Orthopedic Surgeon - Synergy Orthopedic Specialists Medical Group
Mark is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in shoulder and elbow surgery and a Flex Weekend 2021 MBA student at the UCSD Rady School of Management. He is the Cohort Rep for his class, the Rady Student Board President, and is actively involved in campus development as part of the Rady Strategic Planning Committee. He was recently selected as a UCSD Changemaker for his work in co-founding a masking company during the COVID pandemic called Ethos Mask, which distributed thousands of safe and reusable masks to healthcare workers in the US and abroad, and which won the Fowler UN Global Social Innovation Challenge COVID-19 Award. He is also the Medical Director for Ravara, a health-tech start-up. In his professional life, he is an Emerging Leader in the American Orthopedic Association, elected to the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, and sits on the Emerging Professionals and Shoulder/Elbow Exam Committees for the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery. In his spare time, he mentors college and medical students, practices kendo, enjoys international travel, and explores the culinary world as a Yelp Elite representing San Diego.
Vistage on Campus – Flex 21