Course Description

Program Committee Chair
Nikhil Verma, MD

Charles Bush-Joseph, MD

Nikhil Verma, MD, 2018 Program Chair, and his committee have created a scientific program that will keep you engaged with your colleagues on the latest research, prevention and treatment developments ,and leave you inspired to implement changes into your practice!

Our meeting format is especially designed for attendees and their families to enjoy time together and participate in all that San Diego has to offer while still networking and learning from other professionals about the latest in sports medicine management, treatment, technique and research. We hope to see you in July!

Registration Information

Travel and Housing Information

Housing for the AOSSM Annual Meeting is available via onPeak, who is the AOSSM’s official housing company. BOOK NOW! The group discounted rate is now sold out! Rooms are still available for $285 a night. All scientific sessions and exhibits will be held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt. 

Reservation deadline is June 5, 2018. Rooms are guaranteed until this date pending availability. 

To book 10 or more rooms click herePlease note you are responsible for a separate agreement based on 10 or more rooms. 


AOSSM has designated onPeak as the only official housing provider for the AOSSM Annual Meeting. There are companies and organizations that will try to present themselves as official partners of the AOSSM Annual Meeting and offer you potential room reservations that might not be guaranteed or available. Specifically, do not accept solicitations from Conventioneers or National Travel Associates. Again, onPeak is the only official housing provider for the AOSSM 2018 Annual Meeting.

Book your San Diego car rental early for best pricing with Hertz. Use the rental account number CV04YW0006 to reserve special meeting rates!

To reserve via telephone, please reference your CV# when making reservations through one of the following numbers: 
• 1-800-654-2240 
• 1-405-749-4434 


Travel from San Diego International Airport (SAN) to the Manchester Grand Hyatt is approximately 10-15 minutes. In addition to car rental, please note the following as transportation options:

Taxi: Approximately $20 per ride

SuperShuttle: Approximately $10 per ride,


San Diego Convention and Visitors Bureau

Manchester Grand Hyatt

San Diego International Airport

Registration Grants

AOSSM and the ON Orthoregeneration Network are teaming up to provide you with opportunities to strengthen your skills and know-how in orthopaedic tissue regeneration. 
Current resident members, fellows, or upcoming fellows can apply to receive one of five grants contributing to attendance at the Annual Meeting. The grant may be used to pay for meeting registration or travel. As an added benefit, registration for Instructional Course 104, Joint Preservation Techniques for the Knee in 2018: The Utility of Biologics, Osteotomies and Cartilage Restoration Procedures will be included for all grant recipients! 

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