AO CMF's educational offerings are varied and numerous. Explore our educational resources and broaden your experience

CMF education

Education is at the heart of everything we do.

Life is a learning journey - that is why we offer educational and training opportunities to nearly 7,000 craniomaxillofacial medical experts, with the aim to broaden their skills throughout their careers.

While face-to-face educational events remain the most important offering, the field of online learning is advancing quickly and has become very popular enriching the educational offerings with webinars, online case discussions, study clubs and more. 

Courses and events


Programs and concepts

Discover the variety of educational programs currently available from management of facial trauma courses, lighthouse courses or masters-level courses designed to address your current educational needs

Educational materials

A variety of educational resources to complement the AO CMF courses and live online events

Publications and journals, a platform for case discussions, teaching videos and recorded webinars, the classification system for facial fractures and AO Surgery Reference are some of the well established educational materials offered by AO CMF. 

Always looking ahead, AO CMF has been pioneering together with external partners the development of high-tech simulation tools, apps for cognitive learning and the use of 3-D surgery platforms. 


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AO CMF Fellowships

An unique opportunity to advance your training by learning from some of the best surgeons in the world at top clinics around the globe

AO CMF Faculty

Develop your skills and serve as a teacher and educational expert at AO CMF events through our faculty development programs

Journals and publications

Explore the Craniomaxillofacial Trauma & Reconstruction (CMTR) journal, the latest AO CMF books and other online reading materials