February 2002 AAOS Report
AOA is seeking fellowship applicants
The American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) is seeking applications from orthopaedists for fellowship consideration. The Austrian, Swiss, German (ASG) Traveling Fellowship is now inviting applications from American orthopaedic surgeons to be considered for the 2004 ASG Traveling Fellowship to Austria, Switzerland and Germany. The tour is open to orthopaedic surgeons who will be between 40 and 46 years of age as of Dec. 31, 2003. The Japanese Orthopaedic Association (JOA) Traveling Fellowship of the AOA is now inviting applications from interested American orthopaedic surgeons. Applicants must be less than 40 years old as of Dec. 31, 2003, must be certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and must be U.S. citizens. For information and applications for these two fellowships, contact Stuart L. Weinstein, MD, chair, (847) 318-7330 for the ASG Traveling Fellowship, and William L. Healy, MD, chair, for the JOA Fellowship. Inquiries about fellowships can also be sent to the AOA, 6300 N. River Road, Suite 505, Rosemont, Ill. 60018-4263, or visit www.aoassn.org.