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

AAOS/ISHA/POSNA Surgical Treatment of the Pre-Arthritic Hip

September 13 - 14, 2019
OLC Education & Conference Center, Rosemont, IL

Ira Zaltz, MD, and Bryan T. Kelly, MD

Practice open and arthroscopic techniques for adolescent and young adult hip preservation/disorders. 

Register by July 18 and Save $200!


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AAOS Pediatric Orthopaedic Practice Prep Plan

Ideal for Practice-Profiled MOC Prep!

Stay on top of your specialty with this 9-module online program featuring videos, self-assessment questions, quizzes, and readings - all selected for you by leaders in pediatric orthopaedics from the vast collection of AAOS resources.

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

Congenital Hand and Wrist Differences and Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy

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!


Toe Walking

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

Treatment of Pediatric Diaphyseal Femur Fracture

This case study demonstrates treatment of a pediatric diaphyseal femur fracture based on the AAOS clinical practice guideline recommendations.

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

Journals & News

June 2019
Predictors for Nonaccidental Trauma in a Child With a Fracture-A National Inpatient Database Study

Zhao, Caixia MD; Starke, Matthew MD; Tompson, Jeffrey D. MD; Sabharwal, Sanjeev MD, MPH

May 2019
Direct Lateral Approach for Triple Pelvic Osteotomy
Grigoryan, Grigor MD; Korcek, Lucas MD; Eidelman, Mark MD; Paley, Dror MD; Nelson, Scott MD

Thank you for joining us at the 2019 Annual Meeting
See why members come back year after year in the attendee experience video captured live in Las Vegas.

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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.