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Call for Abstracts & Applications

Share your research with orthopaedic surgeons from around the world at the AAOS 2023 Annual Meeting, March 7 - 11, 2023, in Las Vegas. Nowhere else will your discoveries reach such a wide-ranging orthopaedic audience.

Important Deadline Dates

May 2, 2022 - Instructional Course Lectures, Symposia, and TechTalks applications due
June 1, 2022 - Paper and Poster Abstracts due
July 15, 2022 - Orthopaedic Video Theater Abstracts due

You’re invited to submit research findings to be considered for presentation. The meeting will feature a wide range of exciting lectures, discussions, debates, and numerous networking opportunities with experts, researchers, and leaders in the field of orthopaedics.

New for AAOS 2023 and as part of the Academy's continuing efforts to present the most cutting-edge ortho insights as possible at the Annual Meeting, all ICLs from the 2022 Annual Meeting must be formally submitted through the application submission portal. Please note that you have through May 2, 2022, to resubmit any ICLs that you presented in 2022 if you would like them to be considered for the 2023 program.

There will be a 30-day disclosure grace period for the Paper/Poster abstracts (June 1, 5:01 PM CST thru July 1, 5:01 CST) should you need to contact your co-authors regarding disclosure. This grace period applies only to disclosure only.  During this time, you cannot make any changes to your abstract.

Tips for Writing a Good Abstract

Other Publication Deadlines

Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons call for research papers & case reports: