Walter H. Short, MD, of Manlius, NY, orthopedic hand surgeon at the SOS Hand + Wrist Center and member of the executive board at Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists, was recently invited to serve as a guest lecturer at the Mayo Clinic Disorders of the Wrist Conference. The conference will be held at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and is scheduled for May 21-23, 2010. Dr. Short will speak about his work published in the Journal of Hand Surgery regarding the treatment of wrist injuries.
The program, endorsed by the American Association for Hand Surgery, will feature renowned guest lecturers and is designed for orthopedic and plastic surgeons with a significant hand practice and covers the spectrum of disorders of the wrist and distal radioulnar joint. The format will be case-oriented, covering topics in bony and soft tissue trauma, degenerative disease, and inflammatory arthritis, to name a few. Video taped surgery clips and cadaveric surgical dissection will be used to demonstrate complicated surgical procedures.
For additional conference information, please visit the Mayo Clinic website at www.mayo.edu. Additional information can also be found at the SOS Hand + Wrist Center website at www.soshand.com or by calling (877) 881-HAND.