Grand Rounds: Management of the Hip in Cerebral Palsy

Grand Rounds: Management of the Hip in Cerebral Palsy
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When: 
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Where: 

OSMI
3450 Hull Road
3rd Floor Conference Center
Gainesville, FL 32607

Price: 

Free

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Grand Rounds: Management of the Hip in Cerebral Palsy
Description: 

The OSMI welcomes Vineeta T. Swaroop, MD, from Northwestern University at Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Swaroop will be presenting a talk to faculty and residents entitled, "Management of the Hip in Cerebral Palsy."

Sponsoring Facility: 

UF Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Institute (OSMI)

Contact: 

Topic: Management of the Hip in Cerebral Palsy

  • 5:30pm - 6:00pm: Buffet
  • 6:00pm - 7:00pm: Presentation
  • 7:00pm - 7:30pm: Discussion, Question and Answer session

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Define and describe the spectrum of hip involvement in patients with cerebral palsy.
  2. Recognize the importance of hip surveillance in patients with cerebral palsy and identify the components of a surveillance program.
  3. Discuss surgical treatment options for hip pathology in patients with cerebral palsy.

Disclosure

Dr. Vineeta Swaroop disclosed she has no relevant financial relationships.

Activity Director, Dr. Thomas Wright, disclosed that he received research grant fund from Exactech, is a consultant for Exactech, and also receives royalties from Exactech.

Planning Committee Member, Dr. Mark Scarborough, disclosed that he is an consultant for Exactech. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

Accreditation

The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit

The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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