Established in 1991, the mission of AAHKS is to advance hip and knee patient care through education, advocacy and research. Learn about our Board, Committees, Strategic Plan, Bylaws and staff.
2019 Specialty Day
AAHKS, The Hip Society and The Knee Society present scientific programs as part of the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Specialty Day. These scientific programs are open to all orthopaedic surgeons, residents, and allied health professionals who are interested in the most current issues in adult hip and knee reconstructive surgery. More.
2019 AAHKS Spring Meeting
May 2-4, 2019 | New York
AAHKS invites you to join colleagues for a weekend of intense learning May 2-4 at the Crowne Plaza Manhattan in Times Square, New York. Attendees participate in the instructional course lecture (ICL) format that leverages faculty expertise and collaboration among peers in a small group setting. More.
2018 AAHKS Annual Meeting - Concluded
As the premier event for adult hip and knee reconstruction, the AAHKS Annual Meeting presents cutting-edge research in surgical techniques and complications of primary and revision total joint arthroplasty (TJA). The meeting brings together surgeons, teams and other TJA health care professionals. More.
Co-Branded International Meetings
AAHKS partners with international organizations each year to expand the reach of arthroplasty research to the mutual benefit of all organizations involved. More.
As part of its mission to advance hip and knee patient care through research, AAHKS provides opportunities for researchers in the field of hip and knee arthroplasty. The AAHKS Research Committee facilitates this goal with a research agenda that promotes studies by qualified members, conducts surveys of membership and promotes the availability of grants through the Foundation for Arthroplasty Research and Education (FARE).
Apply for the FARE grant, submit your interest in the AAHKS Research Consortium, tell us about a study you are conducting and request to send a research survey to members here.
AAHKS recognizes that the unique collaboration between our members and the medical industry has made total joint arthroplasty one of the most reliable, cost-effective and successful orthopaedic procedures. Learn more about partnering with AAHKS.