American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Advocacy, Education, Research

‘The Match’

Adult Hip and Knee/Tumor Match Report Published

The AAHKS Adult Reconstructive Hip and Knee/Musculoskeletal Oncology Fellowship Match report is now published on the AAHKS website. The report shows statistics from The Match from the program’s inception in 2010 through 2017. View the report.

Academy Offers Match Webinar

Please pass along to interested colleagues information about the free “Tips for the Orthopaedic Fellowship Match” webinar hosted by the AAOS Board of Specialty Societies (BOS) Fellowship Match Oversight Committee on Thursday, August 20, 2015 at 8:15 p.m. (Eastern). Topics include Match statistics for each subspecialty for the past 4 years, tips from program directors, what to look for… Read More

Match Results are In

The Adult Reconstruction/Musculoskeletal Tumor Surgery Fellowship Match took place on April 23, 2015 with 79 programs offering 160 total positions. The number of participating applicants, positions offered and matched applicants continues to grow. A record number of 149 positions filled, leaving seven open positions in Tumor Surgery and four open positions in Adult Reconstruction positions. The SF Match… Read More

Tips for the Orthopaedic Fellowship Match

The AAOS Board of Specialty Societies (BOS) Fellowship Match Oversight Committee is hosting a webinar “Tips for the Orthopaedic Fellowship Match” on Monday, September 15, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. (EDT). If you are an orthopaedic resident looking to apply for a fellowship position and have questions or need advice about the Match process, plan to take part in… Read More

Match Opens Today

The Adult Reconstructive Hip and Knee Fellowship and the Musculoskeletal Oncology Fellowship Match opened to applicants on August 1, 2014 for placement in 2016. The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS), The Hip Society (HS), The Knee Society (KS) and the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (MSTS) have established this Fellowship Match Program to assist orthopaedic residents in… Read More

Timeline Posted for 2016 Fellowship Match Placement

The new timeline for the Fellowship Match Program has been posted on the AAHKS website. Programs that participated in the April 2014 match must update their program information including description, restrictive covenant and acceptance of international applicants on the SF Match login portal. Programs that did not participate in the 2014 match or who are new to the… Read More

SF Match Releases Results

The SF Match released match results to programs and applicants this morning for the 149 fellowship positions starting in July of 2015. This was our most successful match to date with 139 applicants matching (last year 129 matched out of 137 positions). The Match is currently contacting those programs with unmatched positions and will list those that indicated… Read More

Match Rank Lists Submitted

Rank lists were submitted by today to the SF Match from all applicants: 61 Hip and Knee programs and 15 Tumor programs participated in the match. This year’s match day will take place on April 25 for fellowships starting in July of 2015.