AO Trauma Hand North America
The AO Trauma Hand NA community consists of diverse, yet like-minded, individuals involved in the care of patients with dysfunctional or injured hands and upper limbs. Their faculty is extremely comprehensive and includes orthopedic surgeons, plastic surgeons, and hand therapists—it is their motivation, zeal, and unbridled passion for adult education that is our greatest strength.
Hand Therapy Essentials 2021
Examine the relationship between hand surgeons and hand therapists during online case-based discussions with experts from both fields
Advanced Wrist Summit 2021
Discuss complicated wrist fracture cases and investigate treatment techniques, Thursdays January 14 to April 8. Find links to session recordings here.
AO Trauma STaRT Hand Module Now Online
AO’s interactive learning hub for Surgical Training and Assessment for Residents has expanded to hand
Hand Specialty Update: 2021 Courses & Events
By Chaitanya Mudgal, MD, MS (Ortho) MCh
Latest AO Trauma Hand North America courses & events
Find opportunities to contribute to the professional development of surgeons and transform your community.
"Our educational offerings are aimed at adult learners across the globe and several of our faculty are extremely active internationally. While traditional courses attract learners predominantly from North America, our web-based learning programs attract learners from Asia, Europe and South America as well. This emphasizes our role as global leaders in education and makes us the ‘go-to’ source for trainees, surgeons, and hand therapists."
Chaitanya Mudgal, MD
Chair, AO Trauma Hand NA Education Committee