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10th Annual ONSF MEDICAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE
Saturday, November 10, 2018

Noble Auditorium, Greenwich Hospital 5 Perryridge Road, Greenwich, CT

ENHANCING PATIENT SAFETY IN ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY, SPORTS MEDICINE & NEUROSURGERY

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: John "Flip" Filipelli – President, Production & Programming YES Network
PROGRAM CHAIRPERSONS: Tamar Kessel, MD & Mark Vitale, MD
CME or CEU CREDIT FOR: Physicians, Nurses, Physician Assistants,
Physical & Occupational Therapists

FREE OF CHARGE • PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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PROGRAM

8:00 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Welcome and Program Announcements
– Mark Vitale, MD, MPH and Tamar Kessel, MD

Session I
8:40 a.m. Is Opioid-free Shoulder Surgery Possible – Mark Kowalsky, MD
8:50 a.m. Can we Minimize the Risk of Nerve Injuries in the Elbow – Mark Vitale, MD, MPH
9:00 a.m. Minimally-invasive Spine Surgery: 10 Years Later What Has Changed – Amory Fiore, MD
9:10 a.m. Q&A
9:20 a.m. Making Knee Surgery Safer: Blood Loss Prevention
and Regional Blocks – Demetris Delos, MD
9:30 a.m. Anterior Total Hip Replacement and Rapid Recovery – Jonathan Berliner, MD
9:40 a.m. DVT Prophylaxis after Lower Extremity Surgery: What Should We Do – Mark Yakovonis, MD
9:50 a.m. Q&A
10:00 a.m. Is "Wide Awake" Surgery Safer – Matthew Cantlon, MD
10:10 a.m. Image-guided Injections – Do They Improve Safety and Accuracy – Christopher Sahler, MD
10:20 a.m. PRP, Amniotic Growth Factors and Stem Cells: Which is Best – Tamar Kessel, MD
10:30 a.m. Q&A
10:40 a.m. BREAK / REFRESHMENTS

Session II
11:00 a.m. Keynote Presentation:
John "Flip" Filippelli, President, Production and Programming, YES Network
12:00 p.m. Health and Food Choices – Lucy Stitzer
12:10 p.m. Advances in Biologics to Treat Arthritis – Lana Bernstein, MD
12:20 p.m. How to Exercise Safely as We Age – Alexandra Ranieri, DPT
12:30 p.m. Q&A
12:40 p.m. WORKING LUNCH / ADJOURN

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

John "Flip" Filippelli – President, Production and Programming YES Network

John "Flip" Filippelli is responsible for every aspect of the critically acclaimed on-air content for the YES Network, the pre-eminent regional sports network in the nation.  He is the only person in sports broadcasting history known to have earned more than 100 national Emmy nominations and is one of a few producers who have held senior positions in the truck as well as in management.

Before YES, "Flip" was held in high esteem by his peers, given his award-winning work while holding senior positions at NBC Sports, ABC Sports, FOX Sports and The Baseball Network.  He was a lead producer for numerous MLB Game of the Week, League Championship Series, All-Star Game and World Series telecasts at NBC Sports.

In 2017, John was inducted into the Silver Circle by the Board of Governors of The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, NY Chapter, in recognition of his long and meritorious service in the television industry.  In 2014, he received an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from St. Thomas Aquinas College, NY and, in 2013, he was named Executive of the Year by NYU's Sports Business Society.  He was board member of the Connecticut Chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation for seven years, and is currently an honorary board member.
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