Annual Meetings

2017 HealthMeasures User Conference

The 2017 HealthMeasures User Conference will be hosted at the Prentice Women's Hospital Conference Center on Northwestern University's downtown campus in Chicago, IL from September 27-28, 2017. Clinicians and investigators using PROMIS®, Neuro-QoL, ASCQ-MeSM, and NIH Toolbox® (the HealthMeasures) to enhance care, research, and quality should attend. The conference contains comprehensive content about innovations in clinical care and research, quailty measurement, assessment technologies, and measurement sciences. AJRR Director of Analytics Dr. Caryn Etkin will be speaking at the conference.

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American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) Annual Meeting

The AAHKS Annual Meeting addresses a broad array of scientific topics such as implant design, outcomes, surgical techniques, and complications of primary and revision total joint arthroplasty (TJA). Their Annual Meeting also addresses the latest socioeconomic issues in health care. Courses are offered for residents, non-physician team members, and hospital administrators who plan on attending. We have an exhibit where you can stop by to learn more. We also conduct a session and release our findings from our Annual Report at this meeting.

The 2017 AAHKS Annual Meeting will be held November 2-5, 2017 at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas. Go to the AAHKS website for more information.

AJRR is AAHKS' Official Registry, so please stop by our booth and say hello!

Becker's ASC 24th Annual Meeting: The Business and Operations of ASCs

Becker's ASC 24th Annual Meeting: The Business and Operations of ASCs is being held from October 26-28, 2017 at the Swissotel in Chicago, IL. Attendees can stop by the AJRR booth to see how Registry participation can benefit the operations for their surgery centers.

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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting

Each year, we attend the AAOS Annual Meeting. At this meeting, we have a booth where staff provides demonstrations of the AJRR dashboards as well as meet with individuals who are interested in participation and would like to learn more about the Registry. We also hold a session and/or present scientific findings during the meeting. Our annual in-person User Group Network (Unet) meeting is held during this time too.

The 2018 AAOS Annual Meeting is taking place from March 6-10, 2018 in New Orleans. For more details on the AAOS Annual Meeting, click here.

American Surgery Center Association 2018 Annual Meeting

ASCA's 2018 Annual Meeting is from April 11-14 in Boston. Attendees can stop by the AJRR booth to see how Registry participation, and the data that will be compiled, will be used to validate current efforts to reduce health care costs by moving total joint replacements to Medicare’s ASC-payable list and expanding the number of private payers that will reimburse surgery centers for these procedures.

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International Society of Arthroplasty Registers (ISAR) Annual Meeting

ISAR is a global consortium of joint replacement registries throughout the world. ISAR also provides support to registries like the AJRR. Their Annual Meeting serves as a venue in which surgeons and academics can present their research, ideas, and progress to each other.

The 6th International Congress of Arthroplasty Registries was held in San Francisco, CA, May 20-22, 2017. Click here to learn more.

The 7th International Congress of Arthroplasty Registries meeting will be held in Reykjavik, Iceland on June 9-11, 2018.  Click here to learn more.

AJRR had three posters featured at the 2016 ISAR Annual Meeting. AAHKS had one and the California Joint Replacement Registry (CJRR) had four. Visit the links below to view each poster.

AJRR had two posters featured at the 2017 ISAR Annual Meeting. The Registry was given the award for "Best Poster Presentation" for their poster titled, "Infection Burden in Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty: an International Registry Based Perspective." Visit the links below to view the posters.

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