Grand Rounds & Lecture Series

2019/2020 Grand Rounds Schedule
September 19th, 2019 7:00-8:00amQA Grand Rounds Stafford 410

September 26th, 2019 7:00-8:00am


Lori Camp, NP

Kristin Kress, MD
OpioidsStafford 101
October 3rd, 2019 7:00-8:00amQA Grand Rounds Stafford 410

October 10th, 2019 7:00-8:00am

James G. Howe Lecture Series

Nousiainen 8yr

Nousiainen Grad Assessment

Markku Nousiainen, MD, University of Toronto2019 Howe Program - Dr. NousiainenStafford 101
October 17th, 2019 7:00-8:00amMartin Krag, MDOptimesh Project
Stafford 101
October 24th, 2019 7:00-8:00amBonnie Libman, MDRheumatology MedicationsStafford 101
October 31st, 2019 7:00-8:00amMercedes Avila, Ph.D"Structural Competence to Address Health Disparities and Inequities"Stafford 101
November 7th, 2019 7:00-8:00amQA Grand Rounds Stafford 410
November 14th, 2019 7:00-8:00amRoger Knakal, MD"Functional Neurologic Disorder"Stafford 101


November 21st, 2019 7:00-8:00am


George Muschler, MD“Making Sense of Cell Therapy in Orthopedics”Stafford 101
December 5th, 2019 7:00-8:00amJennifer Lisle, MD
"The "Unplanned Excision." Margins, Local Control and Treatment Options in Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcoma."
Stafford 101
December 12th, 2019 7:00-8:00amJorge Orbay, MD
"The Creative Process in the Design of Orthopaedic Devices"
Stafford 410
December 19th, 2019 7:00-8:00amQA Grand Rounds Stafford 410
January 9th, 2020 7:00-8:00am
James Michelson, MD
"Quality in Orthopaedics"
Stafford 101
January 16th, 2020 7:00-8:00amQA Grand Rounds Stafford 410
January 23rd, 2020 7:00-8:00amNathaniel Nelms, MD
"Outpatient Total Joints"
Stafford 101
January 30th, 2020 7:00-8:00amPatrick Schottel, MD

"Posterior wall acetabular fractures: controversies in management"

Stafford 101
February 6th, 2020 7:00-8:00am
James Slauterbeck, MD
"Early Sports Specialization vs Sports Sampling"
Stafford 101
February 13th, 2020 7:00-8:00amJames Nolan, MD
"Neuromas: Operative Management"
Stafford 101
February 20th, 2020 7:00-8:00amKristin Kress, MD

"Antibiotics in Orthopedics: Uses and Controversies"

Stafford 101
February 27th, 2020 7:00-8:00amQA Grand Rounds Stafford 410
March 5th, 2020 7:00-8:00am
Brandon Lentine, MD
"The use of cement in hip arthroplasty: a contemporary perspective"Stafford 101

March 12th, 2020 7:00-8:00am

Robert J. Johnson Sports Medicine Lecture Series

Christian Lattermann, MD
"Early Osteoarthritis and Inflammation: A shift in paradigm"



March 19th, 2020 7:00-8:00amQA Grand Rounds Stafford 410


April 2nd, 2020 7:00-8:00am

Nathaniel Gould Foot & Ankle Lecture Series

Carroll Jones, MD
''Charcot Arthropathy: An Evolution of Treatment"CANCELLED


April 9th, 2020 7:00-8:00am

Ryan Caldwell, MD


April 16th, 2020 7:00-8:00am

Mark Haimes


April 23rd, 2020 7:0008:00am

QA Grand Rounds  

April 30th, 2020 7:00-8:00am

Mimi Wang, MD
"Pediatric Pelvis Fractures"

May, 7th, 2020 7:00-8:00am

Ryan Caldwell, MD
“ Tourniquets in Orthopedic Surgery”
May 14th, 2020 7:00-8:00amMark Haimes, MD
“The Hip Spine Relationship”


108 497 630

May 21th, 2020 7:00-8:00amQA Grand Rounds


May 28th, 2020 7:00-8:00am

Alex Sundet, MD
“Digital Health and Technology in Orthopaedics”


108 497 630

June 4th, 2020 7:00-8:00amMitch Tarka, MD


108 497 630
June 11th, 2020 7:00-8:00amQA Grand Rounds 


108 497 630
June 18th, 2020 7:00-8:00amNathan Endres, MD


108 497 630

*Trauma CME



 2019/2020 Lecture Series Schedule 
NameDateGuest LecturerLocation

Frymoyer Lecture Series

2019 Frymoyer Program

September 11, 2019

September 12, 2019

Joseph A. Bosco, MD,  NYU Langone

Burlington Country Club

Davis Auditorium

James G. Howe Lecture Series

2019 Howe Program - Dr. Nousiainen

October 9-10th, 2019

Markku Nousiainen, MD, University of Toronto

Stafford Hall 101

Robert J. Johnson Sports Medicine Lecture Series

March 11-12, 2020

Christian Lattermann, MD


Stafford Hall 410


Nathaniel Gould Foot & Ankle Lecture Series

April 1-2, 2020

Carroll Jones, MD



Combined Neurosurgery/Orthopaedic Spine Surgery Symposium 

2020 Neuro-Ortho Spine Program

May 6-7, 2020

Michael Steinmetz, MD



Orthopaedic Research Day

June 19, 2020

James Iatridis, PhD

Zoom:  974 9542 5751

Zoom Meeting Link

For more information regarding the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation's Grand Rounds or Lecture Series, please contact our academic office at (802) 656-2250 or Monika Donlevy

Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation regular Grand Rounds (except for QA Peer Review) are now available via Telemedicine. For those in the UVMMC network, go to your browser and enter '', then scroll down to Orthopaedic Grand Rounds. For those outside the UVMMC network, please contact the Telemedicine coordinator at your site or contact for additional information.

To claim Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit, please go to this link: Continuing Medical and Interprofessional Education - My Credits 

You can also now claim your CME credits using a QR code reader.  Please note: you need to have an account with My Credits on the UVM COM CME website for the QR system to work. If you have been obtaining CME credits by logging into My Credits in the past, then you have an active account.

The QR codes will be available at each Grand Rounds and are also posted outside the Department's administrative offices in Stafford. For most phones, your camera will automatically read the QR code which will bring you to link at the top of your screen. Tap the link to the new website. Enter your email address (typically your email), click "I confirm my participation" and submit. You will automatically get credit for attending the Grand Rounds.

If your phone does not automatically recognize the QR code, you will need to download a QR code reader and then follow the above instructions.

If you do not have a smart device or do not wish to use a smart device to read the QR code, you can also use the link provided with the QR code.  

NEW/IMPORTANT:  The CME office is requiring that everyone claiming credit must complete the event evaluation. You will need to do this before you will be able to print any certificates. Please note: you will need to complete an evaluation for each program (i.e., Grand Rounds, Journal Club, QA Grand Rounds). When you log in to the CME site, you will see a prompt to Complete Event Evaluation that must be done for each program if you wish to print those certificates.  If you have any questions regarding this process, please contact the CME office at 802-656-2292.