Leadership and Administration

James R. Urbaniak Professor and Chair

Vice Chairs

Executive Vice Chair; Vice Chair for Clinical; Vice Chair for Faculty; Director, Patient Safety and Quality; Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Vice Chair Biomechanics, Movement, and Imaging Research; Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Vice Chair for Research; Laszlo Ormandy Distinguished Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Vice Chair of Clinical Research and Epidemiology; Associate Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Vice Chair for Implementation of Spine Health Innovations; Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Vice Chair for Practice Innovation; Co-Chair, COORDS; Chair, APT; Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Associate Chairs

Associate Chair for Education; Adjunct Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Associate Chair for Research, Basic/Transitional Science; Associate Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery

Directors

Director of Clinical Facilitation Research; Director, Duke Center of Excellence in Manual and Manipulative Therapy; Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship Director, Adult Spinal Surgery Fellowship; Executive Director OR Operations; Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Site Director, Duke Regional Hospital; Co-Section Head, CPDC; Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
TOPPS Division Chief; Director, Orthopaedic Clinical Research Unit; Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Access Champion; Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Site Director, Duke Raleigh Hospital; Chair, Orthopaedic Inclusion Workforce Committee; Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Committee Chairs

Vice Chair for Practice Innovation; Co-Chair, COORDS; Chair, APT; Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Co-Chair, COORDS; Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Site Director, Duke Raleigh Hospital; Chair, Orthopaedic Inclusion Workforce Committee; Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Program Directors

Director, Residency Program; Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Program Director/Director of Professional Education, Doctor of Physical Therapy; Associate Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Occupational Therapy Doctorate Founding Program Director and Division Chief

Division Chiefs

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Adult Reconstruction Division Chief
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Hand, Wrist, and Upper Extremity Division Chief
TOPPS Division Chief; Director, Orthopaedic Clinical Research Unit; Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Professor of Neurosurgery; Spine Division Chief
Virginia Flowers Baker Distinguished Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Sports Medicine Division Chief
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Foot and Ankle Division Chief
Doctor of Physical Therapy Division Chief; Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Occupational Therapy Doctorate Founding Program Director and Division Chief

Section Heads

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Oncology Section Head
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Orthopaedic Surgeon Clinician Scientists Section Head
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Hip Preservation Section Head
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Pediatrics Section Head
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Shoulder Section Head

Doctor of Physical Therapy Division

Doctor of Physical Therapy Division Chief; Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Program Director/Director of Professional Education, Doctor of Physical Therapy; Associate Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Assistant Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery; Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Assistant Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery; Director of Admissions
Associate Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery; Director of Admission and Assessment
Associate Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery; Director of Student Affairs
Assistant Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery; Director of Data Analytics & Informatics
Assistant Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery; Director of Clinical Education
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery (Division of Physical Therapy)

Occupational Therapy Doctorate

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Occupational Therapy Doctorate Founding Program Director and Division Chief
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Division Strategist
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Minority Recruitment and Retention
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Fieldwork Coordinator
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Capstone Coordinator

Administration

Chief Administrative Officer Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Vice Chief of Administration and Operations Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, DPT, and OTD
Lead Research Administrator
Division Administrator, Spine
Division Administrator, Adult Reconstruction, Foot and Ankle, and TOPPS
Division Administrator, Sports Medicine and Hand, Wrist, and Upper Extremity
Human Resources
Director of Finance
Director of Financial Reporting & Special Projects
Director of Clinical Operations
Associate Director of Clinical Operations
Communications Strategist