COVID-19: We are closely monitoring the global situation in line with advice from the WHO. We are committed to taking all necessary precautions to minimize risks while continuing our global activities wherever possible. AO Recon is constantly adapting its event planning the best possible way, and our online offering is constantly enhanced. Please visit this page regularly for updates.

 

Upcoming Educational Events

Global | 01 April - 31 December 2021

AO PEER Self-Directed Online Course—Principles of Clinical Research


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Argentina | Buenos Aires | 21 April 2021

AO Recon Symposium—ACARO—Primary and Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty

Daniel Berry (United States), Bartolomé Allende (Argentina)

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Global | 23 April 2021

AO Recon Webinar—East versus West: Total Hip Arthroplasty in Patients with Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

Lidong Wu (China), Carsten Perka (Germany), Charlie Yang (US)

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Global | 11 May 2021

AO Recon Webinar—Ten Most Frequent Mistakes in Hip Joint Preservation

Moritz Tannast (Switzerland), Michael Dienst (Germany)

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Republic of Korea | Seoul | 13 - 14 May 2021

AO Recon Course—Complex Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

With dry-bone exercises

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Romania | Bucharest | 20 - 30 May 2021

AO Recon Blended Course—Principles of Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

Karl Stoffel (Switzerland), Gabriel Dinu (Romania)

With online modules and skills lab on-site

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Global | 26 May 2021

AO Recon Webinar—Cementing Techniques in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

David Barrett (United Kingdom), Stephanie M. Kirschbaum (Germany), Andrew Spitzer (United States)

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Slovakia | Bratislava | 04 - 05 June 2021

AO Recon Course—Principles of Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

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Indonesia | tbd | 15 - 16 June 2021

AO Recon Course—Complex Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

With dry-bone exercises

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Practicals

Each AO Recon course includes hands-on simulation experience for participants. Various types of practical exercises enrich the course events and increase the learning effect.

AO Excellence

In the Education Forum a group of arthroplasty experts develop AO Recon's educational offerings based on the needs around the world. They are also responsible for the articles on clinical topics, published in our newsletter.

Curricula

An AO curriculum follows a systematic, patient-centered approach: Desired patient outcomes define necessary competencies, and these in turn define specific learning objectives.

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With the support of the AO Education Institute, AO Recon has developed such curricula from which three courses have been derived. Another curriculum on shoulder specific issues is on its way.

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