Please join us on Tuesday, May 23 for a full day of lectures, case discussions and research presentations with Tony Herring, M.D. a world-renowned pediatric orthopaedic surgeon and Chief of Staff Emeritus at the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Herring is a professor in the department of orthopaedic surgery at University of Texas, Southwestern in Dallas and served as the Chief of Staff at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for 34 years. He has served in a leadership role in nearly every major orthopaedic professional association and his textbook on pediatric orthopaedic surgery continues to be one of the most widely read in the world. He has published extensively in all areas of pediatric orthopaedics, including Legg-Calve-Perthes disease, scoliosis, hip dysplasia, and limb deficiencies.
Speaker: J.A. “Tony” Herring, M.D., Chief of Staff Emeritus, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
Date: Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Time: 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California, 2425 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817
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The Department of Orthopaedics at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California organizes the R. Kirklin Ashley Lectureship to honor its commitment to advancing care through clinical excellence and continuing education.
The R. Kirklin Ashley Lectureship will be moderated by Michelle James, M.D., Chief of Orthopaedics at Shriners
Hospitals for Children — Northern California, and her colleague Vedant Kulkarni, M.D., a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon,
who worked with visiting professor Dr. Tony Herring as a fellow at the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. Updates
to the Ashley Lectureship agenda will be posted online at shrinerschildrens.org/Ashley.
6:30 a.m. Registration
7:00 a.m. Welcome & Introduction
Michelle James, M.D., Chief of Orthopaedics & Vedant Kulkarni, M.D., Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon
7:15 a.m. Tony Herring, M.D. – Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
8:15 a.m. Tony Herring, M.D. – Bracing in Adolescent
9:15 a.m. BREAK
9:30 a.m. Case Presentations & Research: Spine
10:15 a.m. Case Presentations & Research: Hip
11:30 a.m. Case Presentations: Lower Extremity
Noon Lunch & Hospital Tour
1:30 p.m. Tony Herring, M.D. – No Limits: The Amazing Adaptability of Children
2:30 p.m. Case Presentations and Research: Gait and Upper Extremity
3:30 p.m. Tony Herring, M.D. – A History of Polio
4:30 p.m. Questions & Answers
Board of Registered Nursing
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 04148, for 5.25 contact hour(s).
Continuing Medical Education
Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality and the California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.
Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California designates this educational activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.