Education


Educational Resources

 

AOFAS offers a variety of resources to help you expand your orthopaedic foot and ankle training and prepare for Board and Orthopaedics In-Training Exam (OITE)* exams.

Most materials are available on demand through the AOFAS Physician Resource Center (PRC). Orthopaedic residents have complimentary access to resident materials on the PRC but must create an account.

 

Resident Resource Catalog

The catalog includes educational materials on more than 20 foot and ankle concepts, curated from past AOFAS meetings, lectures, and scientific journals.

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Resident Lecture Series

The Resident Lecture Series features podcasts and online presentations on key foot and ankle topics. Presentations are available in both PDF and PowerPoint formats, and can be used for self-study or delivery within training programs.

Resident Foot & Ankle Review Webinar

Presented by the AOFAS Young Physicians Committee at no charge to orthopaedic residents, this annual live webinar features an overview of key foot and ankle topics and includes practice test items from the OITE (Orthopaedic In-Training Examination® - copyright by American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, used with permission).

The webinar is offered in October each year. Check the Webinars webpage for updates and watch archived webinars on the AOFAS Physician Resource Center. OITE test items are not included on archived webinars.

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Resident Review Course

These recorded lectures from the 2013 AOFAS Resident Review Course (Hospital for Special Surgery, New York) cover a range of foot and ankle topics, from PTTD and cavus foot, to ankle arthritis, Lisfranc injuries, and orthobiologics.

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