Resident Orthopaedic Core Knowledge

ROCK for International Residency Programs


International residency programs can now subscribe to the AAOS Resident Orthopaedic Core Knowledge (ROCK) online learning platform. Program directors across the globe can provide their residents with access to the same comprehensive educational resource that is available in the United States.

ROCK is an online learning platform designed specifically for orthopaedic residents. It offers an in-depth course of study that covers the core topics in orthopaedics. The platform features interactive modules, videos, quizzes, and case studies, all designed to help residents develop the skills they need to become successful orthopaedic surgeons.

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  • Residents can access the platform from anywhere with an internet connection, allowing them to learn at their own pace and on their own schedule
  • The calendar feature makes it easy for program directors to schedule assignments
  • Powerful analytic tools provide insights into residents’ understanding of the material.

ROCK subscriptions are based on a per-resident fee, making it an affordable option for programs of all sizes. AAOS is committed to making sure that all residents, regardless of their geographic location, have access to high-quality educational resources, and ROCK is just one example of that commitment.