June 1999 AAOS Report
Societies announce meeting dates
The Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) will sponsor the "Sixth International Meeting on Advanced Spine Techniques," July 8-10, in Vancouver, British Columbia. The course includes didactic presentations, cadaveric demonstrations, panel discussions, papers and posters on current research, workshops and roundtable case discussions. For registration information, contact MCJ Consulting, 145 Town and Country Dr., Suite 106, Danville, Calif. 94526, (925) 552-5880 . . . The American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) will hold its "1999 Comprehensive Review Course in Hand Surgery," Aug. 6-8, in Dallas. To receive registration materials, contact the ASSH office at (847) 384-8300 . . . The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) will hold its ninth annual fall meeting, Nov. 12-14, in Dallas. In addition to video surgical skills demonstrations and paper presentations, the meeting will include the "Ask the Expert" problem case study and "Coding for Reimbursement Success" sessions. Contact the AAHKS office at (847) 698-1693 for meeting information.