AAOS Research Symposia

AAOS/OTA/SOMOS/ORS Extremity War Injuries VI: Data-Driven Progress in Combat Casualty Care (EWI VI)

  • Principal Investigators: COL James R. Ficke, MD and Michael Bosse, MD, CAPT, USNR (Ret.)
  • Dates: January 19-21, 2011 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, DC
  • Participants: Military and civilian orthopaedic surgeons, researchers, government, and other medical specialties (by invitation only)
  • Overview of Topics:
    • Session I: Clinical Outcomes - Lessons Learned from a Decade at War
    • Session II: Axial Skeleton Injuries
    • Session III: Long Term Disabilities in Combat Casualties
    • Session IV: Challenges in Severe Lower Limb Injury Rehabilitation
    • Session V: Updates on Disaster Preparedness / Disaster Relief Progress
    • Gold Level Symposium Sponsors:
    • Kinetic Concepts, Inc.
    • Smith & Nephew Trauma
    • Silver Level Symposium Sponsors:
    • Stryker
    • Synthes
    • Bronze Level Symposium Sponsors:
    • Zimmer
    • EWI VI Symposium was funded in part by grant monies from the United States Army Medical Research and Material Command (USAMRMC)
    • Press:

For more information on attending or sponsoring this symposium, please contact Erin Ransford, AAOS Manager, Research Development, at ransford@aaos.org .

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