American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Advocacy, Education, Research


FDA Commissioner Hamburg to Step Down

One of the longest-serving FDA commissioners, Margaret Hamburg, MD, is stepping down after nearly six years on the job. She told Reuters that “her decision was prompted by the heavy demands of the job and the sheer length of time she has held the position.” Dr. Hamburg oversaw public health initiatives from tobacco control to drug and device… Read More

AAHKS Meets with Corporate Partner Zimmer

AAHKS Executive Director Mike Zarski, Director of Meetings and Education, Eileen Lusk, and Manager of Corporate Relations, Jean Furlan travelled to Zimmer Inc. in Warsaw, Indiana to meet with George Schwenk, Manager, Convention Services, Jessica Barger, Sr. Specialist, Conventions, Deborah Allen, Manager, Zimmer Institute Events and Tabatha McDonald, Manager, Grants Office. Discussions included confirmation of their commitment to… Read More