01 May 2020

AO Recon Digital Learning hub launched

AO Recon increases its online offerings including free live webinars and a dedicated learning hub.

27 April 2020

AO funding for innovation: Development incubator resources

Do you have an idea that could enhance the patient journey?

12 March 2020

AO approach to COVID-19

The health risk posed by COVID-19 continues to be a global concern: the AO is monitoring the situation closely. We are committed to taking all necessary precautions to minimize avoidable risks to our staff and international community, while ensuring our global activities continue as normal wherever possible.

07 January 2020

Plan your arthroplasty education 2020

Numerous events are planned throughout the year, addressing hip and knee arthroplasty, shoulder arthroplasty and periprosthetic fracture management. For some events the registration is already open.

17 December 2019

AO Recon at AO Davos Courses 2019: Two successful courses draw high ratings for content and faculty

Participants of AO Recon's two events at the AO Davos Courses 2019 expressed their satisfaction with top marks. Sixty-three orthopedic surgeons were trained by 26 faculty members.

11 November 2019

Join us in person or online: AO Recon's highlights in December

Around 1,500 participants will soon gather in Davos to learn, discuss and network with colleagues from all over the globe during the AO Davos Courses 2019. AO Recon will contribute with extraordinary offerings including two face-to-face courses and two live-streamed events.

01 November 2019

AO Recon anatomical specimen labs premiere at complex arthroplasty course in Dubai

Orthopedic surgeons from 18 countries across the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Europe welcomed the debut of anatomical specimen labs as an addition to AO Recon Course—Complex Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty, October 14–16, 2019, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

29 October 2019

World-leading symposia in the spotlight at DKOU 2019

AO Recon's strong offering of scientific symposia sparked significant interest among German Congress of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (DKOU 2019) participants. The sessions attracted more than 1,700 attendees.

17 October 2019

AO Recon surgeons look forward to a strong presence at DKOU 2019

With a broad symposium program at Europe's leading conference for orthopedic and trauma surgery, held October 22–25, 2019, in Berlin, Germany, AO Recon's arthroplasty surgeons will present insightful sessions on their core topics total joint arthroplasty and periprosthetic fractures.

24 September 2019

Participants welcome AO Recon’s first courses in Romania and Slovenia

Best-in-class lectures and practical exercises—along with opportunities to network and exchange experiences—were highlights of AO Recon’s inaugural courses in Romania and Slovenia in September 2019.

02 August 2019

Teaching the teachers: AO Recon surgeons attend AO's Faculty Education Program

Michael Glanzmann (Switzerland) and Plamen Kinov (Bulgaria) are ready to teach. With an intense live session in Prague they completed the AO Foundation’s acclaimed Faculty Education Program (FEP). In an interview, they provide exciting insights.

15 July 2019

Prosthetic joint infection: Nearly 300 surgeons from 53 countries join webinar

Webinar participants learned how infection after joint replacement can be eradicated with a high degree of success. In this live chat with Olivier Borens (Switzerland) and Andrej Trampuz (Germany) participants raised 46 questions and made the session a very interactive event.


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