Section on Orthopaedics
Celebrating the 40th Anniversary (1976-2016) of SOOr
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

2015-16


Norman Y Otsuka, MD FAAP
Chairperson
New York, NY

Joshua M Abzug, MD FAAP
Timonium, MD

Theodore Ganley, MD FAAP
Philadelphia, PA

Martin Herman, MD FAAP
Philadelphia, PA

Joshua E Hyman, MD FAAP
New York, NY

Lee Segal, MD FAAP
Fayetteville, NY

Brian A Shaw, MD FAAOS FAAP
Colorado Springs, CO

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

Subcommittees

Lee Segal, MD FAAP
CME/Education Chairperson

Joshua M Abzug, MD FAAP
QSVI Chairperson

Martin Herman, MD FAAP
Development Chairperson &
eBulletin Managing Editor


Brian Shaw, MD FAAP
Policy and Publications
Chairperson


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


Yi-Meng Yen, MD FAAP
Abstract Chairperson

Theodore J Ganley, MD FAAP
Program Chairperson

William Hennrikus, MD FAAP
NCE Planning Group
Representative


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


EVENTS

NCE logo Save the Date!
National Conference & Exhibition
October 22-23, 2016 -- San Francisco, CA

2016 SOOr NCE Program Overview
Download program schedule
pdf

Travel Grants to the NCE 2016
Read the announcement Deadline to apply: August 1, 2016!
pdf

2015 Young Investigators in Training Abstract Awards
Read the announcement of the 2015 winners and their complete research abstracts!
pdf

2015 Distinguished Service Award
Read the announcement and the Section Executive Committee's praise of 2015 winner Dr John Sarwark. pdf

2015 SOOr Academic and Scientific Program
Download program schedule pdf

OR

Peruse the
SOOr Pocket Program online with October 2015 program schedule and complete abstracts in the NEW flip book format!
Take a look ...


RECENT POLICY STATEMENTS & REPORTS

Endorsement
Joint Position Statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, and the Scoliosis Research Society on “Screening for the Early Detection of Idiopathic Scoliosis in Adolescents”
Position Statement

Barlow-Ortolani Video
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

Global Outreach logo

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.


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

2015 Awardees Announcement!

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