Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Pitt Ortho Alumni at the 2016 Olympics in Rio

A number of our Pitt Ortho Alumni are on site at the 2016 Olympics in Rio and have shared their photos. 

Moises Cohen, MD, PhD, is the Orthopedic Sports Medicine Division Chairman, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Instituto Cohen, in Sao Paolo, Brazil.

Lucio Ernlund (Research Fellow '97) is an orthopeadic surgeon with the Institute of Knee and Shoulder and serves as President of the Brazilian Society of Arthroscopy and Traumatology Sport - SBRATE.

Christina Allen, MD, (Pitt Ortho Alumni '00, Sports Fellow '02) is a Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at UCSF Sports Medicine. She is the Orthopaedic Team Physician University of California, Berkeley and serves as the Team Physician for USA Taekwondo. You can follow Dr. Allen's blog HERE.

Lee Kaplan, MD, (Sports Fellow '01) is the Head Team Physician at the University of Miami and assisted with the injury of the French gymnist