December 1996 AAOS Report

Fellows urged to attend two business meetings

Academy fellows are encouraged to attend the two Business Meetings during the Annual Meeting in San Francisco. The first business meeting will be Friday, Feb. 14 at 11:30 a.m., and will include reports from the Academy president Kenneth E. DeHaven, MD and treasurer James H. Herndon, MD. The meeting also will include a reading of the proposed resolutions and bylaws to be voted on by the fellowship at the second business meeting. The 1997 Nominating Committee will present its nominees for Academy leadership positions. Attendees at the meeting will be asked to vote on the proposed slate of nominees. The second business meeting will be Saturday, Feb. 15 at 11:45 a.m. The Bylaws Committee will present its report on each of the proposed amendments to the bylaws, and the Resolutions Committee will present its recommendation regarding each resolution under consideration. Fellows will vote on each committees' recommendations. Nominations for the 1998 Nominating Committee also will be accepted. Both meetings will be held in the Gateway Ballroom of the Moscone Convention Center. This month, the Academy will send a copy of the resolutions and bylaws to be voted on at the Annual Meeting to all active and emeritus fellows.

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