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Central Instructional Courses Committee

Overall Purpose/Mission

Prepare a schedule of Annual Meeting instructional courses consistent with the educational needs of the Academy's Fellows and in accordance with the essential policies and standards of ACCME, and evaluate the effectiveness and member satisfaction of the programs.



1. Align all activities to support execution and achievement of the mission, vision, goals, strategic objectives and metrics of the Strategic Plan and conduct all business in accordance with the Core Values as adopted by the Board of Directors.

2. Plan, conduct, and evaluate a program of instructional course lectures for the Annual Meeting of the Academy including two-, three-, and four-hour course lectures, surgical skills courses, and an eight-hour Orthopaedic Review Course.

3. Serve as evaluators of appropriate courses during the Annual Meeting.

4. Select appropriate instructional courses for publication in the Annual Instructional Course Volume.

5. Act as a resource to the Associate Editor of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery for instructional course material.

6. Present health policy related courses in cooperation with the appropriate Association committees.


Reporting Relationship

Reports to the Annual Meeting Committee




Five (5) Members

Chair and the next year's Chair are members of the Committee on the Annual Meeting (7826)



Committees Reporting to the Central Instructional Courses Committee

  1. Adult Reconstruction Hip Instructional Course Committee - 7827A
  2. Adult Reconstruction Knee Instructional Course Committee - 7827B
  3. Foot and Ankle Instructional Course Committee - 7827C
  4. Hand and Wrist Instructional Course Committee - 7827D
  5. Pediatrics Instructional Course Committee - 7827E
  6. Practice Management Instructional Course Committee - 7827F
  7. Shoulder and Elbow Instructional Course Committee - 7827G
  8. Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Instructional Course Committee - 7827J
  9. Spine Instructional Course Committee - 7827H
  10. Trauma Instructional Course Committee - 7827K
  11. Tumor Instructional Course Committee - 7827L


Term of Office

Five (5) years

Staff Liaison (title)

Education Manager


Last updated: 12/6/13