Course Program & Schedule

Presenters and times are subject to change.


Friday February 28, 2020

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Registration
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Cocktail Reception
6:30 pm – 6:45 pm

Welcome, Introduction of Program and Announcements

Ryan Nunley, MD, Washington University – Course Director
Neil Sheth MD, University of Pennsylvania – Hip Program Chair
Michael Ast, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery – Knee Program Chair
6:45 pm – 7:15 pm
Panel with open Q&A

Being a Good Junior Partner, Before You Even Start
Michael Bolognesi, MD, Duke University
Michael Meneghini, MD, Indiana University
Brian Culp, MD, Princeton Orthopaedic Associates

7:15 pm – 7:20 pm

Wrap up/housekeeping – Thank you to the sponsors
Ryan Nunley, MD, Washington University – Course Director

7:45 pm

Educational Dinner with Medtronic for Fellows & Young Surgeons

Saturday February 29, 2020

6:30 am – 7:30 am Breakfast
7:30 am – 8:00 am

Lessons Learned: Why a Different Job was Right for Me
Moderator: Michael Bolognesi, MD, Duke University
Antonia Chen, MD, Brigham and Women’s
Michael Ast, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery
Michael Meneghini, MD, Indiana University

8:00 am - 8:30 am
Panel with open Q&A

Finalizing Your Contract – Employment Models & Compensation
Moderator: Neil Sheth, MD, University of Pennsylvania
Ryan Nunley, MD, Washington University – Course Director
Richard Yoon, MD, Robert Wood Johnson

8:30 am – 8:45 am
Didactic

Fundamentals of Medical Employment and Consulting Contracts
Michael Ast, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery

8:45 am – 9:45 am Didactic Session with Sponsors
9:45 am – 10:00 am Break
10:05 am – 10:35 am
Panel with open Q&A

Developing a Referral Network
Brian Culp, MD, Princeton Orthopaedic Associates
Richard Yoon, MD, RWJ Barnabas Health

10:35 am – 10:40 am
Didactic

Preparing for Revision TKR
Bryan Springer, MD, OrthoCarolina

10:40 am – 10:55 am
Didactic

Preparing for Revision THR
Neil Sheth, MD, University of Pennsylvania

10:55 am – 11:10 am
Didactic

Revisions in the Community Setting
Michael Ast, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery

11:10 am – 11:40 am
Panel with open Q&A

Billing and Coding – Leave Nothing on the Table
Richard Yoon, MD, Robert Wood Johnson
Bryan Springer, MD, OrthoCarolina
Brian Culp, MD, Princeton Orthopaedic Associates
Moderator: Ryan Nunley, MD, Washington University – Course Director

11:40 am – 12:00 pm
Didactic

Time Management and Burnout
TBD

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Case panels

Moderator: Michael Bolognesi, MD, Duke University
Primary TKA
Brian Culp, MD, Princeton Orthopaedic Associates
Michael Meneghini, MD, Indiana University
Antonia Chen, MD, Brigham and Women’s

Primary THA
Neil Sheth, MD, University of Pennsylvania
Richard Yoon, MD, Robert Wood Johnson
Antonia Chen, MD, Brigham and Women’s

Revision TKA
Michael Meneghini, MD, Indiana University
Michael Ast, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery
Bryan Springer, MD, OrthoCarolina
Richard Yoon, MD RWJ Barnabas Health

Revision THA
Bryan Springer, MD, OrthoCarolina
Neil Sheth, MD, University of Pennsylvania

2:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Didactic Session with Sponsors

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Debate

Activity Level after TJR
Brian Culp, MD, Princeton Orthopaedic Associates

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Panel with open Q&A

Getting Involved With Societies and Industry
Michael Bolognesi, MD, Duke University
Bryan Springer, MD, OrthoCarolina
Neil Sheth, MD, University of Pennsylvania
Moderator: Marney Reid, Surgical Care Affiliates

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Wrap Up/Housekeeping/Free time

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Cocktails and Games

Sunday March 1, 2020

6:30 am – 7:30 am Breakfast
7:30 am – 8:00 am
Panel with open Q&A

Developing an Efficient Office Practice
Neil Sheth, MD, University of Pennsylvania
Richard Yoon, MD, Robert Wood Johnson
Antonia Chen, MD, Brigham and Women’s

8:00 am – 8:30 pm
Panel with open Q&A

Making Partner – And What Comes Next
Bryan Springer, MD, OrthoCarolina
Antonia Chen, MD, Brigham and Women’s

8:30 am – 9:00 am
Panel with open Q&A

Understanding Ancillary Revenue and Investing in ASCs
Michael Ast, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery
Brian Culp, MD, Princeton Orthopaedic Associates
Bryan Springer, MD, OrthoCarolina
Moderator: Winborne Macphail, Group President, Surgical Care Affiliates

9:00 am – 9:30 am
Panel with open Q&A

Multi Modal Pain Management
Michael Bolognesi, MD, Duke University
Neil Sheth, MD, University of Pennsylvania

9:30 am – 10:00 am
Panel with open Q&A

Outpatient Arthroplasty: Who, When and How
Michael Ast, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery
Michael Meneghini, MD, Indiana University
Brian Culp, MD, Princeton Orthopaedic Associates

10:00 am – 10:30 am
Didactic

Tips and Tricks to Prepare for Part II of the Boards
Antonia Chen, MD, Brigham and Women’s
Richard Yoon, MD, RWJ Barnabas Health
Michael Bolognesi, MD, Duke University

10:30 am – 10:40 am

Final Wrap and Adjourn
Andrew Wolpe, President/COO, Magnifi Group