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Active, Associate, and Affiliate Members of The American Orthopaedic Association are receiving a JBJS subscription package as a member benefit. Ensure your The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery delivery isn’t interrupted. Please pay your AOA dues by January 31.  

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Join Us in Las Vegas for the Spring CORD Conference

The Spring 2019 CORD Conference takes place March 15, 2019 in conjunction with the AAOS Annual Meeting. This conference will focus on AOA/CORD/ABOS Collaboration: The Future of ABOS Assessment.  

Join us for content and connections to help strengthen your residency program.  Registration is now open.  

You Shop, Amazon Gives to the AOA

Any time of year, you can shop with Amazon Smile and automatically donate a percentage of your spending to the AOA. Start by setting up your charity as the American Orthopaedic Association, Rosemont, IL. The rest is EASY!  Click here to get started

Support the AOA 

The AOA provides education, leadership skills, and essential tools to empower orthopaedic surgeons for success across all career stages. With a Campaign goal of $8 million by June 2021 each gift will help the AOA to provide a resilient foundation for adapting to continuous change. 100% of your contribution will be invested and directed to support the AOA program(s) of your choice.

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Upcoming Events and Deadlines:   

January 14: ASG and JOA 2020 Traveling Fellowship applications open
January 31: 2019 C. McCollister Evarts Resident Leadership Forum nomination deadline
February: Registration opens for the 2019 Annual Leadership Meetings  
February 8: Deadline to volunteer for an AOA Committee or Taskforce
 Membership Online Candidate Review deadline
March 15Spring 2019 CORD Conference - Las Vegas, NV 
April 9: AOA Regional Leadership Meeting - Houston, TX
June 25-29: 123rd AOA Annual Leadership Meetings - San Diego, CA 

More News

APEX Leadership Cohort Begins Their 10-Month Long Journey

Posted on 1/16/2019
This month, 40 orthopaedic surgeons will embark on a 10-month-long educational experience developed by The AOA and the USC Marshall School of Business Executive Education.

Committee & Taskforce Interest

Posted on 1/11/2019
Volunteer with the AOA. Let us know what Committees or Taskforces you might be interested in serving on. Deadline is February 8.

AOA's Own the Bone program to partner with Project ECHO

Posted on 12/28/2018
The AOA recently became a partner with Project ECHO® (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes). Beginning in spring 2019, the AOA and its Own the Bone program will be launching the nation’s first orthopaedic-focused teleECHO program.

Member Center Home

Posted on 7/31/2018
Log in and visit the "Member's Center" for the latest news, the AOA Membership Directory, and opportunities just for you!

Help AOA Collect Diversity Data

AOA First Past President Regis J. O'Keefe, MD, PhD, FAOA has done much to lead the effort to address the need for greater diversity in the orthopaedic profession.  But now, we need your help. In order to set realistic diversity goals and measure exactly where we stand, the AOA needs more accurate information from members like you. Please login to the AOA website and update the "Gender" and "Ethnicity" sections of your profile. Click here for the step-by-step instructions