More than 130 orthopaedic surgeons gathered at the Society's 2013 Annual Meeting held on May 10, 2013 at the Farmington Marriott in Farmington, CT. The Society's guest speaker and 2013 honorary member, Senator John Barrasso, MD (Wyoming) encouraged his orthopaedic colleagues to take an active and vocal role in the political process, especially on matters related to the profession and care of patients. Senator Barrasso was also a recipient of an honorary membership from the Society for his long and recognized career in both medicine and public service. During 24 years as an orthopedic surgeon in Casper, Barrasso served as President of the Wyoming Medical Society and was named Wyoming Physician of the Year. He also served as medical director of the Wyoming Health Fairs, bringing low-cost health screening exams to people all around the Cowboy State and he has also hosted Wyoming's efforts on the Jerry Lewis Labor Day Telethon.
The COS hosted invited speakers Lyle Micheli, MD; Joshua Jacobs, MD; Christopher Ahmad, MD; Anil Ranawat, MD; and Darren Johnson, MD provided attendees with a variety of clinical updates on orthopaedic care and treatment.
Senator John Barrasso (Wyoming) is joined by members of the CT Orthopaedic Society.
From left to right, Robert Green, MD; Michael Connair, MD; 2013 Ortho of the Year Frank Gerratana, MD; Senator Barrasso, COS Program Chairman Michael Kaplan, MD; AAOS President Joshua Jacobs, MD, Michael Marks, MD, MBA and William Cimino, MD.
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