Program

 

The ISAKOS Congress provides a variety of new preventative, therapeutic and surgical technique information, allowing attendees to expand their knowledge and enhance their surgical skills. The five-day meeting will include a variety of educational opportunities such as surgical demonstrations, paper presentations, debates, lectures, symposia and instructional course lectures. Lunchtime sessions, e-posters, technical exhibits and social activities will also be offered to Congress attendees.

2017 ISAKOS Congress Preliminary Program

Congress Venue

Shanghai Convention & Exhibit Center of International Sourcing
No.2739 West Guangfu Road
Putuo District
Shanghai, 200062
CHINA

Interactive Agenda

The Interactive Agenda allows online users to view and engage with the LIVE Congress schedule.

View the complete schedule of events for the 5 Congress meeting days, Instructional Course Lectures, and the 6 Pre-Courses.

Program-at-a-Glance

Saturday, June 3 ISAKOS Pre-Course(s)
Sunday, June 4 ISAKOS Congress & Welcome Reception
Monday, June 5 ISAKOS Congress
Tuesday, June 6 ISAKOS Congress
Wednesday, June 7 ISAKOS Congress
Thursday, June 8 ISAKOS Congress (1/2 day)

Five Congress Meeting Days:

  • 275+ Scientific Papers
  • Lectures, Debates and Symposia
  • Instructional Courses
  • Surgical Demonstrations
  • Hands-On Workshops
  • ePoster Presentations
  • Congress Awards
  • Technical Exhibits
  • CME Certification

Presidential Guest Speaker

Yao Ming
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 | 9:30-10:10
General Session

About Yao Ming ►

Yao Ming is one of China's best-known athletes. Born in Shanghai, Ming was a professional basketball player who played for the Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) and the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). At the time of his final season, he was the tallest active player in the NBA, at 7 feet 6 inches.

In July of 2011, Ming announced his retirement from professional basketball due to a series of foot and ankle injuries that forced him to miss 250 games in his last six seasons. In eight seasons with the Rockets, Yao ranks sixth among franchise leaders in total points and total rebounds, and second in total blocks.



CME Certification

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 the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Sports Medicine. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 29.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Who should attend the 2017 ISAKOS Congress?

Any health care practitioner specializing in arthroscopy, knee surgery or orthopaedic sports medicine, including:

  • Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Orthopaedic Physician Assistants
  • Physical Therapists
  • Orthopaedic Residents
  • Orthopaedic Fellows

Social Program

 

Welcome Reception

Sunday, June 4, 2017
Exhibit Hall
17:30 - 20:00

ISAKOS welcomes all attendees and their guests to celebrate the opening of the 11th Biennial ISAKOS Congress. The Welcome Reception is a wonderful opportunity to reunite with old friends and network with colleagues. Hors d’oeuvres and cocktails will be provided for this festive occasion. Attendance is included in the Congress registration fee and guests are welcome to attend at no additional charge.

Spouse & Guest Program

Treat your travel companions to a daily morning coffee and pastry social followed by a brief program highlighting a variety of interests. This is a great opportunity to meet new friends and reconnect with old friends while enhancing their experience in Shanghai.

Tour Opportunities

Explore all that Shanghai has to offer! ISAKOS has arranged for Congress attendees and their guests to have the opportunity to register for day tours in Shanghai and the surrounding areas. Please note, tour logistics and specifics are subject to change.

Important Note: Tours will be operated exclusively for the ISAKOS Congress participants and guests. Tour prices are quoted in $ USD and Chinese Renminbi (CNY), per person (additional taxes and fees may apply). Please do not contact ISAKOS directly for questions regarding your Tour Registration. Contact the ISAKOS 2017 Tour Bureau – MCI Group, Shanghai.


THANK YOU to the 2017 Program Committee Members:

Julian A. Feller, FRACS AUSTRALIA, Chair
Robert F. LaPrade, MD, PhD UNITED STATES
Stefano Zaffagnini, MD, Prof. ITALY, Deputy Chair
Sebastien Lustig, MD, PhD, Prof. FRANCE
Nobuo Adachi, MD, PhD JAPAN
Robert G. Marx, MD, MSc, FRCSC UNITED STATES
Elizabeth A. Arendt, MD UNITED STATES
Shuichi Matsuda, MD, PhD JAPAN
Gregory Ian Bain, MBBS, FRACS, PhD AUSTRALIA
Nick Mohtadi, MD, MSc, FRCSC CANADA
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES
Ignacio Muñoz Criado, MD SPAIN
Mark Clatworthy, FRACS NEW ZEALAND
Volker Musahl, MD UNITED STATES
Ramon Cugat, MD, PhD SPAIN
Peter T. Myers, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA AUSTRALIA
Pieter D'Hooghe, MD QATAR
Luigi Adriano Pederzini, MD ITALY
Joao Duarte Espregueira-Mendes, MD, PhD PORTUGAL
Sérgio Rocha Piedade, PhD BRAZIL
Denise Eygendaal, Prof., MD, PhD NETHERLANDS
Kevin D. Plancher, MD UNITED STATES
Alberto Gobbi, MD ITALY
Felix Henry Savoie III, MD UNITED STATES
Per Hölmich, Prof., DMSc DENMARK
Rainer Siebold, Prof., MD GERMANY
Kenneth J. Hunt, MD UNITED STATES
Allston J. Stubbs, MD UNITED STATES
Andreas B. Imhoff, MD, Prof. GERMANY
C. Niek Van Dijk, MD, PhD NETHERLANDS
Dimitr Alexander Jontschew, MD GERMANY
Patrick Shu Hang Yung, FRCS(Orth Surgery), FHKCOS, FHKAM, FRCS, MBChB HONG KONG
Jason L. Koh, MD UNITED STATES
Anastasios D. Georgoulis, MD, Prof. GREECE, Past Chair
Philippe Landreau, MD QATAR