JUNE 1 – 2, 2018




Sponsored By


Keynote Speaker Short Bio

Dr. Laurence E. Dahners is a nationally and internationally renowned orthopaedic trauma surgeon whose career at the University of North Carolina spans more than 34 years. He completed his orthopaedic residency at the University of Kansas in 1983. He is a prominent scholar, researcher and educator who has made significant contributions to the field. He holds seven patents, and has diverse interests in the art and literary world.

In a departure from tradition, we invite back one of our own to reflect back on his career and give us one more opportunity to learn from his wealth of experience

R Beverly Raney Lecture


Presented By

Laurence E. Dahners, M.D.

Emeritus Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

Conference Topics Overview

Friday June 1, 2018 [ 1:00 – 5:00pm]

  • Chief Resident Research Presentations
  • UNC Faculty Presentations
  • Visiting Professor Resident Lecture

Saturday June 2, 2018 [ 8:00 am – 12:00pm]

  • Resident Case Presentations
  • Alumni Presentations
  • 47th R. Beverly Raney Visiting Professor Lecture

Course Description

The 47th 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. Laurence Dahners, renowned orthopedic trauma surgeon, researcher and educator.

Conference Agenda

Download Conference Schedule:

[Available in 2018]

Target Audience

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

Learning Objectives

Coming Soon

Credit Designation

–Designation pending–


The School of Medicine of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Event Coordinator

Abigail Noschese


Phone: 919-996-3340

Event Registration and Fees

All attendees must register online. Registration opens 2018

Online Registration Link: [coming soon]

CME Conference Registration Fees
MD (No CME Credit) FREE
MD (CME Credit) – 2 Days $150

MD (CME credit) – 1 Day

Other Healthcare Professionals $50
UNC – Chapel Hill Residents FREE
Social Activities *
Cocktail Reception (included) – indicate attendance on registration


Social Events and Meals

Conference Meals

Breakfast will be provided the morning of Saturday June 2, 2018, and light refreshments will be served during conference breaks.

Cocktail Reception

Friday, June 1, 2018: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Location: 1870 Farm


Event Locations and Parking

Main Event: University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill,

Bioinformatics Building, Room 1121

130 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Campus Map – Building 22

Main Event Parking: Dogwood Deck (UNC Hospitals Patient Parking)

590 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill 27599

Campus Map – Building 11

Cocktail Reception: 1870 Farm

1224 Old Lystra Road    

Chapel Hill,  NC   27517


Recommended Hotels

Carolina Inn:

Franklin Hotel: