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

             Don't miss the 
2019 AOA Emerging Leaders Forum:
Effective Negotiations for the Orthopaedic Surgeon

June 25-26, 2019 | San Diego, CA

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.


Join now: Apply here.

The Emerging Leaders Program delivers essential skills for leadership development. Emerging Leaders gain a strong foundation for success through:

  • Networking with established AOA member
  • Opportunities to connect and work with accomplished peers across the US and Canada
  • Interactive leadership development events, including the Emerging Leaders Forum
  • Webinars designed specifically for the Emerging Leader