Mission: The american orthopaedic society for sports medicine (the "society") is a nonprofit corporation which develops and disseminates knowledge in the field of sports medicine. The society supports and encourages the development and education in allied professions in the prevention,recognition and treatment of sports injuries. The society publishes a scientific journal and holds educational meetings and workshops to carry out its mission.
Programs: Conferences and meetings: annual and interim meetings held to discuss current topics and advancements in the field of sports medicine.
publications: the american journal of sports medicine and the society's newsletter are published to foster, develop and disseminate knowledge in the field of sports medicine.
miscellaneous projects and programs in the field of sports medicine designed to carry out society's mission.
various research expenses and grants/awards for continuous research in the field of sports medicine.