Monthly Archives: October 2013
William Mook, MD Awarded at 33rd Annual Oscar Miller Day Symposium
On Friday, October 25, 2013, Dr. William Mook was named recipient of Basil M. Boyd, MD Memorial Resident Outstanding Paper Award at the 33rd Annual Oscar Miller Day Symposium.
There were thirteen (13) resident abstract submissions…three (3) papers were chosen for presentation at the meeting.
Of note, Adam Caputo was last year’s recipient and Matt Chapman won the Outstanding Paper Award for the N.C. Spine Society Meeting.
Great work by our team!
2013 AOA North American Traveling Fellows Visit Duke
The 2013 AOA North American Traveling Fellows visited Duke Wednesday and Thursday October 23-24. Their first day’s itinerary included accommodations at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club, a golf outing with Orthopaedic faculty and residents, and a dinner hosted by the department’s faculty, fellows, and chief residents. The following day began with faculty observations in the O.R. led by Drs. Mather, Taylor, and Zura. The last afternoon of the traveling fellows’ visit was held in the amphitheater at Duke South where the fellows, Orthopaedic faculty and Chairman presented a number of topics including Treatment of Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head by Free Vascularized Fibular Graft in 3500 patients (James R. Urbaniak, MD), Surviving the Transition from Volume to Value (Richard C. Mather, M.D.), and Assessing and Improving Physical Performance and Function Following Total Ankle Replacement (Robin M. Queen, PhD).
The 2013 AOA North American Traveling Fellows are comprised of:
- John Grant, MD – Saint John Regional Hospital
- Carolyn Hettrich, MD, MPH – University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
- Sanjeev Kakar, MD, MRCS – Mayo Clinic
- Eric Strauss, MD – NYU Hospital For Joint Diseases
- Daniel J. Stinner, MD – Vanderbilt Medical Center
2013-2014 Welcome Party at the Museum of Life Sciences
Orthopaedics Grand Rounds October 16, 2013
Orthopaedic Friday Night Clinic Featured on WNCN (NBC17)
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Orthopaedics Grand Rounds October 23, 2013
Orthopaedics Wins 1st Place in 3rd Annual Clinical Science Day Poster Competition
On behalf of Duke Orthopaedics, congratulations to Jonathan A. Godin, MD, MBA, Jonathan C. Riboh, MD, Dean C. Taylor, MD, and Richard C. Mather, MD for their first place win in the Clinical Science Day Poster Competetion. Their win was announced by Dean Andrews at 1:15 p.m. today.
Dr. Will Eward Featured as Tar Heel of the Week
The Raleigh News & Observer featured Dr. Will Eward as their Tar Heel of the Week in the paper’s October 11, 2013 printing. To read the full article on Dr. Eward featuring his unique veterinarian and physician background, please visit the N&O’s site: Doctor’s focus encompasses canines and humans