American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

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‘Co-Branded Meetings’

Hip and Knee Surgeons Collaborating at Co-Branded Meeting in China

Impression West Lake Show

by Brett R. Levine, MD The 11th Congress of Chinese Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (CAOS) in Hangzhou, China featured a co-branded program with AAHKS with Richard H. Rothman, MD, PhD and Yan Wang, MD serving as Chairs and Quoqiang Zhang serving as Executive Chair. The program included numerous American and Chinese surgeons discussing a wide array of topics in… Read More

Co-Branded Meeting in Lima, Peru Kicks Off

AAHKS in Peru

AAHKS is co-hosting the 5th International Course on Hip and Knee Replacement with Clinica San Bernardo and Mayo Clinic this weekend in Lima, Peru. As part of the course, we are holding an AAHKS members-only luncheon with patients and clinical discussion. In addition, we are hosting an AAHKS booth to promote international membership and attendance at the Spring… Read More

AAHKS Participates in Co-Branded Conference

AAHKS members attending UAOT in Ukraine

Last week, AAHKS participated in a Co-Branded Meetings with the Ukrainian Association of Orthopaedists and Traumatologists (UAOT). UAOT hosted Stefano A. Bini, MD, Brett R. Levine, MD, and Ran Schwarzkopf, MD, MSc at their conference, “Current Issues of Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty” in Kharkiv, Ukraine. AAHKS Past President, Brian S. Parsley, MD, is leading the AAHKS delegation… Read More

AAHKS/ACARO Conclude Co-Branded Meeting in Argentina

ACARO 2017

The Argentinian Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (ACARO) held their 23rd Congress in Buenos Aires this week with AAHKS co-branding the meeting and hosting a booth for the event. ACARO President Martin A. Buttaro, MD, who also serves on our International Committee, welcomed AAHKS leaders Daniel J. Berry, MD, Rafael J. Sierra, MD, and Carlos Higuera-Rueda, MD… Read More

AAHKS Honored as First Guest Society of BHS

Dr. Della Valle

The following report was submitted by Stefano A. Bini, MD: The British Hip Society’s (BHS) 450 Delegates welcomed a delegation from AAHKS to London this week as their first Guest Society. Several AAHKS members joined the official delegation of Mark I. Froimson, MD, First Vice President, Craig J. Della Valle, MD, Second vice President and Stefano A. Bini,… Read More

BHS Meeting in Center of London

Join AAHKS at the British Hip Society’s (BHS) Annual Meeting, March 1-3, 2017. AAHKS members receive discounted registration rates as a Guest Society of the BHS, by invitation of President Fares S. Haddad. The conference topics include trends in practice, developing surgical research, getting acclimated as a new surgeon in private practice, and the presentation of many scientific… Read More

BHS Abstract Deadline Nears

The abstract submission deadline for the British Hip Society 2017 Annual Meeting is December 5, 2016. AAHKS is a Guest Society of this co-branded meeting taking place in London from March 1-3, 2017, and members are encouraged to submit abstracts for podium and poster selection.

AAHKS Partners with Rheumatology and Anesthesiology

On the heels of the AAHKS Annual Meeting, Education Council Chair, Brian D. Springer, MD, gave an update on the status of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) collaboration at the ACR Annual Meeting this week. “With extensive literature review and expert input, the ACR and AAHKS have come together to propose a set of guidelines for medication… Read More

AAHKS in Colombia for Co-Branded Meeting

AAHKS members, led by Past President Carlos Lavernia, MD, presented as part of the 12th Annual ELCCR – Latin American Meeting of Hip and Knee Surgeons – program. AAHKS also hosted a booth at the conference promoting the Annual Meeting and International Membership in order to create lasting professional and social connections between members of all involved societies.… Read More