2020 AAOS Annual Meeting Cancellation: Update on AOA Meetings in Orlando

Updated March 10, 2020

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) has cancelled its 2020 Annual Meeting, scheduled for March 24-28, 2020 in Orlando, due to concerns surrounding Coronavirus (COVID-19).

As such, the AOA will now host its Spring CORD Conference and all AOA Committee Meetings as virtual meetings.

The Fellowships Alumni, Host, and 1887 Circle Reception has been cancelled.

Spring CORD Conference

Friday, March 27, 2020
7:00am-10:00am EDT
Now Virtual 

The Spring CORD Conference will deliver the same educational content virtually on March 27. Q&A and discussion will be conducted online.

Current CORD Conference registrants will automatically be registered for the virtual conference.

Registrants should watch their email for login details, which will be provided soon.

  • Cost: $50.00
  • All current registrants will be reimbursed, excepting the $50 registration fee for accessing the virtual conference.
  • Registrants who are unable to attend real-time will be able to access the conference recording.
  • New registrants will be charged a $50.00 registration fee.

AOA Committee Meetings

Tuesday, March 24-Saturday, March 28, 2020
Now Virtual 

All AOA Committee Meetings will still take place. All meetings will be transitioned to conference call. Committee Members should plan to attend.

Updated information will be provided shortly.

Agenda books with access codes will be sent out to Committee members and assistants on Wednesday, March 18.

Reception: AOA Fellowships Alumni, Host, and 1887 Circle Member 

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
6:00pm-7:00pm EDT

Our AOA Fellowships Alumni, 2019 Hosts, and 1887 Circle Member Reception has been cancelled.

We look forward to seeing our Fellowships Alumni, hosts, and 1887 Circle Members at the 2020 AOA Annual Leadership Meeting in Baltimore and at other future events.