COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The Sports Medicine Multicenter Research Grant, which reached a “historic” amount of $400,000, has been awarded to Beth E. Shubin Stein, MD, and Shital N. Parikh, MD, for their research on patellar instability.
Beth E. Shubin Stein
Shital N. Parikh
According to a press release, the Justifying Patellar Instability Treatment by Early Results (JUPITER) group was established in 2017 by Shubin Stein and Parikh. The American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine’s Sports Medicine Multicenter Research Grant will help spearhead the JUPITER 4.0 project, which focuses on patellar instability.
Kurt P. Spindler
“We are thrilled to award the historic AOSSM Multicenter Research Grant to Beth Shubin Stein, MD, and Shital Parikh, MD, for their work on the JUPITER 4.0 project,” Kurt P. Spindler, MD, AOSSM president, said in the release. “This award represents AOSSM’s commitment to research now and in the future.”
According to the release, the grant is jointly funded by the AOSSM’s Million Dollar Drive, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation and The Aircast Foundation.