Frequently Asked Questions About AAOS

Education Resources & CME Transcript

Where can I find detailed information on the AAOS Annual Meeting?

Comprehensive details regarding the AAOS Annual Meeting, including dates, location, registration process, housing and exhibits can be found by selecting "Annual Meeting" from the main menu bar.

How do I print my Certificate of Attendance or claim Annual Meeting CME's?

  1. From the AAOS Home page, select "Annual Meeting"
  2. From the main menu, go to Post Meeting Resources
  3. Click on the appropriate item

How do I submit an abstract for the Annual Meeting?

  1. From the AAOS Home page, select "Annual Meeting"
  2. From the main menu, hover over "Education"
  3. From the submenu, select "Education Resources"
  4. Then select, "Abstract Submission"
  5. Click on "Submit Now" and complete the required information

Where can I find a complete listing of available courses and webinars?

  1. From the AAOS Home page, select "Education"
  2. From the submenu, select "Courses and Webinars"
  3. Login and register as required

Are the webinars ever replayed?

Typically webinars are replayed 7 to 10 days after live viewing. Keep in mind, if you are interested in the webinar replay, you must be registered prior to the live date.

How do I claim, update, or print my CME transcripts?

  1. Login to your AAOS account
  2. From the main menu bar on the AAOS Home page, hover over the Education menu
  3. Select "Education Services" and then select "CME Transcripts"
  4. Click on "Update/Claim CME credits" to add or adjust credit hours
  5. Click on "Print Official Transcript" to print credits on file
  6. Complete required information

How can I add non-AAOS credits to my transcript?

For your convenience, there is an option to add non-AAOS CME credits to the Learning Portfolio helping you track your credits in one place. However, you are required to upload your certificates of completion. These credits and certificates will be shared with the ABOS daily.

  1. Login to your AAOS account
  2. From the main menu bar on the AAOS Home page, hover over the Education menu
  3. Select "Education Services" and then select "CME Transcripts"
  4. Click on "Add Non-AAOS CME Credits" to update your transcript with additional credits earned elsewhere
  5. Complete required information

How long does it take for Annual Meeting CME credits to appear on my transcript?

After Annual Meeting, CME processing may take up to 5 weeks to complete before appearing on your transcript.

Where can I view progress of my current ABOS Maintenance of Certification (MOC)?

  1. Login to your AAOS account
  2. From the main menu bar on the AAOS Home page, hover over the Education menu
  3. Select "Education Services" and then select "Learning Portfolio"