President's Message

Darren Johnson, MD

Nancy & Darren JohnsonWelcome! Thank you to everyone who participated in the 33rd Annual Meeting at the Naples Grande Beach Resort! View the Meeting App.

The Program Committee crafted a program of high scientific merit, with thought-provoking scientific papers, symposia, and guest lectures. Special Guest Speakers included Hall of Fame inductee John Calipari, head basketball coach at the University of Kentucky; Peter Indelicato, MD, who was honored as the 2016 Distinguished Southern Orthopaedist; and Dr. Kevin Leman, internationally-known psychologist, New York Times Bestselling author, and radio and television personality.

Earn 60+ CME Credits Per Year

Each year, we offer at least 60 CME credits through free membership benefits like the tests in the Journal of Surgical Orthopaedic Advances, and the Self-Assessment Exam, and discounted events including our Annual Meeting and the SEC Sports Medicine Symposium.

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Have You Taken The Self-Assessment Exam?

The Self Assessment-Exam (SAE) is designed to help you assess your knowledge in comparison with other orthopaedic surgeons, no matter how many years in practice or your level of specialization. Earn 10 CME credits toward your Maintenance of Certification requirements.

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