POSNA Annual Meeting

May 13 — May 15, 2005
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Chair Person:
Peter O. Newton, MD


May 13, 2005
DDH, A comprehensive review of the pathophysiology and treatment strategies for all ages
Chair Person:
Jon Davids, MD

2005 Recognition Awards

Distinguished Achievement Award

Robert Hensinger, MD

For his pioneering work as a pediatric orthopaedist and member of POSG. For his long-term and distinguished role as a member and President of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America. For his long-term commitment to teaching and clinical research. For his outstanding editorial work for the Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedic
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Presidential Guest Speaker

Dennis Wenger, MD

2005 Research Awards

Best Clinical Paper

Michael Vitale, MD, MPH; Mark Vitale, MPH; Bento Heyworth, BA; David Skaggs, MD; David Roye, MD; Carter Lipton, MD, MBA, MPH

Volume of Scoliosis Surgery Among Surgeons with Spine versus Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship Training in the States of New York and California

Best Scientific Paper

David Graham Little; Negin Amanat, BE

OP-1 and Zoledronic Acid Act Synergistically to Increase Bone Volume and Strength in a Rat Critical Defect Model

Best E-Poster

Shafique P. Pirani, FRCSC; David Hodges, FRCPN; Richard Brand, MD; William Morrison, MD; Sorin Siegler, PhD; Jayaram Udupa, PhD; Ignacio Ponseti, MD

Correction of Tarsal Deformities in Congenital Clubfoot with Ponseti Treatment: When & How Does it Occur - A 3D MRI Analysis

Best Poster

Dror Paley, MD, FRCSC

Superhip Procedure for Correction of Hip Deformities of Congenital Femoral Deficiencies