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6th Annual Hip Preservation Program Conference: Impact of Femoral and Acetabular Version on Periarticular Hip Pathology: Evaluation and Management

May 13, 2023

UPMC Orthopaedic Care invites you to attend the 6th Annual Hip Preservation Program Conference, which will be held virtually on Saturday, May 13th. Course directors Craig Mauro, MD, and David Spaeder, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, designed this course for physicians, physician assistants, physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, and athletic trainers to better assist with the evaluation and management of femoral and acetabular version on periarticular hip pathology. CME credit will be available for the live conference, as well as via courses on the UPMC Physician Resources website following the conference.

Conference Schedule

8:00 Dr. Craig Mauro: Introduction 
8:05 Dr. Anil Ranawat: Impact of femoral and acetabular version on hip mechanics and pathology
8:30 Keelan Enseki: Physical evaluation of hip and hip version 
8:50 Dr. Andrew Curley: Radiographic assessment of version 
9:05 Dave Spaeder: General rehabilitation principles in patients with hip version 
9:20 Dr. Dan Lueders: Ultrasound assessment of ischiofemoral impingement 
BREAK (Panel Discussion or Chat Q/A)
9:45 Dr. Mike Ryan: Surgical management of femoral version
10:15 Mike Mcclincy: Surgical management of acetabular version 
10:45 Justin Arner: Ischiofemoral impingement 
BREAK (Panel Discussion or Chat Q/A) 
11:15 Ashley Disantis: Rehabilitation principles following PAO/derotational osteotomy
11:30 Kate Jochimsen: Psychological factors associated with patients with hip-related pain
11:45-12 Adjourn and final Q/A 


Please register by May 12th. The registration fee is $50, which includes the course material and continuing medical education credit. An email confirmation will be sent to you when you register. A link to join the conference via Zoom will be emailed to you directly ahead of May 13th.             

Contact Dave Spaeder at with any questions.