Comprehensive Shoulder and Elbow: Current Concepts and Controversies 2024

Scottsdale, AZ US
January 25, 2024 to January 27, 2024

This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options. The livestream option offers the presenter's voice and slides; a video of the speaker is not provided. 

Course Director: John W. Sperling, M.D.

Please make note of the new location for 2024: The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch

This course provides information on the latest treatment options for shoulder and elbow arthroplasty, arthroscopy, fracture and reconstruction. The focus is on the best current practice in diagnosis, treatment and new technology. Faculty with international expertise in shoulder and elbow surgery discuss how to optimize surgical techniques and how to avoid complications. 

The livestream option offers the presenter's voice and slides; a video of the speaker is not provided. 

Target Audience

This course is designed for orthopedic surgeons, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, residents, and students.

Learning Objectives

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

    • Describe cutting edge techniques in sports medicine surgery from treating the weekend warrior to the professional athlete
    • Recognize treatment options for shoulder arthritis from arthroscopy to arthroplasty
    • Describe management of frequent shoulder and elbow fractures

    Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 19.25 AOA Category 2-A
    • 19.25 Attendance
    Event starts: 
    01/25/2024 - 6:45am
    Event ends: 
    01/27/2024 - 11:45am

    Schedule reflects Mountain Time.
    Program subject to change.

    Click here to view the program schedule in your mobile device. 

    The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch
    7700 E. McCormick Parkway
    Scottsdale, AZ 85858
    United States

    Note the new location for 2024.


    The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch has reserved a limited block of rooms at a special group rate of $349 (USD) plus $25 resort fee, single or double occupancy, run of house, per night, for course participants and guests. Group rates apply three days prior to and three days after the course dates, based on group room availability. To ensure accommodations at the discounted rate, make your reservations directly with the hotel before the block is full or before January 1, 2024, whichever comes first. 

    Reservations can be made directly in the room block online or by calling 1-800-233-1234. Specify that you are requesting a room in the Mayo Shoulder and Elbow block.



    All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

    Course Director:

    John W. Sperling, M.D.

    Planning Committee:

    Jonathan D. Barlow, M.D.
    Mark E. Morrey, M.D.
    John M. Tokish, M.D.

    Accreditation Statement
    In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

    Credit Statements:

    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this other activity (live and livestream) for a maximum of 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 19.25 AOA Category 2-A credits.

    For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

    Available Credit

    • 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 19.25 AOA Category 2-A
    • 19.25 Attendance

    Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities

    This course offers the unique opportunity for a variety of sponsorship opportunities, including the ability to interact with healthcare providers and highlight their products and services through an exhibit.  Please see the sponsorship prospectus for full details and return the agreement if you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting. 

    Contact: Kathy Fuqua 

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    To claim credit for livestream participation in this course, learners must view the content during the hours posted for the live activity.  This course is not approved for on-demand delivery. 

    Commitment to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion​ 

    Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (MCSCPD) strives to foster a learning environment in which individual differences are valued, allowing all to achieve their fullest potential.  ​ 

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