Published 7/1/2009

Pat on the back. . .

  1. Officers and directors (2009–2010) of the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA): Richard K.N. Ryu, MD, president; Felix H. Savoie III, MD, first vice president; Richard L. Angelo, MD, second vice president; John C. Richmond, MD, secretary; Robert E. Hunter, MD, treasurer; Jack M. Bert, MD, immediate past president; David A. McGuire, MD, past president; and directors William R. Beach, MD; Robert T. Burks, MD; Peter R. Kurzweil, MD; Frank A. Pettrone, MD; Scott E. Powell, MD; and Nicholas A. Sgaglione, MD.
  2. Officers and directors (2009-2010) of the Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons (ABJS): Christopher P. Beauchamp, MD, president; John H. Healey, MD, first
  3. vice president; Mary I. O’Connor, MD, second vice president; Marlene DeMaio, MD, secretary; Charles L. Saltzman, MD, treasurer; Bert J. Thomas, MD, immediate past president; Randall E. Marcus, MD, past president; Robert S. Derkash, MD, historian; Guy T. Vise Jr., MD, chair of the CORR board of trustees; Michael J. Grecula, MD, member-at-large; David G. Lewallen, MD, editor’s representative, and Richard A. Brand, MD, editor-in-chief (ex-officio).
  4. Officers and directors (2009–2010) of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA): John P. Dormans, MD, president; James W. Roach, MD, president-elect; Peter M. Waters, MD, vice president; David L. Skaggs, MD, secretary; Peter O. Newton, MD, treasurer; Frances A. Farley, MD, treasurer-elect; Paul D. Sponseller, MD; Scott J. Luhmann, MD; Todd A. Milbrandt, MD; Henry G. Chambers, MD; Richard M. Schwend, MD, members at large; Matthew J. Bueche, MD; historian; James G. Wright, MD, research council chair; Howard R. Epps, MD, health care delivery council chair; Randall T. Loder, MD, communications council chair; Gregory A. Mencio, MD, education council chair; B. Stephens Richards III, MD, and R. Baxter Willis, MD, past presidents; John (Jack) M. Flynn, MD, International Pediatric Orthopaedic Societies representative; William L. Hennrikus Jr., MD, American Academy of Pediatrics representative.
  5. LCDR Matthew T. Provencher, MD, MC, USN, for winning the Navy-wide Academic Research Competition for his paper on “Circumferential lesions of the glenoid labrum: A multicenter study from the Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons Research Collaborative.” His coauthors included LtCol John M. Tokish, MD; Maj Colleen McBratney, MD; CDR Daniel J. Solomon, MD; LCDR Christopher Dewing; and LT Lance E. LeClere, MD.