Resident Programs

Prepare for Practice and Further your Career

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Practice Management for Residents and Fellows-in-Training #191

Tuesday, March 12, 12:30 – 5:00 PM

Review essential elements of practice management and learn the foundation to prepare for practice.  

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Resident Assembly Open Forum

Wednesday, March 13, 10:00 – 11:00 AM
The goal of the Resident Education Forum (REF) is to discuss the ways in which residencies across the country accomplish a number of educational objectives, to identify best and unique practices, and ultimately to share these findings with the orthopaedic community to improve resident education.

NEW! Speed Mentoring for Residents #390

Thursday, March 14, 8:00 - 9:30 AM

Learn how to navigate the transition from residency to practicing physician from the pro’s. This free session will focus on guidance of the practical and the intangibles you need to start your next phase of your career in a successful manner.   

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Forum for Young Orthopaedic Surgeons with the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Thursday, March 14, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Meet with Executive Medical Director of the ABOS, David F. Martin, MD, during this unique forum and learn critical information about Board requirements and procedures. 

Resident Assembly Business Meeting - Get Involved!

Thursday, March 14, 1:30 – 3:30 PM
The Resident Assembly provides you with lifelong learning, leadership, and the opportunity to impact the AAOS organization as well as your professional advancement.

The Resident Bowl

Thursday, March 14, 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Step up your game at the fourth annual AAOS Resident Bowl. Residents are invited to compete on teams in a game-style setting, answering orthopaedic and non-orthopaedic trivia for grand and runner-up prizes. Prizes are awarded to the top two teams. A limited number of residents can sign up on site.
For more information visit All are welcome to be in the audience and cheer for their colleagues. 

Sponsored by:   DePuy-Synthes_logo150

After the Resident Bowl test your procedural skills on a variety of orthopaedic procedures on several virtual reality stations - including total hip and knee arthroplasty and femoral tibial nailing or practice your suturing skills at several stations with different wound closure options. All stations are provided by DePuy Synthes a Johnson and Johnson companies.