Dr. D'Ambrosia was elected president of the Academy and American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Association) - the 501(c)(6) parallel-membership organization. He is joined by S. Terry Canale, MD, first vice president and Richard H. Gelberman, MD, second vice president. Stuart A. Hirsch, MD, was reelected treasurer and William J. Robb III, MD, secretary. Named as members-at-large are Joseph P. Iannotti, MD, and Ramon L. Jimenez, MD. The Board of Directors also includes past presidents James D. Heckman, MD, and Douglas W. Jackson, MD, and members-at-large Thomas P. Schmalzried, MD, and William A. Sims, MD. Other board members are Edward A. Toriello, MD, chairman, Board of Councilors; John R. Tongue, MD, chairman-elect of the Board of Councilors; David A. Halsey, MD, secretary, Board of Councilors; Vernon T. Tolo, MD, chairman, Council of Musculoskeletal Specialty Societies (COMSS); and Richard B. Welch, MD, chairman-elect, COMSS. William W. Tipton Jr., MD, AAOS executive vice president, is ex-officio.