December 1999 AAOS Report
Meetings in Egypt, Taiwan planned
The Academy's International Committee is collaborating with the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association (EOA) and the Joint Reconstructive Society of the Republic of China, Orthopaedic Association of the Republic of China and the Chinese Speaking Orthopaedic Society, to conduct two educational programs in April 2000. Ten Academy fellows will travel to Cairo, Egypt, to conduct the 2nd AAOS/EOA Comprehensive Orthopaedic Review Course, April 9-13, 2000. An inaugural program conducted in November 1997 was very successful. The Academy also will undertake its first educational program in Taiwan with a two-day total joint replacement symposium in Taipei on April 22-23, 2000. This program marks the Academy's first educational program offering in Southeast Asia. Six international courses will be held in 2000, including those in India, Romania, Argentina and Greece.