Council

Members of the Council of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand want your input! These volunteer leaders represent all ASSH members and would like to hear from you regarding membership, continuing medical education programs and suggestions for continually improving the quality of service the Society provides. Email [email protected] with your thoughts.

James

James Chang, MD, President

Stanford University Medical Center

As President of the Hand Society, Jim oversees the entire ASSH Council and is working to further the objectives established by the ASSH Strategic Plan.
L. Scott

L. Scott Levin, MD, FACS, President-Elect

Penn Musculoskeletal Center

First in line to the ASSH Presidency, Scott spends his year as President-Elect preparing the next year’s membership, committee assignments, and Council positions.
Martin I.

Martin I. Boyer, MD, FRCS(C), Vice President

Washington University School of Medicine

Marty is second in line to the ASSH Presidency, and as Vice President, he assists the President-Elect in the new member, committee assignment, and Council application process.
Jennifer Moriatis

Jennifer Moriatis Wolf, MD, Treasurer

University of Chicago Hospitals

As Treasurer, Jennifer manages all Council and Foundation financials including investments, revenues and named funds.  She is also chairing an Innovation Task Force this year.

Ghazi M.

Ghazi M. Rayan, MD, Immediate Past President

INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center

Ghazi oversees the search for all open Council positions including Division Directors, Members-at-Large and Vice President, in addition to running the ASSH Leadership Program.
Michael R.

Michael R. Hausman, MD, Education Division Director

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Michael is in charge of over 20 committees and oversees all educational priorities within ASSH including the Annual Meeting, Self-Assessment Examination and the creation of ASSH publications.
Jeffrey A.

Jeffrey A. Greenberg, MD, MS, Practice Division Director

Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center

Jeff manages the 13 committees within the Practice Division, whose charges range from educating young members to improving emergency hand care.
Fraser J.

Fraser J. Leversedge, MD, Research Division Director

Duke University Medical Center

As Research Director, Fraser is in charge of reviewing and awarding all ASSH research grants in addition to overseeing the two committees in the Research Division.
Julie E.

Julie E. Adams, MD, Member-at-Large

Mayo Clinic

Julie is a former Young Leader.  She currently serves on 5 committees, in addition to co-chairing the Financial Task Force.
Warren C.

Warren C. Hammert, MD, Member-at-Large

University of Rochester Medical Center

Warren is a former Young Leader.  He is the Chair of the Courses and Meetings Advisory Group (CMAC) and is the Editor-in-Chief of Hand-e.
Sanjeev

Sanjeev Kakar, MD, Member-at-Large

Mayo Clinic

Sanj is a former Young Leader. He currently serves on 5 committees, and is Co-Chair of the Research Management Committee. He is also the 2017 Bunnell Fellow.
Donald H.

Donald H. Lee, MD, Member-at-Large

Vanderbilt University

Don currently serves on 3 committees including the Program Advisory Group, ER Hand Care Committee, and Membership Committee.
Steven L.

Steven L. Moran, MD, Member-at-Large

Mayo Clinic

Steve currently serves on 4 committees, and is Vice Chair of the Clinical Research and Grantsmanship Committee. He is also chairing a task force that is working on MOC reform this year.