In 2021, the AOA Annual Leadership Meetings will be all virtual. 

Join orthopaedic leaders across career stages at the AOA’s Annual Leadership Meeting. Listen and learn as they gather and exchange ideas about the most current topics and issues facing the specialty. The Meeting consists of a general session, comprising cutting edge symposia that are leadership focused and allows for significant exchange between members, young leaders, and industry partners.

Additional Programs Include:

  • Emerging Leaders Forum (ELF)
  • C. McCollister Evarts Resident Leadership Forum (RLF)
  • Council of Orthopaedic Residency Directors (CORD) Conference
  • Own the Bone (OTB) Symposium 
  • PEAL Forum

View the formal announcement regarding the virtual meeting from Dr. Parsons, the 2020-2021 AOA President.

2021 Virtual AOA Annual Leadership Meetings

Registration for the 2021 Virtual AOA Annual Leadership Meetings is open. 

Register Here. 

Note: Our preferred browser is Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

The 2021 Virtual AOA Annual Leadership Meetings aspires to create an interactive, personalized, and seamless virtual experience for our attendees.

To achieve this, the 2021 Annual Leadership Meetings will convene using a streamlined virtual meeting platform.

What this means:

  • Registered attendees will sign into one location to personalize schedules, attend sessions, connect with colleagues, and more.
To access the sessions please use your AOA login credentials at


Contact the AOA Headquarters with any meeting-related questions at