Dr. Robert Orfaly steps into two national roles

December 9, 2016

Robert Orfaly, M.D.Robert Orfaly, M.D., associate professor of orthopaedics and rehabilitation, OHSU School of Medicine, was recently elected by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Board of Councilors to serve as BOC Secretary.This is one of three leadership positions within the BOC and gives Dr. Orfaly a seat on the AAOS Board of Directors, which has final authority on all policy, bylaw and fiduciary decisions for the AAOS.

The BOC's 90-plus members are elected by state and regional orthopaedic societies, and serve as an advisory body to the AAOS Board of Directors and a resource to AAOS committees. In addition, the BOC manages AAOS' relations with the state and regional orthopaedic societies.

In addition, Dr. Orfaly was also recently selected to serve on the Executive Committee of the AMA Orthopaedic Council.

Dr. Orfaly is the current president of the Oregon Medical Association.


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