Jennifer Weiss, MD, FAAOS

AAOS Committee(s) or Council(s) you currently volunteer with:

Communications Committee Chair

Why did you choose orthopaedics as your specialty?

I chose orthopaedics to take care of patients. It has also become my mission to address the gender disparity in our field.

Why do you volunteer with AAOS?

I volunteer with AAOS to advocate for orthopaedic surgeons and to enhance the care we give our patients.

What advice would you give an AAOS member who is considering applying for an open volunteer position?

You get what you give. Volunteering with AAOS is an opportunity for unparalleled relationships and knowledge about our profession.