November 2003 AAOS Report
2004 Nominating Committee elected
The 2004 AAOS Nominating Committee will be S. Terry Canale, MD, chair; Jerome M. Cotler, MD; Robert N. Hensinger, MD; Joseph M. Lane, MD; Bernard F. Morrey, MD; Scott J. Mubarak, MD; and Andrew J. Weiland, MD. Richard D. Coutts, MD, was elected as an alternate member of the committee. The fellowship elected the six members of the committee, and the Board of Directors appointed Dr. Canale as chair. During the Association business meeting on March 12, 2004, the Nominating Committee will present a list of candidates for the positions of second vice-president, at-large members of the Board of Directors (one under age 45 and another age 45 or older at the time of election), a member of the National Membership Committee (Western region) and four nominees to serve on the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. The Nominating Committee is actively soliciting the views of the fellowship regarding individuals who might serve in these positions. Please submit your recommendations to the 2004 Nominating Committee by Dec. 31, 2003 to: S. Terry Canale, MD, chair, 2004 Nominating Committee, c/o AAOS Office of General Counsel, 6300 N. River Road, Rosemont, Ill. 60618-4202.