Published 2/1/2013

AAOS Brings Annual Meeting to You

Downloadable webcasts enable anytime, anywhere viewing

From anywhere in the world—and at any time—you can benefit from the outstanding educational presentations at the AAOS 2013 Annual Meeting. Symposia webcasts enable you to “attend” more than 20 symposia in the following ways:

  • During the meeting, webcasts will be streamed live to your mobile device using the AAOS Mobile Meeting Guide app or to your computer (www.aaos.org/annual). You’ll even be able to participate via the audience response system. Webcast registration opens Feb. 19 at www.aaos.org/annual
  • Free downloads will be available through Sunday, March 24. Symposia webcasts will be available for download from the AAOS website (www.aaos.org/annual) beginning on the day after the live presentation.
  • After the meeting—beginning on Monday, March 25—look for the symposia webcasts in the AAOS online store. Purchase and stream the symposia you’re most interested in.

Annual Meeting symposia bring you today’s hottest topics, presented by surgeons who are shaping the future of the orthopaedic specialty. They provide a rich overview and various viewpoints on specific topics, ranging from accountable care organizations to sports injury management. A listing of the symposia that will be available as webcasts follows.

Tuesday, March 19

  • Lower Extremity Nailing: What Can Be Nailed, What Should be Nailed, and Technical Pearls for Success (A), moderated by Joshua Langford, MD, 8 a.m.–10 a.m.
  • Worldwide Perspective on Hip Instability after Total Hip Replacement (B), moderated by Paul E. Beaule, MD, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
  • Accountable Care Organizations and Bundled Payments: Passing Trends or a New Paradigm? (C), moderated by Kevin J. Bozic, MD, 1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
  • Controversies in Pediatric Sports Medicine (D), moderated by John D. Polousky, MD, 1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
  • Elbow Trauma Gone Wrong: How To Solve Complications (F), moderated by Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo, MD, 4 p.m.–6 p.m.
  • A Decade of Change in the Treatment of Pediatric & Adult Spinal Deformity: What Progress Has Been Made? (G), moderated by John R. Dimar II, MD, 4 p.m.–6 p.m.

Wednesday, March 20

  • Hot Topics in Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty (I), moderated by Jay R. Lieberman, MD, 8 a.m.–10 a.m.
  • How Orthopaedic Surgeons Get Into trouble. Lessons from The AAOS Compliance Program. A Case Based Symposium (J), moderated by Thomas Green, MD, 8 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
  • Inside Job: The Nuts and Bolts of Sports Injury Management (L), moderated by J. Chris Coetzee, MD, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
  • Measuring Quality in Orthopaedics (N), moderated by Joseph D. Zuckerman, MD, 1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 21

  • Essential Surgical Techniques for Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Video-Based Symposium (P), moderated by Daniel J. Berry, MD, 1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
  • Health Care Advocacy: Why and How (Q), moderated by John M. Froelich, MD, 1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
  • Eight Common Pitfalls In Shoulder Arthroplasty (S), moderated by Edward Craig, MD, 4 p.m.–6 p.m.
  • Debates on the Use of BMP in Spine Surgery (T), moderated by Jeffrey C. Wang, MD, 4 p.m.–6 p.m.

Friday, March 22

  • Optimizing Management of Patients with Metal-on-Metal Hips (U), moderated by Adolph Lombardi, MD, 8 a.m.–10 a.m.
  • The Social and Economic Value of Orthopaedic Surgery (V), moderated by John R. Tongue, MD, 8 a.m.–10 a.m.
  • New Concepts Regarding Athletic Induced Mild Traumatic (Concussion) and Catastrophic Brain Injuries (W), moderated by Barry Boden, MD, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
  • Changing the Surgical Education Paradigm: How Do You Teach Someone to Have the Surgical Skills of an Orthopaedic Surgeon? (X), moderated by Ranjan Gupta, MD, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
  • Improving Outcomes with Total Knee Arthroplasty (Z), moderated by Giles R. Scuderi, MD, 1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
  • Hip Arthroscopy: To the Cutting Edge … Without Falling Off (BB), moderated by Dean K. Matsuda, MD, 4 p.m.–6 p.m.
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Mythbusters (CC) moderated by Robert Ostrum, MD, 4 p.m.–6 p.m.