- Alexandra E. Page, MD, and Kelli Allen, PhD, named co-chairs of the USBJI Chronic Osteoarthritis Management Initiative.
- Recipients of the 2015 American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) James A. Rand Young Investigator's Award: Yale A. Fillingham, MD; Craig J. Della Valle, MD; Erdan Kayupov, MS; Darren Plummer, MD; Mario Moric, MS; and Tad L. Gerlinger, MD.
- Recipients of the 2015 AAHKS Lawrence D. Dorr Surgical Techniques & Technologies Award: Ran Schwarzkopf, MD, MSc, and Mahta Baghoolizadeh, BS.
- Recipients of the 2015 AAHKS Clinical Research Award: Rajesh K. Jain, MD, MPH; Scott D. Schoifet, MD, FACS; Manny D. Porat, MD; Gregory G. Klingenstein, MD; Jeremy J. Reid, MD; and Robert E. Post, MD.
- Frank J. Eismont, MD, recipient of the 2015 North American Spine Society (NASS) Leon Wiltse Award.
- David A. Wong, MD, MSc, FRCS, recipient of the 2015 NASS Past President Award.
- Jeffrey J. Wise, MD, recipient of the 2015 NASS Spine Advocacy Award.