MORE Awards

Entry into the 2017 MORE Awards is now open!

The Media Orthopaedic Reporting Excellence (MORE) Awards — created by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) — recognizes and honors efforts by journalists that furthe
r the public’s understanding of musculoskeletal health issues and encourages healthy behaviors in the care of bones and joints. Read entry guidelines.

Eligible entries must have been published or broadcast between October 1, 2015 and October 1, 2016.  The submission process is free and easy. Simply email the story link to

The 2017 Media Orthopaedic Reporting Excellence (MORE) Award winners will be honored during an awards ceremony during the National Orthopaedic Leadership Conference (NOLC) on April 27, 2017.

Take a look at the 2016 MORE Award winners by category.

If you have questions about the awards, please email



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