ORS 2016 Annual Meeting

The ORS Annual Meeting attracts over 3,000 attendees with an interest in orthopaedic research including clinicians, surgeons, residents, veterinarians, basic scientists, and engineers. Join us for the exciting meeting where investigators will present over 2,200 scientific abstracts that will showcase the most innovative and cutting-edge research in the field.


Annual Meeting Photos Now Available!

Enter the Gallery Password “ORS” and view, purchase, or download photos from this year’s meeting! Photos will only be available for a limited time.

Headquarter Hotel & Meeting Location
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
1000 West Buena Vista Drive
Lake Buena Vista, Florida 32830

Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort has sold out as of Tuesday, January 26. ORS has secured a limited number of rooms at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort. Reservations at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort will be confirmed on a first-come, first-served basis and the hotel may charge a higher rate than the discounted ORS rate of $166 USD/night (excluding tax). Reservations can be made my calling Disney at 407-939-4686 or by faxing in your request to 407-824-1980.

Introducing new research products, services, tools and technologies to our attendees is key – and we welcome you to be part of it!

The ORS Annual Meeting is a a worldwide forum for the presentation of cutting-edge and innovative musculoskeletel research. Show your support of our mission – to advance musculoskeletal research worldwide – by partnering with the ORS.

ORS is delighted to announce that Germany has been selected as the 2016 Guest Nation. Germany will be honored at the ORS 2016 Annual Meeting.

The ORS recognizes that our Annual Meeting attendees seek to maximize their time at the ORS Annual Meeting and fulfill their educational and professional responsibilities while at a location with many of their colleagues. The ORS has made time and space available for these events.

Looking for the right mentor?

Looking for a right mentor? This year ORS will offer a Mentor Match Program. Interested mentees (Students, Post-docs, Early Career Investigators) will be matched with mentors to meet one-on-one during the annual meeting. As a new investigator you might have questions regarding your career aspirations or balancing your career and personal life. This is a perfect opportunity to obtain answers to many of your question and meet very successful established researchers.

Expectations of Mentor; Mentor will be expected to be in contact with the assigned Mentee via either phone or email. Then, at the annual meeting, Mentors will arrange a meeting with Mentees perhaps over coffee/tea or a meal. Mentors will follow-up with Mentees and be willing to report back to ORS New Investigator Mentoring Committee.

Expectations of Mentee; Mentees are not guaranteed a Mentor Match. If a match is found, Mentees are expected be in contact with assigned Mentor vie either phone or email. Then, at the annual meeting, to meet with Mentor and complete evaluation form provided by ORS.

There is no fee for this program. However, pre-registration is required.