2021 Virtual AOA Annual Leadership Meetings

Join us for the AOA’s premier event, May 4-June 29, 2021.

2021 Virtual AOA Annual Leadership Meetings

Symposia and Important Sessions

AOA thought-leaders present on critical issues in orthopaedics.

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Own the Bone Symposium

Explore bone health topics with experts in a four-part series.

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2021 Emerging Leaders Forum

Early career surgeons sharpen their leadership prowess. This year’s Forum explores leading teams.

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Event List

Top Content

Podcasts

The AOA’s new podcast features AOA members and affiliates conducting interviews surrounding topics critical to orthopaedic leaders. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Google Podcasts.

JBJS Critical Issues

In the new AOA Critical Issues in Education Channel of JBJS Open Access, the American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) and The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, Inc., partner to bring readers content focused on major issues in the education of orthopaedic medical students, residents, fellows, and faculty.

2021 E-posters

AOA posters address a range of critical issues, clinical categories, and education topics. CORD Conference posters feature resident/fellow education and training-focused topics.

2021 Annual Leadership Meetings

Join us for the 2021 AOA Annual Leadership Meetings. This meeting will be all virtual, with sessions beginning in May, and culminating in an intensive week from June 8-12. 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.

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Through the alumni and experiences of the ABC fellowship we have learned the true meaning of the tour, namely leadership, inspiration and collaboration – 2015 ABC

Emerging Leaders Forum

The Emerging Leaders Forum is the key meeting of the Emerging Leaders Program and offers members of the Emerging Leaders Program one-and-a-half days of leadership-focused sessions.

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Residents Leadership Forum

C. McCollister Evarts Resident Leadership Forum participants interact with peers from across the US and Canada, gaining new perspectives and making vital connections with one another and AOA’s leaders.

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CORD Conference

The AOA’s Council of Orthopaedic Residency Directors provides a forum for academic orthopaedic leaders to exchange ideas, discuss solutions and find ways to effectively teach residents in orthopaedic programs.

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Traveling Fellowship

The AOA’s Traveling Fellowships recognizes young leaders for their early contributions to orthopaedics, identifying and promoting their leadership skills to the broader orthopaedic community.

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AOA-USC APEX

The AOA’s APEX Leadership Certificate Program provides premium education for the orthopaedic leaders to sharpen tools, deepen skills, and achieve pinnacle performance.

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Webinars

The AOA gives free access to previously recorded webinars. Webinars consist of Own the Bone Education, CORD Education, and Emerging Leaders Program Education.

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