The Complete Hand Surgeon: Flaps You Should Know After Fellowship
09/05/2017
From: 6:30 AM To: 6:00 PM

***This course is SOLD OUT. If you wish to add your name to the waitlist, please send an email to [email protected].***

A course for current and upcoming hand fellows. 


This course targets current and upcoming hand fellows to provide them with the skills and knowledge of common upper extremity flaps, skin coverage and vascular bone transfer. The course will feature hands-on cadaveric dissection guided by a talented faculty. The course will include prosections, didactic lectures, educational materials and case presentations. Registrants should bring their own scrubs and loupes.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, the attendee will:
  • Become familiar with the full spectrum of workhorse flaps and soft tissue coverage, as well as microvascular bone transfers for the upper extremity.
  • Develop the hands-on competence of how and when to apply such reconstructive techniques.
  • Discuss the indications and complications of such techniques as seen through case examples.
  • Understand dissection techniques for pedicle and perforator identification.

CME

There is no CME offered for this program.

 

FEES

Fellow: $800

This course is limited to 50 participants, and only current and upcoming hand fellows will be accepted.

Download the Printable Registration Form (PDF)

Note: Registration for this course is separate from the Annual Meeting registration. Please do not make travel arrangements until your participation in the course is confirmed.

Faculty:

Martin I. Boyer, MD, FRCS(C)
Gunter Germann, MD, PhD
Warren C. Hammert, MD
Douglas P. Hanel, MD
Matthew L. Iorio, MD
Neil F. Jones, MD
Jason H. Ko, MD
William C. Pederson, MD, FACS
S. Raja Sabapathy, MS, MCh, DNB, FRCS
Milan V. Stevanovic, MD
Scott M. Tintle, MD

Co-chair(s):

L. Scott Levin, MD, FACS
Steven L. Moran, MD
A. Lee Osterman, MD

PROGRAM

6:30 – 7:30 AM

Breakfast and Welcome/Exhibits Open
L. Scott Levin, MD, FACS and A. Lee Osterman, MD

7:30 – 7:45 AM
The Reconstructive Ladder
L. Scott Levin, MD, FACS

7:45 – 8:45 AM
Intrinsic Flaps I: FDMA, Heterodigital, Homodigital (Demo)
Guenter Germann, MD, PhD and Matthew L. Iorio, MD (table instructor)

8:45 – 9:45 AM
Vascularized Fibula (Demo)
L. Scott Levin, MD, FACS and Martin I. Boyer, MD, FRCS(C) (co-table instructors)

9:45 – 10:30 AM
Radial Forearm Flap (Demo)/Posterior Interosseous Flap (Demo)
Neil F. Jones, MD and S. Raja Sabapathy, MS, MCh, DNB, FRCS (table instructors)

10:30 – 10:45 AM
Coffee Break/Exhibits Open

10:45 – 11:30 AM
Lateral Arm Flap (Demo)
Douglas P. Hanel, MD

11:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Groin Flap (Demo)
S. Raja Sabapathy, MS, MCh, DNB, FRCS and Martin I. Boyer, MD, FRCS(C) (table instructor)

12:00 – 1:00 PM
Lunch (provided) and Lectures: Skin Grafts and Skin Substitutes/Exhibits Open
A. Lee Osterman, MD and Steven L. Moran, MD
Room 2010, Moscone West Convention Center

1:00 – 2:15 PM
Hypothenar Fat Pad Flap, Quaba Flap, Cross Finger Flap (Demo)
Jason H. Ko, MD and Warren C. Hammert, MD
Jason H. Ko, MD (table instructor)

2:15 – 3:30 PM
Elbow Coverage: Latissimus Dorsi Flap, FCU, Anconeus
Milan V. Stevanovic, MD and William C. Pederson, MD, FACS (table instructor)

3:30 – 3:45 PM
Coffee Break/Exhibits Open

3:45 – 4:30 PM
Medial Femoral (Demo)/ALT Condyle (Demo)
Steven L. Moran, MD and Scott M. Tintle, MD (table instructors)

4:30 – 6:00 PM
Case Presentations and Additional Dissection
A. Lee Osterman, MD and Steven L. Moran, MD

6:00 PM
Conclusion

6:00 – 8:00 PM
Reception hosted by Integra LifeSciences
Trou Normand (Fellows Lab Attendees and Faculty are invited)