Orthopaedic Trauma Association

The Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA) is the largest U.S. organization devoted to the care of injured patients through scientific forums, musculoskeletal research and education.


Acknowledgements

ICON Award ($50,000+)

Kathy Cramer, MD + Dr. Thomas (Toney) A. and Mrs. Gina Russell

LEGEND AWARD ($25,000 - $49,999)

Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD Bruce H. Ziran, MD, FACS

2018 Sponsors Award ($5,000-$24,999)

Todd W. Mailly

OTA Legacy Society - Lifetime Giving of $10,000 or greater

Jeffrey O. Anglen, MD Atlantic Provinces Orthopedic Society James C. Binski, MD Christopher T. Born, MD Michael J. Bosse, MD Timothy J. Bray, MD Bruce R. Buhr, MD Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Cass Michael W. Chapman, MD Peter A. Cole, MD Curt P. Comstock, MD William R. Creevy, MD  Gregory J. Della Rocca, MD Florida Orthopaedic Institute, Tampa, Florida  Stuart M. Gold, MD James A. Goulet, MD Ramon B. Gustilo, MD David J. Hak, MD, MBA, FACS David L. Helfet, MD Kyle J. Jeray, MD Alan L. Jones, MD Clifford B. Jones, MD, FACS  Fred J. Kolb, MD Gerald J. Lang, MD Ross K. Leighton, MD Douglas W. Lundy, MD Dr. Todd W. and Mrs. Jennifer Mailly J. Lawrence Marsh, MD Simon C. Mears, MD, PhD Theodore Miclau, III, MD Steven J. Morgan, MD Steven A. Olson, MD Glenn E. Oren, MD OrthoArizona, Phoenix, Arizona Brendan Patterson, MD Andrew N. Pollak, MD Robert  A. Probe, MD William M. Ricci, MD  Mark C. Reilly, MD Dr. Thomas (Toney) A. and Mrs. Gina Russell, MD Andrew H. Schmidt, MD John Schwappach, MD Brian A. Sears, MD  Michael S. Sirkin, MD Jeffrey M. Smith, MD Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD David C. Teague, MD David C. Templeman, MD Paul Tornetta, III, MD USCF/SFGH Orthopaedic Trauma Institute Heather Vallier, MD

2018 Members Award ($1,000 - $4,999)

Ross K. Leighton

2018 Friends Award ($250 - $999)

Peter Althausen, Paul T. Appleton, Emil Azer, Robert H. Blotter, Thomas E. Daniel, Darin Friess, Ariel Goldman, David E. Karges, Brian J. Kistler, Philip James Kregor, Gerald J. Lang, Brendan M. Patterson,  Andrew N. Pollak,  Mark Cameron Reilly, Edward Kenneth Rodriguez, Michael S. Sirkin, Matthew Patrick Sullivan, Marc F. Swiontkowski, David C. Teague, Jose Bernardo Toro, John J. Wixted

2018 Associate Award (Up to $249)

Thomas W. Axelrad, Andrew R. Burgess, Carol C. Forsyth, Seth Gengler, Edward J. Harvey, Erik Hasenboehler, Peter Kazmier, Mark A. Kelley, Thomas M. Large, Lauren M. MacCormick, Theodore Miclau III, Greg M. Osgood, Regis Louis Renard, William M. Ricci, Andrew H. Schmidt, Babar Shafiq, Craig P. Smith, Christopher M. Stewart, CAPT Joseph E. Strauss, David Swanson, Herbert J. Thomas III, Laura Lowe Tosi, Jason R. Wild,  Ryan E. Will, Lu Zhang

2017 Sponsors Award ($5,000 - $24,999)

Todd W. Mailly, Brendan M. Patterson, William M. Ricci

2017 Members Award ($1,000 - $4,999)

Jaimo Ahn, Michael T. Archdeacon, Bruce Buhr, Chad P. Coles, Curt P. Comstock, R. Richard Coughlin, William R. Creevy,  Gregory J. Della Rocca, Kenneth A. Egol, Michael J. Gardner, Stuart M. Gold, David J. Hak, David Hampton, Daniel S. Horwitz, Kyle J. Jeray, Alan L. Jones, Justin R. Kauk, John P. Ketz, Kevin M. Kuhn, Mark A. Leberte, Ross K. Leighton, Douglas W. Lundy, Frank W. Maletz, Christiaan N. Mamczak, J. Lawrence Marsh, Theodore Miclau, Simon C. Mears, Steven J. Morgan, Steven A. Olson, Glenn E. Oren, Robert F. Ostrum, Michael J. Prayson, Thomas (Toney) A. Russell, Andrew H. Schmidt, Daniel Vinson Sheerin, David C. Teague, Paul Tornetta, Peter G. Trafton, Heather Vallier, G. Karl Van Osten, Walter W. Virkus, J. Tracy Watson, John Charles Weinlein, A Paige Whittle,

2017 Friends Award ($250 - $999)

Animesh Agarwal, A. Herbert Alexander, Peter Althausen, Daniel T. Altman, Paul T. Appleton, Dan Bazylewicz, Chad Beck, Robert M. Beer, James C. Binski, Robert H. Blotter,  Yelena Bogdan, Christopher T. Born, J. Stephen Brecht, Lisa K. Cannada in honor of my family, Kathleen Caswell, Michael W. Chapman, Brett Duane Crist, James N. DeBritz, Eliana Delgado, Nicholas Joseph DiNicola, Christopher Doro, Andrew Eglseder, James R. Ficke, Darin Friess, Eric W. Fulkerson, Mark Gage, Joshua Layne Gary, Greg Gaski, David C. Goodspeed, John T. Gorczyca, Melissa Ann Gorman, Gerald Q. Greenfield, Ramon B. Gustilo,  Edward J. Harvey, Justin Patrick Hawes, Roman A. Hayda, Thomas F. Higgins in honor of Cliff Turen, Joseph Hoegler, Catherine A. Humphrey, Todd Jaeblon, Kyle Judd, Alan T. Kawaguchi, William Kiner, Paul K. Kosmatka, Jacqueline J. Krumrey, William Kurtz, Gerald J. Lang, Jeremie Larouche, Theodore Toan Le, Frank A. Liporace, Steven S. Louis, Bruce Lutz, Theodore T. Manson, Meir Marmor, Jill Martin, Paul Edward Matuszewski, R. Trigg McClellan, Michael D. McKee, Hassan Riaz Mir, Gudrun Elizabeth Mirick-Mueller, Matthew A. Mormino, Saam Morshed, Jason W. Nascone, William T. Obremskey,  Mark C. Olson, Robert V. O'Toole, Trevor Marshall Owen, James M. Pape, Robert A. Peinert, Murat Pekmezci, Jason Pittman, Andrew N. Pollak, Matthew D. Putnam, Mark C. Reilly,  Regis L. Renard, Edward Kenneth Rodriguez, Melvin Paul Rosenwasser, Andrew T. Saterbak, Susan A. Scherl, Gregory J. Schmeling, Robert S. Schultz, John R. Schwappach,  Marcus F. Sciadini, David Shearer, Gerard P. Slobogean, Craig P. Smith, Raymond Malcolm Smith, Gillian Soles, James P. Stannard, Rena Stewart, Jason W. Stoneback, Jeffrey Sundblad, Lisa A. Taitsman, Paul Alexander Toogood, Joshua Vaughn, Gregory A. Vrabec, David S. Weisman,Sharese M. White,  Paul S. Whiting, Joel C. Williams, John J. Wixted, Bruce H. Ziran, Lewis G. Zirkle

2017 Associate Award (up to $249)

Stuart A. Aitken, Jeffrey O. Anglen, Paul M. Balthrop, Leslie M. Barnes-Remski, Mikhail Bekarev,  James C. Black, Timothy James Bray, Andrew R. Burgess, Benjamin Childs, Matthew William Christian, David Donohue, Karl Leonard Ehrens, Bonnie L. Emberton, Ali Esmaeel, Adam Fahs, Harold Michael Frisch, Peter V. Giannoudis, Todd Michael Hall, Michael S. Kain, Conor P. Kleweno, Peter Carl Krause, Adam K. Lee, Silas Talbot Marshall, Lan Nguyen, Paul Simon Pipitone, Joel M. Post, Motasem I. Refaat, Richard S. Schenk, Daniel R. Schlatterer, Prism Schneider, John Alan Scolaro, Judith Siegel, David A. Silverberg, Emily Squyer, Michael Terrence Talerico, Jason Tank, Nirmal C. Tejwani, Laura Lowe Tosi, J. Andrew Trenholm, Emily Wagstrom, Ryan E. Will, Terri A. Zachos, Hui Zhang, Marc A. Zussman

OTA 2016 Sponsors Award ($5,000 - $24,999)

Steven A. Olson

OTA 2016 Members Award ($1,000 - $4,999)

Michael T. Archdeacon, Curt P. Comstock, Carol E. Copeland, William Creevy, Gregory J. Della Rocca, Stuart M. Gold, James A. Goulet, David J. Hak, Kyle J. Jeray, Alan L. Jones, Kevin M. Kuhn, Ross K. Leighton, Simon C. Mears, Steven J. Morgan, Timothy J. O'Mara, Eric J. Pagenkopf, Brendan M. Patterson, Edward A. Perez, Laura S. Phieffer, Robert A. Probe, Jeffrey Mark Smith,  David C. Teague, Paul Tornetta III, Heather A. Vallier,  Dr. and Mrs. G. Karl Van Osten III,  Ryan E. Will, Sharese M. White

OTA 2016 Friends Award ($250 - $999)

Mark R. Adams, Jeffrey O. Anglen, Paul T. Appleton, Emily Bensen, Bruce R. Buhr, Lisa K. Cannada, David Carmack,  Kathleen Caswell, Michael W. Chapman,  Peter A. Cole, Daniel John Coll, Brett Duane Crist, Nicholas Joseph DiNicola, Thomas G. DiPasquale,  Christopher J. Doro, W. Andrew Eglseder, Robert Fischer, Darin Friess, David C. Goodspeed, Gerald Greenfield, Cullen K. Griffith, Roman A. Hayda,  David E. Karges, Justin R. Kauk, Brian J. Kistler, William T. Kurtz, Gerald J. Lang, Ross K. Leighton, Eric Lindvall, Cindy Kay Malson-Fischer in honor of Dr. Patrick J. Wiater, Theodore T. Manson, James Frederick Mautner,  Toni M. McLaurin,Theodore Miclau III, Anna N. Miller, Berton R. Moed, Jason W. Nascone, Brent L. Norris, William T. Obremskey, Christopher E. Olson, Glenn E. Oren, Robert V. O'Toole, Michael J. Patzakis, Andrew N. Pollak, Regis Louis Renard, Mark Cameron Reilly, Roberts/Corrigan Charitable Fund, a Donor Advised Fund of the US Charitable Gift Trust, Edward Kenneth Rodriguez, Melvin P. Rosenwasser, Milton L. Routt, David W. Sanders, Bruce J. Sangeorzan, Susan A. Scherl, Robert S. Schulz, Marcus F. Sciadini, Michael S. Sirkin, Myron G. Slobogean, Carla S. Smith, Raymond Malcolm Smith, John W. Staeheli, Michael P. Swords, Gregory A. Vrabec, Mark S. Vrahas, John T. Watson, John Charles Weinlein, Paul S. Whiting, Joel C. Williams, John J. Wixted, Patrick Yoon

OTA 2016 Associate Award (up to $249)

Eben A. Carroll, Thomas M. Large,  Angela Majed, Richard John Myers, Christopher E. Olson, SurgeonMasters


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News & Events

2018 OTA Annual Meeting

October 17-20, 2018 
Orlando, Florida

Housing is Open

OTA/AO Fracture and Dislocation Compendium

This is the second revision of the compendium which was first published in 1996 as a cooperative effort of the AO Foundation and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA)

OTA Humanitarian Scholarship Campaign

OTA has established a new Humanitarian Scholarship Effort designed to provide orthopaedic trauma education for young surgeons from low-middle income countries

AAOS/OTA Fractures You Will See: How to Avoid the Pitfalls – A Case-Based Review

Webinar Directors: Paul Tornetta III, MD, J. Tracy Watson, MD

AAOS/OTA Daily Dilemmas in Trauma: Your Topics, Expert Solutions

View more information on the Baltimore Inner Harbor

Lisfranc Injuries - From The Subtle Ones To The OMGs

Moderator: Vinod Panchbhavi, MD
Faculty: Jason Lowe, MD, Toni McLaurin, MD

OTA Resident Advanced Trauma Techniques Course

Nashville, TN
 

2018 OTA Membership Application Open

Membership application deadline:
May 1, 2018

Resident Grant Application Open

Submit Resident Grant Application by 6/11/2018

Preventing Falls Among the Elderly

The AAOS launched a national a (PSA) in partnership with the (OTA) to further highlight falls prevention awareness, especially in older adults who are at an increased risk of falls

International OTA (IOTA)

The OTA is pleased to announce the following inaugural IOTA founding members. The IOTA Charter was signed October 11, 2017 in Vancouver, BC, Canada.   

OTA International Journal Submissions Are Now Open

OTA International is a new international, open access, orthopaedic trauma journal.

2017 OTA Annual Meeting On Demand

2017 OTA Annual Meeting On Demand an online CME educational resource 90 hours of presentations available!

View the 2017 OTA Webinars

2017 OTA Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting Programs 
Member Reviews

OTA Offers Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) Resource Through Partnership with AJRR Doug Lundy, MD, OTA HP Committee Chair

OTA Video Library

Submission Guidelines 

Tips & Tricks to Enhance Video Production 

OTA Compartment Syndrome Poster

Download pdf. 

OTA 30th Anniversary Video

Explores the history of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association.