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Össur Women’s Leadership Initiative

Welcome to ÖWLI! The Össur Women's Leadership Initiative aims to unite O&P leaders and help you rise to the top of your field through promoting gender fairness, eliminating gender biases within the O&P industry, and providing professional educational events on relevant topics.

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February 25, 2019

ÖWLI Webinar Series: Becoming a Leader and Team Builder

J​oin us Friday March 22 for the next installment of our quarterly ÖWLI Webinar series. In this session Joyce Perrone of De La Torre Prosthetics presents "Becoming a Leader and Team Builder."

February 11, 2019

Be Extraordinary

The ÖWLI blog returns with four ways you can begin to be extraordinary in your own unique, super out-of-the-ordinary way.

November 27, 2017

Women in O&P Leadership Series - JoAnne Kanas

​This month we continue with our Women in O&P Leadership Series and are proud to feature this year's winner of the OPGA's O&P Woman of the Year Award, JoAnne Kanas.

October 17, 2017

Find the Leader in YOU!

​This month, we present guest blogger Heather Hoover, Director of Product Marketing, OA and Injury Solutions, at Össur. Heather shares insights into lessons she's learned as a leader within Össur.

September 25, 2017

Women in O&P Leadership Series - Linda Collins

​This month we couldn't be more proud to feature our very own Linda Collins, Senior Director of Market Access for Ossur. Linda was also a finalist for the 2017 OPGA Woman of the Year, recently awarded during the AOPA Conference. Linda shares with us some insight into her background and her views on women in leadership.