Michael Daubs, M.D. was recently named Director-Elect of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS).

Michael Daubs, M.D.

The ABOS is an organization with the goal of establishing educational and professional standards for orthopedic residents and surgeons as well as evaluating the qualifications and competence of orthopedic surgeons.

The board of directors consists of 21 members which include 12 Directors, six Senior Directors, two Directors-Elect, and one Public Director. Nominations come from the American Orthopaedic Association, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and the American Medical Association.

Dr. Daubs also serves as professor and chairman of the Department of Surgery at the UNLV School of Medicine and medical director of OptumCare Orthopaedics & Spine.