About AO Trauma
AO Trauma is the world’s largest global trauma and orthopedic community fostering excellence in the surgical management of trauma and disorders of the musculoskeletal system.
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Who we are
We are the world's largest specialist community, improving patient care in the field of musculoskeletal trauma.
What we do
Read about our history, the AO mission, and our key activities in the field of musculoskeletal trauma.
Familiarize yourself with the governance structure of AO Trauma and meet our team.
Our key activities
AO Trauma education
AO Trauma is committed to improving patient care through high-quality education.
AO Trauma research
Explore funding opportunities, research fields, learning tools, and more.
AO Trauma membership
Explore what AO Trauma membership offers you, expand your network and make friends for life.
AO Trauma by the numbers
More than 450 AO Trauma events worldwide (incl. ORP)
More than 5,000 AO Trauma faculty members
More than 8,500 AO Trauma members
290 granted Fellowships
AO Trauma news
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Kodi Kojima’s thoughts on AO Trauma
“AO Trauma offers you the opportunity to continually enhance your skills and knowledge through our expert education programs.”
Kodi Kojima, AO Trauma International Board Chairperson