Pediatric Orthopaedics


2018 Pediatric Orthopaedic
Self-Assessment Exam

William L. Hennrikus Jr., MD

Improve your ability to diagnose and manage pediatric orthopaedic conditions related to trauma, spine, hip, and foot and ankle.


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Courses and Webinars

16th Annual International Pediatric Orthopaedic Symposium (IPOS) presented by POSNA and AAOS

December 3 - 7, 2019
Orlando, FL

Donald Bae, MD
Todd Milbrandt, MD

Discover new insights and technology, and integrate best practices and new techniques into your care of children and adolescents. Choose from over 40 breakout sessions!


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AAOS Pediatric Orthopaedic Practice Prep Plan

Ideal for Practice-Profiled MOC Prep! 
Stay on top of your specialty with this flexible program featuring videos, self-assessment, quizzes, and recommended readings - all selected for you by leaders in pediatric orthopaedics from the vast collection of AAOS resources. Up to 65 CME Credits.

Orthopaedic Video Theater

View the vast and growing collection of expert, quality surgical videos at - now FREE as a benefit of AAOS membership!

And now, discover more ways to submit videos and get published faster!


Surgical Techniques

Fixation of Pediatric Femur Fractures

Explore hundreds of Surgical Procedures and Techniques Learning Modules - available FREE to AAOS members - at the online learning platform at!

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Courses OnDemand: Pediatric Sports and Trauma

Take a front-row virtual seat at this AAOS recorded surgical skills course. Watch and listen to lectures, presentation slides, surgical demonstrations and earn CME!



Offer your patients peer-reviewed, non-biased, easy-to-understand information on this musculoskeletal topic and hundreds more on the NEW OrthoInfo website - now with an improved mobile experience!

Evidence-Based Medicine

Appropriate Use Criteria: Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip: Management for Orthopaedic Specialists (2018)

Appropriate use criteria (AUC) provide treatment recommendations on a patient-specific level using evidence from AAOS clinical practice guidelines, along with clinician expertise and experience. This AUC assists Orthopaedic Specialists in determining the appropriateness of various health care services for the Management of Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip.

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at OrthoGuidelines available online or via the free mobile app.

Journals & News

August 2019
Objective Measurement of Brace Wear in Successfully Ponseti-Treated Clubfeet: Pattern of Decreasing Use in the First 2 Years

Richards, B. Stephens MD; Faulks, Shawne RN, MSN, CNS-C; Felton, Kevin CO, LO, FAAOP; Karacz, Chelsea M. MS

August 2019
Outcome Tools in Pediatric Foot and Ankle Patients: Comparing Child and Parent Scores
Tipton, C. Cody MD; Bompadre, Viviana PhD; Mattioli-Lewis, Tressa MPH; Bouchard, Maryse MD, MSc

Thank you for joining us at the 2019 Annual Meeting
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Volunteer Opportunities

Explore the many  volunteer opportunities  available at AAOS. 

Members who volunteer their time and energy to education programs at AAOS and other orthopaedic organizations can be recognized through the  Education Achievement Awards Program.