About the AOA's Emerging Leaders Program
A leadership development program for orthopaedic surgeons in their 5th year of residency up through their 13th year of clinical practice
Identification for participation in the ELP is a mark of prestige. Those who join the ELP are among a highly select group of orthopaedists who are poised to impact the specialty now, and in the future.
The Emerging Leaders Program delivers essential skills for leadership development. Emerging Leaders gain a strong foundation for success through:
- Networking with established AOA members
- Opportunities to connect and work with accomplished peers across the US and Canada
- Interactive leadership development events, including the Emerging Leaders Forum
- Leadership positions within the AOA