Fundamentals of Hip and Knee Arthroplasty for Orthopaedic Residents

July 9-11, 2021, Rosemont, IL

Course #2103389

Residents! Build your surgical skills for TKA and THA with guidance from expert faculty

Experience 2.5 content-packed days rotating between dynamic classroom sessions and hands-on cadaver labs, building your foundation of numerous hip and knee arthroplasty procedures.

Most of your course time is spent in the lab practicing bone cuts, ligament balancing, limb and implant alignment, and more – working closely with course faculty in a personalized learning environment.

Engaging lectures, lively faculty panels, and small-group case discussions round out your experience, covering important topics including:

  • Preoperative planning and templating
  • Perioperative protocols
  • Diagnosis and treatment of peri-prosthetic infection

"I absolutely loved this course. It was resident-centered throughout, focusing on education through case examples, presented in an informal and laidback setting." - 2019 Course Participant

New! Legends in Orthopaedics Panel 

This lunch-time session brings legendary faculty to you, comprised of leaders in orthopaedics including three Past-Presidents of the Academy. These experts will share their unique perspectives and history with topics covering leadership, achieving work/life balance, and other personal experience in orthopaedics. 

Confirmed Panelists 
Daniel J. Berry, MD, FAAOS 
John J. Callaghan, MD, FAAOS
Joshua J. Jacobs, MD, FAAOS
David G. Lewallen, MD, FAAOS
Wayne G. Paprosky, MD, FAAOS

Course Directors


Brett R. Levine, MD, FAAOS


Lucian C. Warth, MD


Registration Fees

Registration is limited to orthopaedic residents.

Resident Registration Fee: $250

Refund & Cancellation Policies

Refund Policy

Cancellation requests must be submitted in writing to Customer Service at: or mail to AAOS, 9400 W Higgins Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018.

Course cancellations are subject to the following refund policy. Webinars and Webcast registration fees are non-refundable (you will be notified if a replay is available to watch at a later date convenient for you).

15+ days prior to the course - course fee less $150 [cancellation fee] will be issued

14 days or less prior to the course - no refunds will be issued

The Academy would like to thank the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS), The Hip Society and The Knee Society 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.