When: April 5-6, 2024
Where: MARC Institute, Doral, FL
Featuring a world-class AANA and ISAKOS faculty made up of renowned arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgeons, this unique course is a global education opportunity like none other. Participants can expect to learn cutting-edge techniques in knee and shoulder surgery as well as gain comprehensive, practical pearls to take back to the operating room back home. Included in the course are two days of two-on-one hands-on cadaver labs along with access to lectures and instruction in both English and Spanish. Located at the premier MARC Institute in Doral, Florida, this course will cover an array of advanced surgical topics for the knee and shoulder such as osteotomy, bankart repairs, biceps tenodesis and more!
Participants can select a registration option that suits their individual needs. Options include registering for both knee and shoulder labs, knee only lab (Friday), or shoulder only lab (Saturday).
The agenda includes content such as:
- Meniscus and Ligament Repair
- Quad Tendon Harvest
- Bankart Repairs
- Biceps Tenodesis
- Rotator Cuff Repairs
- And More!
Guillermo Arce, M.D.
Robert F. LaPrade M.D., Ph.D.
Robert G. Marx, M.D.
Michael J. O'Brien, M.D., FAANA
Friday and Saturday Lab: $3,599
Friday Lab (Knee Only): $2,999
Saturday Lab (Shoulder Only): $2,999
Advanced Lab Courses were designed with the whole surgical team in mind. Physician attendees are strongly encouraged to bring their PA, NP, RN, or other support staff. There is no better way to prepare for real-world OR situations than to train together.
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At the completion of this course the participant will be able to:
- Understand current controversies and recommended treatments for knee injuries including the appropriate indications for surgery and employ the latest techniques for surgical repair and reconstruction
- Accurately identify the most important shoulder pathologies, understand the appropriate indications for surgery and employ the latest techniques for surgical repair and reconstruction
- Familiarize with ultrasonic evaluation of knee and shoulder anatomy and patho-anatomy and the use of ultrasonography as an aid for needle placement in and around these joints
AANA Mobile App
This course will be available for participants to download at least 1 week prior to the course start date on the AANA Mobile app. It is available on Android, iOS, and Amazon Kindle.
The primary target audience for Shoulder/Knee Lab Course is AANA members and other healthcare professionals who desire to improve their arthroscopic knowledge, competence, performance, and patient outcomes.
Statement of Need
AANA has determined the need for this live educational activity based on identifying professional practice gaps, previous course evaluations and the AANA Self-Assessment Examination. The educational content of this activity was based upon current issues and topics provided by AANA planning committees and membership.
Continuing Medical Education/Credit Designation
This is a non-CME designated event.
Travel and Hotel Information
This course will take place at the Miami Anatomical Research Institute, located in Doral, FL. Please fly in to Miami International Airport, as the venue is less than 5 miles away. There is parking available on location. We recommend staying at the InterContinental at Doral, Miami. The hotel can be reached at 1-305-468-1400.
8850 NW 20th St.
Doral, Florida 33172-2602, US
Entry in the United States
When you arrive in the United States, you must show valid travel documents as part of the entry process. The documents you need and whether your passport needs to be valid for six months after your travel dates depend on the country you are arriving from and your citizenship or status.
A foreign national traveling to the United States for tourism needs a visitor visa (B-2) unless qualifying for entry under the Visa Waiver Program.
Request for refunds, cancellation, or course transfer must be received in writing by the AANA office at least four weeks prior to the start of the course. Visit our Lab Courses Policies page for full details.
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Course content and faculty subject to change.