Posner named Feagin Program Director

April 28th, 2016 | Community Leisure, Keller Corner
Lt. Col. Matthew A. Posner, M.D.  Courtesy Photo

Lt. Col. Matthew A. Posner, M.D., has been named as the next director of the John A. Feagin, Jr. Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. Posner is a 1994 U.S. Military Academy graduate, and has earned medical degrees from Loyola University–Chicago (2001) and Penn State College of Medicine (2006). He completed an orthopaedic residency at William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas, in 2011, and completed a John A. Feagin Jr. Sports Medicine Fellowship in 2012. The John A. Feagin, Jr. Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Program at West Point is the only Department of Defense Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship and is partnered with the Orthopaedic Residency Program at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. Annually, two active duty fellows are trained at West Point in the full spectrum of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine in preparation for future service to the entire DOD community.