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Elevating Suturing Basics

Elevating Suturing Basics is a hands-on workshop series dedicated to improving the techniques and aesthetics of common surgical procedures expected of PAs in general surgery, emergency medicine, urgent care, and basic orthopedics.


Workshop Covers:

  • Suture placement techniques for various stitch types.
  • The rationale behind one technique versus another.
  • Circumstances in which more than one technique is necessary.
  • The tools and surgical devices for optimal wound closure.

Upcoming Workshops

Please check back soon for additional dates/locations.

This activity has been reviewed by the AAPA Review Panel and is compliant with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 4 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. Approval is valid from 3/23/2024 to 11/30/2024. AAPA reference number: CME-2011159.