AAOS Now, August 2022
RJOS President Mary K. Mulcahey, MD: ‘Be Intentional, Be Visible, and Be Fierce’
Editor’s note: The following article is an abbreviated version of the speech Mary K. Mulcahey, MD, FAAOS, FAOA, the current president of the Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society (RJOS), presented at the RJOS Annual Meeting on March 22 in Chicago.
Orthopaedic Surgeons Tasked with Addressing Sexism
During the President’s Forum on Ethics, Bullying, and Harassment, which took place at the AAOS 2022 Annual Meeting, presenter Casey Jo Humbyrd, MD, FAAOS, director of the program in surgical ethics at the University of Pennsylvania, began her presentation on ethics with a personal anecdote.
Webinar Addresses Diversity in Global Orthopaedics
Earlier this year, AAOS and the International Orthopaedic Diversity Alliance (IODA) cosponsored a webinar titled “Creating a Global Orthopaedic Culture in Which Everyone Can Thrive” to call attention to the need for diversity, equity, and inclusion in orthopaedics.