Section on Orthopaedics
The mission of the Section on Orthopaedics is to improve the health care of infants, children and adolescents by
providing educational forums for the discussion of problems and treatments related to orthopaedics in children.
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
2015


Norman Y Otsuka, MD FAAP
Chairperson
New York, NY

Theodore Ganley, MD FAAP
Philadelphia, PA

Martin Herman, MD FAAP
Philadelphia, PA

Joshua E Hyman, MD FAAP
New York, NY

Brian A Shaw, MD FAAOS FAAP
Colorado Springs, CO

Brian G Smith, MD FAAP
New Haven, CT

Richard M Schwend, MD FAAP
Immediate Past Chair
Kansas City, MO

Subcommittees

Yi-Meng Yen, MD FAAP
Abstract Chairperson

Theodore J Ganley, MD FAAP
Program Chairperson

William Henrikus, MD FAAP
NCE Planning Group
Representative


Benjamin D Martin,MD FAAP
Liaison to U.S. Bone & Joint
Initiative (USBJI)


Staff
S Niccole Alexander, MPP
Manager, Hospital and Surgical
Services
847/434-4799
nalexander@aap.org
RECENT EVENTS

AAP National Conference & Exhibition
October 2014 -- San Diego, California


2014 Young Investigators in Training Abstract Awards
(formerly Resident Research Awards)
Read the announcement of the 2014 winners and their complete research abstracts!
pdf

2014 Distinguished Service Award
Read the BIO and the Section Executive Committee's praise of 2014 winner Dr Behrooz Akbarnia pdf and access his PowerPoint presentation.

2014 Section on Orthopaedics Academic and Scientific Program
Download complete program pdf
Hard copies of pocket program available upon request to rtrailer@aap.org.


POLICY STATEMENTS

Barlow-Ortolani Video NEW!
The Barlow Maneuver is a physical examination performed on infants to screen for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH). This video is used in support of an AAP Clinical Report under development on DDH.
VIEW VIDEO
Used with permission from Brian Shaw, MD, FAAP

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention
The Section on Orthopaedics and the Council on Sports Medicine & Fitness published in the May 1, 2014, Volume 133, Issue 5 of Pediatrics this clinical report. Dr William Hennrikus represented the Section in this effort. The full report can be found on the official AAP Policy website at httpp://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/133/5/e1437.full.
See also SOOr News & Policy.



INTERNATIONAL OUTREACH

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If you're interested in providing musculoskeletal care to children in resource-poor regions of the world, this is your opportunity to apply for this new mentored scholarship program and receive an award of up to $1,500.
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MONUMENTAL
2015
National Conference & Exhibition
Washington, DC

Section on Orthopaedics
Scientific Program

Sat, Oct 24--Sun, Oct 25, 2015
DID YOU KNOW? ...

Members of the Council on Sports
Sports Medicine and Fitness
may
join the Section on Orthopaedics!


Click HERE for highlights flyer. pdf
Click HERE for membership
information.

Pediatric Injury Prevention pdf
Presentation by POSNA Trauma
& Prevention Committee
The attached presentation has not
been reviewed by the AAP and does
not represent Academy policy.

What is a Pediatric
Orthopaedic Surgeon?

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NEW! Section Newsletter
Winter 2015
For more information and for application materials
click HERE.


This program is offered through a generous grant
from K2M Corporation.
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