December 2000 AAOS Report
AOA seeks fellowship applicants
The American Orthopaedic Association seeks applications from orthopaedists for fellowship consideration. The 2002 ASG Traveling Fellowship to Austria, Switzerland and Germany is open to American orthopaedists between the ages of 40 and 46. The deadline for applications is April 1, 2001. Contact Andrew R. Burgess, MD, chair, (847) 318-7353. The C. Howard Hatcher Pathology Fellowship, which supports fellowships that do not have existing funds available, seeks an individual who has completed an orthopaedic surgery residency program. For information, contact Frank J. Frassica, MD, chair, (847) 318-7353. The 2001 AOA-Zimmer Travel Awards are open to orthopaedic residents in the United States. Manuscripts in the JBJS format must be an original work in which the resident participated. One resident winner will be selected from each of six regions. For more information, contact Gary E. Friedlaender, MD, chair. Inquiries can be sent to the American Orthopaedic Association, 6300 N. River Road, Suite 505, Rosemont, Ill. 60018-4263, or visit the website, www.aoassn.org.