AAOS Orthopaedic Board Preparation and Review Course
Your one-stop-shop for Part I ABOS Exam preparation
Immerse yourself in trusted, exam-focused content that prepares you to pass the Part I written examination.
This course is structured for convenient, continuous review. Online materials are delivered in three phases:
- February 1 – April 1: Pre-Recorded Lectures
Recorded lectures covering the testable topics are released periodically to pace your review. Faculty present material based on common test questions, guiding you through the vast amount of content in each specialty area.
- April 18 – 22: Live-Streamed High-Yield Reviews
Dedicate approximately four hours each day to live-streamed, high-yield review lectures covering the key take-home points for each specialty. Faculty re-cap the most important testable facts and concepts, and review mock exam questions.
- Through July 31: Continue Your Review with Access to ALL sessions!
Build on your progress and review all course content until exam day. Utilize the online portal at your convenience, whether you have time for a quick lecture, or prefer to dedicate a day to review.
- New! A live panel featuring residents who passed the exam in 2022, focusing on tips and strategies that you need to know!
- Expanded content on test-taking strategies
“I really liked the format of the course, specifically being able to review the documents and lectures before the live high-yield lectures!"
"It was so helpful to have all the content recorded – I could go back and listen to specific parts of broader specialties as needed."
"Many outstanding presentations, explained clearly, with an emphasis on test questions."
- Virtual Course Attendees
Options for accessing self-assessment review questions
If your residency program subscribes to AAOS ResStudy, you already have access to a fantastic question bank of over 4,000 questions from the AAOS Assessments and Examinations product lines for self-testing. To access, log in at the learn.aaos.org today.
If your residency program does not subscribe to ResStudy, individual access is now available! Click here to purchase or call AAOS Customer Service at 1-800-626-6726.
For non-resident attendees, individual access to a self-test question bank is available with OrthoWizard - a question bank of 1,500+ self-assessment questions. Learn more.
A. Jay Khanna, MD, FAAOS
MedStar Georgetown and MedStar Orthopaedic Institute
Francis H. Shen, MD, FAAOS
University of Virginia
Amit Jain, MD
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Carol D. Morris, MD, MS, FAAOS
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Read these AAOS Now articles featuring tips and strategies from your Course Directors:
- How to Prepare for the ABOS Exam in the Age of COVID-19
Published in AAOS Now, January 2021
- How to Prepare for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Exam
Published in AAOS Now, November 2017
Orthopaedic Resident, Post-Residency in Fellowship, Nurse, Allied Health, PA, Active U.S. Military
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