41st Annual Brandon Carrell Visiting Professorship (JS1904C)

Dallas, TX US
April 12, 2019 to April 13, 2019

This one and one-half day course will focus on state of the art treatment protocols at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (TSRHC) and current research conducted by the residents, fellows and staff physicians at TSRHC. The program will utilize case presentations and questions/answer format in addition to PowerPoint presentations. Faculty are also invited from across the country to share their research and practice protocols. Ample time will be allowed for discussion between audience and the faculty.

Target Audience

This course is designed for pediatric orthopaedeic surgeons and orthopaedic surgeons with an interest in pediatric orthopedics. In addition, other healthcare providers are invited to attend but are reminded that the content will focus on pediatric orthopaedics.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify and discuss the pathophysiology and treatment of talipes equinovarus in children.
  • Identify and discuss the pathophysiology and treatment of pediatric hip dysplasia, specifically regarding choice between closed vs. open reduction of dislocated hips.
  • Examine the available tools, strategies, and data available to orthopedic surgeons in the diagnosis and treatment of scoliosis.
  • Evaluate the variety of methods for assessing skeletal maturity in children undergoing treatment for orthopedic conditions.
  • Analyze results of completed and ongoing research projects specifically pediatric orthopedic care
  • Illustrate and interpret treatment strategies for various orthopedic conditions through the presentation of unusual or unique cases
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 10.00 AMA
  • 10.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
04/12/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
04/13/2019 - 4:59pm
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
2222 Welborn Street
Dallas, TX 75219
United States

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 10.00 AMA
  • 10.00 Attendance


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