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VOS 2020 Conference

Photo: courtesy SUN VALLEY RESORT

Photo: courtesy SUN VALLEY RESORT

Registration Is Now Open for the VOS 2020 Conference!

VOS 2020 Conference
February 1-8, 2020
Sun Valley, Idaho

Join us in Sun Valley, Idaho, for the 47th Annual VOS Conference!

Register by November 30, 2019, for discounted early bird rates!

Registration questions? Contact Maralyn Probst of VOS at or 517-597-0047.
Lodging/travel questions? Contact Penny Smith of at or 800-233-2300, ext. 3420.

Join us for great scientific sessions, wet labs, social gatherings, and of course winter sports in beautiful Sun Valley, Idaho! Visit the VOS 2020 Conference page to learn more!

Meet the 2020 Jacques Jenny Lecturer


Leesa M. Galatz, MD, is the Mount Sinai Professor and Chair of the Leni and Peter May Department of Orthopedic Surgery and the Icahn School of Medicine at the Mount Sinai Health System in New York. She specializes in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. Her primary research interest throughout her career has been basic science of rotator cuff disease and tendon healing as it pertains to cuff repair. She is a Co-Primary Investigator on two major projects funded by the National Institute of Health which focus on rotator cuff degeneration and repair, and tissue engineering strategies for tendon repair. Her research is complemented with clinical projects with her colleagues on Shoulder and Elbow problems.   

Dr. Galatz has served as a faculty member in numerous courses on a national and international level, lecturing on a variety of clinical topics pertaining to Shoulder and Elbow pathology. Dr. Galatz is the Associate Editor for Basic Science for the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and is a peer reviewer for multiple other orthopedic publications.

Cover photo: Courtesy Sun Valley Resort