2nd Annual Joint Injections Workshop

 

Register by March 3

March 11, 2017
9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Morning location: ECHA 1-490
Afternoon location: Glen Sather Sports Medicine Clinic
Lunch will be provided

Schedule of Events

Presenters:

  • Connie Lebrun, MDCM, MPE, C.C.F.P, Sports Medicine Diploma (CASEM), FACSM
    Professor and Enhanced Skills Programs Director, Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta 
    Consultant Sport Medicine Physician, Glen Sather Sports Medicine Clinic, University of Alberta
  • Terry Defreitas, B.N., M.D., C.C.F.P., Sports Medicine Diploma (CASEM)
    Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta
    Director of Sports Medicine, Glen Sather Sports Medicine Clinic, University of Alberta
  • Roman Tulis, B.S., M.D., C.C.F.P.
    Consultant Sports Medicine Physician, Glen Sather Sports Medicine Clinic, University of Alberta

During this workshop you will learn:

  • How to identify patients appropriate for treatments with injections of corticosteroid or hyaluronic acid (HA), or platelet rich plasma (PRP)
  • The various treatment options and indications for injections in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee
  • How to identify landmarks on the knee in order to perform an appropriate injection
  • How to utilize various techniques for knee injections in your practice

Register by March 3 or contact Briana Gomes at bgomes@ualberta.ca

*This group learning program has been reviewed by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and is awaiting final certification by the College’s Alberta Chapter