The selection committee is comprised of:

  • The residency director
  • The assistant program director
  • The department chair
  • One attending from Loma Linda University Medical Center orthopaedics
  • One attending from the Veterans Administration Hospital, and
  • One attending from our affiliate, Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, which is either Dr. James Matiko, Director, or Dr. Paul Burton, Assistant Director.

The seventh person on the selection committee is one of the senior residents who has been selected to sit on the committee due to characteristics that would make him or her suitable for this task. Additional committee members may be selected at the program director’s discretion.