AAOS Resident Rumble

What Is The Resident Rumble?

The AAOS Resident Rumble is an exciting no-holds-barred virtual trivia competition that pits residency programs from across the country against one another. The games are a combination of orthopaedic-based trivia, pop culture trivia, and fun competitions.  

When Are The Events?

The 2022 competition is being held on Wednesday evenings in April and May (Apr. 6, 13, 20, 27 and May 4, 11, 18, 25) from 8:00 – 9:00 p.m EST. Teams of four will compete against each other, in an event sponsored by DePuy Synthes. The winners of each night will compete in a semifinal match on the last Wednesday of the respective month.

April and May winners will participate in a final championship event on June 1.

How Can Resident Programs Sign Up?

Sign up is closed for the 2022 event. Check back for next year's event - see you in 2023!

Can Anyone Watch the Games and be in the Audience?

Yes! Click here to cheer on the teams!

What Teams Are Playing?

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View PDF of the Resident Rumble bracket

What Do The Winners Get?

Bragging rights to start! First place winners will each receive a $100 gift card, and second place winners a $25 gift card.

What Were The Results of the 2021 Resident Rumble?

View the results of teams that played at the 2021 Virtual Resident Rumble here.

Email ResidentNews@aaos.org for more information.

Image Use. By attending and participating in the Resident Rumble, attendees and participants grant AAOS (and its employees and agents) permission to capture, retain, and utilize the attendees’ and participants’ image, likeness, voice, and actions, whether captured live and streamed in real time or recorded and in any format. Any such images or likeness captured during the Resident Rumble may be used by AAOS for display, exhibition, publication, or reproduction in any medium or context for any purpose, including, but not limited to, AAOS’ promotional or commercial purposes and on AAOS’ Orthopaedic Video Theater (OVT), without further notice, authorization, or compensation. Attendees and participants hereby release AAOS from any and all claims related to AAOS’ use of such images or "likeness.”