60 Years Videos

In this section you will find approved materials for communicating about AO Foundation's 60 years anniversary. These materials will help you to communicate in a consistent way about the anniversary.

If you need assistance using these materials please contact the AO Foundation Communications & Events department.

Additional materials are currently in development. As soon as they are available they will be posted on this page. Please check back for updates.


AO Foundation
Communications & Events

Clavadelerstrasse 8
7270 Davos

Phone: +41 81 414 28 25

Video AO Foundation:  history  
AO ​Foundation:

The first video in a series that explores the highlights of the first 60 years of the AO, inspired and driven by our volunteer surgeons and their innovative ideas and passion for excellence in surgical education and patient outcomes.​

Video AO Foundation:  clinical divisions​ 
AO Foundation:
clinical divisions

The second video in a series that explores the AO's history. This video looks at how unique global networks of surgeons were created with the establishment of AOVET, AOCMF, AOSpine, and AOTrauma. #AO60years

Video AO Foundation:  institutes​ 
AO Foundation:

The third video in a series that explores the AO's history. This video explains the importance of the AO Education Institute, AO Research Institute Davos, AO Clinical Evaluation and Documentation, and AO Technical Commission.

Video AO Foundation:  the future​  
AO Foundation:
the future

This video explores what the future holds for the AO, from virtual reality training and online education events to patient specific medicine with custom made treatment and implants.  ​ 

video Leading a Surgical Revolution  
Leading a Surgical Revolution

As part of a series of events to mark the AO Foundation's 60th Anniversary leading academic Jean-Pierre Jeannet published a new book exploring the AO's innovative social entrepreneurship model.

video The Global Emergency & Trauma Care Initiative​ 
The Global Emergency & Trauma Care Initiative

The AO Foundation has announced a major commitment to support the launch of a World Health Organization (WHO) global initiative to improve emergency and trauma services in multiple countries around the world.


 Download 60 Years Milestone Animation