Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Presented by the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

Thursday, May 16th and Friday, May 17th, 2019

Zubrow Auditorium
Pennsylvania Hospital
800 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Maps and Directions

Zubrow Auditorium is to the right of the security desk in the main lobby and entrance to the hospital.

Course Director

Resident Course Directors

  • Neil Batta, MD
  • Patrick Sims, MD

Course Schedule

Thursday, May 16th, 2019

8:15-8:30

Welcome and Continental Breakfast - Zubrow Auditorium
All attendees please sign in and obtain ID stickers at the Registration Table

8:30-10:00

Epidemiology, Care Variations, and Outcomes for Persons with Limb Amputations: Effectiveness of Inpatient Rehabilitation
Prosthetic Innovations
Timothy Dillingham, MD, MS

10:00-10:10

Break

10:10-12:30

Upper Limb Amputation; Lower Limb Amputation
Alberto Esquenazi, MD

12:30-1:30

Lunch Break
(Lunch will be provided)

1:30-2:25

Biomechanics of Lower Limb Prostheses
Joan Edelstein, MA, PT, FISPO

2:25-2:30

Break

2:30-4:30

Troubleshooting Prosthetics
James Daley, MD

Friday, May 17th, 2019

7:30-8:00

Welcome and Continental Breakfast - Lecture Hall Lobby
All attendees please sign in and obtain ID stickers at the Registration Table

8:00-8:50

Level of Amputation
Douglas Troutman, DO

8:50-9:00

Break

9:00-10:00

Introduction to Amputee Medicine
Bradley Tucker, MD

10:00-10:10

Break

10:10-11:10

Pre and Post-Prosthetic Rehab from a Therapist's Perspective
Christopher Gorrell, PT, DPT

11:10-1:00

Lunch Break
(Lunch will be provided)

1:00-1:50

Prosthetic & Orthotic Component Demonstrations
John Horne, CP

1:50-2:50

Amputations in the Pediatric Population
Michael King, MD

2:50-3:00

Break

3:00-3:50

Medicare Regulations and Medical Ethics
David Lenrow, MD, JD

3:50-5:00 WORKSHOP: Prosthetic Clinical Case Discussions
David Lenrow, MD, JD
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