RAAO Officers

2018-19 RAAO EXECUTIVE COUNCIL

Marta Elisabeth Bringhurst, DO
Chair and resident member of the AAO Board of Trustees
paaochair@gmail.com

Lauren A. Davis, DO
Vice chair 
paaovicechair@gmail.com

Leah D. Frank, DO
Secretary
paao.sec.treas@gmail.com

Lucan Watt Chatterley, DO
Treasurer
paao.sec.treas@gmail.com

Saundra Y. Holseth, DO

National coordinator
paao.natcoor@gmail.com

OTHER COMMITTEE AND ORGANIZATION LIAISONS

Amy Selwach, DO
AAO Osteopathic Medical Economics Committee liaison

ZhanTao Yang, DO
SAAO liaison

Zachary Shiver, DO
AAO Awards Committee liaison

Randal J. Davis, DO
The Osteopathic Cranial Academy liaison

Kristin Putnam, DO
American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine’s National Academy of Osteopathic Medical Educators

Angela Tyson, DO
Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee liaison
 

News

AAO Recognized for Contributions to Profession

On Saturday, July 21, the AAO was one of four recipients of the American Osteopathic Association’s 2019 STARs (Strategic Team Award and Recognition) for its dedication to advancing osteopathic medicine. The STARs recognize contributions made by state, specialty and regional affiliates, colleges of osteopathic medicine, osteopathic postdoctoral training institutions (OPTIs), and nonpractice affiliates that have advanced the osteopathic profession. The award honors programs and activities that align with the initiatives in the AOA’s strategic plan.

Jacob J. Cukierski, DO, Named 2018 Resident of the Year

Jacob J. Cukierski, DO, of Erie, Pennsylvania, was named the 2018 Resident of the Year by the American Academy of Osteopathy (AAO) on March 22 during the AAO’s annual meeting during its Convocation in Dallas.

Sidney N. Dunn Receives AAO's Academy Award

Sidney N. Dunn of Carmel, Indiana, is the 2018 recipient of the highest award that the American Academy of Osteopathy (AAO) bestows on a nonphysician.