Navigation Links
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Appoints Peter Mandell, MD, Chair of the Council on Advocacy
Date:2/27/2009

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Peter J. Mandell, M.D. was named Chair of the Council on Advocacy at the 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) (http://www.aaos.org/). Dr. Mandell has served as past president of the California Orthopaedic Association and currently chairs its Workers' Compensation Committee.

"I am looking forward to the opportunities and challenges that this new position as Advocacy Council Chair will bring," said Dr. Mandell. "I am thankful to my predecessor, Dr. David A. Halsey, for all his hard work over the last six years in elevating the Council on Advocacy to its present prominence within the orthopaedic community," stated Dr. Mandell.

"Under Dr. Halsey's leadership, the Association has reached a new level of orthopaedic advocacy. I look forward to continuing his vision of ensuring that AAOS priorities are heard and addressed in the 111th Congress and in state capitols around the country, particularly on the issues of Medicare, Medicaid and comprehensive health care reform. It is also important to educate the Association fellowship on each of our advocacy related successes throughout the year," said Dr. Mandell.

Dr. Mandell was born and raised on the San Francisco peninsula. He has practiced orthopaedic surgery there for over 33 years. He is currently assistant clinical professor of orthopaedic surgery at University of California, San Francisco. He graduated from Yale University, and attended medical school at the University of California, San Francisco. He completed a first year general surgery residency at Kaiser Foundation Hospital in Oakland, California and the remainder of his orthopaedic surgery residency at the San Francisco Orthopaedic Residency Training Program. He has continuing inter
'/>"/>

SOURCE American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Many Older Americans Have Active Sex Lives
2. Despite grumbling, most Americans say they are happy at work
3. Record Number of Americans Lack Health Insurance
4. Longaberger Expands Horizon of Hope Campaign to Build Support for American Cancer Societys Breast Cancer Initiatives
5. AUDIO from Medialink and Pfizer: Number of Uninsured Americans Grows to 47 Million
6. New Survey Shows Americans are Still Concerned About Food Safety, Yet Still Not Smart About What They Like to Eat
7. Novo Nordisk Appoints New Leader of North American Business
8. Amid Improving Life Expectancy Rates, Risk of Premature Death is Still Significant for Americans, New Study Shows
9. Primary biliary cirrhosis more severe in African-American and Hispanic patients
10. AOA President Calls on Congress to Reauthorize SCHIP and Take Action to Ensure Health Care Coverage for All Americans
11. American Chemical Societys Weekly Presspac -- Sept. 5, 2007
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/27/2015)... 27, 2015 With support from Google, the ... at MoMath, a new collaboration offering Title I schools in ... museum in North America on ten days over the next ... 6-8 from seven schools in the Bronx and Queens will ... , MoMath strives to fulfill the incredible demand for hands-on ...
(Date:2/27/2015)... (PRWEB) February 27, 2015 Local lice removal ... rise, particularly in the areas of Pinecrest, Key Biscayne, Coral ... and frustrated as they attempt to isolate and eradicate the ... the common “selfie” photograph may be partly to blame. As ... the kind of head-to-head contact that can allow for the ...
(Date:2/27/2015)... February 27, 2015 The decision to relocate ... newer facilities and to make camp more accessible to campers ... for a Contact Football Camp. The fields are in premier ... the country,” states Mike de Surville, vice president of US ... comprised of experienced coaches with the passion to create a ...
(Date:2/27/2015)... The Radiology Business Management Association ... class of Fellows — one of the most highly ... , Since 2009, the RBMA Fellowship program has ... members to the Association and the profession. Fellow of ... Fellow candidate must meet a very high standard for ...
(Date:2/27/2015)... 2015 With Spring’s wet weather on the ... of their crawl spaces in mind. The latest article ... common FAQs regarding crawl space conditions and repairs. , ... owners that are confused as to how water is getting ... the most common ways is through cracks in the foundation, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:National Museum of Mathematics and Google Collaborate to Offer Cost-Free Field Trip Days for Title I Schools in NYC 2Health News:National Museum of Mathematics and Google Collaborate to Offer Cost-Free Field Trip Days for Title I Schools in NYC 3Health News:Parents frustrated as selfies continue to contribute to the spread of head lice in Miami according to the largest Lice Removal Service in Miami called Lice Troopers 2Health News:US Sports Camps Football Camps Announce New Contact Football Camp Northeast Location 2Health News:RBMA Issues Call for Fellowship Applicants 2Health News:Crawl Space FAQs are Answered in Clean Crawls Latest Article 2
... , WASHINGTON, July 24 Today the ... Mike Pence (R-Ind.) that would have prevented family planning funds ... to Planned Parenthood. The amendment was to be attached ... Planned Parenthood is the nation,s largest abortion organization, and ...
... , , , SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 24 The ... , Wendell Potter, former head of corporate communications for CIGNA health insurance , ... , , Where : , Hilton ... Level , 333 O,Farrell Street , San Francisco, CA 94102 , ...
... stigma barriers to prevention and treatment for this hard-hit group, ... new study finds that the high death rates from breast ... to cultural beliefs, not barriers such as poor access to ... ranks second on the list of cancer-related deaths in American ...
... central nervous system has long been considered impossible, French ... just developed a strategy that could promote neuronal regeneration ... published in the journal PLoS ONE . , ... voluntary motor activity through axonal re-growth has long been ...
... , Despite Rising Unemployment, the ... , , COSTA MESA, Calif., July ... USA continues to see job opportunities for qualified professionals in the ... rate is over 11%, Adecco USA currently has demand for 300 ...
... WASHINGTON, July 24 After reviewing scientific studies of the ... of Sciences has determined there is "limited or suggestive evidence" of ... to Agent Orange. , , "We ... conclusions," said John Rowan, National President of Vietnam Veterans of America ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:CIGNA Whistleblower Calls for More Heath Insurance Accountability in Heath Care Reform 2Health News:Culture May Help Raise Breast Cancer Death Rate for American Indians 2Health News:Neuronal survival and axonal regrowth obtained in vitro 2Health News:Wanted: Orange County, California Licensed Pharmacy Technicians 2Health News:Wanted: Orange County, California Licensed Pharmacy Technicians 3
(Date:2/26/2015)... WASHINGTON , Feb. 26, 2015 Legislation ... includes a pharmacy provision to help prevent inappropriate prescriptions ... The Protecting the Integrity of Medicare Act (PIMA) ... Subcommittee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Ranking ... the prescription drug abuse epidemic and implement the right ...
(Date:2/26/2015)... , Feb. 26, 2015 Research and Markets ... the "Radiation Therapy Equipment - Global Strategic Business ... This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Radiation Therapy ... Linear Accelerator, Treatment Planning Systems, and Radiation Therapy Simulator. ... Canada , Japan ...
(Date:2/26/2015)... 2015  Spring Bank Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a clinical-stage ... of virus infections, today announced that Jonathan ... President of Finance, a newly created role.  Mr. ... activities, including financial planning and reporting, accounting and ... Jensen , President and CEO. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:PCMA Statement on the 'Protecting the Integrity of Medicare Act' 2Radiation Therapy Equipment - Global Strategic Business Report 2015-2020: Linear Accelerator, Treatment Planning Systems, and Radiation Therapy Simulator 2Jonathan P. Freve, CPA, Joins Spring Bank Pharmaceuticals as Vice President of Finance 2
Selute Picotip Atrial-J steroid eluting passive fixation lead...
Unipolar Atrial "J" Lead...
VascoTip is a unipolar tined permanent pacing lead. Due to advanced technology, VascoTip 9/60 M is compatible to all pacemaker-cavities with the size of IS-1 (3.2 mm), 5 mm, 6 mm....
VascoTip is a unipolar tined permanent pacing lead. Due to advanced technology, VascoTip 9/60 M is compatible to all pacemaker-cavities with the size of IS-1 (3.2 mm), 5 mm, 6 mm....
Medicine Products: