October 1997 AAOS Report
Spine, resident awards offered
The North American Spine Society (NASS) is offering three research
awards for unpublished scientific papers on spine-related topics.
Award recipients will be invited to present their winning papers
at the NASS annual meeting, Oct. 28-31, 1998, in San Francisco.
March 12, 1998 is the deadline to submit award applications. For
more information, contact the NASS office at (847) 698-1630 .
. . Orthopaedic residents in California are invited to submit
scientific papers for consideration in its "1998 Resident
Paper Contest." Three awards, each worth $1,000, will be
given during the California Orthopaedic Association's (COA) annual
meeting, May 15-17, 1998, in Lake Tahoe, Nev. Papers must be submitted
by Jan. 15, 1998 to William A. McGann, MD, program chairman,
COA, 5380 Elvas Ave., Suite 221, Sacramento, Calif. 95819, (916)