For more than 60 years The Campbell Foundation has been committed to enhancing quality of life through the science of orthopaedic medicine through surgeon education, orthopaedic research, and community healthcare.
2014 Ingram Memorial Lecture
Plans have been finalized for the 2014 Ingram Memorial Lecture on May 9, 2014. This event is designed for orthopaedic surgeons, residents, nurses, medical students, hand therapists, O.R. personnel, researchers and anyone interested in orthopaedics and orthopaedic oncology.
Continuing education credits are being applied for from our accrediting body. For additional information or for information about sponsorship, please contact Karen Watson at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (901) 759-3233.
Dr. William M. Mihalko, M.D., Ph.D., has been elected Chairman of the ASTM International Committee F04 on Medical and Surgical Materials and Devices, with his term to begin January 1, 2014. Dr. Mihalko will serve in that capacity for two years, through December 31, 2015.
The Committee F04 Section on Medical Devices has jurisdiction over 250 standards for medical and surgical materials and devices which are published in the Annual Book of ASTM Standards.
Dr. Mihalko is a Professor in the UT-Campbell Clinic Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, holding the J.R. Hyde Chair and a physician with Campbell Clinic Orthopaedics. He serves as the Director of Biomedical Engineering at UTHSC (a joint graduate program between the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and the University of Memphis). He also trains orthopaedic residents affiliated with the Campbell Foundation in biomechanics and adult reconstruction.
Dr. Mihalko is widely published in the fields of adult reconstruction and biomechanics.
For further information about Dr. Mihalko's election, or about research underway at The Campbell Foundation, please contact Karen Watson in the Development Office, at (901) 759-3233.
Throckmorton Selected as UT-Campbell Clinic Orthopaedic Residency Program Director
MEMPHIS, Tenn, June 25, 2013 – The Campbell Foundation is pleased to announce the selection of Campbell Clinic physician Thomas W. “Quin” Throckmorton, M.D. as Orthopaedic Residency Program Director in the University of Tennessee – Campbell Clinic Department of Orthopaedic Surgery effective July 1, 2013.
Campbell Foundation Trustee and Campbell Clinic Chief of Staff, Dr. Fred Azar, at the NBA Western Conference Finals.
DR. FREDERICK M. AZAR OF CAMPBELL CLINIC NAMED PRESIDENT OF AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS5
(MEMPHIS, TN) - Dr. Frederick M. Azar, Campbell Clinic Chief of Staff, was named president of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) at the organization’s annual meeting, held March 11-15 in New Orleans. Dr. Azar becomes the eighth Campbell Clinic physician to serve as president of the AAOS board of directors. Over his year-long term, Dr. Azar will oversee management of AAOS affairs, heading up the administrative body and directing activities and policies related to both the academy and its association. “We are fortunate to have Dr. Azar as the leader of our medical staff,” said Campbell Clinic CEO George Hernandez. “In his role as AAOS President, I am confident that physicians and health professionals nationwide will benefit from his knowledge, experience and guidance.” In addition to his work at Campbell Clinic, Dr. Azar is a professor and Director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship Program at the University of Tennessee-Campbell Clinic Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He previously served as Research Director. He currently serves as the team physician for various professional and amateur athletic programs in the Mid-South, including the Memphis Grizzlies, University of Memphis and Christian Brothers University. He previously served as first vice president of the AAOS board of directors last year. “I am honored to partner with countless other colleagues around the country as we continue to advance the field of orthopaedics and work to make groundbreaking discoveries in musculoskeletal medicine and surgery,” Azar said. “Improving the health of our patients and preserving their access to our care are our top priorities. I look forward to the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead for our profession in the coming year.”
Campbell Foundation President Dr. Terry Canale shares his in the national campaign “A Nation in Motion”.