Kim Templeton MD is professor of orthopaedic surgery at the University of Kansas Medical Center. She is past-president of the Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society and the US Bone and Joint Initiative. In the latter role, she initiated a variety of interdisciplinary initiatives and public education programs. She is past vice-chair of the Women Physician Section of the AMA, authoring resolutions for the AMA dealing with women’s health issues and concerns of women physicians. She is now president-elect of the American Medical Women’s Association. In 2013, Dr. Templeton was elected to the National Board of Medical Examiners, after spending several years on various committees and task forces. She has received the Women Leaders in Medicine Award from the American Medical Student Association, the Marjorie Sirridge leadership award for women in medicine from the University of Kansas, and the Elizabeth Blackwell Award for outstanding contributions to the cause of women in medicine from AMWA.


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