HCC offers seminar on pediatric orthopaedics
Hagerstown Community College's Center for Continuing Education will offer a seminar for radiographers, "Pediatric Orthopaedics: How Far We Have Come in the Last 50 Years," from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, at Robinwood Medical Center, east of Hagerstown.
Discussion topics include advances that have been made in orthopaedics as well as how spinal deformities and joint replacement are diagnosed and treated and the role that imaging plays in those diagnoses.
Dr. J. Michael Wattenbarger will host the seminar. Wattenbarger is a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon at the Ortho/Carolina/Miller Orthopaedic Clinic in Charlotte, N.C., and is also the subspecialty chief at the Department of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at the Carolinas Medical Center.
The seminar costs $12, which includes continuing education credit for radiographers, handouts and refreshments.
Washington County Health System employees may attend for $5. Participants are encouraged to register in advance. For information or to register, call 301-790-2800, ext. 236.