On a weekly basis, the University of Virginia Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers several educational sessions, including:
-Fracture conference. Each Monday, the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery hosts a faculty-led fracture conference that includes numerous case studies on injuries assessed by department physicians during the previous week.
-Core curriculum. On Tuesdays, faculty host a conference on a specific orthopaedic topic as part of the core curriculum.
-Grand Rounds. On Wednesdays, the department hosts Grand Rounds sessions, which include presentations from visitor professors, faculty lectures, and Quality Assurance Conferences.
-Service-specific meetings. Each Thursday, the department meets for small-group discussions on topics from each service offered by the department.
-Basic science and anatomy. On Fridays, the department holds sessions on musculoskeletal anatomy and physiology.