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Orthopaedic Surgery Forecast for the Next Decade: Clinical, Operational and Leadership Opportunities

Michael J. Suk, MD JD

October 13, 2021, at 6:30 am

Hybrid Conference

Michael Suk

Systemwide Chair of Musculoskeletal Institute

Professor of Orthopaedics Surgery

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine

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Speaker Biography

Michael Suk, MD, JD, is the systemwide chair of Geisinger’s Musculoskeletal Institute and professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. Selected to lead the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in 2012, Dr. Suk became one of the youngest people in the U.S. to head an academic orthopaedic department.

Dr. Suk simultaneously earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Illinois College of Medicine and his Juris Doctor and Master of Public Health with special certification in healthcare law from Boston University School of Law and School of Public Health. He completed an orthopaedic surgery residency at Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and an orthopaedic trauma fellowship at the Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill College of Medicine at Cornell University. He earned his Master of Business Administration from The University of Scranton.

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The School of Medicine of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Statement
The School of Medicine of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill designates this live activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only those hours of credit actually spent in the educational activity.

Other health professionals will receive a certificate of attendance from an AMA PRA Category 1™ activity. These certificates are accepted by the NC Boards for physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and respiratory therapists. Other health care providers may also be able to use these certificates, depending on their particular license requirements. (License requirements are subject to change. Participants should check with their licensing boards for specific questions. UNC and its partners are not responsible for changes in license requirements.)

Disclosure statement
This activity has been planned and implemented under the sole supervision of the course director and planning committee, in association with the UNC Office of Continuing Professional Development (UNC CPD). The course director, planning committee, presenters, and CPD staff have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests as defined by the ACCME.

Credit Limitation
Credit is only available to employees of UNC or its affiliates. To claim credit please contact the Grand Rounds Coordinator.

Grand Rounds Coordinator

Chanelle Arsenault