Annual Meeting Symposia bring you today’s hottest topics, presented by surgeons who are shaping the future of the orthopaedic specialty.  Now, no matter how busy your schedule—you can “attend” 14 symposia—anytime and anywhere.

Visit us at www.aaos.org/amwebcasts to register for a webcast.


During the meeting:   

Webcasts will be streamed live to your mobile device using the My Academy  app or to your computer.

On demand streaming:  

The sessions will be available after the meeting for on demand streaming.

AAOS Members and Non-Members:

Free for unlimited viewing through April 30 (Including AAOS Fellows, Candidate Members, Residents, Emeritus Members, and International Affiliate Members).

Please note: CME credit is not available for the live or on-demand symposia webcasts.


Symposia available as webcasts include:

Four Challenges in Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty: Exposure, Safe and Effective Component Removal, Bone Deficit Management, and Fixation (A)
Tuesday, 8-10 AM 
Moderator: Adolph V. Lombardi Jr, MD

Hip Arthroscopy – Should I Incorporate It In My Practice (B)
Tuesday, 10:30 - 12:30 PM 
Moderator: Marc Safran, MD

The Quality Conundrum: Recognizing and Reckoning with Disparities in Musculoskeletal Health and Health Care (E)
Tuesday, 1:30 - 3:30 PM  
Moderator: Ramon L. Jimenez, MD

Great Debates in Total Hip Arthroplasty (G)
Tuesday, 4:00 - 6:00 PM  
Moderator: Jay R. Lieberman, MD

Applying Deformity Concepts to the Degenerative Spine Practice (I)
Wednesday, 8:00 - 10:00 AM  
Moderator: Theodore J. Choma, MD

Open Reduction/Internal Fixation vs. Acute Arthroplasty for Common Extremity Injuries: What Does Evidence-Based Medicine Tell Us? (K)
Wednesday, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM  
Moderator: Emil H. Schemitsch, MD

Creating Value in a Hip Arthroplasty Practice - Lessons Learned from Bundled Payment Initiatives (BPCI, CJR) (M)
Wednesday, 1:30 - 3:30 PM
Moderator: William A. Jiranek, MD

Beyond this Old Bone: Thumb Carpometacarpal Arthritis – What’s Old, What’s New, and What’s Next (O)
Wednesday, 4:00 - 6:00 PM  
Moderator: Julie E. Adams, MD

Failed Shoulder Surgery – Now What Do I Do? Case-Based Symposium (Q)

Thursday, 8:00 - 10:00 AM
Moderator: William N. Levine, MD

Extreme Limb Salvage: Application of Oncologic Reconstructions for Oncologic and Non-Oncologic Indications (T)
Thursday, 1:30 - 3:30 PM  
Moderator: Richard L. McGough, MD

Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis in 2017: Scientific Advancements and Evolving Treatment Modalities (V)
Thursday, 4:00 - 6:00 PM  
Moderator: Ira Zaltz, MD

American Orthopaedic Practice: Where Are We Headed? (President’s Symposium) (W)
Friday, 8:00 - 10:00 AM  
Moderator: Gerald R. Williams Jr, MD

Annual Meeting Highlights (Y)
Friday, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM  
Co-Moderators: James R. Ficke, MD and Marc Safran, MD

What Residents Need to Know and Core Competencies Too (AA)
Friday, 1:30 - 4:30 PM
Moderator: Alexander Vaccaro, MD, PhD