Editorial Information, Boards & Staff

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Board of Directors

    • Frederick M. Azar, MD
    President

    • David Teuscher, MD
    First Vice-President

    • Gerald R. Williams, Jr, MD
    Second Vice-President

    • Andrew N. Pollak, MD
    Treasurer

    • Joshua J. Jacobs, MD
    Past-President

    • Ken Yamaguchi, MD, MBA
    Treasurer-Elect

    • William J. Best

    • Joseph A. Bosco III, MD

    • David A. Halsey, MD

    • Lawrence S. Halperin, MD

    • John J. McGraw, MD

    • David J. Mansfield, MD

    • Todd A. Milbrandt, MD

    • Raj D. Rao, MD

    • Brian G. Smith, MD

    • David C. Templeman, MD

    • Jennifer M. Weiss, MD

    • Karen L. Hackett, FACHE, CAE

Editorial Board

• S. Terry Canale, MD
Editor-in-Chief

• Eeric Truumees, MD
Editor-in-Chief Designee

• Stephen A. Albanese, MD

• Thomas C. Barber, MD

• Kevin J. Bozic, MD, MBA

• John Cherf, MD, MPH, MBA

• Denis R. Clohisy, MD

• Howard R. Epps, MD

• Stuart J. Fischer, MD

• Evan L. Flatow, MD

• Victor Goldberg, MD

• Letha Y. Griffin, MD

• Alan S. Hilibrand, MD

• Stuart Hirsch, MD

• Wayne A. Johnson, MD

• Frank B. Kelly, MD

• Douglas W. Lundy, MD

• Samir Mehta, MD

• John M. Purvis, MD

• Michael F. Schafer, MD

• Roxanne E. Wallace, MD

AAOS Staff

Ellen C. Moore
Chief Education Officer

Hans Koelsch, PhD
Director, Publications

G. Jake Jaquet
Executive Editor

Mary Ann Porucznik
Managing Editor

Maureen Leahy
Assistant Managing Editor

Jennie McKee, Terry Stanton
Senior Science Writers

Peter Pollack
Electronic Content Specialist

Mary C. Steermann Bishop
Senior Manager, Production and Content Management

David R. Wiegand
Advertising Production Manager

Susan Morritz Baim
Production Coordinator

Suzanne O’Reilly
Graphic Designer

Hollie Muir
Production/Database Associate