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2020 Orlando

Meeting Location:

Orange County Convention Center
West Building
9800 International Drive
Orlando, Florida 32819  

  Meeting Dates: 

  Tuesday, March 24 - Saturday, March 28, 2020

  Exhibit Dates:

  Wednesday, March 25 - Friday, March 27, 2020

  Specialty Day:

  Saturday, March 28, 2020

Registration Information

Member Registration Opens November 6, 2019
Non-Member Registration Opens November 13, 2019
Industry Non-Exhibitor Registration Opens November 13, 2019
Early Bird Registration Deadline December 20, 2019
Advance Registration Deadline February 14, 2020
Industry Non-Exhibitor Registration Deadline February 14, 2020
Cancellation Deadline February 14, 2020
Industry Non-Exhibitor Online Registration Deadline March 13, 2020
On-Site Registration Opens March 23, 2020 at 2:00 PM

Exhibitor Information

Exhibit Space Applications Available Available Now!

Housing Information

Orlando Housing Available Now!

Meeting Objectives


Global Objectives

  • Develop and refine a perspective on the broad range of orthopaedic knowledge, care and surgical practice.
  • Expand and integrate an understanding of the scientific and clinical tenets of orthopaedic surgery to better prevent and treat musculoskeletal disease.
  • Develop an understanding of economic and practice management challenges that can lead to strategies that protect continued access to care for patients and viability of the profession.
  • Provide a forum to strengthen professional relationships and develop networks that lead to better patient care, individual surgeon career satisfaction, and a more robust profession as a whole. 

Instructional Objectives 

  •  To facilitate a personalized educational experience through a comprehensive offering of instructional courses, symposia, and scientific presentations.
  • Support a forum for discussion of current issues in orthopaedics including patient safety, advocacy, practice management, technology, and culturally competent care.
  • Offer complementing formats to facilitate career-long education that meets the expectations and requirements of patients, colleagues and Maintenance of Certification.
  • To provide a forum for the presentation of basic and clinical research with current as well as future potential applications in the management of patients with musculoskeletal disease or injury. 

Learner Objectives 

  • Synthesize a basis for the practice of delivering evidence based, cost effective orthopaedic care, both patient centered and population based.
  • Integrate current basic science, translational research, and state-of- the art procedures and technology into clinical practice.
  • Become more informed and involved in advocacy issues related to orthopaedics.
  • To provide a forum for resident education on current clinical practice, relevant basic science, practice management, and advocacy issues in preparation for careers as competent and ethical orthopaedic surgeons.