Education and Research

Traveling Fellowships

The Exchange Fellowship Program was established in 1993 and provides maximum exposure to the major shoulder and elbow centers in the US and Europe.

ASES Shoulder Curriculum Guide

This guide has been developed by the ASES Continuing Education Committee, with contributions by many ASES members, to be used as a reference source by residents, fellows, Orthopedic Surgeons, and others who desire a basic foundation of information on evaluation and treatment of shoulder injury and disease. To see this guide, please Click Here.

The ASES Curriculum Guide for Treatment of Shoulder Injury is a PDF file and requires Adobe® Acrobat® Reader to open. Please click here to download and install the Adobe® Acrobat® Reader software on your computer free-of-charge.

ASES Elbow Curriculum Guide

This guide has been developed by the ASES Continuing Education Committee, with contributions by many ASES members, to be used as a reference source by residents, fellows, Orthopedic Surgeons, and others who desire a basic foundation of information on evaluation and treatment of the elbow. To see this guide, please Click Here.

The ASES Curriculum Guide for Treatment of Elbow Injury is a PDF file and requires Adobe® Acrobat® Reader to open. Please click here to download and install the Adobe® Acrobat® Reader software on your computer free-of-charge.

Physician Education – Members Only

Additional Physician Education

AAOS Educational Portal
Through the AAOS Educational Portal, you will find links to the following:

  • Online CME 
  • Self Assesments
  • Publications and eBooks
  • Courses and Webinars
  • Orthopaedic Video Theatre

Patient Education

OrthoInfo is a trusted source of information about musculoskeletal conditions and injuries — how they are treated, as well as how they can be prevented. Our articles and videos are developed by orthopaedic surgeons who are members of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. All resources are developed and reviewed by experts from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

For further information please click on OrthoInfo.