The National Association for the Advancement of Orthotics & Prosthetics (NAAOP) has announced the election of elected three new board members for 2010-2011.
Kim Doolan is the clinical coordinator for Allen Orthotics and Prosthetics, Midland, Texas, and the public relations coordinator for LIVINGSKIN/Touch Bionics, Middleton, New York. Doolan has been a presenter at numerous O&P conferences and conventions and has authored many articles for O&P publications. She has a master’s certificate in business management from the University of Utah, Salt Lake City.
John Register is the associate director of community and military programs for the U.S. Paralympics Committee, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Register also manages the Paralympics Academy youth outreach program and in 2006 was appointed by Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice as one of eight members to advise the secretary on foreign policy issues regarding disability. He has a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
Jim Rogers, CPO, FAAOP, is the clinical director and general manager of Victory Orthotics and Prosthetics, Johnson City, Tennessee, a five-office clinical practice. He is also immediate past president of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists (the Academy). Rogers holds a bachelor of science degree in prosthetics and orthotics from New York University, New York, and completed his residency at Boston Children’s Hospital, Massachusetts.