OTA Welcomes New and Transitioning Board Members and Committee Chairs

By OTA Community posted 10-19-2022 15:06


New and transitioning OTA Board members:

The complete leadership listing can be viewed on the OTA website.

  • President: Brendan M. Patterson, MD
  • President-Elect: Emil H. Schemitsch, MD
  • 2nd President Elect: Douglas W. Lundy, MD
  • Immediate Past President: Michael T. Archdeacon, MD
  • 2nd Past President: Heather A. Vallier, MD
  • Member at Large: George V. Russell, MD

Sincere gratitude for their strong leadership and dedication is extended to the following OTA Board members who have completed their terms:

  • Michael D. McKee, MD – Presidential Line
  • Joseph R Hsu, MD – Member at Large

New OTA committee chairs:

  • Justin Haller, MD – Basic Science
  • Clay Spitler, MD – Evidence Based Quality, Value & Safety
  • Michael J. Weaver, MD – Fellowship and Career Choices
  • Michelle Gosselin, MD – Military
  • Brian P. Cunningham, MD – Practice Management
  • Prism Schneider, MD, PHD  – Research
  • Milton T.M. Little, MD – Membership

Thank you to our outgoing committee chairs:

  • Aaron Nauth, MD – Basic Science
  • Jaimo Ahn, MD, PhD – Evidence Based Quality, Value & Safety
  • Madhav A. Karunakar, MD – Fellowship and Career Choices
  • Christopher T. LeBrun, Col (ret), USAF, MD – Military
  • Frank A. Liporace, MD – Practice Management
  • Andrew Trenholm, MD – Research
  • Marcus F. Sciadini, MD – Membership