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FRIDAY, APRIL 26, 2024

11:30 - 1:00p  Registration, Lunch, Visit Exhibitors


12:30p             Welcome and NJOS Business Meeting
                            Anthony Scillia, MD – President, NJOS

12:40p             Resident Presentations and Critiques Moderated by NJOS Executive Committee Members

Exploring the Correlation Between Insurance Coverage and MRI Prior Authorization in Orthopedics 

Katie Hedden, BS and Samantha Harrer, MD - Cooper Bone and Joint Institute

Associations Between Social Determinants of Health and Postoperative Outcomes in Total Hip 

Arthroplasty - Andrew Miller, MD – Monmouth Medical Center

Larger Stem to Bone Diameter Ratio Predicts Loser Cemented Endoprosthesis Failure 

Ahmed Khokhar, MD Rutgers NJMS

Assessing ChatGPT Responses to Common Patient Questions Regarding Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Amanda Gaccione Rutgers RWJMS

Impact of Insurance Type on Timing of Diagnosis, Treatment, and Complication Rate of Achilles Tendon 

Ruptures. - Omar Samara, MD – St. Joseph’s University Medical Center 

Plate Assisted Bone Transport for Correction of Bone Loss in the Setting of Infectious Nonunion

David Keller, DO - Jersey City Medical Center

Seven-Year Trends in Reported National Football League Injuries 2017-2023

Darcy Ottomanelli, MS - Hackensack Meridian Health Network

Rotator Cuff Repair With or Without Acromioplasty: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled 

Trials With Outcomes Based on Acromial Type. - James Maguire, MD – Monmouth Medical Center

Chronic Shoulder Dislocation Treated by Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Todd Alter – Rutgers RWJMS

1:45p              AAOS Regulatory Update
                          Wilford K. Gibson, MD, FAAOS, AAOS Second Vice President AAOS

2:30p              Exhibitor Break


3:00p              NJ Regulatory Update and Trends in Orthopaedics & NJ Regulatory Update
                          AJ Sabath & Rebecca Hughes – NJOS Lobbyists & Isabelle Bibet- Kalinyak & John Fanburg – Brach Eichler

3:30p                Robotically Assisted Pediatric Spine Surgery: Safety Accuracy and Precision. 
                           Roger Widmann, MD

4:30p​                Resident Presentations and Critiques Moderated by NJOS Executive Committee Members

3D Printing Protocol for Acute Intra-Articular Distral Radius Fractures

James Waters, BS. - Cooper Medical School of Rowan University

Treatment of an Infected IMN of Right Tibia/Fibula Fracture

Christian Zapf, MD and Marisa Deliso, MD - Jersey City Medical Center

Impact of a Hip Fracture Pathway on Patient Outcomes at a Level-1 Trauma Center

Jeremy Silver - Monmouth Medical Center

Ipsilateral Femoral Neck & Shaft

Noe Trevino, MD – Morristown Medical Center 

Periprosthetic Fracture After Prior Osteosarcoma Resection and Distal Femoral Replacement

Katie Otero, MD  - Rutgers NJMS

Atypical Presentation of Septic Arthritis, Brodies Abscess, Intramuscular Abscess

Lavi Mattingly – Rutgers RWJMS

Intrathecal Abscess After Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion and Prior Epidural Abscess

Frank Sirch, MD – St. Joseph’s University Medical Center 

Exploring the Relationship Between Industry Payments and Institutional Factors Among 

American Shoulder and Elbow Surgery Fellowship Programs - Daniel Devine, BA – Rutgers RWJMS

Complication: Humeral Shaft Pseudarthrosis

Joseph Farshchian, MD – St. Joseph’s University Medical Center

Histological analysis of Bridge Enhanced ACL Restoration tissue after Re-tear 

Liz Ford, Inspira Health 

5:15p              Exhibitor Break

5:45p              The Anatomy of Ideas and Bringing them to Market
                           Ira Kirschembaum, MD, Bronx Care 
Health System


6:45p                 Presentations of Resident Awards and Closing 

                          Anthony Scillia 

7:00p              Networking Reception

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