Special Courses


The Resident Arthroplasty CourseBusines course attendees

The Annual Resident Course takes place just before the start of the AAHKS Annual Meeting program at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas. Learn more.

The Orthopaedic Team Course

This course has been specifically created for Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Advanced Practice Nurses, Registered Nurses, Surgical Assistants and Physical Therapists specializing in total joint arthroplasty. Learn more.

The Business of Total Joint Replacement: Surviving and Thriving

This course was created especially for hospital administrators, practice administrators, out-patient surgery center administrators, payors and surgeons who deal with improving quality, cost reduction, standardization of care, and risk. Contracting for bundles and total cost of care will also be discussed. Lunch will be served during the course, and there will be open discussion with the audience at the end of the course. Learn more.

Industry Symposia

Symposia sponsored by industry take place on Thursday and Friday prior to the start of the general scientific session. They are separate from the AAHKS program and do not offer CME unless otherwise noted. View the schedule.