Course Registration Information

Registration Fees

Registration fee includes course materials, electronic syllabus, breakfasts and refreshment breaks. Lunches are included for all full-day sessions only.

Candidate Member
Associate Member
International Member



International Nonmember
Other Physician
Non-MD Practitioner


Allied Health
Physician Assistant



Orthopaedic Resident
Post Residency Fellow
U.S. Military


Four Ways to Register:

  1. Online
  2. Call AAOS Customer Service at 1-800-626-6726 (8:00 am to 5:00 pm CT). Outside U.S. dial +1-847-823-7186.
  3. Fax a copy of the registration form to 1-800-823-8025. Outside U.S. fax to +1-847-823-8125
  4. Mail registration form with check or credit card. Allow 3 weeks to process mailed registrations

Housing Information

A block of hotel rooms is reserved for course registrants at the Walt Disney World Swan Resort until the November 14, 2016 deadline. To make your reservations please visit the hotel group reservations page, or call the Walt Disney World Swan Resort reservation line at (888) 828-8850; say or press option 3 for meeting function reservations. To obtain the room block discount, please specify group code APIS16. If you have difficulty obtaining the group rate, please contact the hotel directly at (407) 934-4000 and ask for in-house reservations.

If the room block fills prior to the deadline, the hotel cannot guarantee availability and/or the special AAOS room rate. All hotel reservations require an advance room deposit.

Airfare/Discounted Rental Car

Contact CorpTravel Management, the AAOS official air travel coordinator, at 1-800-211-8016 or select your preferred airline/travel site. Individuals traveling from outside the U.S. and Canada need to contact a travel agency or airline directly within their country.

For discounted car rental, contact Hertz Rent-a-Car at 1-800-654-2240 or and reference CV02KS0019.

IMPORTANT: Please call AAOS Customer Service at 1-800-626-6726 to confirm your course registration before making airline reservations.

Accreditation Statement

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement

AAOS designates this live activity for 24.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Obtaining CME Credit

Course participants must complete and submit an online evaluation form to receive CME credit.


Requests for a refund must be received in writing at the cademy offices (AAOS, 9400 W. Higgins Road, Rosemont, IL 60018-4262) or email at least one week prior to the course. In all instances, a $100 cancellation fee will be charged. Beyond this deadline no monetary refund is issued. Instead, the tuition amount, less cancellation fee, will be credited toward another AAOS course within one year.

Course Cancellation

AAOS reserves the right to cancel a course thirty (30) days prior to the course date. If a course must be cancelled, we will notify registrants by email and follow-up by phone if we have a contact number for you. AAOS will refund your course registration fee in full. However, other costs, such as airline or hotel penalties, are your responsibility.