21st Annual AAOS/AOSSM/AANA Sports Medicine Course

21st Annual AAOS/AOSSM/AANA Sports Medicine Course

February 23 – 27, 2020
Park City, Utah

Course Sold Out!
For questions, please call AAOS Customer Service at 800-626-6726

Participate – Engage – Ski – Learn
From professional athletes to weekend warriors, ensure your treatment decisions and solutions in your daily practice are current across all levels of athletic injury. Participate in case-based breakout discussions, interactive participant-expert panels and engaging dialogue with faculty for fresh learning approaches and multi-disciplinary solutions. Unparalleled sports medicine expertise, coupled with downtime for downhill – the 21st Annual Sports Medicine Course is sure to be an unforgettable learning adventure. Scroll down for further course details including course schedule, faculty roster, hotel details, and more!

Add an Ultrasound Session – Limited Seats (available to course registrants only)
Enhance your diagnostic and therapeutic skills through hands-on learning! Two sessions available:
  • Wednesday, February 26, 11:30am - 2:00pm
  • Thursday, February 27, 7:00am - 9:30am
Each session is limited to 70 participants. $199 registration fee includes dinner on Wednesday or breakfast on Thursday. While registering for the course, you will be prompted to select your preferred session or indicate that you are not interested.

"If I had to create the perfect conference this was it: practice changing education from passionate and inspiring faculty who not only provide supportive literature, but also provide personal clinical pearls with humility and candor."
- 2019 Course Attendee

Keeping Patients Active Through Biologics, Rehabilitation
& Contemporary Surgical Techniques

Course Directors

Brian J. Cole, MD, MBA; Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush; Chicago, IL

CAPT (ret) Matthew T. Provencher, MD, MC, USNR; Steadman Clinic; Vail, CO

Kevin E. Wilk, PT, DPT, FAPTA; Champion Sports Medicine; Birmingham, AL

Registration Fees

Member Rates
Nonmember Rates
AAOS or AOSSM or AANA Member
Candidate Member
Associate Member
International Member
$1,349 Nonmember
Other Physician
Post-Residency in Fellowship
PA Member
U.S. Military
$949 Allied Health
Athletic Trainer
PA Nonmember
Emeritus Member
$849 Add-on! Ultrasound Session
Select preferred session at registration

Course Sold Out!
For questions, please call AAOS Customer Service at 800-626-6726



At the conclusion of this course, learners should be able to:
  • Compare and contrast the various surgical and nonsurgical treatment protocols for instability conditions of the knee, injuries to knee ligaments, and cartilage disorders
  • Review the anatomy, function and injuries of the acromioclavicular joint of the shoulder, and both non-operative and operative treatment strategies for athletic AC joint injuries
  • Evaluate indications for tenotomy vs. tenodesis for biceps tendon pathology
  • Review performance enhancing medications, side effects, screening protocols, workup, and deficiency of athletes with sports endocrine axis disorders.
  • Prescribe correct knee, shoulder and hand/wrist rehabilitation protocols to maximize post-surgical and post-injury function.
  • Compare short-term and long-term treatment strategies for team physicians
  • Identify practice efficiencies, optimal use of physician extenders (ultrasound, injections, etc.), and cost reductions in the ambulatory setting

Special Highlights:

Look forward to:
  • Keynotes on Top Trending Sports Medicine topics in 2020
  • Emerging and leading-edge technology, orthobiologics, and innovative surgical techniques
  • Debates and panel discussions offer differing perspectives on controversial topics
  • Ample time for recreation -- skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, shopping, art galleries, etc.

Faculty Disclosures

Learn more from 2019 course faculty member, Rachel M. Frank, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeons, Nurses, Physical Therapists, PAs, Athletic Trainers, DOs, Residency Programs, Sports Medicine Fellowships, Occupational Therapists, Primary Care Sports Medicine Physicians

Hear from a PA!

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AMA Credit Designation
AAOS designates this live activity for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ACCME Accreditation


For information on additional Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities click here.

Angela Buckley, MPA
AAOS Corporate Engagement Specialist
Phone: 847-384-4335
E-mail: Buckley@aaos.org
Jason Raymond
AAOS Exhibits Communications Specialist
Phone: 847-384-4174
E-mail: jraymond@aaos.org
Refund Policy

Cancellation requests must be submitted in writing to Customer Service at: customerservice@aaos.org or mail to AAOS, 9400 W Higgins Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018.

Course cancellations are subject to the following refund policy. Webinars and Webcast registration fees are non-refundable (you will be notified if a replay is available to watch at a later date convenient for you).

Days Prior to Course Start Date Refund
30+ Days Registration fee less $150 cancellation fee
29 to 15 days 50% refund
14 days or less No refund
Course Cancellation

The Academy reserves the right to cancel a course thirty (30) days prior to the course start date. Any person who has registered for the course will be notified by email at the address noted in the AAOS member database. A telephone call will also be made to each registrant for whom a number is available. Persons whose registration is received after a course is cancelled will be notified by telephone and email. Registration fees will be refunded in full. However, other costs incurred by the registrant, such as airline or hotel penalties are the responsibility of the registrant.

For additional information or to register, call AAOS Customer Service Department at 1 (800) 626-6726 (US & Canada) or 1-847-823-7186 for outside US & Canada Monday - Friday 8AM - 5PM CT or email: customerservice@aaos.org.

The Academy would like to thank the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) and the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) for the many contributions made by its members in the production of this program. The Academy and orthopaedic specialty societies work together to provide orthopaedic surgeons with the highest quality educational programs and publications. This cooperative spirit among colleague organizations is an important resource and valuable asset for the orthopaedic community.