In this interview series, we’ll introduce to you a selection of interesting AO CMF members from various backgrounds and hospitals all over the world. We're ready when you are... so, let's get acquainted!
InterviewJune 02, 2021
Getting to know Max Heiland
InterviewApril 21, 2021
Getting to know: Belinda Beltrán-Salinas
Belinda Beltrán-Salinas, head of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department at “Hospital Metropolitano Dr. Bernardo Sepulveda” (San Nicolás de los Garza, Nuevo León, Mexico) is proof of AO CMF’s opportunities for women. She discusses her role as an AO CMF woman ambassador, as well as her career path, asserting that role models can play a significant part in young surgeons’ lives.
InterviewMarch 31, 2021
Getting to know Lamont R Jones
For AO CMF faculty member Dr Lamont R Jones, otolaryngology is more than just a career. It’s an avenue for sharing his expertise internationally while combating stereotypes and reinforcing positive perceptions of African American males.
InterviewJanuary 21, 2021
Getting to know: Gangadhara Sundar
An interview with oculoplastic surgeon AO CMF faculty member Gangadhara Sundar about his career path and the unique multispecialty orientation of AO CMF.
InterviewJanuary 18, 2021
Getting to know: Leonardo Righesso
An interview with the adjunct member of the AO CMF Community Development Commission representing the Europe and Southern Africa region
InterviewNovember 24, 2020
Getting to know: Florian Thieringer
AO CMF Community Development Commission Vice Chairperson Florian Thieringer discusses the clinical division’s growing social medial presence—today at more than 17,000 followers and counting.
InterviewNovember 05, 2020
Getting to know: Carlos Gaete
An interview with the newly elected adjunct member of the AO CMF Community Development Commission (CDC)
InterviewJuly 15, 2020
Getting to know: Nicolas Homsi
New AO CMF Latin America Board Chair is passionate about patients, learning, and teaching
InterviewJanuary 31, 2020
Getting to Know: Rafael Cypriano
AO CMF faculty member Rafael Cypriano was recently elected on the AO CMF Web Editorial Group, representing Latin America
InterviewOctober 28, 2019
Passion for teaching
India’s Dr Gopal Krishnan looks to the future of surgeon education in Asia Pacific
InterviewOctober 23, 2019
Using technology to give young patients a second chance at life
AO CMF faculty member Majeed Rana unites surgical expertise, compassion and technology in service of patients
InterviewOctober 07, 2019
A desire to help inspires star surgeon to share patient stories on YouTube
When AO CMF Web Editorial Group member Dr Milind N Naik started his YouTube channel ten years ago, his aim was modest: to explore social media as a vehicle putting his love for teaching into action. Naik never imagined the channel would grow to over 5,250 subscribers, including both health care providers and patients.
InterviewAugust 29, 2019
A commitment to mentoring
Stanford University’s Dr Jill Helms is paying her own achievements forward in all that she does
InterviewJuly 18, 2019
Getting to know: Emily Nyamu
Tackling challenges with compassion and determination in equal measures
InterviewJanuary 13, 2019
Getting to Know: Ana Tobón
AO CMF faculty member and web editorial group member Ana Catalina Tobón Trujillo was the first woman in a decade to graduate from her university’s craniomaxillofacial program.