Chicago-based Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush announced
the future appointment of its own Joshua Jacobs, MD, orthopedic surgeon, as president of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Dr. Jacobs specializes in hip and knee reconstruction and is chairman of the department of orthopedic surgery at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Jacobs had served as chair of the Council on Research, Quality Assessment and Technology of the AAOS, past president of the Orthopaedic Research Society and past president of the United States Bone and Joint Decade.
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