Your Foundation at Work


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


AOFAS member teaching orthopaedic resident


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.


Research presentation


Foundation-supported programs aim to advance foot and ankle research and quality with the ultimate goal of improving treatments and patient outcomes.


Humanitarian service in Vietnam

Humanitarian Service

The Foundation’s humanitarian programs provide life-changing surgery for underserved children and adults and offers challenging professional experiences for AOFAS members.