2016 Canadian Orthopaedic Association (COA) Annual Meeting

by Michaela Boutilier / 19 June 2016 / No Comments

In June, 2016, Dr. Wong was invited to speak at the Canadian Orthopaedic Association (COA) Annual Meeting, in Quebec City, Quebec. During the conference, Dr. Wong gave three presentations focused on rotator cuff repair and surgical procedures for treatment of shoulder instability. Additionally, he displayed two poster presentations (presented by Sub-Investigators listed below), and was presented with the Canadian Orthopaedic Research Legacy (CORL) award. Full titles are listed below.



  • Canadian Orthopaedic Research Legacy (CORL) award for Dr. Wong’s research proposal entitled “The Arthroscopic Treatment of Recurrent Anterior Shoulder Instability: A Randomized Controlled Trial“.

Podium Presentations:

  • Arthroscopic Treatment for Shoulder Instability with Glenoid Bone Loss Using Distal Tibia Allograft Augmentation – Short Term Results
  • Arthroscopic Anatomic Glenoid Reconstruction for Shoulder Instability with Bone Loss
  • BST-CarGel for Cartilage Regeneration

Poster Presentations:

  • Treatment of Large/Massive Rotator Cuff Tears Using Human Dermal Allograft (GraftJacket): Short Term Results – Presented by Dr. Benjamin Smith (Sub-Investigator and Orthopaedic Surgeon)
  • Arthroscopic Anatomic Glenoid Reconstruction: Analysis of the Learning Curve – Presented by Dr. Iustin Moga (Sub-Investigator and Dalhousie University Orthopaedic Resident)


Dr. Iustin Moga


Dr. Benjamin Smith


Dr. Wong accepting the Canadian Orthopaedic Research Legacy (CORL) award


Dr. Wong presenting at the 2016 COA Annual Meeting