Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Panther Symposium 2024


June 6-8, 2024

Registration now open! Click here to register.

Proposed Program:  Click here to view the proposed program.




Volker Musahl, MD
James J. Irrgang, PT, PhD, FAPTA
MaCalus V. Hogan, MD, MBA

Jonathan D. Hughes, MD
Bryson P. Lesniak, MD
Stephen Rabuck, MD
Andrew Sprague, PhD


Nobu Adachi, MD, PhD
LCDR Aubrey D. Aguero, PT, DPT, PhD
Mike Alaia, MD
William Anderst, PhD
Erin Angelini, PT, DPT, SCS
Clare Ardern, PhD
Olufemi Ayeni, MD, MSc, PhD
Roland Becker, MD
Craig Bennett, MD
Mario Bizzini, PhD, MSc, PT
Berte Boe, MD
Dianne Bryant, PhD
Jeremy Burnham, MD
Shiyi Chen, MD, PhD
Constance Chu, MD
Mark Clatworthy, FRACS
Erica Baum Coffey, PT, MS, SCS
Richard Debski, PhD
David Dejour, MD
Francesco Della Villa, MD
Stefano Della Villa, MD
Brian M. Devitt, MD, PhD
Lucio Ernlund, MD, MSc
Joao Espregueira-Mendes, MD


Julian Feller, MD
Mario Ferretti, MD, PhD
Jake Fine, PT, DPT
Christian Fink, MD
Magnus Forssblad, MD
Alan Getgood, MD
Alexandra Gil, PhD
Eni Halilaj, PhD
Christopher Harner, MD
Laurie Hiemstra, MD
Yuichi Hoshino, MD, PhD
Yasuyuki Ishibashi, MD
Darren Johnson, MD
Richard E. Joreitz, PT, DPT, ATC
Christopher Kaeding, MD
Jon Karlsson, MD, PhD
Ryosuke Kuroda, MD, PhD
Cassandra Lee, MD
Bruce Levy, MD
Albert Lin, MD
C. Benjamin Ma, MD
Fabrizio Margheretini, MD
Robert Marx, MD
Jacques Menetrey, MD

Mark Miller, MD
Stephanie Mock
Gregory D. Myer, PhD, FACSM, CSCS*D
Randy Nava PT, DPT
David Parker, MD
Mark Paterno, PT, PhD, MBA, SCS
Andrew D. Pearle, MD
Anil Ranawat, MD
Dustin Richter, MD
Laura Schmitt, PT, MPT, PhD
Romain Seil, MD
Eric Senorski, PT PhD MSc
Andrew J. Sheean, MD, FAAOS
Seth Sherman, MD
Kurt Spindler, MD
Sachin Tapasvi, MD
Armando Vidal, MD
Dharmesh Vyas, MD, PhD
Brian Waterman, MD
Kevin Wilk, PT, DPT
Andy Williams, MD
John W. Xerogeanes, MD
Patrick Yung, MD
Stephano Zaffagnini, MD




This three-day meeting signifies the collaboration among global leaders in anatomic ACL reconstruction surgery to develop consensus on key focus areas within the field. Orthopaedic surgeons, physical therapists, athletic trainers, radiologists, and basic scientists will discuss evidence-based recommendations, recent advances, and the future of anatomic ACL reconstruction, complex knee surgery, meniscus transplantation, cartilage surgery, and osteotomy.