Share your passion and join AO Trauma

AO Trauma is the leading global orthopedic trauma network with a unique culture of surgeon leadership, camaraderie and mutual respect.

As a member of our unique network, you will help shape the future of AO Trauma, learn from and share knowledge with expert colleagues from around the world, and gain access to exclusive educational content customized to your needs.

Membership fees

All prices in CHF.

1 year
2 years


Low-income countries: CHF 20 fixed rate for a one-year membership.

*Low-income countries according to the World Bank list

Membership prerequisites

  • Applicants must be a musculoskeletal trauma professional
  • MD must have attended an AO Trauma Principles course
  • ORP/Nurses must have attended an AO Trauma course for ORP
  • Researchers must be involved in musculoskeletal-related research activity


Select your membership subscription

AO Trauma - Member

Profit from exclusive member privileges and opportunities.  

Connect and share

  • Connect with global members in the Member directory.
  • Share your cases in the Case Forum and Case Library.
  • Follow your peers on the myAO app.


  • Develop your career with a global fellowship.
  • Access research education resources (AO PEER).
  • Receive discounts on selected events.
  • Watch the educational videos.
  • Participate in faculty development activities (FEP).

Self-directed learning

  • Benefit from exclusive functionalities in online learning.
  • Read the latest articles in various scientific journals.
  • Educate yourself with the 3D Human Anatomy software.