As part of the AO Innovation Translation Center (AO ITC), the Technology Transfer helps drive the development and acquisition of innovative approaches to patient care in trauma and musculoskeletal disorders.
The Technology Transfer is your one-stop shop providing significant multiyear investments as well as support to secure intellectual property, develop regulatory strategies, gain access to manufacturers, and connect with the largest network of trauma and orthopedic health care professionals in the world.
The AO funds innovation in a number of ways
AO ITC clinical research to global standards (ISO 14155 and ICH GCP), drawing on in-house medical and scientific expertise.
AO Technical Commission
Central to the AO ITC's development and valorization of innovations in trauma, spine, craniomaxillofacial, and veterinary surgery.
Innovation translation at the AO involves developing disruptive technologies to address unmet clinical needs.