Recently named as Chair of the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Virginia (UVA) Health System, Dr. Bobby Chhabra has been affiliated with UVA as a physician and educator for more than a decade. In addition to his duties as professor of orthopaedic and plastic surgery at UVA, Dr. Bobby Chhabra also serves as a team physician for UVA Department of Athletics, consulting on upper-extremity and hand injuries. Dr. Bobby Chhabra has also served as president of the University of Virginia Orthopaedic Alumni Association and the Virginia Orthopaedic Society.
Recognized as the authoritative voice on musculoskeletal health in the state of Virginia, the Virginia Orthopaedic Society (VOS) recently announced the dates for its 2014 Annual Meeting, which is scheduled for May 2-4, 2014 at the Hotel Roanoke in Roanoke, Virginia. In its 67th year, the VOS Annual Meeting organizers are currently preparing the program and accepting submissions for exhibitions. Companies who have exhibited at past conferences include Acumed, Stryker Orthopaedics, DePuy Synthes, and Smith & Nephew.
Established in 1933, VOS is dedicated to assisting its members by providing valuable resources in education and professional development. VOS advocates for the interests of both physicians and patients, and works to ensure that members are equipped with the necessary tools and resources to better treat patients and advance the field of orthopaedic surgery.
An orthopedic surgeon with a specialization in hand and upper extremity surgery, Bobby Chhabra currently splits his time between various teaching and clinical responsibilities at the University of Virginia.