Mid-America Orthopaedic Association
Annual Meetings
 
2020 Annual Meeting - Cancelled
President:                           Matthew A. Mormino, MD
Dates: April 10-14, 2019
Location: Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort
   Bonita Springs, FL

 

Thirty-Seventh Annual Meeting

President:                           Robert F. McLain, MD      
Dates: April 10-14, 2019
Location: Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort
   Miramar Beach, FL
Presidential Guest: James N. Weinstein, DO, MS 
   Bellevue, WA
"Classic" Speakers: Kevin L. Garvin, MD 
   Omaha, NE
J. Lawrence Marsh, MD 
   Iowa City, IA
Kristy L. Weber, MD 
   Philadelphia, PA
Steel Memorial Lecturer Eric Heiden, M.D 
   Park City, UT
Rapp Lecturer Evan L. Flatow, MD 
   New York, NY

 

Thirty-Sixth Annual Meeting

President:                           C. Lowry Barnes, MD      
Dates: April 18-22, 2018
Location: Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort
   San Antonio, TX
Presidential Guest: Richard D. Scott, MD 
   Dedham, MA
"Classic" Speakers: Stephen S. Burkhart, MD 
   San Antonio, TX
Richard E. McCarthy, MD 
   Little Rock, AR
Milton L. Routt, Jr., MD 
   Houston, TX
Steel Lecturer Jimmy Sexton
   Memphis, TN
interviewed by:
Bill Macatee
   Dallas, TX
Rapp Lecturer James P. Stannard, MD 
   Columbia, MO

 

Thirty-Fifth Annual Meeting

President:                    Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD          
Dates: April 19-23, 2017
Location: Omni Amelia Island Resort
   Amelia Island, FL
Presidential Guest: Mohit Bhandari, MD 
   Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
"Classic" Speakers: Thomas A. Einhorn, MD 
   New York, NY
Regis J. O'Keefe, MD, Ph.D. 
   St. Louis, MO
Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS 
   Philadelphia, PA
Steel Lecturer Rob McClanahan 
   Minneapolis, MN
Rapp Lecturer Freddie H. Fu, MD 
   Pittsburgh, PA

 

Thirty-Fourth Annual Meeting

President:                       Robert T. Trousdale, MD                         
Dates: April 13-17, 2016
Location: Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort
   Bonita Springs, FL
Presidential Guest:             William L. Griffin, MD
   Charlotte, NC
"Classic" Speakers: Stephen J. Incavo, MD
   Houston, TX
John E. Lonstein, MD 
   Minneapolis, MN
Michael D. McKee, MD, FRCSC 
   Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Steel Lecturer: Michael J. Collins, MD 
   Hinsdale, IL
Rapp Lecturer: Mathias P. G. Bostrom, MD, FACS 
   New York, NY

 

Thirty-Third Annual Meeting

President:                       J. Lawrence Marsh, MD                          
Dates: April 22-26, 2015
Location: The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort
   Hilton Head Island, SC
Presidential Guest:             Stuart L. Weinstein, MD 
   Iowa City, IA
"Classic" Speakers: Douglas R. Dirschl, MD 
   Chicago, IL
Christopher D. Harner, MD 
   Pittsburgh, PA
James F. Kellam, MD 
   Houston, TX
Steel Lecturer: Mr. Dan Gable 
   Iowa City, IA
Rapp Lecturer: Joshua J. Jacobs, MD 
   Chicago, IL

 

Thirty-Second Annual Meeting

President:                       Craig S. Roberts, MD, M.B.A.                 
Dates: April 23-27, 2014
Location: La Cantera Hill Country Resort
   San Antonio, TX
Presidential Guest:             Lynn A. Crosby, MD  Augusta, GA
"Classic" Speakers: James H. Beaty, MD 
   Germantown, TN
Lawrence B. Bone, MD 
   Buffalo, NY
Frank J. Frassica, MD 
   Baltimore, MD
Steel Lecturer: Vincent Lam, MD 
   Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Rapp Lecturer: J. W. Thomas Byrd, MD 
   Nashville, TN

 

Thirty-First Annual Meeting

President:                       Bernard N. Stulberg, MD                         
Dates: April 17-21, 2013
Location: Omni Amelia Island Resort
   Amelia Island, FL
Presidential Guest:             Joseph A. Buckwalter, MS, MD 
    Iowa City, IA
"Classic" Speakers: Jesse B. Jupiter, MD 
   Boston, MA
Ham Peterson, MD 
   Rochester, MN
Timothy M. Wright, Ph.D. 
   New York, NY
Steel Lecturer: Magnus T. Bernhardsson, Ph.D. 
   Williamstown, MA
Rapp Lecturer: Dane A. Miller, Ph.D. 
   Winona Lake, IN

 

Thirtieth Annual Meeting

President:                       Gordon R. Bell, MD                                 
Dates: April 18-22, 2012
Location: Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort
   Bonita Springs, FL
Presidential Guest:             Richard H. Rothman, MD, Ph.D. 
   Philadelphia, PA
"Classic" Speakers: John A. Bergfeld, MD 
   Cleveland, OH
Harry N. Herkowitz, MD 
   Royal Oak, MI
Jeffrey E. Johnson, MD 
   Chesterfield, MO
Steel Lecturer: Mr. Terry Stewart 
   Cleveland, OH
Rapp Lecturer: Stephen E. Olvey, MD 
   Miami, FL

 

Twenty-Ninth Annual Meeting

President:                       David G. Lewallen, MD                           
Dates: April 6-10, 2011
Location: Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Resort
   Tucson, AZ
Presidential Guest:             Professor Reinhold Ganz 
   Gümligen, Switzerland
"Classic" Speakers: Joseph C. McCarthy, MD 
   Newton, MA
Franklin H. Sim, MD 
   Rochester, MN
Charles L. Saltzman, MD 
   Salt Lake City, UT
Steel Lecturer: Ms. Zonnie Gorman 
   Gallup, NM
Rapp Lecturer: Aaron G. Rosenberg, MD 
   Chicago, IL

 

Twenty-Eighth Annual Meeting

President:                       John S. Toohey, MD                                
Dates: April 21-25, 2010
Location: Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort
   Lost Pines, TX
Presidential Guest:             G. Paul DeRosa, MD 
   Chapel Hill, NC
"Classic" Speakers: Robert M. Campbell, Jr., MD 
   Philadelphia, PA
George L. Lucas, MD 
   Wichita, KS
Thomas A. Zdeblick, MD  
   Madison, WI
Steel Lecturer: Mr. Vincent J. Capone, MSc 
   Hockessin, DE
Rapp Lecturer: Elizabeth A. Arendt, MD 
   Minneapolis, MN

 

Twenty-Seventh Annual Meeting

President:                       Lynn A. Crosby, MD                                
Dates: April 22-26, 2009
Location: Amelia Island Resort
   Amelia Island, FL
Presidential Guest:             Louis U. Bigliani, MD  
   New York, NY
"Classic" Speakers: Robert A. Arciero, MD 
   Farmington, CT
David M. Lichtman, MD 
   Fort Worth, TX
Arthur Manoli, II, MD 
   Pontiac, MI
Steel Lecturer: Mr. Terry Aitken 
   Wright-Patterson AFB, OH
Rapp Lecturer: Daniel J. Berry, MD 
   Rochester, MN

 

Twenty-Sixth Annual Meeting

President:               Timothy C. Fitzgibbons, MD        
Dates: April 16-20, 2008
Location: Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate
   ChampionsGate, FL
Presidential Guest:             James D. Heckman, MD 
   Needham, MA
"Classic" Speakers: Thomas O. Clanton, MD 
   Houston, TX
Kevin L. Garvin, MD 
   Omaha, NE
Roy W. Sanders, MD 
   Temple Terrace, FL
Steel Lecturer: Astronaut Robert L. Satcher, Jr., Ph.D., MD 
   Houston, TX/Chicago, IL
Rapp Lecturer: R. Michael Gross, MD 
   Omaha, NE

 

Twenty-Fifth Annual Meeting

President:                       Daniel J. Berry, MD                                 
Dates: April 11-15, 2007
Location: Boca Raton Resort and Club
   Boca Raton, FL
Presidential Guest:             John J. Callaghan, MD 
   Iowa City, IA
"Classic" Speakers: James H. Beaty, MD 
   Memphis, TN
Miguel E. Cabanela, MD 
   Rochester, MN
Peter J. Stern, MD 
   Cincinnati, OH
Steel Lecturer: N/A
Rapp Lecturer: George J. Haidukewych, MD 
   Temple Terrace, FL

 

Twenty-Fourth Annual Meeting

President:                       Kenneth E. Marks, MD                            
Dates: April 19-23, 2006
Location: The Westin La Cantera Resort
   San Antonio, TX
Presidential Guest:             Mr. Michael K. D. Benson, FRCS 
   Oxford, England
"Classic" Speakers: Richard A. Berger, MD, Ph.D. 
   Rochester, MN
Colin F. Moseley, MD, C.M., FRCSC 
   Los Angeles, CA
Charles A. Rockwood, Jr., MD 
   San Antonio, TX
Steel Lecturer: Bruce Latimer, Ph.D. 
   Cleveland, OH
   
Rapp Lecturer: Peter R. Cavanagh, Ph.D., DSc 
   Cleveland, OH

 

Twenty-Third Annual Meeting

President:                       Kevin L. Garvin, MD                                
Dates: April 20-24, 2005
Location: Amelia Island Resort
   Amelia Island, FL
Presidential Guest:             James R. Neff, MD, FACS 
   Omaha, NE
"Classic" Speakers: Evan L. Flatow, MD  
   New York, NY
Berton R. Moed, MD 
   St. Louis, MO
K. Donald Shelbourne, MD 
   Indianapolis, IN
Steel Lecturer: Mr. Peter Gross 
   Omaha, NE
Rapp Lecturer: Jay R. Lieberman, MD 
   Los Angeles, CA

 

Twenty-Second Annual Meeting

President:                       John J. Callaghan, MD                            
Dates: April 14-18, 2004
Location: La Quinta Resort & Club
   LaQuinta, CA
Presidential Guest:             Lawrence D. Dorr, MD 
   Inglewood, CA
"Classic" Speakers: Richard H. Gelberman, MD 
   St. Louis, MO
Richard J. Hawkins, MD, FRCSC 
   Vail, CO
Stuart L. Weinstein, MD 
   Iowa City, IA
Steel Lecturer: N/A
Rapp Lecturer: Russell F. Warren, MD 
   New York, NY

 

Twenty-First Annual Meeting

President:  Thomas L. Schmidt, MD                                           
Dates: April 23-27, 2003
Location: The Westin Resort
   Hilton Head Island, SC
Presidential Guest:             G. Dean MacEwen, MD 
   Philadelphia, PA
"Classic" Speakers: Robert E. Booth, Jr., MD  
   Philadelphia, PA
Michael J. Goldberg, MD 
   Boston, MA
Augustus A. White, III, MD, Ph.D. 
   Boston, MA
Steel Lecturer:                               Lieutenant General (ret.) Jerry Rutherford, US Army  Overland Park, KS
Rapp Lecturers: Mark K. Bowen, MD 
   Chicago, IL
  S. David Stulberg, MD 
   Chicago, IL

 

Twentieth Annual Meeting

President:                       James H. Beaty, MD                                
Dates: April 24-28, 2002
Location: Loews Ventana Canyon Resort
   Tucson, AZ
Presidential Guest:             Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD, FACS 
   Minneapolis, MN
"Classic" Speakers: Thomas A. Einhorn, MD 
    Boston, MA
Joseph P. Iannotti, MD, Ph.D. 
   Cleveland, OH
William J. Maloney, III, MD 
   St. Louis, MO
Steel Lecturer: N/A
Rapp Lecturer: Robert D. D'Ambrosia, MD 
   New Orleans, LA

 

Nineteenth Annual Meeting

President:                       Carl L. Nelson, MD                                   
Dates: April 18-22, 2001
Location: Amelia Island Plantation
   Amelia Island, FL
Presidential Guest:             John B. McGinty, MD 
   Mobile, AL
"Classic" Speakers: John A. Bergfeld, MD 
   Cleveland, OH
Michael J. Patzakis, MD 
   Los Angeles, CA
Eduardo A. Salvati, MD 
   New York, NY
Steel Lecturer: The Honorable Dale Bumpers 
   Washington, DC
Rapp Lecturer: Randy N. Rosier, MD 
   Rochester, NY

 

Eighteenth Annual Meeting

President:                       John S. Gould, MD                                   
Dates: April 26-30, 2000
Location: Scottsdale Princess
   Scottsdale, AZ
Presidential Guest:             George Bentley, Ch.M., FRCS  London, England
"Classic" Speakers: William A. Grana, MD, M.P.H. 
   Oklahoma City, OK
L. Andrew Koman, MD 
   Winston-Salem, NC
Panayotis N. Soucacos, MD, FACS 
   Ioannina, Greece
Steel Lecturer: Kathy Reichs, Ph.D., DABFA 
   Charlotte, NC
Rapp Lecturer: L. Andrew Koman, MD 
   Winston-Salem, NC

 

Seventeenth Annual Meeting

President:                       Bernard L. Kratochvil, MD                       
Dates: April 14-18, 1999
Location: Southampton Princess
   Hamilton, Bermuda
Presidential Guest:             Bernard F. Morrey, MD 
   Rochester, MN
"Classic" Speakers: Stanley J. Bigos, MD 
   Seattle, WA
Robert W. Bucholz, MD 
   Dallas, TX
Melvin Post, MD 
   Chicago, IL
Steel Lecturer: Mr. Herman Cain 
   Omaha, NE

 

Sixteenth Annual Meeting

President:                       Alan H. Wilde, MD                                    
Dates: April 22-26, 1998
Location: Acapulco Princess
   Acapulco, Mexico
Presidential Guest:             Tomihisa Koshino, MD, Ph.D. 
   Yokohama, Japan
"Classic" Speakers: Edward V. Craig, MD 
   New York, NY
Neil E. Green, MD 
   Nashville, TN
Richard F. Kyle, MD 
   Minneapolis, MN
Steel Lecturer: Lawrence M. Krauss, Ph.D. 
   Cleveland, OH

 

Fifteenth Annual Meeting

President:                       Robert H. Fitzgerald, Jr., MD                   
Dates: April 23-27, 1997
Location: Hyatt Regency Hilton Head
   Hilton Head Island, SC
Presidential Guest:             William H. Harris, MD 
   Boston, MA
"Classic" Speakers: Henry H. Bohlman, MD 
   Cleveland, OH
Robert H. Cofield, MD 
   Rochester, MN
Raymond T. Morrissy, MD 
   Atlanta, GA
Steel Lecturer: Henry H. Bohlman, MD 
   Cleveland, OH

 

Fourteenth Annual Meeting

President:                     G. Paul DeRosa, MD                                 
Dates: April 24-28, 1996
Location: Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort
   San Antonio, TX
Presidential Guest:             Charles H. Epps, Jr., MD 
   Washington, DC
"Classic" Speakers: Michael J. Coughlin, MD 
   Boise, ID
Kenneth E. DeHaven, MD 
  Rochester, NY
James R. Urbaniak, MD 
   Durham, NC
Steel Lecturer: Howard H. Steel, MD 
   Villanova, PA

 

Thirteenth Annual Meeting

President:               Eugene E. Kaufman, MD                          
Dates: April 19-23, 1995
Location: The Breakers
   Palm Beach, FL
Presidential Guest:             Professor Robin S. M. Ling 
   Exeter, England
"Classic" Speakers: Henry R. Cowell, MD, Ph.D. 
   Needham, MA
Ramon B. Gustilo, MD 
   Minneapolis, MN
Mercer C. Rang, MD, FRCSC 
   Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 

Twelfth Annual Meeting

President:                 Peter J. Irwin, MD
Dates: April 27-May 1, 1994
Location: Southampton Princess Hotel
   Hamilton, Bermuda
Presidential Guest:             Professor The Honorable Sir John Golding 
   Jamaica, West Indies
"Classic" Speakers: John Goodfellow, MS, FRCS 
   London, England
John N. Insall, MD 
   New York, NY
Alf L. Nachemson, MD, Ph.D. 
   Göteborg, Sweden

 

Eleventh Annual Meeting

President:      Richard L. LaMont, MD                 
Dates: April 28-May 2, 1993
Location: The Westin Resort
   Hilton Head Island, SC
Presidential Guest:     Robert B. Salter, MD 
   Toronto, Ontario, Canada
"Classic" Speakers: Kenneth D. Johnson, MD 
   Nashville, TN
Clement B. Sledge, MD 
   Boston, MA
Andrew J. Weiland, MD 
   New York, NY

 

Tenth Annual Meeting

President:      William C. Allen, MD                      
Dates: April 1-5, 1992
Location: Walt Disney World Swan
   Orlando, FL
Presidential Guest:     Robert E. Leach, MD 
   Boston, MA
"Classic" Speakers: R. Luke Bordelon, MD 
   Opelousas, LA
Albert H. Burstein, Ph.D. 
   New York, NY
Sigvard T. Hansen, Jr., MD 
   Seattle, WA

 

Ninth Annual Meeting

President:       Allen S. Edmonson, MD                 
Dates: April 24-28, 1991
Location: Hyatt Grand Champions Resort
   Palm Springs, CA
Presidential Guest:     Robert B. Winter, MD 
   Minneapolis, MN
"Classic" Speakers: Henry J. Mankin, MD 
   Boston, MA
Dan M. Spengler, MD 
   Nashville, TN
Howard H. Steel, MD 
   Philadelphia, PA

 

Eighth Annual Meeting

President:                       Ray J. Haddad, Jr., MD
(Allen S. Edmonson, MD presiding)
Dates: March 28-April 1, 1990
Location: Marriott's Grand Hotel
   Point Clear, AL
Presidential Guest:     J. William Fielding, MD 
   New York, NY
"Classic" Speakers: James R. Andrews, MD 
   Birmingham, AL
David P. Green, MD 
   San Antonio, TX
Thomas H. Mallory, MD 
   Columbus, OH

 

Seventh Annual Meeting

President:                        Ben J. Clayburgh, MD                         
Dates: April 19-23, 1989
Location: Southampton Princess Hotel
   Hamilton, Bermuda
Presidential Guest:     J. Leonard Goldner, MD 
   Durham, NC
"Classic" Speakers: Lanny L. Johnson, MD 
   East Lansing, MI
Roger A. Mann, MD 
   San Leandro, CA
Charles S. Neer, II, MD 
   New York, NY

 

Sixth Annual Meeting

President:                         William J. Medlicott, MD                      
Dates: March 16-20, 1988
Location: Sheraton El Conquistador
   Tucson, AZ
Presidential Guest:     Carl T. Brighton, MD, Ph.D.  
   Philadelphia, PA
"Classic" Speakers: Sherman S. Coleman, MD 
   Salt Lake City, UT
Jack C. Hughston, MD 
   Columbus, GA
George E. Omer, Jr., MD 
   Albuquerque, NM

 

Fifth Annual Meeting

President:                       George F. Rapp, MD                           
Dates: March 25-29, 1987
Location: Hotel del Coronado
   San Diego, CA
Presidential Guest:     Ke-qin Yang, MD  
   Beijing, China
"Classic" Speakers: Harlan C. Amstutz, MD 
   Los Angeles, CA
Eduardo R. Luque, MD 
   Mexico City, Mexico
Clement B. Sledge, MD 
   Boston, MA

 

Fourth Annual Meeting

President:                        George D. Purvis, Jr., MD                   
Dates: April 2-6, 1986
Location: Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress
   Orlando, FL
Presidential Guest:     Charles A. Rockwood, Jr., MD  
   San Antonio, TX
"Classic" Speakers: William F. Enneking, MD 
   Gainesville, FL
Victor H. Frankel, MD 
   New York, NY
W. H. Kirkaldy-Willis, MD, FRCS 
   Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

 

Third Annual Meeting

President:                  William H. Salot, MD                 
Dates: April 24-28, 1985
Location: Cerromar Beach Hotel
   Dorado, Puerto Rico
Presidential Guest:  Professor Jean Gabriel Pous 
  Montpellier, France
"Classic" Speakers: S. Ward Casscells, MD 
   Wilmington, DE
G. Dean MacEwen, MD 
   Wilmington, DE
Frederick A. Matsen, III, MD 
   Seattle, WA

 

Second Annual Meeting 

President:               Worth M. Gross, MD                
Dates: April 24-28, 1984
Location: Southhampton Princess Hotel
   Hamilton, Bermuda
Presidential Guest: Ian Macnab, MD, FRCSC 
   Toronto, Ontario, Canada
"Classic" Speakers: Mark B. Coventry, MD 
   Rochester, MN
Leon L. Wiltse, MD 
   Long Beach, CA
Frank R. Noyes, MD 
   Cincinnati, OH

 

First Annual Meeting

President:                    Edward D. Henderson, MD          
Dates: May 18-22, 1983
Location: The Broadmoor Hotel
   Colorado Springs, CO
Presidential Guest: Professor Willy Werner Rittmann 
   Rorschach, Switzerland
"Classic" Speakers: Rocco Calandruccio, MD 
   Memphis, TN
Edward H. Simmons, MD 
   Toronto, Ontario, Canada