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
Breckenridge, Colorado

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

Already registered? Read the final departure instructions
Penny Smith of 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.

For travel questions, contact Penny Smith of Rocky Mountain Tours, a division of, at or 800-233-2300, ext. 3420.


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 ImplantsBiovision 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.

Conference Program

To learn more about the conference schedule, please see the conference program (updated 1/8/19).

Conference Brochure

To learn more about the VOS 2019 Conference registration and accommodations, read the VOS 2019 Conference brochure.

For questions or travel reservations, contact Penny Smith of Rocky Mountain Tours, a division of, at or 800-233-2300, ext. 3420.

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.