Central Program Committee


1. Align all activities to support execution and achievement of the mission, vision, goals, strategic objectives and metrics of the Strategic Plan and conduct all business in accordance with the Core Values as adopted by the Board of Directors.

2. Solicit, evaluate and schedule the Annual Meeting program consistent with the educational needs of the Academy’s Fellows and in accordance with the essential policies and standards of ACCME, and evaluate the effectiveness and member satisfaction of the programs.


Reporting Relationship

Reports to the Annual Meeting Committee



  • Central Program Committee Chair
  • Chairs for next two meetings
  • Central Program Committee Past-Chair


Term of Office

Four (4) years - Individuals serve two years as a member, followed by chair for one year, and conclude with one additional year as a member. Incoming Second Vice-President will appoint chair for his/her Annual Meeting year.


Committees Reporting to the Central Program Committee

  1. Adult Reconstruction-Hip Program Committee - 7828A
  2. Adult Reconstruction-Knee Program Committee - 7828B
  3. Foot and Ankle Program Committee - 7828K
  4. Hand and Wrist Program Committee - 7828C
  5. Musculoskeletal Tumor and Metabolic Disease Program Committee - 7828H
  6. Pediatrics Program Committee - 7828F
  7. Practice Management/Rehabilitation Program Committee - 7828L
  8. Shoulder and Elbow Program Committee - 7828J
  9. Sports Medicine/Arthroscopy Program Committee - 7828D
  10. Trauma Program Committee - 7828G
  11. Spine Program Committee - 7828E


Staff Liaison

Education Manager


Last updated: 9/16/2023