June 28, 2012

Photo: Traveling fellows

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(photo by Joe Howell)

From left, Kelly Homlar, M.D., Vanderbilt, Duncan Whitwell, M.D., Oxford, England, Gordon Beadel, M.D., Christchurch, New Zealand, Ginger Holt, M.D., Vanderbilt, and Herb Schwartz, M.D., Vanderbilt, discuss hip techniques during a visit from the American Orthopaedic Association’s ABC Traveling Fellows.

The ABC (American, British, Canadian) Traveling Fellowship is an educational exchange initially conceived in 1948 to share best practices following World War II. This year, seven overseas physicians toured orthopaedic centers in the United States for five weeks.