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Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, August 17, 2017
8:00am – 9:00am

UConn Health
Low Learning Center

Medical Grand Rounds Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Department of Medicine

Speakers: Lauren Geaney, MD Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery UCONN Musculoskeletal Institute UConn Health Center

Title: Treatment of Common Foot and Ankle Pathology

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to): 1. Discuss the management of ankle sprains including diagnosis, radiographic evaluation, treatment, when to refer to a specialist. 2. Feel comfortable with the management of adult acquired flatfoot deformity including: diagnosis, radiographic evaluation, treatment, and when to refer to a specialist.

Vonayak M Sathe, MD Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery UCONN Musculoskeletal Institute UCONN Health

Title: Heel Pain and Common Foot Complaints

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to): 1. Understand origin pathology and progression of foot conditions. 2. Be able to diagnose correctly and start simple treatment before considering sending to a specialist.

Date: August 17, 2017

Time: 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Location: Henry Low Learning Center UConn Health

Target Audience: The Department of Medicine faculty, housestaff and students, though many topics will be of interest to housestaff, students and other faculty members within the University of CT Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine..

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

The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy: All faculty members participating in CME activities provided by the University of Connecticut School of Medicine are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent commercial bias from influencing the content. Neither the activity director, planning committee members, nor the speakers, Drs. Geaney and Sathe have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organizations that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of this presentation.

Drs. Geaney and Sathe will not be discussing the use of off -labeled use of any products.

This CME activity has no commercial support associated with it.

Link: http://mediasite.uchc.edu/mediasite41/Play/0503b6c85607478e9ad06885a977b8571d

Evaluations: Participants are required to complete an electronic evaluation in order to o

Contact:

kawecki@uchc.edu

Continuing Medical Education (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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