For Immediate Release:
March 26, 2015

Daniel C. Farber, MD, elected to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Board


LAS VEGAS—Philadelphia orthopaedic surgeon Daniel C. Farber, MD, was elected to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Board of Directors at its 2015 Annual Meeting.


Dr. Farber is assistant professor of clinical orthopaedic surgery and foot and ankle surgery, and is the foot and ankle fellowship director and director of foot and ankle research at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Farber was an AAOS Leadership Fellow in 2013. He also has been very involved with the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) serving as chair of the Fellowship Match Committee and Fellowship Curriculum task force.


Dr. Farber received a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College and a medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He completed an internship in general surgery and residency in orthopaedic surgery at Pennsylvania State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, and a fellowship in foot and ankle orthopaedics at Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Fla.




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President – David Teuscher, MD

1st Vice President – Gerald R. Williams, Jr., MD

2nd Vice President – William J. Maloney III, MD

AAOS Board of Directors:

Treasurer – Ken Yamaguchi, MD, MBA

Member at Large – Howard R. Epps, MD

Member at Large – Daniel C. Farber, MD

Chair of the BOC – David J. Mansfield

Chair of the BOS – David Alexander Halsey, MD

Lay Member – Ken Sowards

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