In addition to rotations, orthopaedic residents learn by attending conferences and lectures, and through targeted opportunities, such as workshops in bioskills.
During this daily morning conference, admissions and consults from the previous 24 hours are reviewed and discussed.
Introduction to common orthopaedic splint and cast applications for the junior residents. Saw-bones labs for intramedullary nails and ex-fix placement in the upper and lower extremities.
Weekly educational conference designed to prepare for the annual Orthopaedic In-Training Examination.
Biweekly (Monday/Friday) education conference held from September to June.
Monthly Pathology lectures held by Dr. Terek to review Orthopaedic Oncology.
While on hand, bi-monthly time in the micro lab with Dr. Katarincic where you will practice vascular repairs on a rat.
Held weekly where a variety of prominent speakers from all aspects of Orthopaedics.
Weekly Anatomy dissections and review held from December-January
We have a knee and shoulder arthroscopy simulator in the resident room for use at any time.
Monthly conference during which attendings and residents discuss a number of important scientific journal articles.