Franklin H. Sim, M.D.

  1. Orthopedic Surgeon
  1. Rhabdomyosarcoma
  1. 1972
    MS - Orthopedic SurgeryUniversity of Minnesota
  2. 1969
    Resident - Orthopedic SurgeryMayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  3. 1965
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 1965
    InternshipVictoria General Hospital, Dalhousie University
  5. 1964
    MDMedical School, Dalhousie University
  6. 1960
    BSDalhousie University

Certifications

  1. 1971
    Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    2015 Knee Society Award: Knee Society
  2. 2012
    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2012 Diversity AwardAmerican Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  3. 2012
    2012 Bronze Reel AwardMedia Festival of the Media Communications Association International Organization
  4. 2011
    Alumnus of the Year Award, Dalhousie Medical AssociationDalhousie Medical Association
  5. 2011
    2011 National Health Information AwardHealth Information Resource Center
  6. 2009
    AOA Distinguished Contributions to Orthopaedics AwardAmerican Orthopaedic Association
  7. 2008
    Honorary Fellowship (RACS)Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  8. 2008
    Outstanding Services AwardCanadian Orthopaedic Association
  9. 2006
    Honorary FellowRoyal Australasian College of Surgeons
  10. 2003
    Excellent in Teaching Recognition AwardMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  11. 2003
    Distinguished Mayo Clinician AwardMayo Clinic
  12. 2000
    Honorary MemberRuth Jackson Orthopaedic Society
  13. 2000
    Award for a clinical research study: Results of Uncemented Total Hip Arthroplasty in Patients with Paget's Disease(Lewallen DG, Sim FH, Parvizi, J, Schall D)Minnesota Orthopaedic Society
  14. 2000
    Outstanding Services AwardCanadian Orthopaedic Association
  15. 1991
    Clinton Compare Award for best paper,20th Century Orthopedic Society
  16. 1976
    Teacher of the YearMayo Clinic
  17. 1975
    John Charnley Hip AwardAwarding Organization
  18. 1970
    The Rochester Quarterbacks Sports Club AwardAwarding Organization
  19. 1965
    Staff PrizeVictoria General Hospital Medical
  20. 1965
    Staff PrizeGrace Maternity Hospital Medical
  21. 1964
    Dr. Clara Obling Prize - Highest standing in medicineAwarding Organization
  22. 1964
    Dr. John F. Black Prize - Highest in surgeryAwarding Organization
  23. 1964
    Medical Prize - Highest standing for the second, third and fourth yearsAwarding Organization
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Professional memberships

  1. 2014
    MemberEvaluation Committee, University of Athens Medical School
  2. 2007 - 2013
    Honorary Board MemberCanadian Orthopedic Foundation, Canadian Orthopaedic Association
  3. 2004 - 2007
    Board MemberCanadian Orthopedic Foundation, Canadian Orthopaedic Association
  4. 1997
    ChairAudit Committee, Mid-America Orthopaedic Association
  5. 1996
    MemberBoard of Directors, Canadian Orthopedic Foundation, Canadian Orthopaedic Association
  6. 1988
    MemberSite Visit, Greenwall Foundation, New York City, NY
  7. 1987
    ChairNominating Committee, Minnesota Safety Council
  8. 1986
    ChairBoard of Trustees, Minnesota Safety Council
  9. 1985
    ChairBoard of Directors, Minnesota Safety Council
  10. 1985
    MemberBoard of Directors, Northwestern Medical Association
  11. 1983 - 1984
    ChairFinance Committee, Minnesota Safety Council
  12. 1983
    Chair-ElectBoard of Directors, Minnesota Safety Council
  13. 1982
    Vice PresidentMinnesota Safety Council
  14. 1980
    Team PhysicianU.S. National Junior Hockey Team
  15. 1978 - 1980
    MemberAutomotive Injuries Committee, Minnesota Medical Association
  16. 1976 - 1982
    MemberBoard of Directors, Minnesota Safety Council
  17. 1976 - 1981
    MemberCommittee on Sports Medicine, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  18. 1976 - 1978
    Team PhysicianU.S. National Junior Hockey Team
  19. 1969
    Team PhysicianU.S. National Hockey Team
  20.  
    ChairExamining Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  21.  
    Program CoordinatorVisiting Medical Student Clerkship Program, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  22.  
    Program CoordinatorProgram in Physical Therapy, Mayo Clinic School of Health-Related Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  23.  
    MemberMayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  24.  
    ChairMedical Ethics Advisory Committee, Minnesota Orthopaedic Society
  25.  
    ChairOccupational Medicine, Minnesota Safety Council
  26.  
    ChairLong Term Planning Committee, Minnesota Safety Council
  27.  
    Team PhysicianRochester Community and Technical College
  28.  
    Team PhysicianJohn Marshall High School
  29.  
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  30.  
    MemberHonor Medical Society, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  31.  
    MemberCommittee Basic Science, Council of Musculoskeletal Specialty Societies, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  32.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  33.  
    MemberAmerican Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  34.  
    MemberAmerican College of Sports Medicine
  35.  
    MemberOrthopaedic Research Society
  36.  
    Member20th Century Orthopedic Society
  37.  
    MemberAmerican Association of Tissue Banks
  38.  
    MemberBoard of Directors, Canadian Orthopaedic Association
  39.  
    MemberExchange Fellowship Committee, Canadian Orthopaedic Association
  40.  
    MemberCommittee on Public Relations, Canadian Orthopaedic Association
  41.  
    MemberInjury Prevention Committee, Northwestern Medical Association
  42.  
    MemberInternational Skeletal Society
  43.  
    MemberMusculoskeletal Tumor Society
  44.  
    MemberAmerican Association of Clinical Anatomists
  45.  
    MemberAmerican Orthopaedic Association
  46.  
    MemberSICOT - The World Orthopaedic Organisation
  47.  
    MemberInternational Orthopaedic Association
  48.  
    MemberInternational Society of Limb Salvage
  49.  
    MemberInternational Society of Intraoperative Radiation Therapy
  50.  
    MemberOrthopedic Practice Society
  51.  
    MemberMinnesota-Dakota-Manitoba Society
  52.  
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  53.  
    MemberStar of the North Administration
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Publications

Research activities

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