Emerging Leaders Forum 


About the Emerging Leaders Forum


The Emerging Leaders Forum is the key in-person meeting of the Emerging Leaders Program and offers members of the Emerging Leaders Program one-and-a-half days of leadership-focused sessions. 

2017 Chair, Gregory J. Della Rocca, MD, PhD, FACS -- and the Young Leaders Taskforce -- have planned an interactive, engaging 2017 Emerging Leaders Forum. This will be held just prior to the start of the AOA Annual Meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina. 

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Sessions include: 

8:45am     
Welcome 

9:05am
 The Orthopaedic Leader and Feedback
 Robert Fox, EdD

12:05pm
 Lunch 

1:05pm
 Presentations:
 AOA's Own the Bone
 Traveling Fellowships
 OMeGA Medical Grants Association

1:35pm

 Critical Issues: Diversity in Orthopaedics 
 Moderator: Benjamin A. Alman, MD, FAOA 
 Mary I. O'Connor, MD, FAOA
 Scott E. Porter, MD, MBA,FACS, FAOA 
 Michael Suk, MD, JD, MPH, FACS, FAOA,  
 Jennifer Moriatis Wolf, MD, FAOA

3:40pm
 Managing Your Professional Brand
 Blair Primis 

6:00pm
 Emerging Leaders Forum Reception

7:30pm  Adjournment

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Sessions include:

 8:00am     

  Lateral Leadership
 Eric Henry, JD, CMPartners

11:15am





 Business of Health Care: Executive Education, Career Development, and the Orthopaedist
 David E. Attarian, MD, FACS, FAOA
 Richard H. Gelberman, MD, FAOA
 Douglas W. Lundy, MD, MBA, FAOA
 George V. Russell, Jr. MD, MBA, FAOA

12:45pm

 Closing Comments, Past President Introductions

1:00pm  Leadership Lunch: Emerging Leaders, AOA Members