American Society for Peripheral Nerve

Program | Posters

6:30am – 8:00 am
Continental Breakfast
6:30am – 8:00 am
Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors
6:30 am - 8:00 am
MOC Instructional Course
Metacarpal Fracture
(ABPS MOC-PS-approved)

Chair: William C. Pederson, MD
Instructors: Warren C. Hammert, MD; Steve Leibovic, MD
7:00 am - 8:00 am
AAHS/ ASPN Instructional Courses
Tendon Repair – Optimizing Outcomes
Chair: Peter C. Amadio, MD
Instructors: John S. Taras, MD; E. Gene Deune, MD; Douglas M. Sammer, MD; Rebecca von der Heyde, PhD, OTR/L, CHT
A Multidisciplinary Approach to Complex Trauma
Chair: Nicholas B. Vedder, MD
Instructors: Sheel Sharma, MD; Julie E. Adams, MD; Carol Recor, OT, CHT
Poor Outcome After Fracture Surgery... Now What?
Chair: Ryan Calfee, MD
Instructors: Robert Kaufmann, MD; Theresa O. Wyrick, MD; Joy MacDermid, BScPT, PhD
Exploring Options in the Management of Scapholunate Instability
Chair: Richard A. Berger, MD
Instructors: Pak-Cheong Ho, MD, MD; Robert Strauch, MD; Julie Katarincic, MD; Aviva Wolff, OTR, CHT
Wrist Arthroplasty: What Works and What Doesn’t
Chair: Brian D. Adams, MD
Instructors: Jerry Huang, MD; Kevin Renfree, MD; Peter Weiss, MD; Sharon Andruskiwec, PT, CHT
Targeted Reinnervation for UE Prostheses: Motor Control & Sensory Feedback
Chair: Paul S. Cederna, MD
Instructors: Oskar Aszmann, MD; Todd Kuiken, MD; Gayle Severence, MS, OTR/L, CHT
Denervation of Hand Joints for Pain
Chair: A. Lee Dellon, MD
Instructors: Gedge D. Rosson, MD; Amy M. Moore, MD
Ultrasound and MRI in Nerve Injury
Chair: Allan J. Belzberg, MD
Instructors: Justin M. Brown, MD; Aaron G. Filler, MD
8:00 am - 8:15 am
ASPN President and Program Chair Welcome(Not for Credit)
Nash H. Naam, MD; ASPN President
Gregory H. Borschel, MD; ASPN Program Chair
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Scientific Paper Session I
Moderators: Robert Hagan, MD
Ziv Peled, MD
9:15 am - 10:00 am
Scientific Paper Session II
Moderators: Alison K. Snyder-Warwick, MD; Oskar Aszmann, MD
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Coffee Break with Exhibitors
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Concurrent AAHS/ASPN Scientific Abstract Sessions
AAHS Moderator: Ranjan Gupta, MD
AAHS Panelists: Steven McCabe, MD; Jennifer Waljee, MD; Raj Murali, MD
Moderator: Ranjan Gupta, MD
Panelists: Steven McCabe, MD; Jennifer Waljee, MD; Raj Murali, MD
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
AAHS/ASPN Joint Invited Speaker
Pathway to Innovation in Academic Surgery: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
Susan E. Mackinnon, MD
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
ASPN Poster Session/ Lunch
Moderators: Jonathan M. Winograd, MD; Allan J. Belzberg, MD

6:30 am - 8:00 am
Continental Breakfast
6:30 am - 7:30 am
AAHS/ASPN/ASRM Instructional Courses
Medical Missions: Pearls & Pitfalls
Chair: Scott Kozin, MD
Instructors: Miguel A. Pirela-Cruz, MD; Carolyn M. Levis, MD; Lynn Bassini, PT, OTR, CHT
Social Media and Your Practice: Why You Must Participate And How To Stay Out Of Trouble
Chair: Adam B. Shafrtiz, MD
Instructors: Raymond B. Raven, MD; Jonathon Teuting, MD; Nash H. Naam, MD
Upper Limb Nerve Compressions
Chair: Jesse B. Jupiter, MD
Instructors: Robert Spinner, MD; John D. Lubahn, MD; Michael Hausman, MD; Terri Wolfe, OTR/L, CHT
Your Nerve Transfer Didn't Work, What Next?
Chair: Thomas H. Tung, MD
Instructors: Alexander Y. Shin, MD; Abdel Hakim Massoud, MD
A Critical Appraisal of the use of Avance Nerve Allograft
Chair: Jonathan Isaacs, MD
Instructors: Bauback Safa, MD; Peter Evans, MD
Getting the Most out of the Reconstructed Mutilated Hand: Microsurgery and Prosthetics
Chair: Steven L. Moran, MD
Instructors: Pat Prigge, MD; James P. Higgins, MD; Brian Carlsen, MD; Gregory A. Dumanian, MD
Facial Re-Animation: State Of The Art
Chair: Samir Mardini, MD
Instructors: Ronald Zuker, MD; Michael Klebuc, MD
Decision Making in Lymphatic Surgery
Chairs: Mark Smith, MD & Babak Mehrara, MD
Instructors: David Chang, MD; Ming-Huei Cheng, MD; Isao Koshima, MD; Joseph Dayan; Jaume Masia, MD
7:45 am - 8:00 am
AAHS/ASPN/ASRM President's Welcome
Mark E. Baratz, MD; AAHS President
Nash H. Naam, MD; ASPN President
Allen T. Bishop, MD; ASRM President
Scot Bradley Glasberg, MD, FACS; ASPS President
8:00 am - 9:30 am
AAHS/ASPN/ASRM Combined Panel: The Affordable Care Act and its Impact on the Surgeon
Moderator: David Song, MD
Panelists: Andrew W. Gurman, MD; Michael Wood
9:30 am - 10:00 am
Coffee Break with Exhibitors
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Joint Presidential Keynote Lecture
Piercing the Veil: The Frontiers of Neural Prosthetics
Ramez Naam
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
AAHS/ASPN/ASRM Joint Outstanding Paper Session
Moderators: Thomas B. Hughes, MD; Christine B. Novak, PT, PhD; Gregory H. Borschel, MD; Goetz Geissler, MD; Steven L. Moran, MD
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Scientific Paper Session III (Working Lunch)
Moderators: Renata Weber, MD; Marie-Noelle Herbert Blouin, MD
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
ASPN/ASRM Welcome Reception

6:30 am - 7:30 am
Continental Breakfast
7:00 am - 8:00 am
ASPN Instructional Courses
Pediatric Peripheral Nerve Injury (Non-OBPP)
Chair: Jaret Olson, MD
Instructors: Howard M. Clarke, MD; Emily Ho, MD; Alex Muset, MD
Unusual Applications of Nerve Transfers
Chair: Fausto Viterbo, MD
Instructors: Ashraf Moharram, MD; Amy M. Moore, MD; Ida K. Fox, MD
How Nerve Injury Changes the CNS
Chair: Martijn Malessy, MD
Instructors: Dimitri Anastakis, MD
Neuropathic Pain Syndromes
Chair: Ivica Ducic, MD
Instructors: Wyndell H. Merritt, MD; Oskar Aszmann, MD; Patrick Stewart, MD
Nerve Tumors: What's New?
Chair: Robert Spinner, MD
Instructors: Marie Noelle Herbert-Blouin, MD
Electric Stimulation: State of the Art
Chair: Ming Chan, MD
Instructors: Tessa Gordon, PhD; Mike Willand, PhD
8:15 am - 9:15 am
ASPN/ASRM Combined Panel: Outcomes of Muscle and Nerve Transfers after Failed Brachial Plexus Surgery
Moderator: Alexander Y. Shin, MD
Panelists: Julia K. Terzis, MD; David Chwei-Chin Chuang, MD
9:15 am - 9:45 am
ASPN/ASRM Combined Scientific Paper Session
Moderators: Wesley Thayer, MD; Amy M. Moore, MD
9:45 am - 10:15 am
Coffee Break with Exhibitors
10:15 am - 11:15 am
Scientific Paper Session IV Moderators: Gedge Rosson, MD; Allan Van Beek, MD
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Invited Guest Speaker
End-to-Side Neurorraphy
Fausto Viterbo, MD
11:45 am - 12:15 pm
ASPN Presidential Address
The Magic Power of TOUCH
Nash H. Naam, MD; ASPN President
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
25th Anniversary Founding Member and Past President Invited Panel (Working Lunch)
Moderator: Howard M. Clarke, MD
Panelists: Rajiv Midha, MD; Gregory R.D. Evans, MD; Ivica Ducic, MD, PhD; Paul S. Cederna, MD; Maria Z. Siemionow, MD, PhD; Robert Spinner, MD; A. Lee Dellon, MD; Julia K. Terzis, MD; Allan J. Belzberg, MD; Berish Strauch, MD; H. Bruce Williams, MD; Susan Mackinnon, MD; Allen Van Beek, MD; David T.W. Chiu, MD; William M. Kuzon, Jr., MD, PhD; Steven McCabe, MD; Robert C. Russell, MD; Roger Khouri, MD
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
International Panel
Moderator: Nash H. Naam, MD
Panelists: David Chwei-Chin Chuang, Professor; Alex Muset, MD; Tarek El Gammal, MD; Fausto Viterbo, MD
1:45 pm - 2:00 pm
Closing Remarks & Awards
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
ASPN Business Meeting (Not for Credit)