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Donor Honor Roll: Designated Funds

 

Thank You to Our Donors!

The Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundation acknowledges the following individuals for their charitable contributions to designated funds (current as of June 30, 2021).

Invest in the future of orthopaedic foot and ankle care with a gift to the Foundation! Give online today or learn more about ways to give. You can direct your gift to support one of the designated funds below or the area of greatest need.


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Research Fund

The Research Grants Program awards grants annually to advance foot and ankle research with the ultimate goal of improving treatments and patient outcomes.

John E. Femino, MD
Pat Heiberger
Amir R. Kachooei, MD
Harold B. Kitaoka, MD

L. Daniel Latt, MD, PhD
Hazel Oreluk
Vincent G. Oriente, MD


Ronald and Wendy Smith Clinical Research Grant

Established in 2021, the Ronald and Wendy Smith Clinical Research Grant provides funding for promising prospective research studies in areas of high clinical importance.

Wendy & Ronald W. Smith, MD


Education Fund

To ensure the future growth and success of the specialty, the Foundation funds educational programs that enhance orthopaedic education, engage future leaders, and encourage early interest in the foot and ankle specialty.

Jeremy Y. Chan, MD
Kenneth M. Chin, MD
Donald J. Covell, MD
Paul S. Docktor, MD
Alena Frey, CMP
Sara H. Galli, MD
Tyler A. Gonzalez, MD, MBA

Ajay N. Gurbani, MD
Armen S. Kelikian, MD
Michael S. Pinzur, MD
Shumaila Sarfani, MD
Gene W. Shaffer, MD
Richard A. Zell, MD


Overseas Outreach (Humanitarian Service) Fund

Through the Overseas Outreach Projects, AOFAS members have the opportunity to use their surgical expertise to help children and adults in underserved areas. The Foundation currently sponsors outreach trips to Vietnam and Kenya with plans to expand to new sites in the future.

Eric M. Bluman, MD, PhD 
John H. Bowker, MD
Jarrett D. Cain, DPM, MSc
Bonnie Y. Chien, MD
Bopha Chrea, MD
Donald J. Covell, MD
Naven Duggal, MD
F. Scott Gray, MD

Andrew E. Hanselman, MD
Glenn J. Jarrett, MD
Jacqueline K. Nguyen, MD
Mark W. Scioli, MD 
Pierce E. Scranton Jr., MD
Wen Shen, MD
Jon Simon
James D. Walwark


Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Fund

The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Fund will support future activities to increase representation of under-represented groups in orthopaedics as a profession as well as in leadership roles at AOFAS.

Brian C. Lau, MD
Elaine M. Leighton, MPH, CAE
Max P. Michalski, MD
Andrew W. Pao, MD


Women's Leadership Initiative Fund

The Women's Leadership Initiative supports and encourages women in foot and ankle orthopaedic surgery through mentoring and networking opportunities and the annual Women's Leadership Awards, which recognize outstanding female leaders in foot and ankle orthopaedics.

Stephanie P. Adam, DO
Su-Young Bae, MD, PhD
Judith F. Baumhauer, MD, MPH
Laura M. Bruse, MD
John T. Campbell, MD
Rebecca A. Cerrato, MD
Stephanie Chen, NP
Loretta B. Chou, MD
Natalie R. Danna, MD
Laura K. Dawson, DO
Lisa T. DeGnore, MD
Jessica Dornfeld
Theodora C. Dworak, MD
Patrick B. Ebeling, MD
Sandra A. Eisele, MD, MBA
Scott J. Ellis, MD
Shelly Encher
Emily L. Exten, MD
Amanda J. Fantry, MD
Alena Frey, CMP
Sara H. Galli, MD
Katherine Gavin, MD
Lauren E. Geaney, MD
Emily C. Harnden, MD
Jeannie Huh, MD
Casey J. Humbyrd, MD
In2Bones LLC
Susan N. Ishikawa, MD
Gillian E. Jackson, MBChB
Marissa D. Jamieson, MD

A. Holly Johnson, MD
Julie M. Johnson, MD
Harold B. Kitaoka, MD
Melissa D. Koenig, MD
Thomas H. Lee, MD
Elaine M. Leighton, MPH, CAE
Margaret J. Lobo, MD
Pamela C. Luk, MD
Peter G. Mangone, MD
Elizabeth D. Martin, MD
Medartis
Heidi Michelson-Jost, MD
Sara Lyn Miniaci-Coxhead, MD
Julie A. Neumann, MD
Jacqueline K. Nguyen, MD
Hazel Oreluk, MA
Alexandra E. Page, MD
Christie Petrucci
Jon Simon
Syndie B. Singer, MD
Kelly C. Stéfani, MD, PhD
Krista Stewart 
Raymond J. Sullivan, MD
M. Chris Testerman, MD
Ruth L. Thomas, MD
J. Turner Vosseller, MD
James D. Walwark
Kathryn L. Williams, MD
Wright Medical Group N.V.


Roger and Joan Mann Family Education Fund

The Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundation's Roger and Joan Mann Family Education Fund honors the Mann Family's invaluable contributions to AOFAS and to the foot and ankle specialty. The fund will endow the Roger A. Mann Award and support future education projects.

Michael S. Aronow, MD
Morris Baumgarten, MD
Judith F. Baumhauer, MD, MPH
James W. Brodsky, MD
Mark M. Casillas, MD
Spencer K.Y. Chang, MD
Cary B. Chapman, MD
Loretta B. Chou, MD*
Thomas O. Clanton, MD*
Michael J. Coughlin, MD
R. Richard Coughlin, MD
Richard J. de Asla, MD
Jesse C. DeLee, MD
James K. DeOrio, MD
Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD
Keith C. Donatto, MD
Jesse F. Doty, MD
Sharon M. Dreeben, MD
Danielle Duncan, MD
Scott J. Ellis, MD
John E. Femino, MD
Richard D. Ferkel, MD
George T. Gendy, MD
Eric Giza, MD
Eric C. Gokcen, MD
Stanley C. Graves, MD
Andrew Haskell, MD
Lukas D. Iselin, MD
Susan N. Ishikawa, MD
Juha I. Jaakkola, MD
W. Dean Jameson, MD

Glenn J. Jarrett, MD
Clifford L. Jeng, MD
David A. Katcherian, MD
Harold B. Kitaoka, MD
Melissa D. Koenig, MD
Lauren E. Krieger, MD
Brian C.W. Law, MD
Elaine M. Leighton, MPH, CAE
Alan G. Lewis, MD
Sheldon S. Lin, MD
Gregory A. Lundeen, MD
Martin G. Mankey, MD
William T. McPeake III, MD
Ryan Meineke, MD
John O. Missirian, MD
G. Andrew Murphy, MD
Tye J. Ouzounian, MD
Ariel Palanca, MD*
Megan C. Paulus, MD 
Walter J. Pedowitz, MD
Landrus L. Pfeffinger, MD
Susan & Paul F. Plattner, MD
David A. Porter, MD, PhD
Kurt M. Rongstad, MD
Alex Spencer Rowland, MD
Sally A. Rudicel, MD
Charles L. Saltzman, MD
Thomas P. San Giovanni, MD
Mark Sobel, MD
C. Mark Thigpen, MD
Thomas B. Viehe, MD
Keith L. Wapner, MD


* Mann Fund Champion

James W. Brodsky, MD, Pillar

Honoring James W. Brodsky, MD, for his work to advance the Society and the profession through his leadership and dedication to educating foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons.

Amgad M. Haleem Amin, MD
Michael S. Aronow, MD
Jason T. Bariteau, MD
Joseph E. Bellamy, MD
Lawrence Berson, MD
Eric M. Bluman, MD, PhD
Daniel D. Bohl, MD, MPH
James W. Bogener, MD
Claudia & Max Brodsky
James W. Brodsky, MD
Nathan Bruck, MD
John Chao, MD
Daniel A. Charlick, MD
Noah Chinitz, MD
Natalie R. Danna, MD
Bryan D. Den Hartog, MD
Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD
Bryan C. Ding, MD
W. Bentley Edmonds, MD
Jennifer E. Elkins, PA-C
Scott J. Ellis, MD
Amanda J. Fantry, MD
Daniel C. Farber, MD
Samuel E. Ford, MD
Daniel J. Fuchs, MD
Eric C. Gokcen, MD
Troy M. Gorman, MD
Heather E. Gotha, MD
Benjamin J. Grear, MD
Albert F. Haas, MD
Jonathan S. Hall, MD
Kjetil H. Hvaal, MD
Todd A. Irwin, MD
David E. Jaffe, MD
Jeffrey R. Jockel, MD
Kenneth S. Jung, MD
Paul A. Kammerlocher, MD
David A. Katcherian, MD

Robert A. Kaye, MD
Harold B. Kitaoka, MD
Michal Kozanek, MD, PhD
John O. Krause, MD
James Mack Lancaster, MD
Elaine M. Leighton, MPH, CAE
Peter G. Mangone, MD
Thomas A. McDonald, MD
Eyal A. Melamed, MD
Gregory M. Neely, MD
Meir Nyska, MD
Andrew W. Pao, MD
Roger N. Passmore, MD
Glenn B. Pfeffer, MD
Robert A. Probe, MD
Amy Jo Ptaszek, MD
Alexander Rabinovich, MD
Robert A. Raines, Jr, MD
Karl Rathjen, MD
Sourendra Raut, MD
Veerabhadra K. Reddy, MD*
James Reisman, MD
Steven Ross, MD
Andrew M. Rouse, MD
Christian T. Royer, MD
Charles L. Saltzman, MD
Mark S. Sanders, MD
Daniel J. Scott, MD, MBA
Wei Shen, MD
Sheryl M. Smith, MD
Manuel Resende Sousa, MD
Kristopher G. Stockton, MD
Nels W. Thorderson, MD
Akira Taniguchi, MD 
Shay Tenenbaum, MD
Danielle M. Thomas, MD
Pablo Wagner, MD
Jacob R. Zide, MD*


* Brodsky Pillar Champion

Sigvard T. Hansen Jr., MD, Pillar

Honoring Sigvard T. Hansen Jr., MD, for his work to advance the Society and the profession through his leadership and dedication to educating foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons.

Arash Aminian, MD
John G. Anderson, MD*
Kevin C. Anderson
Anonymous, in memory of Arthur Manoli II, MD 
Michael S. Aronow, MD
Craig R. Barrow, MD
Timothy C. Beals, MD
Paul A. Bednarz, MD
Ross A. Benthien, MD, MPH
Eric M. Bluman, MD, PhD*
Donald R. Bohay, MD, FACS*
James W. Boyle, MD 
James W. Brodsky, MD
Nicholas A. Cheney, DO
Margaret Chilvers, MD
Michael P. Clare, MD 
J. Chris Coetzee, MD*
Jay L. Crary, MD
Robert Dehne, MD
Bryan D. Den Hartog, MD
Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD*
Timothy A. DuMontier, MD
John S. Early, MD
Erik B. Eller, MD
Scott J. Ellis, MD
Sergio Fernández, MD
Andrew P. Gerken, MD
Justin K. Greisberg, MD*
Daniel Guss, MD, MBA 
Mariam Hakim-Zargar, MD, MPH 
Christian C. Hall, MD
Thomas M. Hearty, MD, DPT
Thomas S. Helpenstell, MD
Jeffrey A. Henning, MD
James R. Holmes, MD
Todd A. Irwin, MD
Julie M. Johnson, MD
Christina A. Kabbash, MD, MPH, PhD
David A. Katcherian, MD
Paul J. Kerner, MD

John I. Khoury, MD
Harold B. Kitaoka, MD
Kaj Klaue, MD
Roderick S. Kuo, MBBS
Alan J. Laing, MD
Richard T. Laughlin, MD
Elaine M. Leighton, MPH, CAE
Robert H. Leland, MD
Sandy Macnab, CFRE
Eric S. Malicky, MD 
Arthur Manoli II, MD
Geoffrey Marecek, MD
William K. McKibbin, MD
Robert E. Meehan, MD
Daniel K. Moon, MD, MS, MBA
Brandon L. Morris, MD
Erik J. Novak, MD, PhD
Judith R. Oppenheim, MD
Garrett J. Pangrazzi, MD
Cameron G. Patthanacharoenphon, MD
Steven J. Pinney, MD
Gregory C. Pomeroy, MD
Stefan Rammelt, MD, PhD
Damien A. Richardson, MD, MPH
Matthew M. Roberts, MD
Charles L. Saltzman, MD
Mark S. Sanders, MD
Andrew K. Sands, MD*
Bruce J. Sangeorzan, MD*
Kim Slater, MBBS, FRACS
Benjamin W. Stevens, MD
Wesley M. Stotler, DO
Michael P. Swords, DO
John C. Tanner III, MD
Ruth L. Thomas, MD
Brian C. Toolan, MD
Robert G. Veith, MD
Brian M. Weatherford, MD
Joan R. Williams, MD
Jonathon C. Wolf, MD
Alastair S.E. Younger, MBChB, ChM


* Hansen Pillar Champion

John S. Gould, MD, Pillar

Honoring John S. Gould, MD, for his work to advance the Society and the profession through his leadership and dedication to educating foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons.

Robert S. Adelaar, MD
Robert B. Anderson, MD*
Marion Auerbach
Judith F. Baumhauer, MD, MPH
Anthony P. Belmont, MD
Kevin P. Black, MD
James W. Brodsky, MD
Paul B. Canale, MD
Bruce E. Cohen, MD*
Ana Katherine Curry, MD
Eugene E. Curry, MD
Bryan D. Den Hartog, MD*
Grant A. Dona, MD
Jessica M. Downes, MD
Tracie & Jeffrey R. Dugas, MD
Mark D. Foster, MD
Daniel W. Guehlstorf, MD
Sigvard T. Hansen Jr., MD
Gerald F. Harris, PhD
John G. Heller, MD
Jeffrey E. Johnson, MD*
Joseph T. Johnson, MD
Harold B. Kitaoka, MD
William D. Krauss, DO
Benta & Jack E. Lemons, PhD

Sheldon S. Lin, MD
Roger M. Lyon, MD
Carole & William Markus
Kenneth Marshall, MD
Ronnie Mathews, MD
Leland C. McCluskey, MD
James R. McWilliam, MD
Daniel K. Moon, MD, MS, MBA
Tye J. Ouzounian, MD
Paul L. Penar, MD
Michael S. Pinzur, MD
Carol & E. Greer Richardson, MD
Ramon F. Rodriguez, MD
B. Hoagland Rosania, MD
Charles L. Saltzman, MD
Lew C. Schon, MD
Jeffrey P. Schwab, MD
David G. Scott, MD
Shao-Min Shi, MD, PhD
Judith W. Smith, MD
Susan & Steven M. Theiss, MD
Robert J. Treuting, MD
John L. Trotter, MD
Emilio Wagner, MD
David S. Wisdom, MD


* Gould Pillar Champion

William G. Hamilton, MD, Pillar

Honoring William G. Hamilton, MD, for his work to advance the Society and the profession through his leadership and dedication to educating foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons.

Stephanie P. Adam, DO
Amgad M. Haleem Amin, MD
Donna J. Astion, MD
Lucas J. Bader, MD
Erroll J. Bailey, MD
Harpreet S. Basran, MD
Phillip A. Bauman, MD
Andrew A. Brief, MD
Lloyd C. Briggs, MD
James W. Brodsky, MD
Haydee C. Brown, MD
Cesar de Cesar Netto, MD, PhD
Wen Chao, MD
Timothy P. Charlton, MD*
Lan Chen, MD
Steven C. Choung, MD
William G. Cimino, MD
Frank A. Cordasco, MD
W. Hodges Davis, MD*
Richard J. De Asla, MD
Jonathan T. Deland, MD
Andrew J. Elliott, MD
Scott J. Ellis, MD*
John M. Feder, MD
Richard D. Ferkel, MD
Jessica B. Gallina, MD
Mark J. Geppert, MD
Charles B. Goodwin, MD
Jonathan Gordon, MD

MaCalus V. Hogan, MD, MBA
Christopher E. Hubbard, MD
David J. Inda, MD
A. Holly Johnson, MD*
John G. Kennedy, MD
Harold B. Kitaoka, MD
Paul E. Kovatis, MD
Joshua H. Lamb, MD
Eric W. Lloyd, MD
Margaret J. Lobo, MD
Thomas M. Novella, DPM
Irvin Chung Oh, MD
Martin J. O'Malley, MD
Tye J. Ouzounian, MD
Alexandra E. Page, MD
Kenneth K. Park, MD
Mihir M. Patel, MD
Glenn B. Pfeffer, MD
Alejandro E. Pino, MD
Victor Prisk, MD
Omar Saleem, MD
Charles L. Saltzman, MD
Christine M. Seaworth, MD
Roman A. Sibel, MD
Nazzar Tellisi, MSc, MBChB
Elly Trepman, MD
Kurt V. Voellmicke, MD
J. Turner Vosseller, MD


* Hamilton Pillar Champion