Annual Meeting

The COA Annual Meeting is the Association’s premiere event offering educational and networking opportunities in one of Canada’s finest cities.

Every Year, Three Meetings Under One Roof

Both the Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS) and the Canadian Orthopaedic Residents’ Association (CORA) hold their respective Annual Meetings each year in conjunction with the COA event. Triple your opportunities to share best practices and learn from experts and thought leaders in all areas of orthopaedics.

2018 Annual Meeting

2018 Victoria Annual Meeting Web Site

Make regular visits to for complete information about our upcoming Annual Meeting being held from June 20-23 in beautiful Victoria, BC. Call for abstracts guidelines, a program at a glance as well as hotel information is currently available. Check back for updates!

Future Meetings

Find out where the COA Annual Meeting will be next?

Victoria, BC 2018

73rd COA Annual Meeting
52nd CORS Annual Meeting
June 20-23, 2018
Victoria, BC

Montreal, QC, 2019

74th COA Annual Meeting
53rd CORS Annual Meeting
2nd ICORS Meeting

June 19-22, 2019
Montreal, QC

Meeting Archives

General information, announcements and archives about COA Annual Meetings.

Ottawa 2017

COA Annual Meeting 2017

Learn more about the 2017 COA, CORS & CORA Annual Meeting held June 15-18 in Ottawa by clicking on the links below.

Final Scientific Program

Final Scientific Program PDF format

Abstracts Supplement

Québec City 2016

We would like to thank all members who attended the Annual Meeting in Québec City from June 16-19. You may access the Abstracts Supplement by clicking here.

qc_2016_coa_corsExperience the COA 2016 Annual Meeting Online through the COA Live Learning Centre

Session recordings from the Annual Meeting are now available online through the COA Live Learning Centre
so you can catch up on what you missed. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to benefit from the educational content that was shared with other professionals in your industry at the event.

Each COA member received an email notification that included your login information for the COA Live Learning Centre. Please contact if you did not obtain your login.

Vancouver 2015

COA2015_smallWe would like to thank all members who attended the recent Annual Meeting in Vancouver from June 17-20. You may access the Abstracts Supplement by clicking here.