Andrews Research & Education Foundation
Grand Rounds: Bridge Enhanced ACL Repair – Development, Clinical Trials and Future Directions 12/6/21
Includes a Live Event on 12/06/2021 at 6:30 PM (EST)
Course Description: The Sports Medicine Conference provides in-depth evidence-based study of sports medicine problems. The various topics cover knowledge regarding diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of sport medicine injuries.
Disclosure: Neither the speakers or planners of this activity have any relevant relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
Materials: Participants have no equipment or materials required to take this education course.
1. Discuss and review past and current literature on ACL REPAIR
2. Discuss the development and Early Study of the BEAR ACL Implant
3. Identify the results of the BEAR 2 Trial and discuss how it applies to current treatment options for patients with ACL tears
Baptist Health Care is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Baptist Health Care designates this live activity for a maximum of (1) hour in AMA PRA Category I creditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses & Occupational Therapists (Florida):
Baptist Hospital, CE Broker provider # 50-183 approves this program for 1 hours credit for nurses and occupational therapists.
Andrews Research & Education Foundation P10024 is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 1 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.
Dennis Kramer, MD
Dennis Kramer is currently an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School and a Pediatric Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeon at Boston Childrens Hospital. He was a Molecular Biology major, face-off midfielder and 3-time NCAA Division I Lacrosse Champion at Princeton University from 1994-1997. He completed medical school at New York University and Orthopaedic Surgery residency at Johns Hopkins University. He then completed a fellowship in Pediatric Sports Medicine under the direction of Doctors Lyle Micheli and Mininder Kocher in 2006-2007. Since then he has remained on staff at Boston Childrens Hospital where he specializes in Knee, Shoulder and Ankle injuries and conditions in young athletes. He has been a finish line physician for the Boston Marathon, and taken care of the USA Under-19 Lacrosse team during their trip to Turku, Finland in 2012. He is currently the Head Team Orthopaedic Physician for University of Massachusetts-Boston as well as two local high schools. He has been associated with the BEAR trial and ACL repair since 2017 and currently is the Primary Investigator for the ongoing BEAR 3 trial.