May 1999 AAOS Report
Names in the news
Randall T. Loder, MD, has been named chief of staff at Shriners Hospitals for Children-Twin Cities, Minneapolis . . . Michelle Andrews, MD, was named to the Board of Trustees of the Women's Sports Foundation . . . The Massachusetts Orthopaedic Association elected William B. Ericson Jr., MD, president; B. Hoagland Rosania, MD, vice president; and Donald H. Hangen, MD, secretary/treasurer . . . New officers of the Association for the Rational Treatment of Fractures are James P. Waddell, MD, president; Peter A.W. Ostermann, MD, president-elect; Jeffrey P. Hallet, FRCS, secretary/treasurer; Sergio Villaverde, MD, member-at-large; and Augusto Sarmiento, MD, past president . . . The Knee Society elected Kenneth A. Krackow, MD, president; Thomas S. Thornhill, MD, first vice president; Clifford W. Colwell Jr., MD, second vice president; Robert E. Booth, MD, third vice president; Gerard A. Engh, MD, treasurer; Russell E. Windsor, MD, secretary; William L. Healy, MD, education committee chairman; and Michael A. Kelly, MD, and Alfred Tria Jr., MD, members-at-large . . . The Cervical Spine Research Society elected Harry N. Herkowitz, MD, president; Christopher G. Ullrich, MD, president-elect; Nancy Epstein, MD, vice president; Edward N. Hanley Jr., MD, secretary; and Paul Anderson, MD, treasurer.