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AAOS Now

Published 7/1/2010

Pat on the back...

  • Alvin H. Crawford, MD, recipient of the 2009 Trumpet Award, given by the Trumpet Awards Foundation to herald the accomplishments of black Americans who have succeeded against all odds.
  • Jeanne L. DelSignore, MD, for her heroic efforts to rescue a drowning man.
  • Thomas L. Erickson, MD, named Casa Grande Regional Medical Center’s (Arizona) Physician of the Year.
  • Onaly Kapasi, MD, recipient of the 2009 Distinguished Humanitarian Service Award from the Indian Medical Association of New England.
  • Amanda D. Marshall, MD, recipient of the 2009 Alexandra Kirkley, MD, Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society (RJOS) Academic Traveling Fellowship.
  • Glenn B. Pfeffer, MD, the new president of the California Orthopaedic Association.
  • Hardy Singh, MD, who recently joined Orthopaedic Specialists of North Carolina (OSNC).
  • Stuart L. Weinstein, MD, recipient of the 2010 Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) Distinguished Achievement Award.
  • Members of the POSNA 2010–2011 Board of Directors: James W. Roach, MD, president; Peter M. Waters, MD, president-elect; Peter M. Newton, MD, vice president; Kenneth J. Noonan, MD, secretary; Frances A. Farley, MD, treasurer; Todd A. Milbrandt, MD; Henry G. Chambers, MD; Richard M. Schwend, MD; Benjamin Alman, MD; and Jennifer M. Weiss, MD, members-at-large; Gregory A. Mencio, MD, education council chair; Randall T. Loder, MD, communications council chair; Matthew B. Dobbs, MD, research council chair; Howard R. Epps, MD, health care delivery council; Matthew J. Bueche, MD, historian; John P. Dormans, MD, and B. Stephens Richards III, MD, past presidents.