AAOS Now, Februrary 2014
New Orleans Is the Place to Be, March 11–15
The 2014 Annual Meeting in New Orleans promises to be a vibrant venue with outstanding educational and networking opportunities. Offerings include 29 symposia on exciting and timely topics, 840 scientific presentations, 560 scientific posters, 85 scientific exhibits, and 200 instructional course lectures (ICL) presented by world-renowned faculty.
Academy, Specialties Advance Unified Front with Revamped Research Agenda
With the ultimate goal of advancing science and research in orthopaedic care through a unified research strategy, the AAOS recently published a revised list of research priorities necessary to improve function and mobility and reduce the socioeconomic burden of musculoskeletal disorders in the United States. This Unified Orthopaedic Research Agenda (URA) had its genesis nearly a decade ago, through a cooperative effort that included the AAOS and orthopaedic specialty societies.