School of Medicine

Department of Orthopaedics

Applauding 2020 AAP Section on Orthopaedics Award Winners

Remembering Dr. John Roberts

Please join Dr Theodore Ganley (Chair), Dr Yi-Meng Yen (Program Chair), Dr Rachel Goldstein (Abstract Chair), and the entire AAP Section on Orthopaedics leadership in congratulating the Section's 2020 POSNA Young Investigator Awards - supported by a grant from the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America:


Upper Extremity Category

“Non-Accidental Trauma in Pediatric Elbow Fractures—Beware of Non-Ambulatory Elbow Fractures” 

Presenter: Vaibhav Tadepalli

$600 plus certificate


QSVI/Infection/Tumor Category

“Rate of Concomitant Cellulitis and Osteoarticular Infections in a Pediatric Population”

Presenter: Claire Ryan

$600 plus certificate


Hip & Sports Category

“Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip: Quantifying if Patients Read, Understand, and Act on Online Resources?”

Presenter: Holly Conger

$600 plus certificate


Lower Extremity Category

“Comparison of Long vs. Short Leg Casts for Distal Third Tibial Shaft Fractures in Children”

Presenter: Scott Barnett

$600 plus certificate


Spine Category

“Platelet Dysfunction in Major Pediatric Scoliosis Surgery: A Cause of Common Surgical Bleeding Phenotypes”

Presenter: Lydia McKeithan

$600 plus certificate

Department of Orthopaedics