Resident Arthroplasty Course

The 8th Annual Resident Arthroplasty Course

The Annual Resident Course takes place on Friday, November 11, 2016 from 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. just before the start of the AAHKS Annual Meeting program at the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas, Texas.

This course is full. If you would like to be added to the wait list, please complete the registration form below, and you will be notified if space becomes available.


How to Apply

» Residents in the U.S. and Canada (PGY3) must complete this form (fillable PDF). Then:

  1. Save the completed file to your computer,
  2. Attach the file an email and send to,
  3. Or fax to 847-698-0704.


About the Course

AAHKS sponsors the Annual Resident Arthroplasty Course that takes place just before the AAHKS Annual Meeting. AAHKS has specifically created this course for PGY3 orthopaedic residents. Course attendees receive free tuition for both the Resident Arthroplasty Course and the AAHKS Annual Meeting. In addition, AAHKS provides airfare up to $500, lodging, and meals.

This course provides residents with the opportunity to learn the latest information regarding total joint arthroplasty from nationally renowned experts. The meeting includes both didactic and small group sessions where surgical techniques and cases will be reviewed. This is a unique learning experience and includes significant interaction with the faculty. AAHKS selects 120 residents from the United States and Canada who are eligible to participate in this learning opportunity.


About the OITE Exam

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) has approved AAHKS as an Orthopaedics In-Training Exam (OITE) test site on November 12 at the Hilton Anatole. You can opt in or out of the OITE exam on the Resident Arthroplasty Course registration form. The OITE test site will be planned and organized following guidelines outlined by the AAOS.