January 2001 AAOS Report
AOA seeks fellowship applicants
The American Orthopaedic Association seeks applications from orthopaedists for fellowship consideration. The 2001 AOA-Zimmer Travel Awards are open to orthopaedic residents in the United States. Manuscripts in the JBJS format must be an original work in which the resident participated. One resident winner will be selected from each of six regions. The deadline for applications is Feb. 9, 2001. For more information, contact Gary E. Friedlaender, MD, chair. The Austrian, Swiss, German Traveling Fellowship is open to orthopaedists between the ages of 40 and 46 as of Dec. 1, 2001. For more information, contact Andrew R. Burgess, MD, chair, (847) 318-7353. The deadline for entries is April 1, 2001. Inquiries on both of these fellowships can be sent to the American Orthopaedic Association, 6300 N. River Road, Suite 505, Rosemont, Ill. 60018-4263, or visit the website, www.aoassn.org.