2003 - 2005 ISAKOS Committee Members

Board of Directors


Executive Committee
Per A. Renström, MD, PhD SWEDEN, President
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES, First Vice President
Paolo Aglietti, MD ITALY, Second Vice President
Freddie H. Fu, MD UNITED STATES, Treasurer
Donald Hugh Johnson, MD, FRCSC CANADA, Secretary
Barry R. Tietjens, FRACS NEW ZEALAND, Past President

Members at Large
Stephen S. Burkhart, MD UNITED STATES
Lars Engebretsen, MD, PhD NORWAY
Pieter J. Erasmus, MBChB, MMed SOUTH AFRICA
Hideshige Moriya, MD JAPAN
Fernando Radice, MD CHILE
Marc R. Safran, MD, Prof. UNITED STATES
Robert Smigielski, MD, PhD POLAND
John Bartlett, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA AUSTRALIA
Gilberto L. Camanho, MD BRAZIL
Mahmut N. Doral, MD, Prof. TURKEY
Anastasios D. Georgoulis, MD, Prof. GREECE
Mitsuo Ochi, MD, PhD JAPAN



Arthroscopy Committee


Romain Seil, MD, Prof. LUXEMBOURG, Chair
C. Niek van Dijk, MD, PhD NETHERLANDS, Deputy Chair
Guillermo Arce, MD ARGENTINA
Mark Clatworthy, FRACS NEW ZEALAND
Michael Dienst, MD GERMANY
Patrick Djian, MD FRANCE
Bjorn Engstrom, MD, PhD, Assoc. Prof. SWEDEN
Alberto Gobbi, MD ITALY
Roger G Hackney, FRCS UNITED KINGDOM
Bent Wulff Jakobsen, MD DENMARK
Miguel Khoury, MD ARGENTINA
Paulo Roberto Rockett, MD BRAZIL
Marc R. Safran, MD, Prof. UNITED STATES



Bylaws Committee


John Bartlett, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA AUSTRALIA
Moises Cohen, MD, PhD, Prof. BRAZIL
Freddie H. Fu, MD UNITED STATES



Communications - Information Technology


Vladimir Bobic, MD, FRCSEd UNITED KINGDOM, Chair
Ron Arbel, MD ISRAEL
Magnus Forssblad, MD, PhD SWEDEN
Stephen W. Houseworth, MD, FACS UNITED STATES
Donald Hugh Johnson, MD, FRCSC CANADA
Burt Klos, MD, PhD NETHERLANDS
Eric C. McCarty, MD UNITED STATES



Communications - Newsletter





Communications - Publications


Kurt P. Spindler, MD UNITED STATES, Chair
Karl Benedetto, MD AUSTRIA
Stephen S. Burkhart, MD UNITED STATES
Ramon Cugat, MD, PhD SPAIN
Walton W. Curl, MD UNITED STATES
Mitsuo Ochi, MD, PhD JAPAN
Fernando Radice, MD CHILE
Barry R. Tietjens, FRACS NEW ZEALAND



Education Committee


Torsten Wredmark, MD, PhD SWEDEN, Chair
Anastasios D. Georgoulis, MD, Prof. GREECE, Deputy Chair
Charles H. Brown, Jr., MD UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ramon Cugat, MD, PhD SPAIN
Evan F Ekman, MD UNITED STATES
Andre Frank, MD FRANCE
Vicente Gutierrez, MD CHILE
Cristiano Frota de Souza Laurino, MD BRAZIL
Hideo Matsumoto, MD, PhD JAPAN
David R. McAllister, MD UNITED STATES
Kevin D. Plancher, MD, MPH UNITED STATES
David V. Rajan, MS(Orth), MNAMS(Orth), FRCS(G) INDIA
Boon-Keng Tay, MBBS, FRCS(Ed), FACS SINGAPORE
Edilson Schwansee Thiele, PhD BRAZIL
W. Jaap Willems, MD, PhD NETHERLANDS



Finance Committee


Per A. Renström, MD, PhD SWEDEN
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES
Paolo Aglietti, MD ITALY
Freddie H. Fu, MD UNITED STATES
Donald Hugh Johnson, MD, FRCSC CANADA
Barry R. Tietjens, FRACS NEW ZEALAND



Journal Advisory Task Force


Walton W. Curl, MD UNITED STATES, Chair
Paolo Aglietti, MD ITALY
Dieter Kohn, MD, PhD GERMANY
Alberto Pienovi, MD ARGENTINA
Boon-Keng Tay, MBBS, FRCS(Ed), FACS SINGAPORE



Knee Committee


Philippe Noel Neyret, MD, PhD, Prof. FRANCE, Co-Chairman
James Alan Rand, MD UNITED STATES, Co-Chairman
David S. Barrett, MD, FRCS UNITED KINGDOM
John Bartlett, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA AUSTRALIA
Pascal Medical Christel, MD, PhD UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Pieter J. Erasmus, MBChB, MMed SOUTH AFRICA
Karl Eriksson, MD, PhD, Asst. Prof. SWEDEN
Julian A. Feller, FRACS AUSTRALIA
Arnaldo J. Hernandez, MD, PhD BRAZIL
Stephen M. Howell, MD UNITED STATES
Robert J. Johnson, MD UNITED STATES
Dieter Kohn, MD, PhD GERMANY
Masahiro Kurosaka, MD JAPAN
Philipp Lobenhoffer, MD, Prof. GERMANY
Maurilio Marcacci, MD ITALY
Mitsuo Ochi, MD, PhD JAPAN
Lars Peterson, MD, PhD, Prof. SWEDEN
Michael Soudry, Prof. ISRAEL
René E. Verdonk, MD, PhD BELGIUM
Ate B. Wymenga, MD NETHERLANDS



Membership Committee


Luis A. Vargas, MD, PhD UNITED STATES, Chair
Mahmut N. Doral, MD, Prof. TURKEY, Deputy Chair
Rene J. Abdalla, MD, PhD BRAZIL
Gabriel Agar, MD ISRAEL
Mario Berenstein, MD ARGENTINA
Felipe E. Cámara, MD MEXICO
Paul Chee Cheng Chang, MBBS,FRCS SINGAPORE
João Espregueira-Mendes, MD, PhD PORTUGAL
Kyosuke Fujikawa, MD, Prof. JAPAN
Francisco B. Martinez, MD UNITED STATES
Nilesh J. Shah, MS(Orth) INDIA
Robert Smigielski, MD, PhD POLAND



Newsletter Editorial Board


Vladimir Bobic, MD, FRCSEd UNITED KINGDOM, Editorial Board
Moises Cohen, MD, PhD, Prof. BRAZIL, Editorial Board
Mark Ferguson, MD SINGAPORE, Editorial Board
Philippe P. Hardy, MD, PhD, Prof. FRANCE, Editorial Board
Seung-Ho Kim, MD, PhD KOREA, REPUBLIC OF, Editorial Board
Tomihisa Koshino, MD, PhD JAPAN, Editorial Board
Nicola Maffulli, MD, PhD, MS, FRCS(Orth) UNITED KINGDOM, Editorial Board
Peter T. Myers, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA AUSTRALIA, Editorial
Mitsuo Ochi, MD, PhD JAPAN, Editorial Board
Fernando Radice, MD CHILE, Editorial Board
Kurt P. Spindler, MD UNITED STATES, Editorial Board
Ronald M. Selby, MD UNITED STATES, Editor



Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Committee


Annunziato Amendola, MD UNITED STATES, Chair
Peter T. Myers, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA AUSTRALIA, Deputy Chair
Paul Chee Cheng Chang, MBBS,FRCS SINGAPORE
José F. Huylebroek, MD BELGIUM
Markku J. Jarvinen, Professor FINLAND
Francois M. Kelberine, MD FRANCE
Hartmut E A Krahl, MD, PhD GERMANY
Richard D. Parker, MD UNITED STATES
Halit Pinar, MD, Prof. TURKEY
Fernando Radice, MD CHILE
Rogerio Teixeira Silva, MD, PhD BRAZIL
Dean C. Taylor, MD UNITED STATES
Bruce C. Twaddle, MD, FRACS, Prof. NEW ZEALAND



Program Committee


Christopher D. Harner, MD UNITED STATES, Chair
Lars Engebretsen, MD, PhD NORWAY, Deputy Chair
Paolo Aglietti, MD ITALY
Annunziato Amendola, MD UNITED STATES
John Bartlett, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA AUSTRALIA
Moises Cohen, MD, PhD, Prof. BRAZIL
Mahmut N. Doral, MD, Prof. TURKEY
Ponky Firer, Prof. SOUTH AFRICA
Anastasios D. Georgoulis, MD, Prof. GREECE
Philippe P. Hardy, MD, PhD, Prof. FRANCE
Jon Karlsson, Prof. SWEDEN
Seung-Ho Kim, MD, PhD KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
Masahiro Kurosaka, MD JAPAN
Nicola Maffulli, MD, PhD, MS, FRCS(Orth) UNITED KINGDOM
Gideon Mann, MD, Prof. ISRAEL
Philippe Noel Neyret, MD, PhD, Prof. FRANCE
James Alan Rand, MD UNITED STATES
Per A. Renström, MD, PhD SWEDEN
Romain Seil, MD, Prof. LUXEMBOURG
Kurt P. Spindler, MD UNITED STATES
Savio L-Y. Woo, PhD, DSc, DEng UNITED STATES
Kazunori Yasuda, MD, PhD, Prof. JAPAN
Eduardo Zamudio, MD CHILE



Scientific Committee


Nicola Maffulli, MD, PhD, MS, FRCS(Orth) UNITED KINGDOM, Chair
Chih-Hwa Chen, MD, Prof. TAIWAN
Lars Engebretsen, MD, PhD NORWAY
Laurie A. Hiemstra, MD, PhD, FRCSC CANADA
Robert J. Johnson, MD UNITED STATES
Jon Karlsson, Prof. SWEDEN
Joseph Lowe, MD ISRAEL
Robert G. Marx, MD, MSc, FRCSC UNITED STATES
Margaret Lorraine Olmedo, MD UNITED STATES
Kurt P. Spindler, MD UNITED STATES
Jaime Mayer Wageck, MD BRAZIL
Savio L-Y. Woo, PhD, DSc, DEng UNITED STATES



Site Selection Committee


Barry R. Tietjens, FRACS NEW ZEALAND, Chair
Per A. Renström, MD, PhD SWEDEN, Deputy Chair
Paolo Aglietti, MD ITALY
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES
Peter J. Fowler, MD, FRCSC CANADA
Roland P. Jakob, Professor Emeritus SWITZERLAND
Gary G. Poehling, MD UNITED STATES



Strategic Planning Committee


Gary G. Poehling, MD UNITED STATES, Chair
Kenneth E. DeHaven, MD UNITED STATES, Deputy Chair
Roland P. Jakob, Professor Emeritus SWITZERLAND, Deputy Chair
Karl Benedetto, MD AUSTRIA
John A. Bergfeld, MD UNITED STATES
Kai-Ming Chan, MBBS, MCh(Orth), FRCPS(G), FRCS(E), FRCSEd(Orth) HONG KONG
Walton W. Curl, MD UNITED STATES
Peter J. Fowler, MD, FRCSC CANADA
Freddie H. Fu, MD UNITED STATES
William E. Garrett, Jr., MD, PhD UNITED STATES
Donald Hugh Johnson, MD, FRCSC CANADA
Robert J. Johnson, MD UNITED STATES
Alberto Pienovi, MD ARGENTINA
Konsei Shino, MD, PhD JAPAN
Boon-Keng Tay, MBBS, FRCS(Ed), FACS SINGAPORE
René E. Verdonk, MD, PhD BELGIUM
Eduardo Zamudio, MD CHILE



Upper Extremity Committee


Philippe P. Hardy, MD, PhD, Prof. FRANCE, Chair
William B. Kibler, MD UNITED STATES, Deputy Chair
Robert A. Arciero, MD UNITED STATES
Gregory I. Bain, MBBS, FRACS, PhD AUSTRALIA
Klaus Bak, MD DENMARK
Stephen S. Burkhart, MD UNITED STATES
Benno Ejnisman, MD BRAZIL
Mark Ferguson, MD SINGAPORE
Seung-Ho Kim, MD, PhD KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
Philippe Landreau, MD UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Mario V. Larrain, MD ARGENTINA
Anthony Miniaci, MD, FRCSC UNITED STATES
Luigi A. Pederzini, MD ITALY
W. Jaap Willems, MD, PhD NETHERLANDS

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