Tuesday, September 20 7:00 AM

Coffee, Kids and Orthopedics - Top 10 Things to Know about Pediatric Fractures

Date/Time: September 20, 2022, 7:00 AM

Join us in-person or online to learn pearls and pitfalls in pediatric fracture care.

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Top 10 Things to Know about Pediatric Fractures

6:30 – 7:00 a.m. Breakfast and Meet the Team
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Lecture and Livestream Begin

Sports Medicine Educational Series (2021)

UT Southwestern Medical Center is jointly providing this activity with Scottish Rite for Children.
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

Course Directors:  Henry B. Ellis, M.D.  &  Gerad Montgomery, M.S.N., FNP-C.

Educational Objectives: 

At the conclusion of this learning activity, the learner will be able to:

  1. Identify properties of immature bones that contribute to the unique nature of pediatric injuries as well as recognize the basic principles of pediatric fracture management, bone healing and bone remodeling.
  2. Evaluate some common pediatric fracture patterns, how these injuries are treated and why they are often managed non-operatively.
  3. Recognize common pediatric fractures.
  4. Discuss initial evaluation and management of fractures encountered in pediatric population.
  5. Describe benefits and risks of casting and splinting.

Purpose and Content: This monthly case presentation series will provide learners with the knowledge and skills to identify and manage skeletally immature patients with musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. Physicians, advanced practice professionals, athletic trainers, nurses and other healthcare professionals who treat or counsel patients with sports related musculoskeletal injuries and complications should attend.

Target Audience: Open to all health care providers working with young athletes to prevent, recognize and treat injuries. This includes physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, physical therapists and athletic trainers.

No registration or fee required to attend. Cancellation or schedule changes will be updated on this page. No equipment or materials are required for participation.

Brandee Schmidt
Phone: 469-515-7129
Email: Brandee.Schmidt@tsrh.org


Scottish Rite for Children Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center
5700 Dallas Pkwy
Frisco, TX 75034

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Melissa Horne

Phone: 469-509-4267

Email: Melissa.horne@tsrh.org