AOA Symposium: Orthopaedic Residency Training: Are We Meeting Expectations?

Gross, Richard H.; Greene, Jennifer; Haynes, Richard; Schafer, Michael F.
February 2008
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2008, Vol. 90-A Issue 2, p429
Academic Journal
This article examines the purpose of the symposium presented at the 2006 Annual Meeting of the American Orthopedic Association (AOA). The purpose was to examine how orthopedic educators are presently doing in their efforts to meet the expectations of residents and society. The 2005 AOA Resident Leadership Forum wrote a report defining what residents have expressed that they want out of their training. Also included is analysis of what it means to have professionalism.


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