UCSF Osher Mini Medical School for the Public


JOIN US! UCSF Osher Mini Medical School for the Public ( Presented by the UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine) BONES AND JOINTS: INJURY AND REPAIR Tuesday evenings, May 10 - June 14, 7:00 to 8:30 pm UCSFs Parnassus Campus, School of Nursing Building, 513 Parnassus Avenue

Course schedule: Tuesday, May 10 - The wonders of bone healing (Introduction/Moderation by Theodore Miclau, MD) Bone repair: Unlocking the clues of a remarkable process (Chelsea Bahney, PhD) Stem cell therapies: How far away are we? (Chelsea Bahney, PhD) Tuesday, May 17 - Mending the injured: How are fractures treated? (Introduction/Moderation by Amir Matityahu, MD) Non-surgical treatment: Why dont I see many casts anymore? (Jeremy Larouche, MD) Fixing fractures: Modern day carpentry or technological wizardry? (Saam Morshed, MD) Tuesday, May 24 - The broken arm: How are the most common injuries treated? (Introduction/Moderation by Nicholas Lee, MD) Shoulder and Elbow (Utku Kandemir, MD) Wrist (Nicole Schroeder, MD) Tuesday, May 31 - Fractures in an Aging Population (Introduction/Moderation by Trigg McClellan, MD) Prepare your bones!: Managing osteoporosis and its complications (Eric Meinberg, MD) The broken hip: Are joint replacements the answer? (Paul Toogood, MD) Tuesday, June 7 - Living with limb-loss: Advances in amputation medicine (Introduction/Moderation by Monara Dini, DPH) Rehabilitation after a traumatic amputation (Lisa Pascual, MD) The artificial limb: What new treatments are available? (Aarti Deshpande, CPO) Tuesday, June 14 - Bone injuries around the world: A new perspective (Introduction/Moderation by Richard Coughlin, MD) Trauma: A growing global epidemic (David Shearer, MD) Making differences that are built to last (Amber Caldwell, MSc) To Register Online: http://ucsfcme.com/minimedicalschool/ ?#?OrthoResearch? #orthotrauma @ucsfminimedical Do you have any comments on this story? Join the conversation on our Facebookand Twitterpages.