Pediatric Orthopaedics


2018 Pediatric Orthopaedic
Self-Assessment Exam

William L. Hennrikus Jr., MD

Improve your ability to diagnose and manage pediatric orthopaedic conditions related to trauma, spine, hip, and foot and ankle.


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Courses and Webinars

AAOS Surgical Treatment of the Pre-Arthritic Hip 

September 13 - 14, 2019
OLC Education & Conference Center, Rosemont, IL

Ira Zaltz, MD, and Bryan T. Kelly, MD

Practice open and arthroscopic techniques for adolescent and young adult hip preservation/disorders. 


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Annual Meeting News

Broaden your knowledge and strengthen your skills during focused sessions.

The Pediatrics tracks identify the most relevant sessions for your expertise and learning path.

Orthopaedic Video Theater

View the vast and growing collection of expert, quality surgical videos at - now FREE as a benefit of AAOS membership!

The newly expanded OVT now includes dynamic videos from more diverse perspectives, adding increased variety to your learning.


Surgical Techniques

Pediatric Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Explore hundreds of Surgical Procedures and Techniques Learning Modules - available FREE to AAOS members - at the online learning platform at!

Practice Prep Plan

AAOS Pediatric Orthopaedic Practice Prep Plan

Ideal for Practice-Profiled MOC Prep!
Stay on top of your specialty with this 9-module online program featuring videos, self-assessment questions, quizzes, and recommended readings - all selected for you by leaders in pediatric orthopaedic surgery from the vast collection of AAOS resources.


Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis

Offer your patients peer-reviewed, non-biased, easy-to-understand information on this musculoskeletal topic and hundreds more on the NEW OrthoInfo website - now with an improved mobile experience!

Evidence-Based Medicine

Treatment of Pediatric Diaphyseal Femur Fractures Clinical Practice Guideline

This CPG addresses the treatment of diaphyseal femur fractures in children who have not yet reached skeletal maturity.

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at OrthoGuidelines available online or via the free mobile app.

Journals & News

January 1, 2019
Increasing Rate of Surgical Fixation in Four- and Five-year-old Children With Femoral Shaft Fractures
Alluri, Ram Kiran, MD; Sabour, Andrew, BS; Heckmann, Nathanael, MD; Hatch, George F., MD; VandenBerg, Curtis, MD

November 2018
Study Follows Up on Skeletally Immature Patients with Osteochondritis Dissecans in the Knee

Thank you for joining us at the 2018 Annual Meeting
See why members come back year after year in the attendee experience video captured live in New Orleans.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Explore the many  volunteer opportunities  available at AAOS. 

Members who volunteer their time and energy to education programs at AAOS and other orthopaedic organizations can be recognized through the  Education Achievement Awards Program.