At the AAOS 2021 Annual Meeting, new host and Advocacy Council Chair Douglas Lundy, MD, MBA, FAAOS, recorded a live, on-site interview with Austin Beason, MD, who is Chair of the Resident Assembly and host of the AAOS Career Podcast. They discussed the value of increasing resident involvement in political advocacy as the future leaders of musculoskeletal health, whether it is by participating in grassroots via the Advocacy Action Center, joining the PAC, or becoming engaged with state orthopaedic societies.
Learn more about how residents can get involved: https://www.aaos.org/advocacy/get-involved/residents-advocacy/
Learn more about the Orthopaedic PAC: https://www.aaos.org/advocacy/pac/
Guest: Austin Beason, MD, Chair Resident Assembly
Host: Douglas Lundy, MD, MBA, FAAOS, Chair Advocacy Council