AOSpine International Board
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Chairperson K. Daniel Riew   
Education Bryan Ashman Research Shanmuganathan Rajasekaran
Community Development Klaus Schnake AOSAP Chairperson Chung Chek Wong
AOSEU Chairperson Giuseppe Barbagallo AOSME Chairperson Abdulaziz Al-Mutair
AOSLA Chairperson Asdrubal Falavigna AOSNA Chairperson Darrel Brodke
Executive director Jayr Bass Member Representative AlaaEldin Ahmad
Member Representative Elect Massimo Balsano   
AOSpine Asia Pacific Board
The AOSpine Asia Pacific Board (AOSAP) is the operational body of AOSpine International focused on activities within Asia Pacific. AOSAP is a body of surgeons, who have responsibility and accountability for delivering valued products and services to Asia Pacific members. The AOSAP Board is elected by the delegate members of the AOSpine Asia Pacific Country Chapters.
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Chairperson Chung Chek Wong   
Past Chairperson Paul Thng Education (Ortho) Manabu Ito
Education (Neuro) Satish Rudrappa Community Development Yong Hai
Research Jong-Beom Park Spine centers & fellowships Yu Liang
Regional director Kenneth Kam   
AOSpine European Board
The AOSpine European Board (AOSEU) is the operational body of AOSpine International focused on activities within Europe. AOSEU is a body of surgeons, who have responsibility and accountability for delivering valued products and services to European members. The AOSEU Board is elected by the delegate members of the AOSpine European Country Chapters.
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Chairperson Giuseppe Barbagallo   
Past Chairperson Claudio Lamartina Education Claudius Thomé
Community Development Zdenek Klezl Spine centers & fellowships Teresa Bas
Research Giovanni Barbanti Brodano Regional director Jörg Maassen
AOSpine Latin American Board
The AOSpine Latin American Board (AOSLA) is the operational body of AOSpine International focused on activities within Latin America. AOSLA is a body of surgeons, who have responsibility and accountability for delivering valued products and services to Latin American & Central American members. The AOSLA Board is elected by the delegate members of the AOSpine Latin American Country Chapters.
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Chairperson Asdrubal Falavigna   
Past Chairperson Roberto Chapa Spine centers & fellowships Emiliano Vialle
Research Jose María Jimenez Community Development Jaime Segura
Regional director Antonio Machado Education Néstor Taboada
AOSpine North America Board
The AOSpine North America Board (AOSNA) is the operational body of AOSpine International focused on activities within North America. AOSNA is a body of surgeons, who have responsibility and accountability for delivering valued products and services to North American members. The AOSNA Board is elected by the delegate members of North America.
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Chairperson Darrel Brodke   
Past Chairperson Michael Fehlings Research James Harrop
Community Development Lali Sekhon Regional director Elizabeth Walker
AOSpine Middle East Board
The AOSpine Middle East Board (AOSME) is the operational body of AOSpine International focused on activities within the Middle East and North Africa. AOSME is a body of surgeons, who have responsibility and accountability for delivering valued products and services to Middle Eastern and North African members. The AOSME Board is elected by the delegate members of the AOSpine Middle East and North African Country Chapters.
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Chairperson Abdulaziz Al-Mutair   
Education (Ortho) Mohammad El-Sharkawi Education (Neuro) Ghassan Skaf
Community Development Mohamed Abdel-Wanis Spine centers & fellowships Amer Aziz
Research Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar Regional director Jörg Maassen
AOSpine Education Commission
The AOSpine Education Commission (AOSEC) is the education steering body of AOSpine International. Its role is to:

a) develop consistent and practical educational programs, strategies, and tools for implementation by the AOSpine Regions
b) leverage and share educational resources across the AOSpine Regions
c) plan and manage multi-regional educational events

The Commission consists of a Chairperson, who is an Executive Member of the AOSpine International Board, the past Chairperson, and an education representative (1 per region) of each of the AOSpine Regional Boards.

Emeritus Chairperson: Germá​​​​​​​​​n Ochoa
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Chairperson Bryan Ashman   
Commission member John DeVine Commission member Mohammad El-Sharkawi
Commission member Satish Rudrappa Commission member Néstor Taboada
Commission member Claudius Thomé Past Chairperson Michael Grevitt
AOSpine Research Commission
Responsible for running global research initiatives, sharing expertise, and leveraging resources across regions. This body defines, integrates, and implements coherent policies for the good of the whole organization.
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Chairperson Shanmuganathan Rajasekaran   
North America Representative James Harrop Middle East Representative Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
Asia Pacific Representative Jong-Beom Park Europe Representative Giovanni Barbanti Brodano
Latin America Representative Jose María Jimenez AO Research Institute Representative Mauro Alini
Knowledge Forum Deformity Representative Marinus de Kleuver Knowledge Forum Tumor Representative Charles Fisher
AOCID Representative Martin Schuler Knowledge Forum Degenerative/Biologics Representative Jeffrey Wang
Knowledge Forum Spinal Cord Injury Representative Michael Fehlings Knowledge Forum Trauma Representative Cumhur Oner
Chairperson Elect Dino Samartzis   
AOSpine Community Development Commission
The AOSpine Community Development Commission (AOSCDC) is the Marketing Steering body of AOSpine International. It's role is to:

a) develop consistent and practical marketing programs, strategies, and tools for implementation by the AOSpine Regions
b) leverage and share marketing resources across the AOSpine Regions
c) enforce AOSpine's brand and corporate identity
d) manage alliances been AOSpine and other academic bodies
e) develop and run the AOSpine website

The Commission consists of a Chairperson, who is an Executive Member of the AOSpine International Board, the past Chairperson, and marketing representatives of each of the AOSpine Regional Boards.
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Chairperson Klaus Schnake   
Chairperson Elect Norman Chutkan Commission member Mohamed Abdel-Wanis
Commission member Yong Hai Commission member Zdenek Klezl
Commission member Jaime Segura Commission member Lali Sekhon
AOSpine Technical Commission
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Chairperson Maarten Spruit   
Commission member Bryan Ashman Commission member Michael Grevitt
Commission member Roger Härtl Commission member Frank Kandziora
Commission member Christian Mazel Commission member Venugopal Menon
Commission member Jean Ouellet Commission member Jack Zigler
Asia Pacific Education Committee
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Committee Member Sandip Chatterjee   
Committee Member Kyu-Jung Cho Committee Member Yasutsugu Yukawa
Asia Pacific Community Development Committee
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Committee Member Yong Hai   
Committee Member Hideki Nagashima Committee Member Ye-Soo Park
Committee Member Rushama Tandon   
Asia Pacific Research Committee
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Committee Member Yong-Eun CHO   
Committee Member Kazuhiro Hasegawa Committee Member J Naresh Babu
Committee Member Qiang Qi   
Asia Pacific Referenc Center and Fellowship Committee
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Committee Member Arvind Kulkarni   
Committee Member Naohisa Miyakoshi Committee Member Jin S. Yeom
North America Education Committee (AOSNAEC)
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Chairperson John DeVine   
Committee Member Michelle Clarke Committee Member David Gloystein
Committee Member Roger Härtl Committee Member Bradley Jacobs
Committee Member Eric Klineberg Committee Member Alpesh Patel
Past Chairperson Joseph Cheng   
North America Research Committee (AOSNARC)
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Chairperson James Harrop   
Committee Member Samuel Cho Committee Member Brian Kwon
Committee Member Ahmad Nassr Committee Member Justin Smith
Past Chairperson Thomas Mroz   
North America Community Development Committee (AOSNACDC)
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Chairperson Lali Sekhon   
Committee Member Eric Massicotte Committee Member Ripul Panchal
Committee Member Patrick Pritchard   
North America Fellowship Committee
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Chairperson Theodore Choma   
Committee Member Christina Goldstein Committee Member Brandon Lawrence
Committee Member Robert Molinari Committee Member Daniel Sciubba
AOSpine Argentina Council
The AOSpine Argentina Council (AOSAR) is the Steering body of AOSpine Argentina Country Chapter. The Chairperson of AOSAR reports into the AOSpine Latin American (AOSLA) Board, and the Councilors report to the respective AOSLA Board members via the relevant pan Latin American committee. The role of AOSAR Council is to:

a) To develop local (national) programs, forums, and activities that makes membership of AOSpine attractive and appealing
b) To encourage AOSpine members within their national boundary to interact and work to advance AOSpine's vision and mission
c) To create a democratic network of spine specialists as members of AOSpine within the country
d) To ensure local diversity, needs, and aspirations of AOSpine members are fully expressed, represented, and promoted to the AOSLA Board
e) To build alliances and relations between the Country Chapter and other academic associations within the country

The AOSAR Council is democratically elected every three years by all delegates of the AOSpine Argentina Country Chapter.
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Chairperson Juan Guyot   
Education (Ortho) Rodrigo Remondino Education (Neuro) Pablo Jalón
Community Development Pablo Barbieri Research Claudio Fernandez
AOSpine Australia/New Zealand Council
The AOSpine Australia/New Zealand Council (AOSAUNZ) is the Steering body of AOSpine Australia/New Zealand Country Chapters. The Chairperson of AOSAUNZ reports into the AOSpine Asia Pacific (AOSAP) Board, and the Councilors report to the respective AOSAP Board members via the relevant pan Asia Pacific committee. The role of AOSAUNZ Council is to:

a) To develop local (national) programs, forums, and activities that makes membership of AOSpine attractive and appealing
b) To encourage AOSpine members within their national boundary to interact and work to advance AOSpine's vision and mission
c) To create a democratic network of spine specialists as members of AOSpine within the country
d) To ensure local diversity, needs, and aspirations of AOSpine members are fully expressed, represented, and promoted to the AOSAP Board
e) To build alliances and relations between the Country Chapter and other academic associations within the country

The AOSAUNZ Council is democratically elected every three years by all delegates of the AOSpine Australia/New Zealand Country Chapter.
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Chairperson Robert Kuru   
Past Chairperson Jeremy Evison Spine centers & fellowships Mitchell Hansen