R. Beverley Raney Visiting Lecture



JUNE 3 - 4, 2016



Keynote Speaker Short Bio

Dr. Yamaguchi is a world renowned surgeon and researcher, and the head of the Shoulder and Elbow service at Washington University.  He has authored numerous papers and received multiple awards, including the 2014 Kappa Delta Ann Doner Vaughn Award for “Natural History of Rotator Cuff Disease:  Relationship to Surgical Indications” at the ORS for research representing a large body of cohesive scientific work generally reflecting years of investigation.

Conference Topics Overview

Friday June 2, 2016 [ 1:00 - 5:00pm]

  • Chief Resident Research Presentations
  • The Natural History of Rotator Cuff Injuries - Ken Yamaguchi, MD MBA

Saturday June 3, 2016 [ 8:00 am - 12:00pm]

  • Resident Case Presentations
  • Navigating the Alternate Payment Universe - Joseph Bosco, MD
  • Co-Management Arrangements - Brandon Bushnell, MD MBA
  • Creativity in Medicine - Frank C. Wilson, MD
  • 45th Annual R. Beverly Raney Lecture, Ken Yamaguchi, MD MBA 

Course Description

The 45th Annual R. Beverly Raney Lecture and Orthopaedic Conference is an educational event targeted at orthopaedic surgeons. This event gives learners the opportunity to learn about latest research innovations, advances in surgical techniques, and changes in the orthopaedic practice environment. The highlight of the event is the R. Beverly Raney Lecture, which will be delivered by Dr. Ken Yamaguchi, world- renowned surgeon and researcher, and Head of the Shoulder and Elbow service at Washington University on the topic of Rotator Cuff Advancements.

Conference Agenda  

Download Conference Schedule: 

Conference Brochure

UNC Alumni and Faculty Schedule

Target Audience

This event is intended for orthopaedic surgeons, advanced practice providers and other healthcare professionals with an interest in orthopaedic surgery.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the evolution of practice for the treatment of rotator cuff injuries and current best practices
  • Determine how to implement co-management agreements in orthopaedic practices
  • Evaluate the impact of patient waiting on patient satisfaction scores.
  • Review current research findings related to orthopaedic surgical techniques

Credit Designation

Charlotte AHEC designates this live event for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Charlotte AHEC and UNC - Chapel Hill – Department of Orthopaedics. Charlotte AHEC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Event Coordinator

Cheryl Cooper

Email: cheryl_cooper@med.unc.edu

Phone: 919-843-9972

Event Registration and Fees

Online Registration Link: http://tinyurl.com/zmc88lk

CME Conference Registration Fees

MD Registrant (includes Cocktail Reception) 


MD Registrant (One Day) 


Other Healthcare Professionals  [CEUs Credits] (Cocktail Reception tickets sold separately)

$100  ($50 - One Day)

Residents / Students 



Social Activities   *

Cocktail Reception                                      (tickets must be purchased for Other Healthcare Professional registrants and any additional guests) 


Resident Graduation Dinner                           (UNC Alumni, Faculty Only) 


*Social event tickets can be picked at the registration desk at the conference.

Social Events and Meals

Conference Meals: Breakfast will be provided the morning of Saturday June 4, 2016, and light refreshments will be served during conference breaks.

Cocktail Reception: Friday, June 3 at 6:00 – 8:00pm at the Ackland Art Museum, 101 S Columbia Street, Chapel Hill, NC (http://ackland.org/)

Resident Graduation Dinner: Saturday, June 4 at 6:30pm at the Carolina Club, 550 Stadium Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514. (This event is restricted to UNC Residents, Faculty and Alumni.)

Event Locations and Parking

Main Event:

University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill,

Medical Biomolecular Research Building – G202

111 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Campus Map - Building 34

Main Event Parking:

Dogwood Deck (UNC Hospitals Patient Parking)

590 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill 27599

Campus Map - Building 11

Cocktail Reception:

Ackland Art Museum

101 S Columbia St, Chapel Hill, NC 27599


Resident Graduation Dinner:

(Alumni Only)

Carolina Club - George Watts Hill Alumni Center

Ridge Road at Stadium Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27599


Recommended Hotels

Carolina Inn: http://www.carolinainn.com/

Franklin Hotel: http://www.franklinhotelnc.com/

Exhibitor Information

Exhibitors Registration Link: http://tinyurl.com/zbttkgz

Exhibit fee of $750 includes exhibit space, recognition in the conference brochure and two (2) tickets to the cocktail reception.

Exhibitor Letter of Agreement Download

All exhibitors will need to complete a Letter of Agreement which will be emailed after the vendor has completed registration.

Exhibit Contact

Philip Clark

Email: philip_clark@med.unc.edu

Phone: 919-843-9382

Exhibit Hall Location

University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill,

Medical Biomolecular Research Building – G202 Foyer

111 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Exhibit Hours 

Exhibitor Set-Up

11:00am – June 3, 2016

Friday June 3, 2016 – Exhibit Hours

12:00 pm – 5:00pm

Saturday June 4, 2016 – Exhibit Hours

8:00am – 12:00pm

Exhibitor Break Down

12:00pm – June 4, 2016

 *Exhibits will need to be packed and stored each day.