Save the date for the 2024 Regional MSK Master Class! 4-5 October 2024 at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School.


Medical College of Wisconsin

The 2023 Regional MSK Master Class, hosted at the Medical College of Wisconsin, has concluded. Thank you to all faculty and attendees for a fantastic course.



Learning Outcomes

  • Discuss high-risk fracture patterns, advantages of mechanical augmentation, new implants in spine augmentation, and potential complications and mitigation strategies of MSK interventions.
  • Discuss indications for radiofrequency ablation in the spine, indications for cryoablation in the spine, thermoprotective techniques of spine ablation.
  • Discuss common indications for percutaneous biopsy, different ablation techniques relevant to the bones and soft tissues, adjunctive block and neurolysis techniques.
  • Discuss indications and technical considerations for mechanical and traditional augmentation vs. vertebroplasty in the spine, and complications associated with all augmentation techniques.
  • Apply knowledge gained in hands-on lab setting.