Who's Who Humanitarian

Samuel David Stulberg, MD

Title: 1) Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery 2) Founder, Joint Reconstruction and Implant Service

Company: 1) Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine 2) NorthShore University Healthcare System

Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States



  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (fellow)
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons (1978-present)
  • American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Chicago, IL (member, 1981-present) (past board member, 1982-1992)
  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • Harvard University
  • International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopedic Surgery (president, 2003-2004)
  • International Society for Technology and Arthroplasty (founding member, 1980) (managing directors, 2014-2020)
  • Massachusetts General Hospital (fellow, 1971)
  • Operation Walk Chicago (founder, director, 2006-present)
  • Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (fellow)
  • Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (now Shirley Ryan Ability Lab) (board of directors, 1996-present)
  • The Hip Society
  • The Knee Society
  • Toronto University Hospital, Canada (fellow, 1976)
  • University of Michigan
  • University of the Mediterranean Aix-Marseille II


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2022, 2020)
  • Inductee, Top Professionals of the Year, Marquis Who’s Who (2020, 2018)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2020, 2018)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America, Marquis Who’s Who (2019, 2012-2013, 2006-2009)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare,” Marquis Who’s Who (2006-2007)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Science and Engineering,” Marquis Who’s Who (2006-2007)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the World,” Marquis Who’s Who (2007)
  • Recipient, M.E. Muller Award, Helsinki (2005)
  • Author, “Arthritis of the Hip & Knee”
  • Author, “Active Patients Guide to Arthritis”
  • Recipient, Elven J. Berkheiser Prize, Institute of Medicine of Chicago
  • Contributor, Articles, Book Chapters, Professional Journals


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