AAOS/OTA Daily Dilemmas in Trauma: Your Topics, Expert Solutions


Updated March 30, 2020

Based on the latest CDC guidance for large events and mass gatherings, AAOS and OTA have made the difficult decision to cancel this course. The health, safety and well-being of the AAOS global community is our highest priority.

If you registered for this event, your cancellation will be automatically processed, and fees will be refunded. The AAOS and OTA staff, course directors, and faculty are working diligently to plan a virtual course experience to be delivered later this year. We will send details as soon as they are available.

Please contact AAOS Customer Service at 1-800-626-6726 with further questions. Thank you for your commitment to AAOS and our field, to your patients and to your communities. We hope to see you at AAOS CME courses in the future.

Expand your trauma acumen with the operative and
nonoperative trauma updates you need
to stay current when you take call. 

At this uniquely structured event, expert faculty share current knowledge and personal insights on pre-selected upper and lower extremity fracture fixation topics, as well as complication management, outcomes, and more. Faculty tailor the remaining topics to address your preferences resulting from popular vote.

A dynamic mix of lively debates, case reviews, and rotating small group discussions cultivates a personalized learning environment so you can return to practice with insights, expertise, pearls, and solutions.

"The best trauma course I have ever attended! The format, ease of access to faculty, and the size of the course made it superb." - Past Course Attendee

You impact this course!

Early registrants guide a portion of this course by voting in advance on preferred topics to complete the program, creating a unique experience around the most popular selections. 

After you register, fill out the voting form to select your preferred topics. The most popular selections will be included in the program. Voting closes March 31, 2020.

Course Directors

Paul Tornetta III, MD, FAAOS
Course Director

J. Tracy Watson, MD, FAAOS
Course Director

Coming Soon! An interview with your Course Directors.

Registration Fees


AAOS or OTA Member, Candidate Member, Associate Member, International Member

Resident, Post-Residency in Fellowship, U.S. Military 

PA Member

AAOS Emeritus Member


Nonmember Orthopaedic Surgeon, International Nonmember, Other Physician

Nurse, Allied Health

Nonmember PA

The Academy would like to thank the Orthopaedic Trauma Association for the many contributions made by its members in the presentation 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.