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Mayo Clinic "Teach the Teachers" Elbow Course 2022 - Elbow Instability

Rochester, MN US
May 19, 2022 to May 21, 2022

This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options. 

May 19 - 21, 2022 - Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Minnesota

Course Directors: Shawn W. O'Driscoll, M.D., Ph.D.Mark E. Morrey, M.D.Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo

Mayo Clinic's 24th Edition “Teach the Teachers” Advanced Elbow Surgical Skills Course Forge the Future: Elbow Instability is an advanced level course designed for orthopedic surgeons with a special interest in upper extremity trauma, elbow surgery and trauma surgery.  The course has technical skills orientation, with the didactic portions limited to the necessary introductions and theoretical knowledge required for the technical components.  Live surgical broadcasts used during lecture sessions demonstrate not only surgical techniques pertaining to this year's topic of the unstable elbow, but also anatomy examples of elbow conditions and injuries that cause instability.

This year’s topic will be Elbow Instability.  Helping us to Forge the Future will be our special guest and world-renowned pioneer in upper extremity surgery, Jorge Orbay, M.D. from the Miami Hand & Upper Extremity Institute.

**Information on departure testing resources available for international learners will be shared closer to the conference date.**

Registration FeesLive In-PersonLivestreamDate(s)
M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$ 800$ 700May 19-20
Resident, Fellow, Physician Assistant, Retired M.D.$ 700$ 600May 19-20
Anatomy Lab (must attend general session also)$ 1200NAMay 21

Exhibit Opportunities
This course offers a unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Dorinda Johnson.


Target Audience

This live and livestream course is open to physicians, residents, fellows, physician assistants and physical therapists interested in advanced elbow surgery.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Diagnose elbow instability 
  • Classify elbow instability and fracture-dislocations 
  • Assess and treat acute elbow dislocations and fracture-dislocations according to a logical algorithm
  • Predict which elbows will remain unstable and treat them 
  • Recognize and apply the indications for surgery in acute dislocations and fracture-dislocations
  • Apply the principles and technique for reconstructing the coronoid in unstable elbows 
  • Employ multi-ligament reconstruction for instability of the elbow 

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: 
  • 22.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 22.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
05/19/2022 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
05/21/2022 - 6:00pm
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Mayo Clinic
100 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55905
United States

Information on the livestream will be supplied closer to the event date.

Mayo Clinic is closely monitoring COVID-19 prevalence and may adjust live course attendance limits as necessitated by CDC, public health and other relevant guidelines. Attendees are asked to comply with all live course and conference guidelines.

Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at the Rochester Marriott Mayo Clinic Area for $159 USD per night. In order to receive the special rates, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the cut-off date of April 25, 2022, whichever comes first.  After April 25, 2022, reservations will be taken on space and rate availability.

CLICK HERE to make your reservation online.  You may also toll-free 800-228-9290 or call direct 507-280-6000 to make your reservation. Please identify yourself as a participant of the Teach the Teachers Elbow Course when making your reservation.

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 Statement(s):


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this other (live and livestream) activity for a maximum of 22.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Care Professionals 
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

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

  • 22.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 22.50 Attendance
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