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The Mission of the Clinical Orthopaedic Society

Founded in 1912, the mission of the Clinical Orthopaedic Society is to optimize the science of the physical examination as the central component in the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal conditions and to educate society on orthopaedic issues impacting patient care.

James Elmer Nix, MD

ElmerNix James Elmer Nix, MD1931-2014The Clinical Orthopaedic Society mourns the passing of Dr. James Elmer Nix, our former president, colleague and friend.  Our prayers and thoughts are with Dr. Nix and his family.View Obituary.

Upcoming Meeting

COS 15 program cover-500px 103rd Annual Meeting
September 24-26, 2015
The Westin Times Square
New York, NY




What you missed from the 101st Annual Meeting