January 2000 AAOS Report
Volunteers sought as CME chairmen
The Academy's Educational Programming Committee is seeking volunteers to assume the role of continuing medical education course chairmen for its annual "Review and Update for Practicing Orthopaedic Surgeons" course held in 2001 and 2002. A two-year commitment is requested. There are two courses held each year in November and December. Academy members interested in assuming the role of course chairman for one of the "Review and Update for Practicing Orthopaedic Surgeons" courses must provide the committee with their experience in planning a continuing medical education course and reasons why they believe they are well-suited for the role as course chairman. Submissions must not be longer than two pages in length. The course chairman selections will be announced in May 2000. Submission deadline is Feb. 29. Members can review the current organization of the course on the AAOS web site at www.aaos.org in the "Medical Education" section under "Courses". Submissions can be sent to AAOS, Educational Programming Committee, 6300 N. River Rd., Rosemont, Ill., 60018.