AAOS/OTA Orthopaedic Trauma Update in Tactics and Techniques

December 2-3, 2022, Rosemont, IL

Course #2203273

Prepare to face fractures of all complexities

This popular hands-on skills course delivers the latest treatment strategies and techniques for managing fractures across the anatomical areas. A dynamic faculty of renowned trauma specialists help you modernize your treatment methods to build confidence in selecting the best option for your injured patients.

An effective blend of lectures, live surgical demonstrations, and case reviews refresh your knowledge before moving to the lab to practice open and minimally invasive surgical approaches. Procedures incorporate relevant anatomy, implant position, and clamp position for fracture fixation.

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New! Premium Lab Table Experience - Now Sold Out

AAOS and OTA are thrilled to offer the opportunity to enhance your cadaver lab time with a special 1:1 format. Spend the duration of all lab sessions with one of the renowned course faculty members, working one-on-one at your own table, with your own cadaver specimen. This means even more hands-on practice, time with new technology, and exchange with faculty for a personalized learning experience like no other!

  • Table Price: $599 (a $1,300 value)
  • Only 3 spots available!

“Both decision-making principles and tactics on how to triage my trauma patients were improved by attending this course!”  - Previous Course Attendee

Spend over 6.5 hours in the lab practicing various techniques within:

  • Knee and Ankle Spanning External Fixation
  • Anterior and Anteriolateral Approaches to Femoral Neck
  • Distal Femur Medial and Lateral Approaches
  • Tibial Plateau Fracture Approaches
  • Leg Fasciotomies Techniques
  • Pilon/Ankle Approaches
  • Talus (Dual) and Calcaneus Approaches
  • Proximal Humerus Fracture Approaches
  • Humerus Shaft Approaches
  • Elbow Approaches
  • Forearm Approaches and Fasciotomies
  • Wrist Approaches

Course Directors

Anna N. Miller, MD, FAAOS, FACS
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO

Daniel S. Horwitz, MD, FAAOS
Geisinger Medical Center
Danville, PA

Course Faculty

Kyle J. Jeray, MD, FAAOS
Clifford B. Jones, MD, FAAOS, FACS
James C. Krieg, MD, FAAOS
Gerald J. Lang, MD, FAAOS
Frank A Liporace, MD, FAAOS
Brian Mullis, MD, FAAOS, FACS, FAOrthA
Mai P. Nguyen, MD, FAAOS

Brent L. Norris, MD, FAAOS
George Ochenjele, MD, FAAOS
Laura J. Prokuski, MD, FAAOS
John A. Scolaro, MD, FAAOS, MA
Emily Wagstrom, MD, FAAOS
J. Tracy Watson, MD, FAAOS

Registration Fees

Save $200 on the in-person hands-on surgical skills course rates when you register by November 3, 2022!


AAOS Member, Candidate Member, Associate Member,
International Member, Emeritus Member

  • In-person: $2,399
  • Add $199 for Course OnDemand Gold Registration Package

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

  • In-person: $1,799
  • Add $199 for Course OnDemand Gold Registration Package

PA Member

  • In-person: $999
  • Add $199 for Course OnDemand Gold Registration Package


Nonmember Orthopaedic Surgeon

  • In-person: $2,899
  • Add $199 for Course OnDemand Gold Registration Package

Nonmember PA

  • In-person: $1,199
  • Add $199 for Course OnDemand Gold Registration Package

Add the Course Recording for Only $199!

Supplement your notes, hear it all again for improved retention, and earn additonal CME! This self-directed web-based program lets you engage at your convenience across your devices.

Select the "Course Plus OnDemand Access" option during registration. Product will be available 60 days following the course.

Note: Course attendees will have access to the live course content for 60 days. 

The Academy would like to thank the Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA) 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.