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Published 11/1/2012

Pat on the Back

  • Richard Iorio, MD, appointed the William and Susan Jaffe professor of orthopaedic surgery and chief, division of adult reconstructive surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center.
  • E. Anthony Rankin, MD, appointed to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Disease Advisory Council.
  • Anthony S. Rinella, MD, recipient of the Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Walter P. Blount Humanitarian Award.
  • Aubrey L. Smith, MD, elected to the Texas Medical Association’s Council on Practice Management Services.
  • Peter J. Stern, MD, recipient of the American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) 2012 Distinguished Clinician Educator Award.
  • Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD, named editor of JBJS Case Connector.
  • Vernon T. Tolo, MD, and Robert B. Winter, MD, recipients of SRS Lifetime Achievement Awards.
  • Stuart L. Weinstein, MD, recipient of the AOA 2012 Distinguished Contributions to Orthopaedics Award.