The AO Innovation Translation Center (AO ITC) streamlines and drives innovation projects.
AO ITC activities include the development of clinical solutions with industrial partners, innovation gathering, proof-of-concept studies with innovators, strategic investment in IP, technology, or companies, and evidence creation through clinical research.
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Learn how the AO Innovation Translation Center (AO ITC) develops new tools, techniques, and approaches that improve patient outcomes.
Introduction to AO ITC and AO Technical Commission
Technology Transfer and Clinical Evidence
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"Innovation at the AO has remained the same, finding solutions to clinical problems—meeting patient treatment needs. What has changed is implementation and the way that innovation is moving forward."
Robert McGuire, AO Past President