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Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Try the new JAAOS CME and earn from 1.0 – 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CME credits™ per module. 

AAOS members receive a 100% discount after logging into JAAOS (look for "AAOS MEMBERS — LOG IN HERE") and then clicking on the icon.  Use AAOSMEMBER Coupon Code at check out or use Coupon Code JAAOSFREE for a one-time free first activity!

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credits earned by completing any multiple-question examination module can be applied to the scored and recorded self-assessment requirements as mandated by the ABOS MOC process and count toward the CME credit requirement.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

In addition, the lead author (listed first) may claim 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ directly from the American Medical Association (AMA) for publishing an article in JAAOS. The AMA requires a copy of a page from the published article that shows the name of the author listed first, the name of the journal, and the date published.

CME is available for reviewers directly through the JAAOS manuscript submission platform hosted by Aries Systems Corporation Editorial Manager® (