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Board of Councilors Committees

Much of the work completed by the BOC occurs within its various committees:

BOC Committees 

Advocacy Resource Committee

Committee Chair: Charles D. Hummer III, MD, FAAOS
Staff Liaison: Catherine Boudreaux Hayes

Communications Committee 

Committee Chair: Matthew R. DiCaprio, MD, FAAOS
Staff Liaison: Ellen Bushong

Nominating Committee

Committee Chair: Wayne Anthony Johnson, MD, FAAOS, FACS
Staff Liaison: Donna J. Malert, CAE

Economic Issues Committee 

Committee Chair: Jonathan Barnett Feibel, MD, FAAOS
Staff Liaison: Catherine Boudreaux Hayes

State Legislative and Regulatory Issues Committee

Committee Chair: Duncan B. Ackerman, MD, FAAOS
Staff Liaison: Jason Nippa

State Orthopaedic Societies Committee 

Committee Chair: Mark J. Romness, MD, FAAOS
Staff Liaison: Donna Malert

Joint BOC/BOS Committees

The BOC works with the Board of Specialty Societies on the following four BOC/BOS committees.

Bylaws Review Committee

Committee Chair: James William Barber, MD, FAAOS
Staff Liaison: Donna J. Malert, CAE

Professionalism Committee

Committee Chair: Andrea Herzka, MD, FAAOS
Staff Liaison: Melissa Young, JD

Resolutions Committee 

Committee Chair: Michael S. Aronow, MD, FAAOS
Staff Liaison: Donna J. Malert, CAE

Research and Quality Committee

Committee Chair: Peter C. Amadio, MD, FAAOS
Staff Liaison: Diana Scott