The Seminar begins at 7:00 AM on Monday, with classes running 3 to 4 hour blocks. There is generally a 1 to 2 hour break for lunch. The classes will then resume for another 3 to 4 hour block in the afternoon.
|Monday||Surgical Staging & Biopsy of Musculoskeletal Tumors
AM: Session 1: Tumor Simulators
PM: Session 2: Giant Cell Lesions
|Tuesday||Surgical Management of Skeletal Lesions
AM: Session 3: Benign Cartilaginous Lesions
PM: Session 4: Malignant Cartilaginous Lesions/Chordoma
AM: Session 5: Benign Bone-forming Lesions
PM: Session 6: Malignant Bone-forming Lesions
|Thursday||Surgical Management of Soft Tissue Lesions: Surgery, Radiation Therapy, and Pathology
AM: Session 7: Soft Tissue Tumors (Synovial, Fatty and Muscular Lesions)
PM: Session 8: Soft Tissue Tumors (Fibrous, Neural and Vascular Lesions)
|Friday||Management of Pathologic Fractures
AM: Session 9: Metastatic Carcinoma and Round Cell Lesions
PM: Session 10: Diagnostic and Management Problem Solving
There will be extensive after-hours educational opportunities. This will include computer-assisted orthopaedic pathology case review, x-rays and unknowns. These will be available for use at your leisure at the laboratory.