Your Foundation at Work


The Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundation funds and promotes programs in three priority areas: Education, Research, and Humanitarian Service.

Read the 2022 Annual Report that details the activities and achievements of the AOFAS and the Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundation from the past year.


AOFAS member teaching orthopaedic resident


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


Research presentation


Foundation-supported programs provide critical funding to advance foot and ankle research, with the ultimate goal of improving treatments and patient outcomes.


Humanitarian service in Vietnam

Humanitarian Service

The Foundation’s international mission trips provide life-changing surgery for underserved children and adults and offer challenging professional experiences for AOFAS members.