American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Advocacy, Education, Research

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

As part of our expanding efforts to develop international partnerships and ensure the best exchange of current ideas and research in the field of arthroplasty, the AAHKS International Committee has created an international calendar of events and is collecting information about global hip and knee conferences.


March 2-4
Chinese Hip Society Annual Meeting

Gui Yang, Gui Zhou, China
AAHKS Co-Branded Meeting

March 23
Spring Meeting of the French Society of Hip and Knee Surgery (SFHG)
More information to be announced

March 23-24
5th International Course on Hip and Knee Replacement
Hosted by Clinica San Bernardo and Mayo Clinic
Swissotel, Lima, Peru
AAHKS Co-Branded Meeting

May 9-12
18th ESSKA Congress
European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy
Glasgow, UK
CME information to be announced 

May 10-13
Chinese Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (CAOS) Annual Congress

Hangzhou City, Zhejiang, China
AAHKS Co-Branded Meeting

May 31 – June 2
APKASS Congress 2018
Asia-Pacific Knee, Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine Society (APKASS)
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Email: Alison Fallon,
Partnered with the Australian Orthopaedic Association (AOA)

June 6-9
23rd International Congress of the Mexican Association of Joint Reconstructive Surgery and Arthroscopic Surgery (AMECRA)
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico
Congress website and details TBA
Congress Flyer 

September 20-22
13th Congress of the European Hip Society (EHS)
World Forum Congress Center, The Hague, The Netherlands
Congress Flyer

October 2-6
14th Turkish Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy and Knee Surgery (TUSYAD) Congress
Gloria Convention Center
Belek-Antalya, Turkey
Congress Flyer

October 23-26
German Congress of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (DKOU)
Messe Berlin, South Entrance, Jafféstraße, 14055
Berlin, Germany

October 25-27
38th Annual Meeting of the Portuguese Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SPOT – Sociedade Portuguesa de Ortopedia e Traumatologia)
Theme: “Arthroplasty – What Future?” and Congress Main Round Table: “Proximal femoral fractures in the elderly”
Viseu, Portugal
E-mail: Cristina Camilo, Scientific Secretariat:
Invited Nation: SOFCOT – Société Française de Chirurgie Orthopédique et Traumatologique


October 22-25
German Congress of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (DKOU)


October 20-23
German Congress of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (DKOU)