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Scoliosis Research Society

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NEWS RELEASE | Scoliosis Research Society Announces 2020-2021 Board of Directors

September 14, 2020

Contact: Ashtin Neuschaefer, CAE, Scoliosis Research Society
Phone: 414-289-9107

Scoliosis Research Society Announces 2020-2021 Board of Directors

Milwaukee, WI (September 14, 2020) – During the 55th Annual Meeting held virtually, September 9-13, the Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) announced the 2020-2021 Board of Directors.

Congratulations and a warm welcome to the following members on their election to the 2020-2021 SRS Board of Directors:

Pictured left to right:
Top Row: Muharrem Yazici, MD, President; Christopher I. Shaffrey, MD, President Elect; Lori A. Karol, MD, Vice President; Paul D. Sponseller, MD, MBA, Past President; Peter O. Newton, MD, Past President II
Second Row: Laurel C. Blakemore, MD, Secretary, Governance Council Chair; Ferran Pellisé, MD, PhD, Secretary Elect; Serena S. Hu, MD, Treasurer, Finance Council Chair; Suken A. Shah, MD, Education Council Chair; Marinus de Kleuver, MD, PhD, Research Council Chair; Douglas C. Burton, MD, Research Council Chair Elect
Third Row: Benny T. Dahl, MD, PhD, DMSci, Director at Large; Ronald A. Lehman Jr., MD, Director at Large; Gregory M. Mundis Jr., MD, Director at Large; John T. Smith, MD, Director at Large; Justin S. Smith, MD, PhD, Director at Large; Hee-Kit Wong, MD, Director at Large

SRS would like to thank the following outgoing Board members for their hard work and leadership throughout their term: Todd J. Albert, MD; Lawrence L. Haber, MD; Ferran Pellise, MD, PhD (Director at Large); and James O. Sanders, MD.

The Scoliosis Research Society is a non-profit, professional organization, made up of physicians and allied health personnel. Our primary focus is on providing continuing medical education for health care professionals and on funding/supporting research in spinal deformities. Founded in 1966, SRS has gained recognition as the world's premier spine deformity society. Please visit for further information.