Food! Glorious Food!

Enjoy the sumptuous fare at this year's

IAOS Cocktail Reception in Las Vegas!

It doesn't get any tastier than this!

Dear IAOS Member:

Renew Your Dues, Enjoy the Feast!

In less than two weeks, the IAOS Cocktail Reception will be held during the AAOS 2015 Annual Meeting in Las Vegas. Your entrance to the reception is assured if you are current in your dues, and your spouse or guest may attend for a reception fee of $50. You and your guests will enjoy an open bar and fine fare, such as:

 Beef Tenderloin served with Wild Mushroom Sauce
Canadian Salmon in Puff Pastry with Spinach and Shrimp filling
Pasta Extraordinaire
Baked Brie Cheese in Puff Pastry
Imported and Domestic Cheese Display
...and More

We look forward to seeing you in Vegas!

If you still need to satisfy your membership obligations, please do so before the reception, in order to avoid any delays at the door.


Friday, March 27
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Bally's Las Vegas
Skyview 2 Room
3645 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

We hope you are able to join us!The IAOS needs your continued support to help maintain this fine, upstanding orthopaedic society as we strive to celebrate our rich Irish heritage, while expanding orthopaedic knowledge, fostering goodwill and cooperation, and bettering the lives of those we reach.

Best Regards,

Bill Quinlan
President IAOS

Spouse/Guest Tours

1916 Rebellion Walking Tour

Thursday, August 24, 10:00 am – 12 noon (Meet in the Westin Dublin Hotel Lobby at 9:45 am)

Join Lorcan Collins, author, historian, and podcaster, as he takes you to the relevant battle sites of the Easter Rising of 1916 – one of the most dramatic events in the history of Ireland’s struggle for independence from the British Empire. The executions of the leaders after the Rising awakened a generation to the cause of Irish freedom, resulting in the War of Independence, the formation of the Irish Free State and, as a result, the Irish Civil War.

Price $19


Dublin Food and Fashion Walking Tour

Thursday, August 24th, 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm (Meet in the Westin Dublin Hotel Lobby at 1:15 pm)

If you love to eat and love to shop, this is the tour for you! Try on diamonds and cashmere scarves, enjoy luscious chocolates and savories made especially for you, smell exotic perfumes, and hear the stories and history behind them all when you visit Dublin boutiques and eateries.

Price $83


Kilkenny Day Tour

Friday, August 25th, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (meet in the Westin Dublin Hotel Lobby at 8:45 pm – returns to Lobby at 5:30 pm)

Travel by private coach to visit the Medieval City of Kilkenny. This city is small and compact enough to explore on foot and is full of fascinating historical buildings and contemporary shops, design galleries, and restaurants. Your Guide will take you on an epic journey of Kilkenny’s past followed by a tour of Kilkenny Castle, one of the most magnificent castle's in Ireland, built by the Normans who arrived in the city during the 12th century. Your tour of Kilkenny City also includes a visit to St. Canice’s Cathedral, Smithwick’s Experience Visitor’s Center (brewers of Smithwick’s Ale for over 300 years), and lunch at the charming Kyteler's Inn.

Price: $160 (minimum of 16 people)