Watch the AAOS 2022 webinar – 'Creating a global orthopaedic culture in which everyone can thrive'.

IODA is an international collaboration with a vision for a global orthopaedic community in which everyone can thrive.

Our website is a “diversity hub” to connect diversity advocates, promote events, support research & to provide resources through our extensive library of diversity literature, webinars and podcasts.

Membership is free and open to all in the healthcare sector.

Membership is free and open to all in the healthcare sector.

Learn the ways that you can make a positive impact on diversity and inclusion within the orthopaedic profession:


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Read IODA's May 2022 Newsletter


The May newsletter includes: an American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2022 update, a member feature on a Columbian black orthopedic surgeon and industrial engineer, diversity's newest podcasts and webinars, recent diversity-related publications and much more.

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Free webinar: Practical Strategies to Incorporate in Your Daily Practice


Attend the upcoming ISAKOS and IODA webinar and gain ideas on how to be an ally and a sponsor throughout your orthopaedic career. Join IODA members on 12 May by registering for the webinar below.

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AAOS 2022 webinar – 'Creating a Global Orthopaedic Culture in Which Everyone Can Thrive'

On 19 March 2022, IODA leadership presented this webinar to raise awareness of the need for diversity, inclusion, and equity; and the unique challenges that exist in different regions.

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View the 2022 IODA Annual Member Meeting recording