Are you planning to be at the CANP Annual Education Conference next week in the Bay Area? If so, we hope to see you there -- we’re proud to be presenting there and, for the second time, we’ll also be a sponsor. Perhaps you might be interested in one of our presentations, which will be given on Saturday, March 18 and Sunday, March 19 by our Drs. Kathleen Geier and AJ Benham:
8:45-10 a.m.: The Painful Shoulder Part I -- A Sherlockian approach to historical clues, anatomical underpinnings and specialized exam techniques guaranteed to unravel the mysteries of even the most painful shoulder.
10:15-11:30 a.m.: Elbow, Wrist and Hand: Physical Evaluation and Treatment -- A detailed review of elbow, wrist, and hand anatomy and physical examination with a focus on relating patient history & physical findings to diagnosis.
2-5 p.m.: Musculoskeletal Injections in Primary Care: Upper Extremity -- This workshop will review the most common upper extremity musculoskeletal conditions encountered in primary care which can be addressed by intra-articular and trigger point injections.
10:15 - 11:30 a.m.: Precepting: What's In It For Me? A frank discussion of the perils, pitfalls, and opportunities of old fashioned mentoring in a newfangled world.
11:45 - 1:00 p.m.: The Painful Shoulder Part II: Common Acute & Chronic Disorders: An elementary expose’ of some common perpetrators of shoulder pain, including hangouts, disguises, modus operandi, and effective means of rehabilitation. Dr. Watson approved.
Additionally, JOF is sponsoring the Networking Break on Friday, March 17 at 10:15-10-45 a.m. Please do join us if you can – we’ll be sharing information on our continuing education course, Orthopedic Primary Care. The 250+ hour course, taught in Oakland, prepares clinicians to diagnose and manage common orthopedic conditions in primary care settings. Course applications are now open.