AAOS/OTA Daily Dilemmas in Trauma: Your Topics, Expert Solutions

May 14 -16, 2020, Boston, MA

Expand your trauma acumen with the operative and nonoperative trauma updates you need to stay current when you take call. 

At this uniquely structured event, expert faculty share current knowledge and personal insights on pre-selected upper and lower extremity fracture fixation topics, as well as complication management, outcomes, and more. Faculty tailor the remaining topics to address your preferences resulting from popular vote.

A dynamic mix of lively debates, case reviews, and rotating small group discussions cultivates a personalized learning environment so you can return to practice with insights, expertise, pearls, and solutions.

"The best trauma course I have ever attended! The format, ease of access to faculty, and the size of the course made it superb." - Past Course Attendee

You impact this course!

Early registrants guide a portion of this course by voting in advance on preferred topics to complete the program, creating a unique experience around the most popular selections. 

After you register, fill out the voting form to select your preferred topics. The most popular selections will be included in the program. Voting closes March 31, 2020.

Course Directors

Paul Tornetta III, MD, FAAOS
Course Director

J. Tracy Watson, MD, FAAOS
Course Director

Coming Soon! An interview with your Course Directors.

Registration Fees


AAOS or OTA Member, Candidate Member, Associate Member, International Member

Resident, Post-Residency in Fellowship, U.S. Military 

PA Member

AAOS Emeritus Member


Nonmember Orthopaedic Surgeon, International Nonmember, Other Physician

Nurse, Allied Health

Nonmember PA

Refund & Cancellation Policies

Refund Policy

Cancellation requests must be submitted in writing to Customer Service at: customerservice@aaos.org or mail to AAOS, 9400 W Higgins Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018.

Course cancellations are subject to the following refund policy. Webinars and Webcast registration fees are non-refundable (you will be notified if a replay is available to watch at a later date convenient for you).

30+ days prior to the course - course fee less $150 [cancellation fee] will be issued

29 to 15 days prior to the course -50% refund will be issued

14 days or less prior to the course - no refunds will be issued


Course Cancellation

The Academy reserves the right to cancel a course thirty (30) days prior to the course start date. Any person who has registered for the course will be notified by email at the address noted in the AAOS member database. A telephone call will also be made to each registrant for whom a number is available. Persons whose registration is received after a course is cancelled will be notified by telephone and email. Registration fees will be refunded in full. However, other costs incurred by the registrant, such as airline or hotel penalties are the responsibility of the registrant.

For additional information or to register, call AAOS Customer Service Department at 1 (800) 626-6726 (US & Canada) or 1-847-823-7186 for outside US & Canada Monday - Friday 8AM - 5PM CT or email: customerservice@aaos.org

The Academy would like to thank the Orthopaedic Trauma Association for the many contributions made by its members in the presentation of this program. The Academy and orthopaedic specialty societies work together to provide orthopaedic surgeons with the highest quality educational programs and publications. This cooperative spirit among colleague organizations is an important resource and valuable asset for the orthopaedic community.