Resident Assembly

RA Events at Annual Meeting

Resident Assembly Open Forum
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Room 904-906

Resident Assembly Business Meeting
Thursday, March 14, 2019
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Room 3301

Resident Assembly Committee Meetings
Friday, March 15, 2019
To RSVP, contact your committee chair
Resident Assembly Committees

Additional Resident Programs

AAOS Resident-Fellow Mentoring Program

Wednesday, March 13 11:00AM - 12:00 PM
Room 904-906 (immediately following the Open Forum)
Pairs junior residents with senior residents/fellows to discuss topics such as navigating fellowship match, job searching, and enhancing the annual meeting experience. Sign up to be a mentee or mentor


Resident Assembly Committees

The Resident Assembly has five subject committees: Education, Health Policy, Career Development, Research, and Technology.  There is also a Global Health Workgroup.  All committees meet during the Annual Meeting.

Resident Assembly Committees


The 2017-2018 International Orthopaedic Trainee Survey

Every country has different norms and standards for providing orthopaedic resident education.  The RA surveyed orthopaedic trainees from across the globe to examine regional trends in orthopaedic education and identify particularly effective orthopaedic education practices worldwide.

International Trainee Survey Results


Sunshine Act: Have you been reported in error?

The Physician Payments Sunshine Act is a 2010 United States healthcare law to increase transparency of financial relationships between health care providers and pharmaceutical manufacturers and industry vendors.  The Resident Assembly Career Development Committee has developed a presentation to assist residents in determining if they have been reported and how to dispute erroneously reported data.

Resident Resources

AAOS offers additional education and benefits available to resident members