December 8th - 12th, 2020, Las Vegas, NV

James A. Nunley, MD, MS

James A. Nunley, MD, MS
Goldner Jones Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery Duke University School of Medicine
James A Nunley, M.D. is the J. Leonard Goldner Endowed Professor and Chairman Emeritus of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Duke University Medical Center.
Dr. Nunley has served as President of the American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, the Eastern Orthopaedic Association, the Southern Orthopaedic Association, the Orthopaedic Learning Center in Rosemont, Illinois, the North Carolina Orthopaedic Association, the North Carolina Society for Surgery of the Hand, the Hand Forum, and the Southeastern Hand Club. He was awarded honorary membership in the Israeli Foot and Ankle Society, the Swiss Foot and Ankle Society and the Hellenic Orthopaedic Society
Dr. Nunley has given more than 400 national and international presentations, and has authored more than 300 publications in peer-reviewed journals. Dr Nunley has authored two textbooks and sits on the editorial board of several Orthopaedic journals. Dr. Nunley has been the recipient of the prestigious American/British/Canadian Traveling Fellowship presented by the American Orthopaedic Association, and the Goldner Award for the most outstanding research paper and the Mann Award for the best clinical paper by the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society. Additionally he has received the Bassett Award as the outstanding teacher by the Duke orthopaedic residents.
Graduating from Duke University with a BS degree in Chemistry, he then attended Tulane University Medical Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, completing his MS/MD degree. Dr. Nunley continued on to the University of California, Los Angeles to train for two years in general surgery, before completing his four year orthopaedic residency training at Duke Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. Dr Nunley then joined the Duke faculty in 1980. Dr. Nunley’s research is related to sports injuries of the foot and ankle, arthritis of the foot and ankle, and vascularized bone grafting.

All Sessions by James A. Nunley, MD, MS

Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Foot & Ankle
3:40 PM - 4:05 PM
(25 min)
Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Complex & Unusual Ankle Fractures: How I Fix No Theory Please Foot & Ankle
5:54 PM - 5:54 PM
(0 min)
Debate: 33-Year-Old Basketball Player With Acute Sesamoid Fracture Foot & Ankle
Debate Moderator Mark E. Easley, MD
5:54 PM - 6:00 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Nonoperative Treatment: I Have Done It For Years & Will Get Him Back Into The Game Foot & Ankle
6:00 PM - 6:06 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Operate Now: Chronic Problems Are Not Fixable Foot & Ankle
6:18 PM - 6:48 PM
(30 min)
AOFAS President's Challenge Foot & Ankle
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Foot & Ankle
7:51 AM - 7:51 AM
(0 min)
Panel: 21-Year-Old Soccer Player With Recurrent Mild Ankle Sprains And Increasing Medial Joint Pain And 1.3-cm Osteochondral Lesion Of The Talar Dome Foot & Ankle
7:51 AM - 7:58 AM
(7 min)
Pro: Debridement And Abrasion: It's Simple And Yields Great Results - Watch Me! Foot & Ankle
7:58 AM - 8:05 AM
(7 min)
Pro: Osteochondral Autograft Transplant Reliably Decreases Pain And Allows Return To Sport Foot & Ankle
8:05 AM - 8:12 AM
(7 min)
Pro: MACI & Newer Techniques: I Told You This Before - Wake Up Everyone! Foot & Ankle
8:12 AM - 8:19 AM
(7 min)
Pro: Jump Into The 21st Century: Articular Cartilage Graft Alternatives Foot & Ankle
8:19 AM - 8:26 AM
(7 min)
Pro: Articular Cartilage Graft Alternatives: I Have All The Answers - Stop & Think Of Cells, Biologics Improve Results Foot & Ankle
9:01 AM - 9:01 AM
(0 min)
Panel: 26-Year-Old Ballerina With Posterior Ankle Pain When She Is En Pointe Foot & Ankle
9:01 AM - 9:08 AM
(7 min)
Pro: Open Os Trigonum Excision: 10 Minute Case With Fast Recovery Foot & Ankle
9:08 AM - 9:15 AM
(7 min)
Pro: Lateral Arthroscopic Subtalar Approach: Direct VIS With Minimal Incision Foot & Ankle
9:15 AM - 9:22 AM
(7 min)
Pro: Direct Posterior Approach: There Is More To Fix In The Posterior Ankle Pain Foot & Ankle
10:15 AM - 10:15 AM
(0 min)
Mini-Panel: 48-Year-Old Advertising Executive Wearing Her 6-Inch Heels: I Can't Fit My Toe In My Shoes Foot & Ankle
Panel ModeratorJames W. Stone, MD
10:15 AM - 10:21 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Understanding When Soft Tissue Surgery Is All You Need Foot & Ankle
10:21 AM - 10:27 AM
(6 min)
Pro: The Role Of Osteotomy In Bunion Correction Foot & Ankle
10:27 AM - 10:33 AM
(6 min)
Pro: The Lapidus Procedure: When The Tarsometatarsal Joint Must Be Addressed Foot & Ankle
10:33 AM - 10:39 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Minimally Invasive Surgery: Small Incisions & Few Complications Foot & Ankle

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When: December 8th – 12th, 2020

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