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.

VOS 2020 Conference

Photo: courtesy SUN VALLEY RESORT

Photo: courtesy SUN VALLEY RESORT

Save the Date for the VOS 2020 Conference!

VOS 2020 Conference
February 1-8, 2020
Sun Valley, Idaho

Plan to join us in Sun Valley, Idaho, for the 47th Annual VOS Conference! Online registration will open in the fall.

Get the VOS App!

  • Download the VOS 2019 Conference official Event App for iPhone or Android by visiting this website:

  • After the app is installed, please Sign Up and setup your Profile

  • Go the Events Tab and select Search for an Event

  • Search for and find VOS 2019 Conference

  • Select Join Now and use the Passphrase VOS2019

VOS 2019 Conference Proceedings

The VOS 2019 Conference Proceedings is now available in an interactive digital format that you can download to your computer. Go to the VOS 2019 Conference page for more details.


We Had a Great Time at the VOS 2019 Conference!

VOS 2019 Conference
February 9-16, 2019
Breckenridge, Colorado

We had a great time in Breckenridge at our 46th annual conference! Visit our VOS 2019 Conference page to learn more.

Meet the 2020 Jacques Jenny Lecturer


Leesa M. Galatz, MD, is the Mount Sinai Professor and Chair of the Leni and Peter May Department of Orthopedic Surgery and the Icahn School of Medicine at the Mount Sinai Health System in New York. She specializes in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. Her primary research interest throughout her career has been basic science of rotator cuff disease and tendon healing as it pertains to cuff repair. She is a Co-Primary Investigator on two major projects funded by the National Institute of Health which focus on rotator cuff degeneration and repair, and tissue engineering strategies for tendon repair. Her research is complemented with clinical projects with her colleagues on Shoulder and Elbow problems.   

Dr. Galatz has served as a faculty member in numerous courses on a national and international level, lecturing on a variety of clinical topics pertaining to Shoulder and Elbow pathology. Dr. Galatz is the Associate Editor for Basic Science for the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and is a peer reviewer for multiple other orthopedic publications.

Cover photo: Courtesy Sun Valley Resort