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Orthopaedic Partner News

Current News & Events From Our Partners

The information below has been provided by each organization. Please contact the organization directly with questions or comments. Updated June 2, 2021

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Early-Bird Deadline Approaching!
AOSSM-AANA Combined 2021 Annual Meeting
You won’t want to miss the first-ever, historic combined meeting of AOSSM and AANA, July 7-11 in Nashville, Tennessee. Both organizations will be coming together to bring you the latest trends and techniques in arthroscopy and sports medicine. Learn more.

Course Dates for 2021 AANA Lab Courses Are Quickly Approaching!
AANA lab courses feature hands-on cadaver lab practice coupled with interactive lectures for the ultimate learning experience. NOTE: All lab courses held at the Orthopaedic Learning Center are enhanced with the AANA Safe StridesTM initiative to ensure your safety and comfort during in-person interactions. Find your course:

New AANA Online Education Activities Available

AANA has recently launched several new online education activities to help you stay at the forefront of arthroscopy. Be sure to check out the Specialty Day 2021 All-Access Pass, now available for purchase:


Spring 2021 Newsletter
Learn about the results of the survey on ABOS Knowledge Assessment Pathway, read the executive medical direcor's report and find out what changes are being made to oral examinations in the ABOS spring 2021 newsletter.



AOSSM-AANA Combined 2021 Annual Meeting

AOSSM and AANA are teaming up to bring you this extraordinary event that will include the most comprehensive level of education and research provided by the world’s leaders in all areas of sports medicine and arthroscopy. It will highlight the synergistic expertise of both great organizations while deeply celebrating each of the organization’s traditions, including the start of AOSSM’s 50th Anniversary and AANA’s 40th Anniversary. Don't miss the excitement - from Instructional Courses to Game Changer Sessions, we've got it all! Register and book your stay today. We are looking forward to this in-person event!

2nd Annual Biologic Summit

The Biologic Association (BA) 2nd Annual Summit takes place July 7, 2021 one day before the start of the AOSSM-AANA Combined 2021 Annual Meeting in Nashville. The BA Summit agenda features renowned faculty delivering state-of-the-art presentations focused on innovative approaches and new orthobiologic ideas, products and applications. Summit participants include all multilevel and multidisciplinary stakeholders comprising a diverse group of scientists, clinicians, regulators, corporate, private equity and venture capitalists.

Register today for this exceptional day of cutting-edge instruction on one of today’s hottest topics. Register for only the Biologic Association Summit or add onto your AOSSM-AANA Combined 2021 Annual Meeting registration and attend both!

Sports Health Symposium
Return to Play: The Injured Knee
Held in conjunction with the AOSSM-AANA Combined 2021 Annual Meeting in Nashville

Thursday, July 8, 2021 | 1-5 p.m
Join AOSSM, the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, and the National Athletic Trainers’ Association for a workshopdedicated to the collaborative approach to athlete care. Orthopaedic surgeons, athletic trainers, physical therapists, and primary care allied health professionals will discuss how to return the athlete with an injured knee back to the playing field. Join us as we guide you through the injury itself, the best rehab methods, how to gauge when an athlete is ready, as well as protection for and prevention of future injuries. Don’t miss your chance to ask the experts how they treat and prevent injuries on and off the field! Register today!




109th Annual Meeting
Registration opens soon for Clinical Orthopaedic Society’s 109th Annual Meeting in Nashville, November 3-6. See you in the Music City this fall! Click here for details.


51st Annual Meeting
Get your cowboy boots shined up for Eastern Orthopaedic Association’s 51st Annual Meeting in Nashville, October 20-23. Registration opens soon! Click here for details.


2021 Annual Meeting
The 2021 Annual Meeting of the Mid-America Orthopaedic Association will be held September 29-October 3 at the Omni Amelia Island Resort at Amelia Island, Florida.  Visit the MAOA website to register.

Abstracts for 2022 Annual Meeting Due July 1
Mid-America Orthopaedic Association is currently accepting abstracts online for the 2022 Annual Meeting, April 6-10, at the La Cantera Resort, San Antonio, TX. Visit the MAOA web site to submit an abstract. The abstract submission deadline is July 1, 2021.


Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting
Mark your calendars for Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society’s Annual Meeting in Hershey, PA, October 13-15! Abstracts will be accepted online through June 1st. Registration opens soon. See you this fall in Chocolate Town® U.S.A. Click here for details.


Annual Meeting
Hear from legendary Coach Lou Holtz at Southern Orthopaedic Association’s Annual Meeting scheduled July 21-24 at Wild Dunes in Isle of Palms, SC. Click here for details and registration information.


63rd Annual Meeting
Save the date—December 14-17, 2021—for SOMOS’ 63rd Annual Meeting in Olympic Valley, CA! Abstracts will be accepted through June 15th. Click here for details.


International Meeting on Advanced Spine Technologies

Although the live sessions have completed, online access to recordings and on-demand content is open through June 30. Learn more.

SRS Research Grant Outcome Symposium

The inaugural SRS Research Grant Outcome Symposium recording is available to view on the SRS website.


85th Virtual Annual Meeting
Western Orthopaedic Association will host its 85th Virtual Annual Meeting this August. Watch the WOA website for details!