AO Spine Knowledge Forums
The AO Spine Knowledge Forums are five expert-driven working groups generating knowledge in the spine pathologies of tumor, deformity, spinal cord injury (SCI), trauma, and degenerative disease. They conduct evidence-based research and the results are published and disseminated in the most influential journals and at conferences all over the world. Their output ensures that AO Spine remains the leading innovator of spine care worldwide.
Our research approach
How to get involved
Participating in AO Spine fellowship and mentorship programs will allow you to work side-by-side with world renowned spine surgeons and researchers, and learn how to integrate research into your daily work.
If you are an AO Spine member and have opted in to receiving AO Spine emails, you will get information on open calls to participate in AO Spine Knowledge Forum studies.
AO Spine members share experiences on how they got involved, and tips how to steer your career towards research.