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Visiting Professor Lecture Series Schedule

Winter 2015 Schedule

JANUARY 9
Fourth Annual Visiting Professor in Anesthesiology
The Perioperative Surgical Home: Good Politics or Good Medicine?
JOHN F. BUTTERWORTH IV, MD
Professor and Chair of Anesthesiology
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Richmond, Virginia

JANUARY 30
Honorary Lecture in Limb Lengthening and Complex Reconstruction Service
Basic Science and Clinical Applications in Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction
REGGIE HAMDY, MB, ChB, MSc, FRCSC

Chief of Staff
Director, Division of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor, Department of Surgery
McGill University
Montreal, Canada

FEBRUARY 13
Distinguished Research Lecture
WNT Signaling in Bone Cell Mechanotransduction
ALEX G. ROBLING, PhD

Professor, Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology and
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Senior Research Scientist
Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, Indiana

MARCH 13
Distinguished Research Lecture
Regulation of Tendon Growth and Maturation
RONEN SCHWEITZER, MD

Associate Professor
Shriners Hospital – Research
Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, Oregon

APRIL 3
Philip D. Wilson Jr., MD, Honorary Lecture in Sports Medicine 
A Systematic Approach to Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty
WAYNE G. PAPROSKY, MD, FACS
Professor
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois
Co-Director
Joint Institute at Cadence Health
Winfield, Illinois

APRIL 10
Distinguished Research Lecture
Epigenetic Landscape of Rheumatoid Arthritis: New Ways to Discover Novel Therapies
GARY S. FIRESTEIN, MD

Professor of Medicine
Dean and Associate Vice Chancellor for Translational Medicine
Director, Clinical and Translational Research Institute
UC San Diego Health Sciences
La Jolla, California

APRIL 17
John L. Marshall, MD, Honorary Lecture in Sports Medicine
The Throwing Athlete
JAMES P. BRADLEY, MD

Clinical Professor of Orthopaedics
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

MAY 1
Lee Ramsay Straub, MD, Honorary Lecture in Hand Surgery
Intercepting the Inflammatory Response to Surgery
SHAWN W. O’DRISCOLL, MD, PhD
Consultant in Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor of Orthopaedics
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

MAY 8
William R. Salomon Honorary Lecture in Spinal Disease
Management of Cervical Spine Deformity
BRADFORD L. CURRIER, MD

Consultant, Division of Orthopaedic Spine Surgery
Professor of Orthopaedics
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

MAY 22
Robert H. Freiberger, MD, Honorary Lecture in Musculoskeletal Radiology
What Can Radiology Contribute to the Advancement of Clinical Medicine?
JÜERG HODLER, MD, MBA

Chairman and Professor of Radiology
University Hospital of Zurich
Zurich, Switzerland

JUNE 5
David B. Levine, MD, Honorary Lecture in Spinal Deformity
Early Onset Scoliosis: Past Present and Future
MICHAEL G. VITALE, MD, MPH

Ana Lucia Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery,
Columbia University Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York Associate Chief Division of Pediatric Orthopaedics Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Chief, Pediatric Spine and Scoliosis Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
New York, New York

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Target Audience
Attending physicians, scientists, residents, fellows, and associated health care professionals.

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Location
Hospital for Special Surgery
Richard L. Menschel
Education Center, 2nd Floor
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY
 

Day/Time
Lectures are on selected Fridays from 7:15 - 8:15am.

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