AAOS Now

Published 6/1/2013

Apply Now for the LFP

The Leadership Fellows Program (LFP) offers an exciting opportunity available to all AAOS Fellows who are age 45 and younger as of Jan. 31, 2014. LFP Fellows have the following opportunities:

  • Involvement in educational programs to enhance leadership skills
  • Insight into how the AAOS is organized and functions
  • Assignment to a personal mentor (a senior Academy leader)
  • Appointment to an AAOS committee upon graduation

The application for the Leadership Fellows Program is now available online (www.aaos.org/lfp). In addition to completing the online form, applicants must submit letters of support from two AAOS Fellows who have in-depth knowledge of the applicant’s practice and leadership skills.

This is a year-long commitment with six mandatory meetings throughout the year. Applicants should review the LFP schedule prior to completing the application to ensure their availability to attend all meetings. Additional optional activities will also be available. The deadline for applications is June 30, 2013. For inquiries, contact Kristen Erickson at (847) 384-4343, or email erickson@aaos.org