Call for Abstracts

Present your research at One AO/LearnX 2023

Submit your abstract online by January 10, 2023

The One AO/LearnX committee invites research on topics of relevance to AO members including scientific, education, innovation and leadership. Projects with broad cross-sectional appeal are encouraged, and case reports are allowed.

This year’s One AO meeting combines the annual leadership meeting with cutting edge presentations on education and leadership. Special sessions on diversity and career development for young members will enhance networking and allow dissemination of innovation occurring within the AO.  Abstract submission closes January 10, 2023.

Submission Guidelines

  • Submissions from all divisions are welcome (CMF, Recon, Spine, Sports, Trauma, and VET)
  • Abstracts that have that have been published are welcome and will be considered
  • Submissions have a one-page limit—tables and figures are allowed (maximum of two), but are not included in the page limit
  • At least one author of the submission must be a current AO Member (Not a member? Apply here)
  • Selected abstracts will submit a poster—poster guidelines will be shared upon selection
  • Posters will be judged by surgeons from all specialties at One AO and prizes will be awarded

Submission Categories

  • Scientific
  • Education/Innovation/Leadership (inclusive of but not limited to research in wellness, innovation in education, and diversity)

Submit your abstract online by January 10, 2023

One AO 2023/LearnX Abstract Committee


Dina Amin, DDS, FACS

Texas A&M University

Carla Smith, MD, PhD

St Luke's Health System

Committee Members

Michael Galgano, MD

SUNY Upstate

Hisham Marwan, DDS, FACS

The University of Texas Medical Branch

PJ Rocheleau, DVM, CCRT

Espanola Animal Hospital

Jeremy D. Shaw, MD, MS

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Waleed Zaid, DDS, MSc, FRCD(c), FACS

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - NOLA

Ryan Will, MD

Tacoma General Hospital