Save the Date 12th Annual Emily Berend Adult Reconstruction Symposium (EBARS)


A comprehensive hip and knee course (FREE for trainees) presented by the Adult Reconstruction division of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Duke University Medical Center.


When: April 3-4, 2020

AMA: 13.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

FREE for trainees
Registered Nurse, Nurse Clinician, & Nurse Practitioner: $140.00
Physician: $250.00
Non-Medical Provider: $600.00

Registration will open soon.  

Registration Closes: April 2, 2020 at 5:00 PM


Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans Center for Health Education
Great Hall
8 Searle Center Drive
(Duke Hospital Main Campus)

2020 Visiting Professor:

Christopher L. Peters, MD
George S. Eccles Endowed Professor of Orthopedics
Chief Adult Reconstruction and Hip Preservation Service
Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
University of Utah

2020 Guest Faculty Presenters: 

Benjamin M. Stornach, MD
Associate Professor
Director, Arthroplasty Fellowship
Chair, Adult Orthopaedics Division
University of Mississippi Medical Center

Jeff D. Almand, MD
Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center

Jason M. Jennings MD
Colorado Joint Replacement Center

Matthew P. Abdel, MD
Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Consultant, Department of Orthopedic Surgery

2020 Course Directors:

Michael P. Bolognesi, MD
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Duke University Medical Center

Samuel S. Wellman, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Duke University Medical Center


In support of improving patient care, the Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the health care team.