American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

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‘News Releases’

FDA Issues MDUFA Statement

The FDA and representatives from the medical device industry and laboratory community have reached an agreement in principle on proposed recommendations for the fourth reauthorization of a medical device user fee agreement (MDUFA) program. Under the new draft agreement, the FDA would be authorized to collect $999.5 million in user fees plus adjustments for inflation over five years… Read More

Dr. McGrory Appointed Editor-in-Chief

AAHKS has announced the appointment of the founding Editor-in-Chief, AAHKS member Brian J. McGrory, MD, for the new medical journal, Arthroplasty Today. Dr. McGrory has editorial board experience with the American Journal of Orthopaedics, The Journal of Arthroplasty, Hospital Physician, and other peer-reviewed medical journals. Arthroplasty Today will serve as a venue for current topics related to joint… Read More

AAHKS Has Taken on a New Look

February 25, 2014 For Immediate Release Rosemont, IL – The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons’ (AAHKS) logo and brand identification have been transformed in a way that reflects a great deal more than graphic design. It signifies their rededication to innovation, collaboration and advancement in the face of unprecedented challenges to its members, their patients and… Read More

News Release

October 29, 2013 For Immediate Release AAHKS Names Zarski Executive Director Rosemont, Ill. – The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) has named Michael J. Zarski, JD, Executive Director. In making the announcement, Thomas K. Fehring, MD, President of the association stated, “After an extensive national search, we are very pleased to have found someone with… Read More