American Society for Peripheral Nerve

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6:30 am - 8:00 am
Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors
6:30 am - 8:00 am
MOC Instructional Course
Basal Joint
(ABPS MOC-PS®-approved)
Chair: William W. Dzwierzynski, MD
Instructor: Peter M. Murray, MD; Mark Rekant, MD
7:00 am - 8:00 am
AAHS/ASPN Instructional Courses
Nerve Transfers: New Techniques and New Applications
Robert Spinner, MD
Instructors: Thomas H.H. Tung, MD; Justin M. Brown, MD; Christine Novak, PT, PhD
Diagnostic And Interventional Ultrasound of the Wrist and Hand
Brian Jurbala, MD
Instructors: Nandu Rawool, MD; John Fowler, MD
Complications of Distal Radius Fractures: How to Avoid and Solve Pitfalls
Hermann Krimmer, MD
Instructors: Max Hearle, MD, PhD; Berthold Bickert, MD; Alejandro Badia, MD; Lynne Feehan, PT PhD, CHT
Targeted Muscle Reinnervation
Paul S. Cederna, MD
Instructors: Greg Dumanian, MD; Jason Ko, MD; Richard J. Redett, III, MD
Scratch Collapse Test
Lorna Canavan Kahn, PT, CHT
Instructors: Susan E. Mackinnon, MD;
Christine H. Cheng, MD, MPH
8:00 am - 8:15 am
ASPN President and Program Chair Welcome
(Not for Credit)
Thomas H.H. Tung, MD; ASPN President
Ida K. Fox, MD; ASPN Program Chair
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Scientific Paper Session I
Moderators: Lynda Yang, MD; Gregory H. Borschel, MD
9:15 am - 10:00 am
Scientific Paper Session II
Moderators: Gedge D. Rosson, MD; Bauback Safa, MD
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Concurrent AAHS/ASPN Scientific Abstract Session
Moderators: Joy Macdermid, BScPT, PhD; Jonathan Isaacs, MD; Gregory M. Bunke, MD; Shelley S. Noland, MD
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
ASPN Poster Session (Light lunch provided)
Moderators: Allan J. Belzberg, MD; Kirsty Boyd, MD
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
AAHS/ASPN Joint Panel: Failed Nerve Surgery: Management of Complications
Moderator: Steven L. Moran, MD
Panelists: Susan E. Mackinnon, MD; Allen L. Van Beek, MD
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
ASPN Poster Session (Light lunch provided)
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Panel I: Basics of Nerve Injury Evaluation and Management
Moderator: Amy M. Moore, MD
Panelists: Jonathan Isaacs, MD; Gerald Wolff, MD; Kirsty Boyd, MD; Jonathan Cheng, MD; Lorna Canavan Kahn,PT, CHT
6:30 am - 8:00 am
Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors
6:30 am - 8:00 am
MOC Instructional Course
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
David T. Netscher, MD
Instructors: Amy M. Moore, MD; Ivica Ducic, MD; Nash Naam, MD
7:00 am - 8:00 am
AAHS/ASPN/ASRM Instructional Courses
Decision Making in Lymphatic Surgery
David W. Chang, MD; Babak J. Mehrara, MD
Instructors: Joseph H. Dayan, MD; Ming-Huei Cheng, MD; Mark L. Smith, MD
Complications of Mangled Extremities
Michael W. Neumeister, MD
Instructors: Michael Sauerbier, MD, PhD; Milan Stevanovic, MD; Kimberly McVeigh, OT, CHT
Use of Peripheral Nerve Transfers in Tetraplegia, Transverse Myelitis and Other Central Nervous Syndrome Diseases
Ida K. Fox, MD
Instructors: Allan J. Belzberg, MD; Catherine Curtin, MD; Gerald Wolfe, MD; Christine Novak, PT, PhD
Sensory Innervated Flaps
Paul S. Cederna, MD
Instructors: Aldona Spiegel, MD; Peirong Yu, MD; Michel Saint-Cyr, MD; Michael JP Hong, MD
Complications in Nerve Reconstruction
Thomas H.H. Tung, MD
Instructors: Mary Drake, OTR/L, CHT; Jonathan Cheng, MD
8:15 am - 8:30 am
AAHS/ASPN/ASRM President's Welcome (Not for Credit)
Michael W. Neumeister, MD; AAHS President
Thomas H. H. Tung, MD; ASPN President
Gregory R.D. Evans, MD; ASRM President
David H. Song, MD, FACS; ASPS President
8:30 am - 9:30 am
AAHS/ASPN/ASRM Combined Panel: "Mind the Gap"
Moderator: Allen T. Bishop, MD
Panelists: Paul S. Cederna, MD William C. Pederson, MD; John V. Ingari, MD
9:30 am - 10:00 am
Coffee Break with Exhibitors
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Joint Presidential Keynote Lecture presented by Rick Searfoss, retired United States Air Force colonel, NASA astronaut and test pilot Joint Presidential Keynote Lecture
Rick Searfoss, retired United States Air Force colonel, NASA astronaut and test pilot
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
AAHS/ASPN/ASRM Joint Outstanding Paper Session
Moderators: William C. Pederson, MD; Michael Sauerbier, PhD, MD; Ida K. Fox, MD; Howard Langstein, MD
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Scientific Paper Session III (Working Lunch)
Moderators: Ann R. Schwentker, MD; Alison Snyder-Warwick, 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
Obstetrical Brachial Plexus —Management and Outcome
Martijn J.A. Malessy, MD
Instructors: Lynda Yang, MD, PhD
Alternate Nerve Coaptation Techniques: End to Side, Supercharge, 'Ladder Rung'/Side-to-side Nerve Transfers: From Bench to Bedside
Matthew D. Wood, MD
Instructors: Tessa Gordon, MD; Gregory H. Borschel, MD; Amy M. Moore, MD
Management of Facial Nerve Injury and Paralysis
Alison K. Snyder-Warwick, MD
Instructors: Tessa A. Hadlock, MD; Gregory Borschel, MD
Cubital Tunnel: From Initial Management to Failure and Revision
Susan E. Mackinnon, MD
Instructors: Megan Patterson, MD; Lorna Canavan Kahn, PT, CHT
8:15 am - 9:15 am
ASPN/ASRM Combined Panel: What I Know Now That I Wish I Knew Then
Moderator: William M. Kuzon, MD
Panelists: Robert C Russell, MD; Robert L. Walton, MD; Lawrence B. Colen, MD; Gregory R.D. Evans, MD; Nash H. Naam, MD
9:15 am - 9:45 am
ASPN/ASRM Combined Scientific Paper Session
Moderators: Stephen H. Colbert, MD; Michael Klebuc, MD
9:45 am - 10:15 am
Coffee Break with Exhibitors
10:15 am - 10:45 am
ASPN Presidential Address presented by Thomas H.H. Tung, MD, ASPN President ASPN Presidential Address (Not for Credit)
From Animal Spirits and Ethereal Vibrations to the Nerve Flap and the ASPN
Thomas H.H. Tung, MD, ASPN President
10:45 am - 11:45 am
Scientific Paper Session IV
Moderators: Jason Ko, MD; Ivica Ducic, MD
11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Invited Guest Speaker: Ivan Carroll, MD Invited Guest Speaker
Pre-Surgical Management of Neuropathic Pain

Ian Carroll, MD
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Panel II: Clinical Pain Management—What are the Operative Approaches? (Working Lunch)
Moderator: Catherine Curtin, MD
Panelists: Ian Carroll, MD; A. Lee Dellon, MD; Ivica Ducic, MD
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Panel III: Surgeon as Perpetual Learner—Patient Cases I Have Learned the Most From
Moderator: Nash H. Naam, MD
Panelists: Susan E. Mackinnon, MD; Allen L. Van Beek, MD; Ron Zuker, MD
1:45 pm - 2:00 pm
Closing Remarks & Awards
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
ASPN Business Meeting (Not for Credit)