Power of Women in Orthopaedic Advocacy

As we approach International Women’s Day 2023, this episode from the vault discusses the power that women bring to orthopaedic advocacy. AAOS leader, political pro, and seasoned advocate Claudette Lajam, MD, FAAOS, explains how their unique empathy towards patients and perspective on issues are invaluable to policy discussions and advancing musculoskeletal care. According to Dr. Lajam, it’s a matter of having women at the table, being aware of opportunities, and contributing in a way that pulls on each individual’s strengths.

Douglas Lundy, MD, MBA, FAAOS, AAOS Advocacy Council Chair

Claudette Lajam, MD, FAAOS, NYU Langone Orthopedic Center



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