The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine is proud to be a leader in sports medicine education, research, communication and fellowship. Our members are available to answer questions from the media on the most recent news and events in the sports medicine field. Contact Lisa Weisenberger, Director of Communications at 847-292-4900 for more information.

Our New Look

 Learn more about our new brand, tagline and logo, launched in June.

Traveling Fellowship 2018 European Tour

Follow the journey of our 2018 AOSSM to ESSKA Traveling Fellowship, one blog at a time!

 Part 1 | AOSSM Traveling Fellows Kickoff European Tour
 Part 2 | AOSSM Traveling Fellows Tour on to Lyon
 Part 3 | AOSSM Traveling Fellows Live the Life of Luxembourg
 Part 4 | To Spain We Go

New Research Presented in New Orleans

2018 Specialty Day features top researchers presenting new studies in sports medicine. 

Previous Cortisone Injections are Associated with Increased Risk for Revision Rotator Cuff Repair, Say Researchers
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Research Shows Osteochondral Allograft Transplantation Effective for Certain Knee Cartilage Repairs
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High School Athletes with Shoulder Instability Benefit from Nonoperative Treatment, Say Researchers

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AOSSM and The Aircast Foundation Partner for New $150,000 Return to Play Grant

The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) in coordination with and support from The Aircast Foundation is proud to announce a new grant of up to $150,000 to support a clinical research project investigating return to play after musculoskeletal injury.  Read more.

AOSSM Statement on Orthopaedic Surgeons on the Sidelines 

As a medical professional society, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) was formed nearly 50 years ago to educate individuals on injury prevention, rehabilitation and treatment. Our members are team physicians, athletic trainers, physical therapists and researchers who are committed to the care and well-being of athletes of all ages and activity levels. Read more.

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