The AOAO Annual Meeting provides members with 3 full days of lectures. Through lectures, panels, case discussions, and question/answer sessions, these conferences offer diversified program of continuing education for practicing orthopedic surgeons focusing on recent developments, techniques and advances in orthopedics. Award recipients are recognized during the Annual Awards Ceremony, held during the first evening of the conference.

New Techniques: Are they really better?

2017 Annual Meeting

  • Thursday Oct 12 – Saturday Oct 14
  • Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
  • 301 E North Water St, Chicago, IL 60611


Registration information will be available early 2017.


Program information will be available early 2017.

Call for Abstracts

The Academy is now accepting abstract submissions from medical students, residents, and fellows.  Deadline June 1, 2017


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  AOAO group rate is $299 single/double plus 16.4% tax; based on availability until 5:00 p.m. CST September 9, 2017.