Mayo Clinic "Teach the Teachers" Elbow Course 2023 - Trauma

Rochester, MN US
May 18, 2023 to May 20, 2023

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

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

May 18 - 20,  2023 - Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Minnesota

Mayo Clinic's 25th Edition “Teach the Teachers” Advanced Elbow Surgical Skills Course Forge the Future: Trauma is an advanced level course designed for orthopedic surgeons with a special interest in upper extremity trauma, elbow surgery and trauma surgery. The course provides 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 surgical techniques pertaining to this year's topic of elbow trauma as well as other areas of elbow orthopedics.

Helping us to ‘Forge the Future’ will be our special guest and world-renowned teacher of elbow trauma surgery, Daphne M. Beingessner, M.D. from Harborview Medical Center.

Registration FeesLive In-PersonLivestream
M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$ 800$ 800
Resident, Fellow, Physician Assistant, Retired M.D.$ 600$ 600
Anatomy Lab (must attend general session also)$ 1200NA


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:

  • Describe how to fix "unstable" fractures such as a smashed distal humerus, unstable comminuted olecranon fracture subluxations, and fracture-dislocations associated with coronoid and radial head fractures.
  • Recognize specific the sequelae of fractures around the elbow, including nonunions, malunions and arthritis as they pertain to the coronoid, radial head, and capitellum.
  • Apply the indications for surgery in fractures and fracture-dislocations.
  • Utilize the optimal surgical approaches, including osteotomies for the treatment of the injuries referred to above.

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: 
  • 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 15.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
05/18/2023 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
05/20/2023 - 6:00pm
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Mayo Clinic
100 2nd St. SW
Rochester, MN 55905
United States

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, 2023, whichever comes first.  After April 25, 2023, 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.

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

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 activity (live and livestream) for a maximum of 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Saturday - Anatomy Lab 7.75

Other Healthcare 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

  • 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 15.00 Attendance
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