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OTA Committee Vacancy Application

The following OTA Committees have open positions beginning October 2019.

OTA Members are invited to apply for committee positions by December 3, 2018

  • Basic Science (Chair, Member and Resident positions open)
  • Classification (Chair position open)
  • Disaster Management (Member and Resident positions open)
  • Evidence Based Quality, Value, Safety (EBQVS) (Chair and Member positions open)
  • Education (Resident position open)
  • Fellowship (Chair and Member positions open)
  • Finance and Audit (Member position open)
  • Fund Development (Member and Resident positions open)
  • Health Policy (Member and Resident positions open)
  • Humanitarian (Member and Resident positions open)
  • International (Chair, Member and Resident positions open)
  • Military (Chair and Member positions open)
  • Practice Management (Chair, Member and Resident positions open)
  • Program Committee (Annual Meeting)  (co-chair and member position open)
  • Publications (Resident Member positions) 
  • Public Relations (Member and Resident positions open)
  • Research (Member position open)
  • Video Library (Member positions open)

 Terms & Time Commitment

  • Committee terms are 3-years (with an option for a second 3-year appointment).
  • Time commitments vary by committee, but in general all committees include 2 in-person meetings (at the OTA and AAOS Annual Meetings), plus several conference calls. 
  • The Annual Meeting Program Committee and Research Committee require 1 additional meeting in Rosemont, IL.

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Division of Committees by Council

  • Education Counci (Includes: Disaster, Basic Science, Annual Program, Fellowship, Education)
  • Research Council (Includes: Research, Classification & Outcomes, EBQVS, Fund Development)
  • Membership Services Council (Includes: Membership, Health Policy, International Practice Mgmt., Military, Public Relations)
  • Governance Council (Includes: Bylaws, Governance, Past Presidents, Liaisons, Publications)