March 21, 2013
CHICAGO–New York City orthopaedic surgeon Joseph A. Bosco III, MD, was elected to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Board of Directors at its 2013 Annual Meeting in Chicago. Dr. Bosco has been a long-time, active member of AAOS. He was a member of the 2005 Leadership Fellows Program, and previously served on the Ethics Committee and the Sports Medicine Evaluation Committee and chaired the Central Program Committee. He is a member of the Board of directors for the Orthopaedic Learning Center. Dr. Bosco specializes in sports medicine, and specifically in knee, shoulder and elbow surgery. Dr. Bosco is the vice chairman of clinical affairs in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at NYU/Hospital for Joint Diseases. Dr. Bosco received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Union College and a medical degree from the University of Vermont. He completed an internship in general surgery and a residency in orthopaedics at the University of North Carolina Hospital in Chapel Hill, N.C.
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