RJOS is proud to have a dynamic group of women in our leadership.  Meet our Presidential Line, Board of Directors and Committee Chairs.

RJOS offers many benefits to members. Sign in to RJOS Membership, or become a member today!

Mentorship is more than just answering occasional questions or providing ad hoc help. It is about an ongoing relationship of learning, dialogue, and challenge.

Welcome to the Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society!

The Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society (RJOS) is the oldest surgical women’s organization incorporated in the United States which continues to grow and welcome new members of both genders. RJOS works closely with the AAOS, provides leadership training for orthopaedists, residents and medical students, provides mentoring for medical students, offers award and grants opportunities, courtesy of Zimmer, Inc., and conducts a medical student workshop and much more. Please look around and consider becoming a member today!

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 – San Diego, CA 

Registration is now open.  Click here to register.

RJOS Membership Committee announces: “I Belong To RJOS Because………” campaign

To celebrate members by featuring photos of members at work or in daily life and through brief statements about why members belong to RJOS.  The campaign will officially by launched at the RJOS Annual Meeting in March 2017 in San Diego.  Images and statements submitted will also be used on the new RJOS website in early December to help kick-off the campaign.

All photos and statements may be submitted to rjos@aaos.org. When submitting photos please send a signed copy of the Photo Release and Assignment of Rights forms below. We will not be able to use photos if we have not formally received your permission this way. If others (colleagues, patients, and minors) are included in your photo, we will need to receive a separate photo release form for each individual.

RJOS Photo Release

RJOS Assignment of Rights



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