April 2002 AAOS Report
Specialty Societies meetings scheduled
The Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) will conduct a one-day course, "Orthopaedic Management of Cerebral Palsy: What's New, What's Controversial" on Thursday, May 2, 2002, at the Grand America Hotel in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City. Those attending this continuing medical education activity will receive up to 8.5 credit hours in Category 1. The POSNA annual meeting will follow May 3-5. For further information and registration forms, visit the POSNA web page at www.posna.org . . . The BONES Society will hold its 33rd annual conference in Milwaukee from June 9 to 12, 2002. For more information, visit the BONES web site, www.bonessociety.org, or call (800) 247-9699 . . . The Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (MSTS) will hold its 2002 annual meeting from April 25 to 27 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Toronto. Visit the MSTS web site at msts.org for more information, or call (847) 412-1780 . . . The Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Society (LLRS): ASAMI-North America will hold its 12th Annual Scientific Meeting in Irving, Texas on Monday and Tuesday, June 10 and 11, 2002. LLRS will also conduct "Essentials of Limb Lengthening, Reconstruction, and External Fixation" from June 7 to 9. Visit www.asaminorthamerica.org, or contact Karen Syzdek at email@example.com or by phone, (512) 301-7328.