Medical & Scientific Review Committee

The purpose of the committee is to conduct initial and final review of information and resources developed by the Foundation for patient and public education, ensuring helpfulness to the intended audience, accuracy and reliability.

Members are appointed to this volunteer committee by the Foundation’s Board of Directors and serve for a two-year term.

Membership is composed predominantly of orthopaedic surgeons from across the nation, and representatives of medical and health fields such as nursing, physiotherapy, and athletic therapy.

Chair:  Dr. Stewart Wright, Toronto, Ontario


Dr. Alice B. Aiken, Kingston, Ontario

Dr. Peter Dryden, Victoria, British Columbia

Dr. Jennifer Fletcher, St. John, New Brunswick

Dr. Yves Laflamme, Montreal, Quebec

Dr. Brendan Lewis, Corner Brook, Newfoundland

Dr. Stefan Parent, Montreal, Quebec

Dr. John Theodoropoulos, Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Veronica Wadey, Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Albert Yee, Toronto, Ontario

Ms. Janice Young, Orthopaedic RN, Gander, Newfoundland