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A who’s who of AOA leadership: 2016-2017 Appointment Book now available

The AOA’s 2016-2017 Appointment Book is now available to download.


The AOA’s 2016-2017 Appointment Book, which lists the current members of the AOA’s bureaus, councils and committees, is now available to download. The Appointment Book is also linked on the right-hand side of’s Leadership and Policy section.

Appointment letters will be sent via email later this month to each bureau, council, and committee member.

If you have questions or concerns about the Appointment Book or bureau, council or committee membership, please email

For more on AOA leadership, read about the educational expertise of AOA President Boyd R. Buser, DO, and the remarks AOA CEO Adrienne White-Faines, MPA, gave at the 2016 AOA Annual Meeting. For more on the AOA Annual Meeting, check out The DO’s House of Delegates content.