Ryan Nunley, MD
Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
2015 - The Mark Coventry, MD Award, Manuscript co-author: Custom Cutting Guides Do Not Improve Total Knee Arthroplasty Clinical Outcomes at 2 Years Follow-up
2015 - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Poster Award Winner at 2015 Annual Meeting: Increased Patient Satisfaction with Mobile Compression Pumps for Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis
2013 - Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation/Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Clinical Practice Award, Manuscript: Readmission Following Total Knee Arthroplasty: Venous Thromboembolism as a “Never Event” is a Counterproductive Misnomer
2013 - Washington University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Excellence in Education Award
2013 - Southern Orthopaedic Association (SOA) Poster Award Winner at 2013 Annual Meeting: High Level of Residual Symptoms in Young Patients with Total Knee Arthroplasty
2012 - Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation/Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Clinical Practice Award, Manuscript: Pain and Dissatisfaction Following TKA Performed for Early Stage Osteoarthritis
2012 - Hip Society British Traveling Fellowship
2012 - Washington University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Excellence in Education Award
2011 - Harley and Betty Baxter Resident Research Award, mentor and co-author for paper, "Mid Term Survival of head and Liner Exchange Revision for Well-Fixed Acetabular Components: the Effect of Cup Position and Polyethylene Type"
2011 - OREF/Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Award, "Return to Sexual Function Following Hip Arthroplasty Surgery"
2011 - Marshall R. Urist Young Investigator Award, The Association of Bone and Join Surgeons, "When to Release Patients to High Impact Activities Following Hip Resurfacing"
2010 - AAHKS Poster Award winner for 2010, "When to Release Patients to High Impact Activities Following Hip Resurfacing"
2010 - Recipient of the Eighth Annual James A. Rand Award for the most outstanding paper in arthroplasty surgery. Abstract entitled "Do Patients Return to Work Following Hip Arthroplasty Surgery."
2010 - Jerome Gilden Distinguished Physician Award (selected by residents)
2009 - Washington University Orthopedic Residency 4.8 Teaching Award
2007 - Mid-America Orthopaedic Association Resident Education Grant Recipient ($2500)
2007 - Washington University Orthopedics Resident Research Award
2007 - Washington University Orthopedics Resident Teacher Award
2006 - American Orthopaedic Association OREF-Zimmer Young Leader Award
2006 - Orthopaedic Research and Education Fund Journal Club Award ($3000)
2006 - Present - American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leaders Program (ELP)
2005 - Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society Induction
2000-2002 - Honors for the Clinical Years, University of North Carolina School of Medicine
2001 - John B. Graham Research Society Induction, University of North Carolina School of Medicine
2000 - Southern Medical Association Student Research Grant ($2500)
2000 - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Injury Prevention Research Grant ($2500)
1999 - National Institutes of Health Summer Research Fellowship Grant ($3000)
1997-1998 - Young Alumni Class Officer, Vanderbilt University
1994-1998 - Arts and Science Dean's Honor List, Vanderbilt University