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Regis James O’Keefe, M.D., Ph.D. Named Chair at WUSTL

Regis James O'Keefe, M.D., Ph.D.

Regis James O’Keefe, M.D., Ph.D., an orthopedic oncologist who is director of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, has been named head of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.


Blanchard Heads MicroCHIPS

Cheryl Blanchard, Ph.D.

Cheryl Blanchard, Ph.D., Zimmer Holdings, Inc.’s former chief science officer, has been appointed CEO of MicroCHIPS, Inc. She also becomes a board member of the company.


Todd Albert, M.D.: New Role at ABJS

Todd Albert, M.D., FACS

Todd J. Albert, M.D., FACS, recently named Surgeon-in-Chief and Medical Director at Hospital for Special Surgery, has another new role. Dr. Albert has been named a board member of The Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons


2014 POSNA Humanitarian Award Recognizes Dr. Richard M. Schwend

Dr. Richard Schwend

In the subsequent weeks and months following an earthquake in Haiti, countless organizations gathered funds, materials, and volunteers to help the stricken nation. One of these volunteers was Richard M. Schwend, M.D., the 2014 Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America (POSNA) Humanitarian Award Winner.

Jeffrey Jones: New COO at Benvenue Medical

Jeffrey Jones

Benvenue Medical, Inc. has announced that Jeffrey Jones has joined the company as chief operating officer. Jones brings more than 20 years of related operations experience with both medical technology start-up and Fortune 500 companies to the newly created position.


Docs Help Docs Start Businesses

The Walters Physician Incubator 220

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

Kurt Spindler, M.D., Joins Cleveland Clinic

Kurt Spindler, M.D.

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.


Tributes to Dr. Castellvi

Dr. Castellvi and wife Ramona

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.


Hirigoyenberry-Lanson Named CMO at EOS

Fabienne Hirigoyenberry-Lanson, Ph.D.

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.