Since 1960, the AO has offered unparalleled opportunities for the professional development and personal growth of surgeons.

As an attendee, you are granted access to a host of exceptional benefits that enrich your knowledge, expand your professional network, and immerse you in the AO’s pioneering spirit.

The AO Davos Courses is our premier educational event—it is a gateway to a world of lifelong learning, connections, and innovations that delivers:

Global expertise

Engage directly with over 350 esteemed international faculty members, drawing from a wealth of knowledge and experience across our clinical specialties.

Exclusive insights

Tour the AO’s headquarters, the AO Center, and explore the “AO experience” at the Davos Congress Centre to learn about the AO’s extensive research, innovation, and education resources.

Live surgical demonstrations

Between course sessions, observe a 360-degree view of cutting-edge procedures via RIMASYS’ mobile operating theatre, the SHARD.

The AO’s international network

Forge lifelong connections in and out of the classroom with peers and leaders—participants, faculty, industrial partners, and special guests—from over 70 countries.

In addition to the offerings listed above, registration includes:

  • Essential course materials
  • Coffee breaks and lunches
  • A course certificate recognizing your commitment to continuing medical education.

Immerse yourself in an atmosphere where learning, discovery, and community come together to inspire excellence in patient care. Join us and be a part of shaping the future of your profession!

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