Meeting

POSNA Annual Meeting

May 3 — May 6, 2006
Location:
San Diego, CA
Chair Person:
John (Jack) M. Flynn, MD

Precourse

May 3, 2006
Theme:
Complications in Pediatric Orthopaedics
Chair Person:
David Skaggs, MD

2006 Recognition Awards

Distinguished Achievement Award

Ignacio V. Ponseti, MD

For his long-term work as an international orthopaedist. For his commitment to clinical and basic research in orthopaedics. For his tireless efforts to revolutionize the treatment of clubfoot in infants worldwide.

Presidential Guest Speaker

Michael Goldberg, MD

2006 Research Awards

Best Clinical Paper

Anthony A Stans, MD; Rudolph A Klassen, MD; Hamlet A Peterson, MD; William J Shaughnessy, MD

Excision of Partial Physeal Arrest Followed to Skeletal Maturity; A Report of 100 Cases

Best Scientific Paper

Harry Kim, MD, MSc, FRCSC; Stephanie Morgan-Bagley; Paul Kostenuik, PhD

RANKL Inhibition: A Novel Strategy to Decrease Femoral Head Deformity Following Ischemic Necrosis

Best E-Poster

Steven L Frick, MD; Nomaan Ashraf, MD; Martha Meyer; Ralph Meyer, PhD

Overgrowth after Mid-Femoral Fracture: Altered mRNA Expression in the Rat Physis

Best Poster

Vishwas Talwalkar, MD; Chester Tylkowski, MD; JoAnne Resig, MS; David Pienkowski, PhD; Christin Minter, MA

Three-Dimensional Shape Analysis in Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease