2020 program chairs

Jonathan Levy

M.D.
Co-Chair, Shoulder Program

Martin Roche

M.D.
Co-Chair, Knee Program

Director of Robotics Program,
Director Adult Reconstruction Fellowship,
Holy Cross Hospital

Adolph Lombardi

M.D.
Co-Chair, Knee Program

Orthopedic Surgeon
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
President Joint Implant Surgeons

Michael Mont

M.D.
Co-Chair, Hip Program

Chief of Staff
Chief Academic and Innovations Officer
Cleveland Clinic Florida Region

Carlos Higuera-Rueda

M.D.
Co-Chair, Hip Program

Center Director Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
Chairman, Levitetz Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Center Director Orthopaedics and Rheumatology Chairman, Levitetz Department of Orthopedic Surgery Cleveland Clinic Florida – Weston

Paul Bruning

DHA
Co-Chair, Economics

Joseph P. Iannotti

M.D., Ph.D
Co-Chair, Shoulder Program

Chief of Staff
Chief Academic and Innovations Officer
Cleveland Clinic Florida Region

Jahangir John Asghar

M.D., Ph.D
Co-Chair, Spine Program

William Leone

M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon
Leone Center for Orthopedic Care
Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute

Wael Barsoum

M.D.
CEO & President, Cleveland Clinic FL
Robert and Suzanne Tomsich Distinguished Chair in Healthcare Innovation

Thomas Bernasek

M.D.
Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, University of SF
Director of Adult Reconstruction Fellowship
Florida Orthopaedic Institute Trustee, Florida Health Sciences Center d/b/a Tampa General Hospital President-Elect Hillsborough County Medical Association

Thomas Best

M.D., Ph.D
Professor of Orthopaedics, Family Medicine, and Biomedical Engineering
Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship | Research Director, University of Miami Sports Medicine Institute | Team Physician – U of M Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
Team Physician – Miami Marlins

William Burke

M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon
Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute

Kenneth Gustke

M.D.
Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
University of South Florida College of Medicine

Victor Hernandez

M.D.
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
UHealth Joint Replacement University of Miami

Kevin Wang

M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon
Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute

Lee Kaplan

M.D.
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Director of UHealth Sports Medicine Institute Professor of Orthopaedics, Biomedical Engineering, and Kinesiology and Sports Sciences UHealth Sports Medicine

Erol Yoldas

M.D.
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine

Fernando Manalac

M.D., MMM
Medical Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine at Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute

Ross Wodicka

M.D.
Orthopedic Sports Medicine Surgeon
Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute

Jimmy Chow

M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon Hedley Orthopaedic Institute

Patrick Meere

MDCM
Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU School of Medicine, the Director of Advanced Arthroplasty Research Laboratory and the Co-Director of the Robotics Center in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the NYU Langone Medical Center

Emmanuel Thienpont

M.D., Ph.D, MBA
Head of the Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc’s Knee Surgery Unit
Professor at Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL)

Carlos Lavernia

M.D.
Adjunct Professor Biomedical Engineering
University of Miami
Attending Surgeon
South Miami Hospital
Mercy Hospital
Mount Sinai Medical Center

Gregory Golladay

M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship Director, Adult Reconstruction
VCU School of Medicine

Thomas Minas

M.D.
Attending Orthopedic Surgeon at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital Director,Cartilage Repair Center

Hari Parvataneni

M.D.
Division Chief & Fellowship Program Director Arthroplasty & Joint Reconstruction Peter Gearen Endowed Professorship University of Florida

Fitz Wolfgang

M.D.
Associate Orthopedic Surgeon Brigham and Women’s Hospital Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery Harvard Medical School

William Jiranek

M.D.
Medical Director vice-chair in The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Duke Health

Tsun yee Law

M.D., MBA
Physician Scientist, Holy Cross Hospital

Johnny Huard

Ph.D
Distinguished Professor & Vice Chair for Research,
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston;
Medical School; Houston, Texas
Director, IMM Center for Tissue Engineering and Aging Research
Chief Scientific Officer
Director of the Center for Regenerative Sports Medicine
Steadman Philippon Research Institute, Vail, Colorado

Derek Cuff

M.D.
Suncoast Orthopaedics

Vani J. Sabesan

M.D.
Lang Family Distinguished Chair
in Orthopaedic Research
Cleveland Clinic Weston

Gerald R. Williams, Jr.

M.D.
Rothman Orthopaedic Institute

Joseph A. Abboud

M.D.
Senior VP Rothman Orthopaedics

Howard Routman

D.O., F.A.O.A.O
Atlantis Orthopaedics

Mark Pinto

M.D.
St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea Hospital.
CEO of Ortho Innovations, LLC

Harry Shufflebarger

M.D.
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

Dave Polly

M.D.
University of Minnesota

Stephen Badylak

M.D.
Medical City Alliance

Stephen Scibelli

M.D.
Memorial Hospital Jacksonville

Ron Lehman

M.D.
Columbia University

Hassan Serhan

Ph.D
Co-Founder and Treasurer, International Musculoskeletal Society (I.M.S.)

Rob Issacs

M.D.
Duke University

Jeff Cantor

M.D.
Cantor Spine Institute

Robert Masson

M.D.
Masson Spine Institute

Brian Badman

M.D.
Indy Shoulder

Bradley Edwards

M.D.
University of Texas Health Sciences

Nathen Everding

M.D.
Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists

Greg Gilot

M.D.
Cleveland Clinic Weston

Steven Goldberg

M.D.
Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Dean Harter

MD
Geisinger Medical Center

Brandon Horn

D.O.
Witham Orthopaedic Associates

Steve Kalandiak

M.D.
University of Miami Hospital

Andrew Malarkey

D.O.
Orthopedics Associates

Dragomir Mijic

D.O.
Center for Bone and Joint Disease

Enesi O. Momoh

M.D.
Mercy Health

John Uribe

M.D.
Miami Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute: Baptist Health South Florida

Gautam Yagnik

M.D.
Miami Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute: Baptist Health South Florida

Daniel B. Chan

M.D.
Memorial Healthcare System

Jonathan B. Courtney

M.D.
BocaCare Orthopedics

Alexander Van Der Ven

M.D.
Miami Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute: Baptist Health South Florida

Hernan A. Prieto

M.D.
University of Florida Gainesville

Stephen Schuzster

M.D.
Orthopaedics Associates of Hartford

Larry Taylor

A.T., C., CASC
President and CEO Practice Partners in Healthcare, Inc.

Jennie Oberkrom MSW, LCSW

Manager of Clinical Integration
Operation Food Search

Rachel Uzlik

Vice President
Quality Twin Cities Orthopedics

Brad Coffey

American Association of Orthopedoc Executives

Breanna Cunningham

President
Code Technology

Jan Vest

Former CEO
Signature Medical Group