March 21, 2013
CHICAGO–Kentucky surgeon Todd A. Milbrandt, MD, was elected to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Board of Directors at its 2013 Annual Meeting in Chicago. Dr. Milbrandt specializes in pediatric orthopaedic surgery and works at both the University of Kentucky and Shriners Hospital for Children. He currently is the program director and an associate professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Kentucky. He has a degree in biology from the University of Puget Sound, and received his medical and masters in surgical research degrees from the University of Virginia. He completed his residency in orthopaedics at the University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, and specialized in pediatric orthopaedics with training at the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital in Dallas. Dr. Milbrandt is a member of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA), the Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). He has been a long-time, active member of the Academy, previously serving as chair of the Resident, Candidate and Fellow Committee.
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