- Mark A. Reiley, MD, awarded the 2008 Phoenix Lifetime Achievement Award in Medicine. He is the first orthopedist to win this award, which recognizes the career of those whose dedicated efforts have led a company—or companies—to a preeminent position in the medical device and diagnostic industry.
- Anthony A. Scaduto, MD, appointed the Lowman Professor of Pediatric Orthopaedics and Los Angeles Orthopaedic Hospital’s chief of pediatric orthopaedics
- Richard E. Bowen, MD, new director of residency education at Los Angeles Orthopaedic Hospital Medical Center
- Daryll C. Dykes, MD, PhD; James D. Heckman, MD, (vice chair, research grants); and Shepard R. Hurwitz, MD, and David G. Lewallen, MD, newly elected members of the board of directors for the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF). They join William P. Cooney III, MD, chair; Ramon L. Jimenez, MD, vice chair, development; S. Terry Canale, MD, chair-elect and vice chair, corporate relations; Mr. H. Michael Immel, treasurer and vice chair, national board; Regis J. O’Keefe MD, secretary; Charles A. Rockwood Jr., MD, past chair; and Thomas A. Einhorn, MD, and Jo A. Hannafin, MD, PhD, trustees.