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About OREF

Governance

OREF is led by a Board of Trustees comprising orthopaedic surgeons representing multiple sub specialties and geographic regions, as well as key members of the business community including representatives of the financial community and the orthopaedic industry.

The Board oversees the activities of the OREF leadership team including its Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating and Financial Officer, and Vice Presidents of Individual Development, Strategic Partnerships and Grants.

2018-2019 Board of Trustees


Officers

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President
Michael L. Parks, MD
New York, NY
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President-Elect
Richard F. Kyle, MD
Long Lake, MN
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Secretary-Treasurer
James G. Borovsky
Glencoe, IL
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Past President
David G. Lewallen, MD
Rochester, MN

Trustees

Jeffrey S. Abrams, MD
Princeton, NJ
Chair, Corporate Development
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Christopher R. Adams, MD
Naples, FL
Jeremie M. Axe, MD
Jeremie M. Axe, MD
Newark, DE
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B. Sonny Bal, MD, JD, MBA
Jefferson City, MO
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Nicholas M. Bernthal, MD
Santa Monica, CA
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Matthew B. Dobbs, MD
St. Louis, MO
Chair, Grants Committee
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Eric V. Dremel
Chicago, IL
OREF Trustee David Dvorak
David C. Dvorak, JD
Fort Wayne, IN
Vice Chair, Corporate Development
James R. Ficke, MD
Baltimore, MD
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Letha Y. Griffin, MD, PhD
Atlanta, GA
Chair, Communications Committee
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Farshid Guilak, PhD
St. Louis, MO
Karen L. Hackett
Karen L. Hackett
Amelia Island, FL
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Mary Lloyd Ireland, MD
Lexington, KY
Chair, Annual Giving
Joshua J. Jacobs, MD
Chicago, IL
Treasurer-Elect
Chair, Mentorship Committee
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Lawrence G. Lenke, MD
New York, NY
Vice Chair, Corporate Development
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Timothy J. Luchetti, MD
Chicago, IL
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William C. McMaster, MD
Orange, CA
Andrew N. Pollak, MD
Andrew N. Pollak, MD
Baltimore, MD
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Thomas P. Sculco, MD
New York, NY
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Richard F. Santore, MD
San Diego, CA
Emeritus
Chair, Ind. Development