Board Members

Board members

Executive Committee 2019

Xavier Griffin

Congress Chair
Orthopaedic Surgeon
UK

Paul Mitchell

Communications Director
Scientist
New Zealand

David Marsh

General Secretary / Regionalisation Committee Chair
Orthopaedic Surgeon

UK

Paolo Falaschi

Past President / Nominations Committee Chair / Education Committee Chair
Geriatrician
Italy

Matt Costa

President
Orthopaedic Surgeon
UK

Dieu Donné Niesten

Treasurer
Orthopaedic Surgeon
The Netherlands

Jay Magaziner

Scientific Committee Chair
Scientist
USA

Former Executive Committees
2018
Paolo Falaschi, UK, Geriatrician, President
Matt Costa, UK, Orthopaedic Surgeon, President-Elect
Henrik Palm, Denmark, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Past President
Emer Ahern, Ireland,Geriatrician, Congress Chair
Conor Hurson, Ireland, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Congress Chair
David Marsh, UK, Orthopaedic Surgeon, General Secretary
Dieu Donné Niesten, The Netherlands, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Treasurer
Jay Magaziner, USA, Scientist, Scientific Committee Chair
Karsten Dreinhöfer, Germany, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Nominations Committee Chair

2017
Karsten Dreinhoefer, Germany, Orthopaedic Surgeon, President
Henrik Palm, Denmark, Orthopaedic Surgeon, President-elect (+ Treasurer)
Maria Crotty, Australia, Geriatrician, Past President
Paolo Falaschi, Italy, Geriatrician, Congress Chair
Dieu Donné Niesten, Netherlands, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Interim Treasurer
Santosh Rath, India, Orthopaedic Surgeon, General Secretary
Hiroshi Hagino, Japan, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Scientific Committee Chair
David Marsh, UK, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Nominations Committee Chair

2016
Karsten Dreinhoefer, Germany, Orthopaedic Surgeon, President
Henrik Palm, Denmark, Orthopaedic Surgeon, President-Elect (+ Treasurer)
Maria Crotty, Australia, Geriatrician, Past President
Paolo Falaschi, Italy, Geriatrician, Congress Chair
Dieu Donné Niesten, Netherlands, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Interim Treasurer
Santosh Rath, India, Orthopaedic Surgeon, General Secretary
Hiroshi Hagino, Japan, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Scientific Committee Chair
David Marsh, UK, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Nominations Committee Chair

2015
Maria Crotty, Australia, Geriatrician, President
David Marsh, United Kingdom, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Former President
Karsten Dreinhoefer, Germany, Orthopaedic Surgeon, President-Elect
Dieu Donné Niesten, Netherlands, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Congress Chair
Henrik Palm, Denmark, Orthopaedic Surgeon,Treasurer
Santosh Rath, India, Orthopaedic Surgeon, General Secretary
Hiroshi Hagino, Japan, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Scientific Committee Chair
Finbarr Martin, UK, Geriatrician Nominations, Committee Chair

2014
David Marsh, United Kingdom, Orthopaedic Surgeon, President
Maria Crotty, Australia, Geriatrician, President-elect
Karsten Dreinhoefer, Germany, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Treasurer
Denise Greene, USA, Nurse, General Secretary
Finbarr Martin, United Kingdom, Geriatrician, Nominations Chair & Asia
Hiroshi Hagino, Japan, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Scientific Committee Chair
Earl Bogoch, Canada, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Nominations Committee Chair
Antonio Herrera, Spain, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Congress Chair

Elected Ordinary Board Members 2019

Donato Agnusdei

Endocrinologist
Italy

Louise Brent

Nurse
Ireland

Karsten Dreinhöfer

Global Alliance for Musculoskeletal Health
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Germany

Nicola Napoli

Endocrinologist
Italy

Monica Perracini

Latin America
Physiotherapist
Brazil

Pernille Hermann

Endocrinologist
Denmark

Opinder Sahota

Vertebral Fragility Fractures SIG
Geriatrician
UK

Hannah Seymour

Geriatrician
Australia

Christian Kammerlander

AOTrauma
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Germany

Maroun Rizkallah

MENA
Orthopeadic Surgeon
Lebanon

Co-opted Board Members 2019

Kristina Akesson

IOF Liaison
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Sweden

Aparajit Dey

FFN-India
Geriatrician
India

David Hak

ISFR Liaison
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Denmark

Ami Hommel

ICON Liaison
Nurse
Sweden

Simon Mears

IGFS Liaison
Nurse
USA

Anita Meehan

NICHE Liaison
Nurse
USA

Annette Hylen Ranhoff

EuGMS Liaison
Geriatrician
Norway

Jim Waddell

SICOT Liaison
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Canada

Takeshi Sawaguchi

FFN-Japan
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Japan

Robyn Speerin

FLS Training
Nurse
Australia