Academy Hall

Academy Hall is your one stop for easy access to all Academy member resources. From membership, education, and career planning to quality, research, and advocacy, the solutions that are part of your membership are gathered here all in one place. AAOS staff are on hand to help you navigate everything the Academy has to offer.

Hours of Operation
Tuesday: 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday - Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: Closed


Did you know that your AAOS membership offers access to many new programs and benefits? Membership specialists are on hand to help you realize the full value of your benefits. Find new ways to get connected and involved, update your profile for a more personalized experience, and take this opportunity let us know what else the AAOS can do to support you. 

NEW! Engagement Theater

Experience the new theater offering daily engaging presentations on a variety of topics ranging from advocacy, and research updates to mentoring and MOC.


Walk through more than 1,000 posters of the latest medical, clinical, and scientific research. View at your convenience in two sessions. Session #1 Tuesday – Wednesday Session #2 Thursday – Friday

Orthopaedic Video Theater

View the vast and growing collection of expert, quality surgical videos.
OVT includes dynamic orthopaedic videos from diverse perspectives – including globally renowned experts, leading institutions, industry, and user-submitted videos – adding increased variety to your learning.

Our enhanced video collection is a FREE benefit of AAOS membership.

Self-Assessment Examinations

Explore self-assessment examinations in a broad range of topics relevant to your practice and patient care today. Meet your MOC requirements and goals.

Live and On-Demand CME Courses

Browse upcoming orthopaedic didactic and hands-on skills courses from the Academy and around the world.

Online Learning

Explore interactive learning tools, activities and programs that test your knowledge and hone your skills through microlearning lessons, self-assessment, videos, on demand modules and more.

Career Center

Take advantage of our expanded career services for members, including CV review, job search tools, interview practice and tips, and resources to negotiate physician employment contracts. Learn more

Registries & Quality

The AAOS Registry Program includes the American Joint Replacement Registry; Shoulder & Elbow Registry; Musculoskeletal Tumor Registry; and the American Spine Registry, a partnership between AAOS and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS). Stop by for a demonstration of RegistryInsights® and to learn more about our registries.

Clinical Quality & Value

The AAOS is committed advancing the quality of orthopaedic care and equipping its members to thrive in value-based environments by offering a robust Clinical Quality Program. Learn how AAOS Clinical Quality Programs are developed, how they have evolved, and how they can help you in the transition to value-based care.

Board of Councilors

Your elected Councilors influence the direction of education, health policy, bylaws, research and more on behalf of the orthopaedic profession. Learn what the BOC can do for you and find out who represents you in your state!


Learn more about the Office of Government Relations’ work to support your specialty on legislative and regulatory issues confronting musculoskeletal care, and how you can get involved with advocacy efforts.

Practice Management

  • OrthoInfo This website offers your patients hundreds of trusted articles, dynamic videos, rich illustrations and animations, optimized for mobile devices. Use it to enhance your care and help patients take an active role in their health care and treatment.
  • Coding & Reimbursement Improve reimbursement in the ICD-10 environment with AAOS coding resources, programs, and apps. Consult with AAOS coding experts on-site.
  • Member Advantage Program – Student Loan Refinancing Save thousands by refinancing. AAOS members receive an exclusive rate discount with approved refinancing from SoFi, the Academy’s program partner.


Explore AAOS books, publications, JAAOS, JAAOS Research and JAAOS Global Research & Reviews now available through the Academy’s publishing partner Wolters Kluwer.

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS)

Understand your ABOS Board Certification options, determine your progress, clarify your requirements and how to fulfill them. Learn about the ABOS WLA pathway and other assessment options for your Recertification.

Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF)

Explore current grant opportunities, learn about research OREF has funded, and help make more research possible.

AAOS Welcomes Chile

Welcome Chile as the Guest Nation for the AAOS 2020 Annual Meeting. Look for special events and activities including a co-branded symposium, special poster tours, education sessions featuring Chilean orthopaedic experts and more!