December 2001 AAOS Report

Aging patient focus of breakfast meeting

The Academy's Committee on Aging invites those with an interest in the musculoskeletal care of the aging patient to a breakfast meeting on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2002, 6:30 to 8 a.m. at the Dallas Convention Center, Room 410. The focus will be on aging and ethnicity, with a presentation on how different ethnic groups are affected by various musculoskeletal conditions and the differing cultural aspects of patient treatment. An update on committee activities will also be presented. Learn more about this growing and significant patient population. There is no charge for the breakfast, which is being funded by a grant from the American Geriatrics Society. To register, contact Donna Siwek, at (800) 346-2267, ext. 4136 or by e-mail,

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