2017 India Trauma Conclave

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4th Trauma Conclave
Recognized by the Indian Orthopaedic Association
Education grant provided by Bergen Healthcare, Alkem
In Association with Insignia Learning

08-12 September 2017
Goa, India

AAOS Faculty

Robert DunbarRobert Dunbar, MD
University of Washington

Dr. Dunbar, associate professor of orthopaedics and sports medicine, specializes in orthopaedic trauma of the lower and upper extremities and is particularly interested in injuries around the knee and ankle.

Dr. Dunbar earned his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., and then completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at The Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. Dr. Dunbar served on active duty in the U.S. Navy both overseas in Japan and in Norfolk, VA, achieving the rank of Commander.

He first came to Seattle in 2002 as a fellow in Harborview Medical Center's orthopaedic traumatology program and joined the faculty after his service in the U.S. Navy in 2005. He is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery.

Dr. Dunbar is active in medical education. He has taught fracture management within our walls at UW, locally, regionally, nationally and on five continents.

Dr. McAndrewChristopher M. McAndrew, MD MSc
Washington University in Saint Louis

Dr. McAndrew is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in trauma with special interests in injuries and deformities of the pelvis, hip, and proximal femur.  He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and a member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Service at Barnes-Jewish Hospital since 2010.

Dr. McAndrew completed medical school at the University of Tennessee in Memphis, TN, in 2004.  From there, he completed residency at Case Medical Center in Cleveland, OH, where he was mentored and inspired to pursue a career in orthopaedic trauma by the faculty at MetroHealth Medical Center.  He finished his training with a fellowship at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, WA, from 2009-10.  

Dr. McAndrew is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a committee member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association.  His research is primarily focused on clinical outcomes following injury, resulting in multiple peer-reviewed articles, presentations, and involvement in multi-center trials.  His teaching ability has been recognized with the department’s Excellence In Education Award three times from 2014 to 2016, and was recognized with the Jerome J. Gilden Distinguished Physician Award by the department in 2014.

Dr. Henry SagiHenry Claude Sagi, MD
Harborview Medical Center

Dr. H. Claude Sagi is currently Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Washington. He completed his residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Ottawa, Canada, followed by two years of post-graduate fellowship training and research at the University of South Florida (Trauma Surgery) in Tampa, Florida and SUNY Upstate Medical University (Spine Surgery) in Syracuse, New York. 

Dr. Sagi’s clinical and research interests focus on the treatment of acute pelvic/acetabular trauma, the development of new techniques and implants to manage these fractures, and the outcomes associated with them. He travels extensively both nationally and internationally to speak and educate other surgeons on this subject and its related topics. Dr. Sagi is an active committee member with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, sits on the National Committee on Trauma for the American College of Surgeons, and is an Editorial Board Member with the Journal of Orthopedic Trauma as Section Editor for Pelvic Fractures.

Kevin Tetsworth_1Kevin Tetsworth, MD
Royal Brisbane Hospital

Dr. Tetsworth is staff surgeon at the Royal Brisbane Hospital and now the CONROD Professor of Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery. He attended the University of Chicago and completed his Residency at Michael Reese Hospital.

He completed his Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Sepsis and Ilizarov Reconstructive Surgery at St. Joseph Hospital and University of Maryland, respectively. He is member of the Musculoskeletal Infection Society.

Dr. Tetsworth’s focus is on the management of complex skeletal trauma as well as difficult revision total joint reconstruction. His specialty interests include staged correction of failed infected total joint replacement, deformity correction, limb lengthening, and post-traumatic limb salvage. 

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