The Research Advisory Committee consists of distinguished research scientists who represent the Institute and serve as advisors in our research and education efforts, in our Fellowship Program, and to our professional staff.

Johnny Huard, Ph.D.
Chairman, Director and Chief Scientific Officer
Center for Regenerative Sports Medicine
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

Marc J. Philippon, M.D.
Co-Chair
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

Peter J. Millett, M.D., M.Sc.
Co-Chair
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
Cheif, Shoulder Surgery Service
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

Robert F. LaPrade, M.D., Ph.D.
Co-Chair
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

J. Richard Steadman, M.D.
Founder, Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

William G. Rodkey, D.V.M.
Chairman Emeritus, Scientific Advisory Committee
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
Vail, Colo.

Steven P. Arnoczky, D.V.M.
Director, Laboratory for Comparative Orthopaedic Research
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Mich.

Karen K. Briggs, M.B.A., M.P.H.
Director of Hip Research
Steadman Philippon Reseach Institute
Vail, Colo.

Stephen S. Burkhart, M.D.
The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group
San Antonio, Tex.

Dr. Thomas O. Clanton
Director of Foot and Ankle Research
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

Dr. Donald S. Corenman
Director of Spine and neck Research
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

Grant Dornan
Director, Center for Outcomes-based Orthopaedic Research
Biostatistician
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
Vail, Colo.

Lars Engebretsen, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Orthopaedic Center Ulleval University Hospital and Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo and Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center
Oslo, Norway

Thos A. Evans, M.D.
Interventional Pain, Regenerative Medicine Specialist
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo

John A. Feagin, M.D.
Emeritus Professor of Orthopaedics
Duke University
Durham, N.C. / Jackson Hole, Wyo.

Troy Flanagan, Ph.D.
Director of Performance
Milwaukee Bucks
Milwaukee, Wis.

Dr. Tom Hackett
Director of Elbow Research
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

Charles P. Ho, M.D, Ph.D.
Director Imaging Research
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
Vail, Colo.

Dr. Raymond H. Kim
Adult Reconstruction, Primary and
Revision Knee and Hip Arthroplasty
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

Dr. David C. Karli
Director of Non-Surgical Adjuvant Research
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

Mininder S. Kocher, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor,
Orthopaedic Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Harvard School of Public Health
Boston Children’s Hospital
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Boston, Mass.

Dr. David Kuppersmith
Internal Medicine, Perioperative Care
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

Dr. Joel H. Matta
Hip and Pelvic Reconstruction
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

C. Wayne McIlwraith, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Director, Orthopaedic Research Center and
Orthopaedic Bioengineering Research Laboratory
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colo.

Dr. Matthew T. Provencher
Shoulder, Knee and Sports Surgery
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

Scott Tashman, Ph.D.
Director, BioMedical Engineering
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
Vail, Colo

Travis Turnbull
Deputy Director, BioMedical Engineering
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
Vail, Colo

Dr. Tomas Vail
James L. Young Professor and Chairman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California
San Francisco, Calif.

Dr. Randy W. Viola
Director of Hand and Wrist Research
Steadman Philippon Research Institute
The Steadman Clinic
Vail, Colo.

Savio Lau-Yuen Woo, Ph.D., D.Sc. (Hon.)
Ferguson Professor and Director
Musculoskeletal Research Center
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pa.