The 2017 AANA Advanced Arthroscopy Traveling Fellowship Program

The Arthroscopy Association of North America Advanced Arthroscopy Traveling Fellowship is generously funded by DePuy Mitek and the AANA Education Foundation.

The Arthroscopy Association of North America’s (AANA) Arthroscopy Traveling Fellowship program will continue in the Spring of 2017.  Four selected Orthopaedic Surgeons will travel to three different educational sites and interact with some of the greatest surgeons of AANA.

The Godfather for 2017 is truly one of the great educators, inventors, and leaders of Arthroscopy, Dr. Jack M. Bert (Get to know Dr. Bert)!  What a tremendous educational experience awaits four hungry minds!  The host sites for the 2017 Traveling Fellowship will include:

University of Connecticut - Farmington, Connecticut

  • Robert A. Arciero, MD - Profession, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Cory M. Edgar, MD, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Get to know Dr. Arciero and Dr. Edgar

Rush University Medical Center - Chicago, Illinois

  • Brian J. Cole, MD, MBA - Associate Chairman and Professor, Department of Orthopedics
  • Get to know Dr. Cole

University of Colorado - Boulder, Colorado

  • Eric C. McCarty, MD - Associate Professor, Orthopedics
  • Get to know Dr. McCarty

Past Traveling Fellows

See what recent traveling fellows had to say about the program.  Click on the links below to read their reports on Arthroscopy Journal.

2016 Traveling Fellows
Life Lessons, Leadership, and Enduring Friendships

  • Mary K. Mulcahey, MD
  • Cory M. Edgar, MD, Ph.D.
  • Michael J. O'Brien, MD
  • Kevin W. Wilson, MD, LCDR

2015 Traveling Fellows
Controversies, Camaraderie, and Cuisine

  • C. Dain Allred, MD
  • Carl R. Freeman, MD
  • Darius M. Moezzi, MD
  • Thomas V. O'Hagen, MD

2014 Traveling Fellows
A Fantastic Voyage

  • Kevin R. Murray, MD, M.S.
  • Alexander Golant, MD
  • Gregory C. Mallo, MD
  • Brian R. Waterman, MD, MAJ, MC USA

Also, be sure to check out The Arthroscopy Association of North America Advanced Arthroscopy Traveling Fellowship: A 10-Year History by Mary K. Mulcahey, MD and Brian R. Waterman, MD!

Questions?  Please contact Holly Albert at