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The 2009 ABC Traveling Fellowship
Eric Bohm, BEng, MD, MSc, FRCS(C)1; Kevin J. Bozic, MD, MBA2; Leesa M. Galatz, MD3; Mark Glazebrook, MD, PhD, FRCS(C)4; Rex Haydon, MD, PhD5; William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD6; John Sperling, MD, MBA7
1 University of Manitoba, Concordia Joint Replacement Group, 300 - 1155 Concordia Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R2K 2M9, Canada. E-mail address: ebohm@concordiahospital.mb.ca
2 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue MU-320W, San Francisco, CA 94143. E-mail address: bozick@orthosurg.ucsf.edu
3 Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8233, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63110. E-mail address: galatzl@wustl.edu
4 Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Center, Halifax Infirmary, Suite 4867, 1796 Summer Street, Halifax, NS B3H 3A7, Canada. E-mail address: markglazebr@ns.sympatico.ca
5 Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 3079, Chicago, IL 60637-1463. E-mail address: rhaydon@surgery.bsd.uchicago.edu
6 Campbell Clinic Orthopaedics, 1458 West Poplar Avenue, Suite 100, Collierville, TN 38138. E-mail address: wmihalko@campbellclinic.com
7 Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, 2nd Floor, Rochester, MN 55905. E-mail address: sperling.john@mayo.edu
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Disclosure: In support of their research for or preparation of this work, one or more of the authors received, in any one year, outside funding or grants of less than $10,000 from the American Orthopaedic Association, British Orthopaedic Association, Canadian Orthopaedic Association, British Volume of The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, and the South African Orthopaedic Association. Neither they nor a member of their immediate families received payments or other benefits or a commitment or agreement to provide such benefits from a commercial entity.

Copyright ©2010 American Society for Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc.
J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2010 Apr 01;92(4):1038-1040. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.I.01303
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On April 19, 2009, five American and two Canadian orthopaedic surgeons started on the journey known as the American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) American, British, and Canadian (ABC) Traveling Fellowship. The seven of us met up in London and were given an orientation by the staff of the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA) before boarding a bus to Oxford.
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