American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Advocacy, Education, Research

‘Spring Meeting’

AAHKS Members Head to Spring Meeting

The 2017 AAHKS Spring Meeting will kick off on Thursday evening with a reception welcoming attendees and faculty to San Francisco. Peer-to-peer, case-based discussion begins the following morning and continues through Saturday in small-group breakouts focusing on the latest topics in hip and knee arthroplasty. With a cap of 200 attendees, this meeting facilitates one-on-one contact between surgeons… Read More

2017 Spring Meeting Just Around the Corner!

The 2017 AAHKS Spring Meeting takes place in just two weeks. Bring your unique, intricate cases on personal devices and use the opportunity to discuss them with faculty. Breakfast will be served Friday and Saturday morning, and you can meet with faculty before the start of the sessions to discuss your cases. See you in San Francisco May… Read More

Discussing Cases at AAHKS Spring Meeting

Small group, case-based discussion is one of the highlights of the AAHKS Spring Meeting. Members who attended last year remarked about the unique opportunity of having peer-to-peer case discussion and the value of the experience to take back to their practices. The meeting is only three weeks away! You can review the schedule and list of faculty and register… Read More

Watch Out for Hotel Scams!

As the AAHKS Spring Meeting and Annual Meeting approach, hotel “pirates” are out to scam prospective attendees into making bogus hotel reservations. These scammer companies are out to collect your credit card data, and reservations cannot be guaranteed. AAHKS has contracted with Hilton Anatole to manage the AAHKS room block for the conference, and the Hilton is the… Read More

Spring Meeting Brings Together Multidisciplinary Approach

Several of the symposia at the 2017 AAHKS Spring Meeting will include experts from fields outside of hip and knee arthroplasty to discuss many of the challenges we all face in arthroplasty. The American Society of Regional Anesthesia (ASRA) will take part in a co-branded symposium moderated by AAHKS President William A. Jiranek, MD, FACS. This symposium will… Read More

Spend an Extra Day in San Francisco!

Plan to attend the 2017 AAHKS Spring Meeting in San Francisco, and take advantage of our great hotel rate to stay a day to enjoy the numerous festivals and events taking place in the city. For example, “Uncorked – the San Francisco Wine Festival” takes place on the waterfront on Saturday, May 6 in Ghirardelli Square featuring tastings… Read More

View the Spring Meeting Preliminary Program

The preliminary agenda and faculty roster for the 2017 AAHKS Spring Meeting is now posted on the AAHKS website. There will be six symposia lead by moderators and panelists followed by breakout sessions in small groups where attendees have direct contact with leaders in hip and knee arthroplasty. Symposium I: Perioperative Optimization, R. Michael Meneghini, MD, moderator Symposium… Read More

Meet One-on-One at Spring Meeting

Attendees of the 2016 AAHKS Spring Meeting commented on the valuable experience of meeting in small group settings and having one-on-one conversations with leaders in hip and knee surgery. As a complement to the AAHKS Annual Meeting, the Spring Meeting is pared down in size with interactive breakout sessions and symposia that focus on THA and TKA. Learn… Read More

AAHKS Spring Meeting Offers CME

Do you enjoy interacting with your AAHKS colleagues? Are you looking to get your questions answered by leading experts in a small group setting? Then the 2017 AAHKS Spring meeting is for you! The meeting takes place May 5-6, 2017 at the Westin St. Francis in San Francisco and has limited attendance. Register and make hotel reservations now!… Read More

2016 Spring Meeting Presentations Posted and 2017 Date Announced

Following our successful first Spring Meeting in Washington, DC, the presentations that have been authorized for sharing are now available on the website. Another thank you to the attendees, faculty and sponsors who made this meeting possible. Mark your calendars for the 2017 AAHKS Spring Meeting, which will take place May 5-7. Location information forthcoming!