Join us on September 28, 2019 from 7:30-3:00 for a 1 day crash course in hand and upper extremity treatment. This practical course will be compromised of both didactic lecture and practical “how-to” procedural break out sessions. The course will be taught by experienced upper extremity surgeons that are focused on emergency care and by Physicians Assistants that are the primary providers of emergency care.

Who Should Attend?

  • Emergency Department Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners

  • Urgent Care Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners

Course Objectives

  • Evaluate, manage, and establish appropriate care plans for acute conditions of the hand and upper extremity.

  • Perform minor hand procedures (nailbed repairs, drainage of infections, etc.)

  • Learn techniques for local anesthesia, injections, and aspirations

  • Improve fracture reduction and splinting techniques

Continuing Education Credit

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Piedmont Healthcare and Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow. Piedmont Healthcare is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide medical education for physicians.

Piedmont Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Registration & Cost

Physician Assistant $99
Nurse Practitioner $99
Physicians $149

Seating is limited.


Saturday, September 28, 2019


Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow
2061 Peachtree Road, NE
Suite 500
Atlanta, GA 30309


Emergency department and urgent care physicians, physicians assistants, & nurse practitioners