTR surgery using MicroAire’s SmartRelease™ECTR system. Surgeons will have the opportunity to view a brief, pre-taped, fully narrated, live-patient ECTR procedure performed by Thomas Trumble, MD as well as observe the technique in-person as demonstrated on a cadaver specimen by a faculty surgeon. Additionally, participants will have the chance to perform the demonstrated technique on their own cadaver specimen as well as observe at least two other surgeons.
Industry Forum 17
Hilton Continental Ballroom 4
Interactive Workshop for Progressive Surgeons: Application of Regenerative Medicine Technologies for Nerve Injuries
Presented by AxoGen, Inc.
Faculty: Peter Evans, MD, PhD, FRCSC
Format: Hands-on cadaveric demonstration (all attendees)
Challenge your expectations for peripheral nerve repair! Regenerative medicine principles have translated into advance materials that work with the body and support the natural regenerative process. This interactive workshop will provide a hands-on opportunity to handle and work with these materials in a bench top setting. Explore practice applications, speak to clinical experts and review cases. Emerge from this session with an arsenal of approaches for immediate impact on your practice, patient satisfaction and the continuum of care. A must –attend session for the surgeon seeking cutting edge solutions in peripheral nerve repair.
Industry Forum 18
Hilton Continental Ballroom 6
Challenging case controversies discussed by experts in Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery
Presented by Stryker Trauma & Extremities
Faculty: Ed Diao, MD, William Seitz, MD, Jeffrey Greenberg, MD and Melvin Rosenwasser, MD
Format: Lecture / panel discussion
Open Discussion with audience participation on challenging cases of trauma, arthritis reconstruction, nerve & soft tissue injury in the upper extremity.