Course Description

Attendees will become familiar with the diagnosis and management of common shoulder and elbow injuries and conditions. Clinical and radiographic assessment of these conditions will be reviewed. Attendees will work closely with faculty in small groups on a variety of open and arthroscopic shoulder and elbow procedures.

Attendees will obtain the knowledge and experience in the diagnosis and surgical management of common shoulder and elbow pathology. At the end of the course it is expected that attendees will be comfortable performing the demonstrated and practiced procedures.

Course Co-Chairs

Final Program

Steven B. Cohen MD

Jeffrey R. Dugas MD

Matthew T. Provencher MD

 General orthopedic surgeons who wish to become more comfortable with the treatment of the conditions and procedures listed in the course outline

 Subspecialty-trained orthopedic surgeons who wish to hone or review their skills in the procedures listed in the course outline 

 Orthopedic fellows or residents 

Registration Information


Allied Health / Resident / Fellow / Military | $1,750
AOSSM Members | $2,500
AOSSM Non-Members | $2,900

Hotel Accommodations 

A block of rooms has been reserved at Hampton Inn & Suites (adjacent to the Orthopaedic Learning Center) at a group rate of $139. Reservations may be made by calling 847/692-3000 and asking for the AOSSM Shoulder and Elbow Course Room Block. You can also book directly online with the link below. The reservation deadline is September 12, 2019. Rooms are until this date pending availability. Reservations after this date may be at a higher rate. Attendees are encouraged to book early.

 Book at the Hampton Inn & Suites

Credit Information

The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. AOSSM designates this live activity for a maximum of 13 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.