2001 - 2003 ISAKOS Committee Members

Board of Directors


Executive Committee
Barry R. Tietjens, FRACS NEW ZEALAND, President
Per A. Renström, MD, PhD SWEDEN, First Vice President
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES, Second Vice President
Kai-Ming Chan, MBBS, MCh(Orth), FRCPS(G), FRCS(E), FRCSEd(Orth) HONG KONG, Treasurer
Freddie H. Fu, MD UNITED STATES, Vice Treasurer
Donald Hugh Johnson, MD, FRCSC CANADA, Secretary
Roland P. Jakob, Professor Emeritus SWITZERLAND, Past President

Members at Large
Per A. Renström, MD, PhD SWEDEN
Barry R. Tietjens, FRACS NEW ZEALAND
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES
Kai-Ming Chan, MBBS, MCh(Orth), FRCPS(G), FRCS(E), FRCSEd(Orth) HONG KONG
Freddie H. Fu, MD UNITED STATES
Donald Hugh Johnson, MD, FRCSC CANADA
Roland P. Jakob, Professor Emeritus SWITZERLAND
F. Alan Barber, MD UNITED STATES
John Bartlett, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA AUSTRALIA
Gilberto L. Camanho, MD BRAZIL
Ramon Cugat, MD, PhD SPAIN
Mahmut N. Doral, MD, Prof. TURKEY
Mark Ferguson, MD SINGAPORE
Andre Frank, MD FRANCE
Anastasios D. Georgoulis, MD, Prof. GREECE
Masahiro Kurosaka, MD JAPAN
Mitsuo Ochi, MD, PhD JAPAN
Alberto Pienovi, MD ARGENTINA
W. Jaap Willems, MD, PhD NETHERLANDS



Arthroscopy Committee


Andre Frank, MD FRANCE, Chair
Romain Seil, MD, Prof. LUXEMBOURG, Deputy Chair
J.W. Thomas Byrd, MD UNITED STATES
Rodolfo Carpignano, MD ARGENTINA
Ezequiel C. Hidalgo, MD UNITED STATES
Bent Wulff Jakobsen, MD DENMARK
Hideshige Moriya, MD JAPAN
Halit Pinar, MD, Prof. TURKEY
C. Niek van Dijk, MD, PhD NETHERLANDS
Eduardo Zamudio, MD CHILE



Bylaws Committee


Per A. Renström, MD, PhD SWEDEN, Chair
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES, Deputy Chair
James C. Chow, MD UNITED STATES
Moises Cohen, MD, PhD, Prof. BRAZIL



Communications Committee


Donald Hugh Johnson, MD, FRCSC CANADA, Chair
F. Alan Barber, MD UNITED STATES, Deputy Chair
Vladimir Bobic, MD, FRCSEd UNITED KINGDOM
Fernando Radice, MD CHILE
Ronald M. Selby, MD UNITED STATES



Education Committee


W. Jaap Willems, MD, PhD NETHERLANDS, Chair
Torsten Wredmark, MD, PhD SWEDEN, Deputy Chair
Ramon Cugat, MD, PhD SPAIN
James C. Esch, MD UNITED STATES
Vicente Gutierrez, MD CHILE
Hideo Matsumoto, MD, PhD JAPAN
David V. Rajan, MS(Orth), MNAMS(Orth), FRCS(G) INDIA



Finance Committee


Kai-Ming Chan, MBBS, MCh(Orth), FRCPS(G), FRCS(E), FRCSEd(Orth) HONG KONG, Chair
Freddie H. Fu, MD UNITED STATES, Deputy Chair
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES
Roland P. Jakob, Professor Emeritus SWITZERLAND
Donald Hugh Johnson, MD, FRCSC CANADA
Per A. Renström, MD, PhD SWEDEN
Barry R. Tietjens, FRACS NEW ZEALAND



Knee Committee


Paolo Aglietti, MD ITALY, Chair
James Alan Rand, MD UNITED STATES, Deputy Chair
David S. Barrett, MD, FRCS UNITED KINGDOM
Michael A. Kelly, MD UNITED STATES
Tomihisa Koshino, MD, PhD JAPAN
Urs Munzinger, MD SWITZERLAND
Philippe Noel Neyret, MD, PhD, Prof. FRANCE
Mitsuo Ochi, MD, PhD JAPAN
Paulo Roberto Rockett, MD BRAZIL
Michael Soudry, Prof. ISRAEL



Membership Committee


Moises Cohen, MD, PhD, Prof. BRAZIL, Chair
J. Mário Beça, MD PORTUGAL
Walton W. Curl, MD UNITED STATES
Mark Ferguson, MD SINGAPORE
Kyosuke Fujikawa, MD, Prof. JAPAN
Robert Wen-Wei Hsu, MD TAIWAN
Dieter Kohn, MD, PhD GERMANY
Luis A. Vargas, MD, PhD UNITED STATES



Newsletter Editorial Board


Stephen S. Burkhart, MD UNITED STATES, Editor
Roland P. Jakob, Professor Emeritus SWITZERLAND, Associate Editor



Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Committee


Annunziato Amendola, MD UNITED STATES, Chair
Peter T. Myers, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA AUSTRALIA, Deputy Chair
Joao A. Grangeiro-Neto, MD, MS BRAZIL
Arnaldo J. Hernandez, MD, PhD BRAZIL
José F. Huylebroek, MD BELGIUM
Hartmut E A Krahl, MD, PhD GERMANY
Hans H. Paessler, MD THAILAND
Christer G. Rolf, MD, PhD UNITED KINGDOM
Kurt P. Spindler, MD UNITED STATES



Program Committee


John Bartlett, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA AUSTRALIA, Chair
Christopher D. Harner, MD UNITED STATES, Deputy Chair
Rene J. Abdalla, MD, PhD BRAZIL
Paolo Aglietti, MD ITALY
Annunziato Amendola, MD UNITED STATES
Stephen S. Burkhart, MD UNITED STATES
Mahmut N. Doral, MD, Prof. TURKEY
Andre Frank, MD FRANCE
Anastasios D. Georgoulis, MD, Prof. GREECE
Stephen M. Howell, MD UNITED STATES
Masahiro Kurosaka, MD JAPAN
Anthony Miniaci, MD, FRCSC UNITED STATES
Alberto Pienovi, MD ARGENTINA
Per A. Renström, MD, PhD SWEDEN
Konsei Shino, MD, PhD JAPAN
Russell Ja Tregonning, MBChb, FRACS NEW ZEALAND
W. Jaap Willems, MD, PhD NETHERLANDS
Savio L-Y. Woo, PhD, DSc, DEng UNITED STATES



Scientific Committee


Nicola Maffulli, MD, PhD, MS, FRCS(Orth) UNITED KINGDOM, Chair
Lars Engebretsen, MD, PhD NORWAY
Robert J. Johnson, MD UNITED STATES
Jon Karlsson, Prof. SWEDEN
Jaime Mayer Wageck, MD BRAZIL
Savio L-Y. Woo, PhD, DSc, DEng UNITED STATES
Kazunori Yasuda, MD, PhD, Prof. JAPAN



Site Selection Committee


Roland P. Jakob, Professor Emeritus SWITZERLAND, Chair
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES, Deputy Chair
Peter J. Fowler, MD, FRCSC CANADA
Donald Hugh Johnson, MD, FRCSC CANADA
Gary G. Poehling, MD UNITED STATES
Barry R. Tietjens, FRACS NEW ZEALAND



Strategic Planning Committee


Gary G. Poehling, MD UNITED STATES, Chair
Wahid Al-Kharusi, MD UNITED STATES, Deputy Chair
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES
Gilberto L. Camanho, MD BRAZIL
Brian H Casey, MD AUSTRALIA
Walton W. Curl, MD UNITED STATES
David James Dandy, MD, FRCS UNITED KINGDOM
Kenneth E. DeHaven, MD UNITED STATES
Freddie H. Fu, MD UNITED STATES
M. Mike Malek, MD UNITED STATES
Gideon Mann, MD, Prof. ISRAEL
John B. McGinty, MD UNITED STATES
Konsei Shino, MD, PhD JAPAN
René E. Verdonk, MD, PhD BELGIUM



Upper Extremity Committee


Stephen S. Burkhart, MD UNITED STATES, Chair
Philippe P. Hardy, MD, PhD, Prof. FRANCE, Deputy Chair
James J. Lam, FRCS HONG KONG
Mario V. Larrain, MD ARGENTINA
Daniel A. Slullitel, MD, Prof. ARGENTINA
Kevin P Speer, MD UNITED STATES
W. Jaap Willems, MD, PhD NETHERLANDS

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