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May 19, 2020

The ABJS® Call for Nominations for the Nicolas Andry Lifetime Achievement Award

The Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the Nicolas Andry Lifetime Achievement Award. This award is a $10,000 award that is open to anyone who meets the eligibility criteria listed below. The deadline for submission is September 30, 2020.


  • Experienced orthopaedic investigators, including surgeons doing clinically relevant basic or patient-oriented research.
  • Candidates may be nominated by others or may nominate themselves for the award.
  • The nominee must be responsible for a body of musculoskeletal research that has significantly contributed to orthopaedic knowledge, and has been conducted and published over an extended period of time. The work may be ongoing.
  • Nominators may propose only one candidate per year for the award.