The UCSF Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery has announced that C. Benjamin Ma, MD, a Professor in Residence in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery and Vice-Chair of Adult Clinical Operations, has been appointed to the V-Nee Yeh Endowed Professorship.
As holder of the V-Nee Yeh Endowed Professorship, Dr. Ma will support orthopaedic research, service activities, and teaching related to the department’s vision to pioneering musculoskeletal discovery and innovative care to transform lives.
“I am grateful and honored for this opportunity afforded me by Mr. Yeh — a true innovator and leader in the international business world,” Dr. Ma said. “Through Mr. Yeh’s generosity, we will continue to develop our research focus on the management of sports medicine injuries and training of the future generations of orthopaedic surgeons.”
“Dr. Ma’s impressive accomplishments in leadership, education, and research will position him well for continuing success,” said Thomas P. Vail, MD, Chair of the UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. “I look forward to Dr. Ma’s bright future, and the many contributions that he will make in the pursuit of advancing orthopaedics at UCSF.”