Welcome to the Veterinary Orthopedic Society!
Here you’ll find information on our programs, membership and our annual Veterinary Orthopedic Society Conference. We invite you to become a member and take advantage of everything VOS has to offer.
Register Now for the VOS 2019 Conference!
VOS 2019 Conference
February 9-16, 2019
Join us in Breckenridge, Colorado for the 46th Annual VOS Conference. Online conference registration is now open!
We have opened reservations for lodging, lift tickets, and other transportation needs. To receive a discount on your registration, you must reserve your lodging with Ski.com.
Already registered? Read the final departure instructions
Penny Smith of Ski.com has provided Final Departure Instructions for all those attending the VOS 2019 Conference in Breckenridge, Colorado. Please take a few minutes to read the departure instructions to make sure your trip goes smoothly. Read the Final Departure Instructions.
Register for Conference Labs
VOS is pleased to offer four hands-on labs for our 2019 attendees.
Labs will be held from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. at Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center in Breckenridge, Colorado. VOS would like to thank Veterinary Orthopedic Implants, Biovision Veterinary Endoscopy, Owl Manor Veterinary, Arthrex Vet Systems, and Intrauma for offering these wonderful opportunities for our members. Space is limited. Register today!
Visit our VOS 2019 Conference Labs page to learn more and register for labs.
To learn more about the conference schedule, please see the conference program (updated 1/8/19).
VOS 2018 Conference Proceedings
The VOS 2018 Conference Proceedings is now available in an interactive digital format that you can download to your computer. Go to the VOS 2018 Conference page for more details.
Meet the 2019 Jacques Jenny Lecturer
William G. Raasch, MD is a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. He is the Director of Sports Medicine and is the head team physician for the Milwaukee Brewers and Milwaukee Bucks and is the company physician for the Milwaukee Ballet Company.
Dr. Raasch has an engineering background and he has a motion analysis lab where he researches the mechanics of motion as a cause of orthopedic injury, especially in athletes. His other interests include the care and treatment of complex knee injuries including ligament reconstruction, meniscal transplant and autologous chondrocyte implantation.
Home page photo: Tom Cohen, Breckenridge Ski Resort.