The AOCA just completed its most successful Annual Convention. Held in Las Vegas at the Cosmopolitan Hotel, attendees were offered 26 hours of Category 1 CME, from the convention program chair, Celia Maneri, D.O., F.A.O.C.A.
New Officers include President Toni R. Patterson, D.O., F.A.O.C.A., President-elect Raymond Sohn, D.O., F.A.O.C.A., Vice President Paul Gray, II, D.O., F.A.O.C.A., and Treasurer, Thomas P. Costello, D.O., F.A.O.C.A. New members of the Board of Governors elected at the annual business meeting were Jeffrey Kyff, D.O., F.A.O.C.A., and Robert G. Vandergraaf, D.O., F.A.O.C.A.
Newly recognized fellows installed during the ceremonial banquet include, Carlo, J. Cutler, D.O., Thomas M. Gemma, D.O., Martin Laskey, D.O., and David G. Ninan, D.O.
Dennis E. Kane, D.O., F.A.O.C.A. received the Distinguished Service Award, James A. Skrabak, D.O., F.A.O.C.A. was recognized for presenting the annual Crawford Myles Esterline Lecture, and David Jabs, D.O. received the outstanding Scientific Essay Award.
Dr. Norman E. Vinn, D.O., President-elect of the American Osteopathic Association brought greetings and made remarks at the banquet.