The Women's Leadership Initiative supports and encourages women in foot and ankle orthopaedic surgery. As part of the initiative, the Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundation established the Women's Leadership Awards, recognizing outstanding female leaders in foot and ankle orthopaedics.
Learn about our current and past award recipients.
Two awards are presented annually:
The Career Impact Award, recognizing women who have made exceptional contributions to the field of orthopaedic foot and ankle surgery
The Career Development Award, supporting the professional aspirations of early- and mid-career female foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons