The following officers and committee representatives were elected by the members of the Resident American Academy of Osteopathy (formerly the Postgraduate AAO) at their annual business meeting on Friday, March 15, 2019, in Orlando, Florida. If you are interested in serving in any of the positions listed below, contact the RAAO chair.
Amy Joy Selwach, DO, MBA
Chair and resident member of the AAO Board of Trustees
Laura H. Gurenlian, DO
Marta Elisabeth Bringhurst, DO
Immediate past chair
Elizabeth Svyatoslavna Balyakina, DO
Chelsy Marie Stephenson, DO
Resident member committee liaisons are voting members of their committees and should plan to attend all of their committees' teleconferences and meetings.
Joshua F. Potter, DO
AAO Awards Committee liaison
Frank Patrick Goodman, DO, MS
AAO Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee liaison
Christina Brianne Cherry, DO
AAO Membership Committee liaison
Kristopher Michael Schock, OMS V (2019 graduate)
AAO Osteopathic Medical Economics Committee liaison
Samuel Hirsch Werner, DO
Edward Francis Ennedy, DO
The Osteopathic Cranial Academy liaison
Eileen L. DiGiovanna, DO, FAAO, of Smithtown, New York, received the Distinguished Service Award from the Committee on Fellowship in the American Academy of Osteopathy (AAO) on March 15 at the Academy’s annual Convocation in Orlando, Florida.
Robert C. Ward, DO, FAAO, of East Lansing, Michigan, received the Distinguished Service Award from the Committee on Fellowship in the American Academy of Osteopathy (AAO) on March 15 at the Academy’s annual Convocation in Orlando, Florida.
Malinda M. Hansen, DO, MS, of Fort Worth, Texas, was named the 2019 Resident of the Year by the American Academy of Osteopathy (AAO) on March 14 during the AAO’s annual meeting during its Convocation in Orlando, Florida.