National Bone Health Alliance
Strong Bones America

Government Liaisons

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Anne Looker, PhD
Distinguished Consultant
National Center for Health Statistics

National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Saralyn Mark, MD
President, SolaMed Solutions and
Medical Consultant and Liaison to NASA

National Institutes of Health
Joan McGowan, PhD
Director, Division of Musculoskeletal Diseases
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Theresa Kehoe, MD
Medical Officer

Member spotlight

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Founded in 1933, the AAOS is the preeminent provider of musculoskeletal education to orthopaedic surgeons and others in the world. Its continuing medical education activities include a world-renowned Annual Meeting, multiple CME courses held around the country and at the Orthopaedic Learning Center, and various medical and scientific publications and electronic media materials. The American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons Founded by the Academy Board of Directors in 1997, the Association engages in health policy and advocacy activities on behalf of musculoskeletal patients and the profession of orthopaedic surgery.