Visiting Professor Program


Bring a foot and ankle expert to your orthopaedic residency program! The AOFAS Visiting Professor Program aims to enhance orthopaedic resident education by sending leading foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons to residency programs to participate in clinics, lectures, and/or grand rounds.

View the Application and Guidelines

Residency training programs without full-time foot and ankle orthopaedic faculty are given priority in the application process. 


Visiting Professor Program


AOFAS covers travel expenses for the Visiting Professor, including airfare, lodging, and ground transportation. Host institutions are responsible for planning a dinner and scheduling activities with residents. AOFAS staff members will work with host institutions on dates and availability. 

For more information, contact the AOFAS Executive Office at or call 800-235-4855 or +1-847-698-4654 (outside US).

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