Call for applications: AO Spine Asia Pacific (AO SAP) Regional Board Officers election

The application period for this prestigious position will be open from July 15–28, 2024

On behalf of the current AO Spine Regional Board (AO SAP), we are pleased to announce the "Call for Nomination" for the election of new AO Spine Asia Pacific (AO SAP) Regional Board Officers positions as below. The term will start from July 1, 2025 to June 30, 2028.

  • Education (Ortho) Officer
  • Education (Neuro) Officer

Applications must be submitted through the online application system by July 28, midnight (HKT) (GMT+8).

Eligibility and requirements

  • Current or past officer / hold a position at the AO Spine country council with active AO Spine members.
  • FEP/CEP trained & has been Faculty/Chairperson at AO Spine educational event.

Please see the detailed job descriptions and CoI for the position

  • Education (Ortho) Officer
  • Education (Neuro) Officer
  • Conflict of Interest (CoI) Policy 


a) All current officers of AO Spine councils and Regional Board within AP with active membership (including members at large)

b) All delegates within AP with active membership

Shall you wish to join voting, please renew AO membership here by July 28, 2024, midnight (HKT) (GMT+8).

Voting mechanism

Applications will be reviewed by the Nomination Committee, the voting process also will then be ratified by the Nomination Committee

  • Candidates running for election have no voting right
  • Each voting member has one (1) vote

AO Spine invites eligible candidates to apply

If you fulfill the requirements provided in the job descriptions, please use our submission tool to follow the submission process.

Manabu Ito
Brian Hsu
Seung-Hwan Yoon

AO Spine Nomination Committee