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Leading RJOS into the Future

Our RJOS leaders are visionaries committed to the growth and development of RJOS and its members.

Board Members

Corinna CD Franklin, MD


Dr. Franklin's Biography

Jennifer M. Weiss, MD


Dr. Weiss' Biography

Linda Suleiman, MD


Dr. Suleiman's Biography

Anna Cohen-Rosenblum, MD


Dr. Cohen Rosenblum's Biography

Christen Russo, MD

Immediate Past President

Dr. Russo's Biography


Elizabeth Lieberman, MD


Megan Conti Mica, MD


Jothi Murali-Larson, MD


Committee Chairs

Lorraine A. T. Boakye, MD

Diversity Advisory Board (DAB) Liaison

Katherine Burns, MD

Mentoring/Professional Development Committee Co-Chair

Lisa K. Cannada, MD

Development Committee Chair

Heather Kong, MD

Education Committee Chair

Jamie Engel, MD

Technology/Communications Committee Chair

Arianna Gianakos, DO

Mentoring/Professional Development Committee Co-Chair

Dawn LaPorte, MD

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Task Force Chair

Kali Tileston, MD

Annual Meeting Program Committee Chair

Youssra  Marjoua, MD

Scientific Committee Chair

Maureen O'Shaughnessy, MD

Board of Specialties (BOS) Representative

Christen Russo, MD

Nominating Chair

Coleen Sabatini, MD

Membership Committee Chair

Jessica Schmerler

Medical  Student President

Linda Suleiman, MD

Board of Specialties (BOS) Representative

Jennifer Weiss, MD



We believe advancing the future of women in orthopaedics requires strong advocates that foster responsibility and action.

Resident Testimonial

“Through RJOS I found several mentors that not only have provided incredible career advice, but also personal advice. RJOS has shown me that it is possible to have a successful career as a female surgeon and a happy family.”

Josephine R. Coury, MD
Orthopedic Surgery Resident
Columbia University Medical Center

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