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.

Congress Venue

Cancun International Convention Center (Cancun ICC)
Boulevard Kukulcán KM.9
1er Piso, Zona Hotelera
77500 Cancún, Q. Roo
MEXICO

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 and the 6 Pre-Courses.

Redesigned and mobile friendly! Save this ISAKOS web app to your smartphone or tablet for easy access on-the-go.

  • LIVE agendas by day, room, or session type
  • Faculty Profiles
  • Linked Abstracts, Outlines & Presentations
  • Search and Sort Filters
  • Collapsible and Expandable Viewing
  • Save Favorites to mySchedule
  • 5-Star Rating System
  • Electronic Question Queue (On-Site)
  • Interactive Exhibits Floorplan & Directory
  • Congress PDF Programs & Downloads
  • And More!

How to Save the Interactive Agenda Web App to Your Device

One click access! Save the ISAKOS Congress Interactive Agenda to your smartphone, tablet or device.
Follow this tutorial to save an icon to your device home screen--just like an app!

Program-at-a-Glance

Saturday, May 11 ISAKOS Pre-Course(s)
Sunday, May 12 ISAKOS Congress & Welcome Reception
Sports Rehabilitation Concurrent Course
Monday, May 13 ISAKOS Congress
Sports Rehabilitation Concurrent Course
Tuesday, May 14 ISAKOS Congress
Sports Rehabilitation Concurrent Course
Wednesday, May 15 ISAKOS Congress
Thursday, May 16 ISAKOS Congress (1/2 day)

Five Congress Meeting Days:

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.

Congress Progam
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 33.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Sports Rehabilitation Concurrent Course
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Pre-Course CME Accreditation

Updating and Upgrading the Knee Surgical Techniques: Morning Pre-Course
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Current Concepts in Shoulder Surgeries: Morning Pre-Course
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Knee Arthroplasty: Morning Pre-Course
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Updating and Upgrading the Shoulder Surgical Techniques: Afternoon Pre-Course
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

The Sports Medicine Physician: Afternoon Pre-Course
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Masterclass in Knee Sports and Preservation Surgery: Afternoon Pre-Course
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

How to Claim CME Certification & Presentation Certificates

Immediately after the Congress, attendees will receive and e-mail from ISAKOS with a link to an online evaluation and instructions. Once the course evaluation has been completed, an automatic link to download and print CME Certificate(s) will be provided.

Attendees may login to myCongress at any time, after completion of the evaluation, to re-download or print certificates.

Presenter Certificates
Presenter Certificates will be available for each presentation, individually. Please note, only presenting authors are listed on certificates for e-posters and scientific papers.

Educational Objectives

  • Discuss new initiatives in medicine and technology as they relate to arthroscopy, knee surgery and orthopaedic sports medicine.
  • Evaluate clinical cases and advance the practice of evidence-based, informed orthopaedic care.
  • Demonstrate the application of current techniques, procedures and research.
  • Identify and analyze current research data pertaining to the management of ankle, foot, knee, hip, wrist, elbow and shoulder problems, and to sports medicine.

Who should attend the 2019 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, May 12, 2019
Exhibit Hall

ISAKOS welcomes all attendees and their guests to celebrate the opening of the 12th 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 at a nearby hotel, followed by a brief program highlighting a variety of interests. This is a great opportunity to connect with new and old friends while enhancing their experience in Cancun. Registration fees are $100 for the Spouse or Guest Morning Café until March 31st, and $125 after March 31st, 2019.

Tour Opportunities

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

Important Note: Unsold tours may be shared with other attendees, not associated with the Congress. Tour prices are quoted in $ USD, per person (additional taxes and fees may apply).

Airport Transfers available! Use the Tours link to book an airport-to-hotel transfer.


THANK YOU to the 2019 Program Committee Members:

Stefano Zaffagnini, MD, Prof. ITALY, Chair
Dimitr A. Jontschew, MD GERMANY
Volker Musahl, MD UNITED STATES, Deputy Chair
Jon Karlsson, Prof. SWEDEN
Guillermo Arce, MD ARGENTINA
Jason L. Koh, MD UNITED STATES
Gregory I. Bain, MBBS, FRACS, PhD AUSTRALIA
Ryosuke Kuroda, MD, PhD JAPAN
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES
Philippe Landreau, MD QATAR
Nicolaas C. Budhiparama, MD, FICS, Assoc. Prof. INDONESIA
John G. Lane, MD UNITED STATES
Felipe E. Camara, MD MEXICO
Sebastien Lustig, MD, PhD, Prof. FRANCE
Mark Clatworthy, FRACS NEW ZEALAND
Stephen L. Lyman, PhD UNITED STATES
Myles R. J. Coolican, FRACS AUSTRALIA
David R. Maldonado, MD UNITED STATES
Ramon Cugat, MD, PhD SPAIN
Robert G. Marx, MD, MSc, FRCSC UNITED STATES
Pieter d'Hooghe, MD QATAR
Jacques Ménétrey, Prof. SWITZERLAND
Karl Eriksson, MD, PhD, Asst. Prof. SWEDEN
Nick Mohtadi, MD, MSc, FRCSC CANADA
Joao Espregueira-Mendes, MD, PhD PORTUGAL
Peter T. Myers, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA AUSTRALIA
Julian A. Feller, FRACS AUSTRALIA
Norimasa Nakamura, MD, PhD JAPAN
Mario Ferretti, MD, PhD BRAZIL
Luigi A. Pederzini, MD ITALY
Michael T. Freehill, MD UNITED STATES
Sérgio R. Piedade, MD, PhD, Assoc. Prof. BRAZIL
Alan Getgood, MD, FRCS(Tr&Orth), DipSEM CANADA
Felix H. Savoie III, MD UNITED STATES
Christopher D. Harner, MD UNITED STATES
Kevin P. Shea, MD UNITED STATES
Per Hölmich, Prof., DMSc DENMARK
Allston J. Stubbs, MD UNITED STATES
Kenneth J Hunt, MD UNITED STATES
Joon-Ho Wang, MD, PhD KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
Mark Robert Hutchinson, MD, FACSM UNITED STATES
Patrick S. Yung, FRCS(Orth), FHKCOS, FHKAM, FRCS, MBChB HONG KONG
Andreas B. Imhoff, MD, Prof. GERMANY