Thomas Einhorn, MD, has received the Orthopaedic Research Society/Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation's Distinguished Investigator Award, according to an AAOS Now report.
Here are seven spine surgeon responses to the question: Where should spine surgeons focus their research efforts in the future?
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The Osteoarthritis Summit was recently held in New York City and hosted by Hospital for Special Surgery to build a consensus about advancing treatments and preventative strategies for osteoarthritis, according to a Bradenton Herald news report.
Lynn Snyder-Mackler, professor of physical therapy at the University of Delaware, has received the Method to Extend Research in Time Award from the National Institutes of Health for her work on evidence-based approaches to the rehabilitation of knee injuries.
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209 Spine Surgeons & Specialists to Know

Here are 209 spine surgeons and specialists to know. This list was devised by the Becker's Healthcare editorial team.
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The Defense Department's U.S. Army Medical Research and Material Command has awarded Michael McCrea, PhD, director of brain injury research at Medical College of Wisconsin, $1.9 million over the next three years to study concussions among military personnel, according to a Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel report.
Here are 10 spine surgeons and specialists who have a focus on research and development in spinal biologics.
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In December 2011, the Consolidated Appropriations Act of Fiscal Year 2012 was signed into law, which h includes $30 million in orthopedic research funding for the Department of Defense peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program, according to an AAOS Now report.
Dr. Brian ColeThere are several exciting research projects going on right now in sports medicine. Brian Cole, MD, head of the Cartilage Restoration Center at Rush in Chicago and team physician for the Chicago Bulls and co-team physician for the Chicago White Sox, discusses the different research projects currently engaging his team.
The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment has awarded more than $845,000 for new research in sports-related concussions and head injuries, according to an organization news release.
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