TITLE

Society News

PUB. DATE
August 2012
SOURCE
AAOS Now;Aug2012, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to orthopaedics industry in the U.S. The Hip Society Rothman-Ranwat Traveling Fellowship announces the availability of four positions for orthopaedic surgeons. The Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons (ABJS) seeks submission of nominees for the Urist and Andry Awards. The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) team member course for orthopaedics is scheduled to be held in Dallas, Texas on November 2, 2012.
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78851967

 

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