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Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Mon, March 31st, 2014
Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) is announcing that Tad Gerlinger, M.D. has come on board. Dr. Gerlinger is a board-certified joint replacement surgeon who served for many years in the U.S. Army Medical Corps.
Orthofix International N.V. continues its transformation with the announcement on March 24, 2014, that Ron Matricaria is the company’s new chairman of the board.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Wed, March 26th, 2014
Mary B. Goldring, Ph.D., senior scientist at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City, has been named president of the Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS).
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Sun, March 23rd, 2014
The orthopedics world lost a sports medicine pioneer. Frank Jobe, M.D., co-founder of the famed Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic.
Biloine W. Young • Fri, March 14th, 2014
Kenneth Burhop, Ph.D. has joined Integra LifeSciences Holding Corporation as corporate vice president and chief scientific officer.
Biloine W. Young • Tue, February 25th, 2014
Have an idea for a business? A husband and wife doctor team believes it can help entrepreneurial-minded physicians contribute to their field. Tim Gueramy and Tracey Haas, both M.D.s, have launched The Walters Physician Incubator
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Thu, February 20th, 2014
Dr. Spindler has joined Cleveland Clinic as the Vice Chairman of Research in the Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute, the Director of Orthopaedic Clinical Outcomes, and the Academic Director of Cleveland Clinic Sports Health.
Walter Eisner • Mon, February 17th, 2014
Readers of Orthopedics This Week paid tribute to Antonio Castellvi, M.D. last week by registering the highest number of pageviews we’ve ever had for a story of a surgeon. Readers also paid tribute with their words. Below are some of the comments.
Biloine W. Young • Mon, February 10th, 2014
The directors of Amedica Corporation has named Jeff White to its board of directors.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Mon, February 3rd, 2014
The 2D/3D pioneers at EOS imaging have announced the appointment of Fabienne Hirigoyenberry-Lanson, Ph.D., as the company’s first Chief Medical Officer.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Thu, January 16th, 2014
Steve H. Yoon, M.D. has joined the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles as a shareholder.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Wed, January 15th, 2014
Edward C. Yang, M.D., has been named Chief of Orthopaedics at Mount Sinai Queens. Dr. Yang is also a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
Walter Eisner • Tue, January 14th, 2014
George Dunbar, Jr. is taking over as CEO and president of ISTO Technologies, Inc. Dunbar has over 25 years of experience in the field of life science tools, diagnostics and medical devices as an investment banker, president, CEO and board chairman.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Thu, January 9th, 2014
SpineGuard is announcing that Pierre Guyot has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Guyot has served as chief executive officer and Board Director of Mölnlycke Healthcare since 2007, leading the development of this Swedish corporation both in terms of growth and profitability.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Wed, January 8th, 2014
E. Michael Lucero, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon with over 20 years of clinical experience, has joined The CORE Institute in Phoenix, Arizona.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Tue, December 31st, 2013
The Department of Radiology & Imaging at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has announced that Hollis G. Potter, M.D. as its new Chairman.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Thu, December 19th, 2013
Professor Dr. Jack Taunton from the University of British Columbia (UBC) has been named the 2014 B.C. Sports Hall of Fame and Museum inductee for his outstanding contributions as an athlete, community builder and sports medicine physician
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Fri, December 13th, 2013
The CORE Institute announced that Victor E. Nwosu, DPM joined its provider team on December 2, 2013. He will primarily be practicing in their Southfield clinic location.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Thu, December 12th, 2013
Scott Carroll, M.D., a 53-year old hand surgeon from North Platte, Nebraska, was killed in an automobile accident in Colorado. He was widely loved, and was known as a ‘rock star’ by his pediatric patients.
Walter Eisner • Mon, December 9th, 2013
Stephen MacMillan is returning to the medical device industry as president and CEO of Hologic, Inc.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Wed, December 4th, 2013
Elizabeth G. Matzkin, M.D., a sports medicine specialist in the Department of Orthopedics at BWH, will serve as the team physician, with supporting coverage from other orthopedic experts from BWH through its Health Care Center.
Walter Eisner • Mon, November 25th, 2013
Our friends at Retraction Watch (RW) reported on November 11, 2013, that a third orthopedic medical journal has retracted a paper submitted by San Diego-based orthopedic surgeon, Harish Hosalkar, M.D.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Wed, November 20th, 2013
Frank J. Boutin Sr., a surgeon known by many as the “father of orthopedics” in Sacramento, has passed away at the age of 93. He leaves behind a cadre of family, friends, colleagues and patients whose lives were touched by the “gentleman surgeon.”
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Tue, November 12th, 2013
Orchid Orthpedic Solutions has announced that it is welcoming a new division Lean leader, Tim Lemmen, Ph.D. Dr. Lemmen has a wide variety of experience at GE, NCR, Morton Thiokol and Electrolux in technical, operational and customer facing roles.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Wed, November 6th, 2013
James C. Wittig, M.D., orthopedic oncologist and sarcoma surgeon, has been appointed Vice Chairman of Orthopedic Surgery and Education & Research at Hackensack University Medical Center (UMC).
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Mon, October 28th, 2013
Orchid Orthopedic Solutions is proud to announce the promotions of two key individuals. Joe Zuzula has been named Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Bill Ditty is being elevated to the position of Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Compliance.
Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Mon, October 7th, 2013
Kenneth Haire has been named as a new director at Millstone Medical Outsourcing, LLC. Haire, who will lead the team as Director of Quality Systems in Olive Branch, Mississippi.
Walter Eisner • Fri, October 4th, 2013
Stryker Corporation Chairman Emeritus John Brown has received the first-ever AdvaMed Lifetime Achievement Award.