The Professional Education Department provides information to healthcare professionals through a variety of medical education programs, including continuing medical education lecture series, conferences, and symposia. The department is dedicated to providing timely content in orthopaedics and rheumatology to primary care physicians, sub-specialists, managed care groups, primary care hospitals and associated health professionals. The department also provides a mix of state-of-the-art live programs in addition to online program offerings, monographs, hands-on skill-based sessions, and didactic lectures.
Visit HSS eAcademy for a regularly updated selection of CME and CEU offerings and activities that can be completed for credit. Offerings include featured symposia on current issues in musculoskeletal medicine; surgical videos; Visiting Professor Lecture Series; rehabilitation grand rounds; and CEU modules for physical therapists, occupational therapists, athletic trainers/coaches, and other professionals. Both accredited and non-accredited activities are available.
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) offers a wide range of on-site and online continuing education courses. Both accredited and non-accredited educational offerings are available. Visit the CME and CEU Activities and Offerings page for a selection of CME and CEU courses, activities, conferences, and more. Many of the courses held on-site at HSS offer a live streaming option.
Visiting Professor Lecture Series at HSS presents both Distinguished Research Lectures and Honorary Service Lectures in one annual series of coordinated presentations. Since 1968, this series has showcased lectures by renowned visiting faculty who are nationally and internationally recognized for their expertise in our field. Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits can be earned for attendance. View the current schedule.