Our core activities are to support and foster research within the field of veterinary orthopaedics

Doing things for their clinical relevance

Having clinicians who understand the clinical problems, but who have the research background and training to understand how to address those is key.

AO VET is offering a network of collaborators to have a larger impact, connects clinicians to researchers, and invests in young people.

Training and education

Learn everything you need to know about clinical research

AAALAC International

AO VET pursues policies in the sensitive area of animal models

Research grants

Funding opportunities for veterinary research projects

Innovation and product development

Read more about the Veterinary Expert Group and the latest product developments in the field

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AO Technical Commission

The AO Technical Commission is responsible for the development and clinical testing of these devices as well as their educational concepts.

AO Research Institute Davos (ARI)

This is where the scientists work to improve the performance of surgical procedures, devices, and substances.

Clinical research fellowship (AO ITC)

Apply now for our three-month, hands-on coaching program for surgeons who want in-depth training in clinical research.


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