Opportunities for Donor Naming Privileges  

You're invited to join C. McCollister Evarts, MD, FAOA and Michael A. Simon, MD, FAOA in supporting the AOA's unique leadership role in the orthopaedic community. Honor a mentor, the memory of a loved one, your family or yourself by supporting one of the AOA's signature leadership initiatives.

For details about supporting the Campaign for Tomorrow with a naming opportunity gift, please contact the AOA to discuss your thoughts and interests.  

The AOA's Council of Orthopaedic Residency Directors (CORD) Program

  • Lecture Series (3 series are available) - $125,000 naming right for 10 years. Currently the Michael A. Simon, MD, CORD Lecture Series through June 30, 2027.
  • Webinars (up to four per year) - $125,000 naming right for 5 years

Resident Leadership Program

  • Resident Leadership Forum  - $1,000,000 naming right for 10 years. Currently the C. McCollister Evarts Resident Leadership Forum through June 30, 2026.
  • Lecture Series  - $125,000 naming right for 10 years

Emerging Leaders Program

  • Emerging Leaders Forum - $1,000,000 naming right for 10 years
  • Lecture Series - $125,000 naming right for 10 years

AOA Traveling Fellowships

  • Traveling Fellowships Program - $6,000,000 naming right for 10 years
  • American-British-Canadian Traveling Fellowship (ABC)
    • ABC Program - $2,000,000 naming right for the duration of the ABC Traveling Fellowship
    • Fellow Sponsor (up to 5 fellowships available) - $200,000 per fellow naming right for 10 years (five tours) 
  • North American Traveling Fellowship (NATF)
    • NATF Program - $1,000,000 naming right for the duration of the NATF Traveling Fellowship
    • Fellow Sponsor (up to 5 fellowships available) - $125,000 per fellow naming right for 10 years (five tours)  
  • Austrian-Swiss-German (ASG) Traveling Fellowship 
    • ASG Traveling Fellowship Program - $250,000 naming right for 10 years
    • Fellow Sponsor (2 American; 1 Canadian; and 1 British) - $10,000 per fellow naming right for 4 years (two tours)
  • Japanese Orthopaedic Association 
    • JOA Traveling Fellowship Program - $250,000 naming right for 10 years 
    • Fellow Sponsor (up to 4 fellowships available) - $10,000 per fellow naming right for 4 years (two tours) 

Leadership Institute 

  • Leadership Institute  - $1,000,000 naming right for 10 years.  
  • Leadership Speaker (Leadership Institute or Regional Speaker)  - $125,000 naming right for 10 years

Own the Bone

  • Lecture Series - $125,000 naming right for 10 years 
  • Webinars - $125,000 naming right for 10 years

Awards

  • Distinguished Contribution to Orthopaedics - $125,000 naming right for 5 years 
    • Annual award recognizing an AOA member's personal achievement and broad contribution to the orthopaedic specialty. The award emphasizes the importance key individuals make in effectively confronting issues or challenges in the profession. 

  • Distinguished Clinical Educator Award - $125,000 naming right for 5 years
    • Annual award recognizing an AOA member as an exceptional orthopaedic clinician educator. The award emphasizes the critical role that clinician educators play within academic health centers, where state-of-the-art educational programs demand faculty time devoted to training medical students, graduate students, residents and other health professionals.