Robert C. Schenck, MD, has been selected for the 1998 Japanese Orthopaedic Association Traveling Fellowship . . . Joseph D. Zuckerman, MD, has been appointed chairman of the newly created New York University Medical Center-Hospital for Joint Diseases department of orthopaedic surgery . . . Tibor T. Glant, MD, PhD, DMSc, has been named the inaugural holder of the Jorge O. Galante, MD, chair of orthopaedic surgery at Rush University, Chicago . . . Dale R. Sumner Jr., PhD, has been named chairman of the department of anatomy at Rush University, Chicago . . . New officers of the Georgia Orthopaedic Society are Carl F. Fackler, MD, president; Frank B. Kelly, MD, president-elect; and Charles N. Hubbard, MD, secretary-treasurer.