July 1999 AAOS Report
Societies announce meeting dates
The Academic Orthopaedic Society (AOS) will hold its annual meeting, Oct. 22-23, in Washington, D.C. The meeting includes a Saturday symposium on "Junior Faculty Development" as well as a presentation on "Evidence-Based Medicine" by presidential guest speaker Alf Nachemson, MD, PhD. For more information, contact the AOS office at (847) 698-1694 . . . The American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) will hold its annual meeting, Sept. 2-4, in Boston. Meeting highlights include scientific paper presentations, instructional courses and surgical skills demonstrations and commercial and scientific exhibits. To obtain registration information, contact the ASSH office at (847) 384-8300; fax, (847) 384-1435; or e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org.