8:00 AM - 5:00 PMGrantsmanship Workshop*
2:00 PM - 6:00 PMSpeaker Ready Room Open
2:00 PM - 6:00 PMPoster Session 1 Poster Pick-Up & Set-Up
2:00 PM - 7:30 PMRegistration Open
5:00 PM - 6:30 PMORS Open Door
6:30 PM - 7:30 PMAssociate Attendee Meet and Greet: Crossing Borders*
6:45 AM - 8:00 AMPoster Session 1 Poster Pick-Up & Set-Up
6:30 AM - 6:00 PMRegistration Open
7:00 AM - 8:00 AMPerfecting the ORS Annual Meeting Experience
7:30 AM - 5:30 PMSpeaker Ready Room Open
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMOpening Session
9:00 AM - 7:00 PMExhibit & Poster Hall Open
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMPoster Session 1 Poster Viewing
Authors required at EVEN numbered posters
(refreshments provided)
9:15 AM - 9:45 AMePoster Presentations
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMScientific Sessions:
Cartilage and Synovium Treatment and Therapeutics I
Cell Mediated Tendon Regeneration
Spine Arthroplasty and Surgical Treatment
Clinical Studies in Orthopaedics I
Spotlight: Genetic Diseases and Treatments in Bone (Mone Zaidi, MD, PhD)
11:15 AM - 12:15 PMScientific Sessions:
Bone Treatment and Therapeutics
Shoulder and Elbow Injury and Degeneration
Spine Injury and Healing I
ACL Graft Properties and Outcomes
Spotlight: Rare Disease and Osteoarthritis (James Gallagher, PhD)
12:25 PM - 1:20 PMMeet the NIH*
12:15 PM - 1:30 PMLunch (not provided)
Exhibit & Poster Hall remains open
12:15 PM - 3:00 PMORS Meniscus Section Scientific Meeting*
ORS Spine Section Scientific Meeting*
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMScientific Workshops
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMKeys to Building a Mutually Beneficial Researcher-Clinician Collaboration
3:15 PM - 4:15 PMScientific Sessions:
Bone Healing and Therapeutics
Cartilage and Synovium Treatment and Therapeutics II
Clinical Studies in Orthopaedics II
Spine Injury and Healing II
Spotlight: Hip Implant Wear (Markus Wimmer, PhD)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PMScientific Sessions:
Bone Disease and Disorders
Cartilage and Synovium Disease and Disorders
Spine Structure and Function
Hip Arthroplasty and Diagnostics
Spotlight: Rotator Cuff (Kathleen Derwin, PhD)
5:30 PM - 7:00 PMPoster Session 1 Reception
7:00 PM - 8:30 PMRIG: Cartilage Repair
7:00 PM - 9:00 PMRIG: Bridging Disciplines as a Pathway to Finding New Solutions for Osteoarthritis

RIG: Cell and Gene Therapies for Skeletal Muscle Regeneration and Repair After Injury, Disease and Aging
7:00 PM - 9:00 PMORS Women's Leadership Forum Reception*
7:30 AM - 6:00 PMRegistration Open
7:30 AM - 5:45 PMSpeaker Ready Room Open
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMPlenary Session: ORS Keynote Speaker Major Dan Rooney, USAF
9:00 AM - 5:45 PMExhibit & Poster Hall Open
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMPoster Session 1 Poster Viewing
Authors required at ODD numbered posters
(refreshments provided)
9:15 AM - 9:45 AMePoster Presentations
9:15 AM - 9:45 AMTechnique Workshop: Scanco
9:15 AM - 11:45 AMClinical Research Forum: Contemporary Topics in Clinical Research
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMScientific Sessions:
Metabolism in Osteoarthritis
Tendon Biology
Intervertebral Disc Structure and Function
Total Knee Arthroplasty
Spotlight: Mechanotransduction Aging and Cancer in Bone (Jean Jiang, PhD)
11:15 AM - 12:15 PMScientific Sessions:
NIRA Bone Therapeutics
NIRA Cartilage and Synovium
NIRA Shoulder and Elbow, Foot and Ankle, Tendon and Ligament
NIRA Spine, Intervertebral Disc and Skeletal Muscle
NIRA Hip and Knee
12:15 PM - 1:30 PMLunch (not provided)
Exhibit & Poster Hall remains open
12:15 PM - 3:00 PMORS Orthopaedic Implants Section Scientific Meeting*
ORS Preclinical Models Section Scientific Meeting*
12:30 PM - 1:20 PMIndustry Connect:
AN Ongoing Discourse with the FDA
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMScientific Workshops
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMYour Personal Brand and What You Need to Know
3:00 PM - 4:00 PMPoster Session 1 Poster Viewing
(refreshments & snacks provided)
3:15 PM - 3:45 PMePoster Presentations
3:15 PM - 3:45 PMTechnique Workshop: Biomomentum
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMScientific Sessions:
Bone Injury and Healing I
Cartilage and Synovium Disease and Treatment
Intervertebral Disc Treatment and Therapeutics
Spotlight: Images and Diagnostics for Infection (Lloyd Miller, MD, PhD)
Spotlight: Tendon Response to Fatigue and Aging (Nelly Andarawis-Puri, PhD)
5:15 PM - 5:45 PMAwards Session
5:45 PM - 6:15 PM
Poster Session 1 Poster Teardown
6:15 PM - 7:45 PMRIG: Practical Bone Histomorphometry in Rodents

RIG: Growth Factors: Integration of Growth Factor Input by Cells
6:15 PM - 8:15 PMRIG: Foot & Ankle
6:30 PM - 8:00 PMORS Section Receptions (locations vary)
6:30 PM - 9:30 PMORS 6th Annual Gala*
6:45 AM - 7:45 AMSurgical Models of Knee Osteoarthritis: Destabilization of the Medial Meniscus (DMM) Technique, Variants and Outcomes
6:30 AM - 6:00 PMRegistration Open
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Poster Session 2 Poster Pick-up & Set-up
7:30 AM - 5:30 PMSpeaker Ready Room Open
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMPlenary Session
9:00 AM - 7:00 PMExhibit & Poster Hall Open
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMPoster Session 2 Poster Viewing
Authors required at EVEN numbered posters
(refreshments provided)
9:15 AM - 9:45 AMePoster Presentations
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMScientific Sessions:
Knee Structure and Function
Skeletal Muscle Development and Therapeutics
Intervertebral Disc Disease and Disorders
Spotlight: Osteogenesis and Stem Cell Differentation (Andre van Wijnen, PhD)
Spotlight: Imaging for Functional and Structural Assessment of the Knee (C. Benjamin Ma, MD)
11:15 AM - 12:15 PMScientific Sessions:
Crosstalk between Bone and other Joint Tissues
Cartilage and Synovium Growth and Development
Mechanical Loading in Bone
Knee ACL Reconstruction Outcomes
Spotlight: Mechanobiology and Cell Matrix Interactions (Viola Vogel, PhD)
12:15 PM - 1:30 PMLunch (not provided)
Poster & Exhibit Hall remains open
12:15 PM - 3:00 PMORS ISFR Scientific Meeting*
ORS Tendon Section Scientific Meeting*
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMScientific Workshops
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMCareer in Orthopaedics: Hurdles and Pitfalls
3:15 PM - 4:15 PMScientific Sessions:
Bone Injury and Healing II
Meniscus Injury and Disease
Tendon Pathology Versus Repair
Foot and Ankle
Hip Arthroplasty
4:30 PM - 5:30 PMScientific Sessions:
Bone Structure and Function
Knee Biomarkers and Treatment of Osteoarthritis
Exogenous Enhancement of Tendon Repair
Hand And Wrist
Spotlight: Pathomechanics of the Hip (Andrew Anderson, PhD)
5:30 PM - 7:00 PMPoster Session 2 Reception
7:00 AM - 3:00 PMRegistration Open
7:30 AM - 3:15 PMSpeaker Ready Room Open
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMORS Debate
8:00 AM - 2:00 PMPoster Hall Open
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMPoster Session 2 Poster Viewing
Authors required at ODD numbered posters
(refreshments provided)
9:15 AM - 9:45 AMMeet the Professor
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
ePoster Presentations
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMScientific Sessions:
Meniscus Development, Structure and Function
Skeletal Muscle Injury and Healing
Total Knee Replacement Implant Design and Surgical Instruments
Hip Arthroplasty Positioning
Spotlight: Mechanobiological Reponses in Aging and Disease (Laoise McNamara, PhD)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Poster Session 2 Poster Viewing
(refreshments & snacks provided)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PMPoster Walking Tours
11:00 AM - 12:00 PMClinical Research Committee Mentor Connect
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMWriting a High-Impact Biosketch*
11:15 AM - 11:45 AMePoster Presentations
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMLunch (not provided)
Hall will remain open
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMBusiness Innovation Competition
1:00 PM - 2:00 PMScientific Sessions:
Bone Aging
Cartilage and Synovium Injury and Healing
Shoulder and Elbow Surgical Interventions
Knee Instability and Mechanics
Late Breaking Abstract Session
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Closing Session
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMPoster Session 2 Teardown

*These programs require advanced registration.

Schedule subject to change.