PEOPLE - ASTM International elects to the board:
This article was originally published in Clinica
Joshua Jacobs has been elected to the board of voluntary standard developer ASTM International (West Conshohcken, Pennsylvania) for 2004-2006. The organisation has also named John Kirkpatrick, a member since 1993, as the new chair of ASTM on medical and surgical materials and devices. Dr Kirkpatrick has also served as co-chair for two ASTM symposia on spinal implants.