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AOAO Online Resources

Virtual Resource Center

Quick and easy access to searchable orthopedic specialty topics on demand (member log in required)

AOAO Journal

Read about the latest research in orthopedics” and link the same as what’s there now.

Meetings and Events

Annual Spring Meeting

2025 Annual Spring Meeting | April 2-5, 2025
Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center  |  Grapevine, TX

Annual Fall Meeting

2024 Annual Fall Meeting | October 23-26, 2024
Omni Boston at Seaport | Boston, MA

Specialty Sections

AOAO Specialty Sections are composed of members of the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics who share a common professional purpose in furthering a sub-specialty interest and knowledge within orthopedic surgery. AOAO Members are encouraged to become involved in their specialty by joining a section.

Sponsorship Opportunities

The AOAO has multiple opportunities for your company to engage with AOAO members and meeting attendees throughout the year. We invite companies with orthopedic products, services, and technology to participate.


The AOAO is offering a scholarship program for AOAO resident members who take the Part I Written Exam through the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery (AOBOS). The AOAO will reimburse $500 to each resident who has registered and paid for this exam.


The Student AOAO group began in 2006 and stems from the vision of a student run organization under the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics (AOAO, Academy). The field of orthopedics is a specialty that is growing in importance and popularity.

The Orthopod

The Academy’s monthly news bulletin is released monthly.

Job Opportunities

Job postings run for a period of 180 days and are free for AOAO members.

Foundation Updates