Research & Policy


Scientific Journals

 

AOFAS scientific journals offer peer-reviewed, clinically relevant research articles and case reviews, enabling foot and ankle specialists to stay at the forefront of new surgical techniques and trends. AOFAS members receive print subscriptions and online access to Foot & Ankle International® as well as discounted article processing charges for Foot & Ankle Orthopaedics® as benefits of membership.


Foot & Ankle International® (FAI)

 

Foot & Ankle International

The official journal of AOFAS, FAI emphasizes surgical and medical management as well as basic clinical research related to foot and ankle problems. The monthly journal publishes the broadest spectrum and highest quality of foot and ankle research in the US and abroad. The journal is under the direction of Editor-in-Chief Charles L. Saltzman, MD.


Access FAI Online

  • Individual FAI Subscribers (nonmembers): Click here to log into the FAI site.


Manuscript Submissions
To submit a manuscript for consideration, visit the FAI submission site.


FAI Podcasts
Gain insight into featured articles with this free monthly podcast discussion between Editor-in-Chief Charles L. Saltzman, MD, and article authors. Listen to the latest podcast.


FAI Videos
To enhance understanding of operative techniques, select FAI articles are accompanied by surgical technique videos. Watch the videos.


FAI Subscriptions

Inquiries, change of address, orders, back issues, claims, renewals
  • AOFAS members: Contact the AOFAS Membership Department at membership@aofas.org or 800-235-4855 or +1-847-698-4654 (outside US).

  • Nonmembers: Contact SAGE Publications at journals@sagepub.com or 800-818-SAGE (7243) or 805-499-0721.


FAI CME Exams
Earn up to 20 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ with exams based on past volume years of FAI. Learn more.


Find us on Twitter
Follow @AOFAS_Journals for article updates, videos, podcasts, and more from FAI and FAO. Accepted authors, submit a tweet to promote your article. View the Twitter Submission Guidelines.


Foot & Ankle Orthopaedics® (FAO)

 

fao

FAO is the open access scholarly journal of AOFAS, offering original peer-reviewed articles including clinical and basic science research, meta-analyses, systematic and topical reviews, case reviews, hot topics, research designs, and technique tips. The journal is under the direction of Editor-in-Chief Charles L. Saltzman, MD.

Read FAO Online

Open Access
FAO is an open access, peer-reviewed journal. Articles accepted by peer review are published under a Creative Commons license, made freely available online immediately upon publication, and hosted online in perpetuity.


Manuscript Submissions

Submit your manuscript to FAO. There is no fee to submit. If your manuscript is accepted for publication, you will be invoiced for a one-time article processing charge (APC). The APC covers the cost of publication and ensures that your article will be freely available online in perpetuity under a Creative Commons license.

Article processing charge:

  • AOFAS members and articles cascaded from FAI: $650

  • Direct submissions from nonmembers: $1,000

     

FAO Podcasts
Listen to the open access FAO Podcast Series created by the AOFAS Young Physicians Committee.


Editorial Questions

Contact Shera Palmer Cook, FAI/FAO Managing Editor, at FAIjournal@aofas.org, FAOjournal@aofas.org, or 847-430-5086.


FAI/FAO Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief
Charles L. Saltzman, MD

 

Associate Editors
John T. Campbell, MD
Thomas O. Clanton, MD
Shuyuan Li, MD, PhD
Ellie Pinsker, PhD
Stefan Rammelt, MD, PhD
Robert A. Vander Griend, MD

 

Specialty Content Editors
Jason T. Bariteau, MD
Brad D. Blankenhorn, MD
Daniel D. Bohl, MD, MPH
Laura Certain, MD, PhD
Julia Crim, MD
Sarah Ettinger, MD
T. Wade Fallin, MS
Ward Glasoe, PhD, PT
Jessica E. Goetz, PhD
Gregory P. Guyton, MD
Thomas G. Harris, MD
Pooya Hosseinzadeh, MD
Casey J. Humbyrd, MD, MBE
A. Holly Johnson, MD
Michael J. Jurynec, PhD
Meghan Kelly, MD, PhD
William R. Ledoux, PhD
Amy L. Lenz, PhD
Michael S. Pinzur, MD
Anthony I. Riccio, MD
Anthony Sakellariou, BSc, MBBS, FRCS(Orth)
Oliver N. Schipper, MD
Sorin Siegler, PhD
Richard Sloane, MS, MPH
Carolyn M. Sofka, MD, FACR
Maryam Soltanolkotabi, MD
Jeff D. Swenson, MD
H. Thomas Temple, MD

 

Contemporary Review Editors
Christopher P. Chiodo, MD, Senior Editor
Elizabeth A. Cody, MD, Assistant Editor
Christopher E. Gross, MD, Assistant Editor

International Editors
Andrew J. Goldberg, MD, MBBS, FRCS(Tr&Orth)
United Kingdom

Beat Hintermann, MD
Switzerland

Keun-Bae Lee, MD, PhD
Republic of Korea

Marius Molund, MD, PhD
Norway

Mark Myerson, MD
United States

Christopher J. Pearce, MBChB, FRCS(Tr&Orth), MFSEM(UK)
Singapore

Manuel J. Pellegrini, MD
Chile

Simon R. Platt, MBChB, FRCS, FRACS
Australia

Chamnanni Rungprai, MD
Thailand

Kelly C. Stéfani, MD, PhD
Brazil

Sjoerd A. Stufkens, MD, PhD
The Netherlands

Yuki Tochigi, MD, PhD
Japan

Federico G. Usuelli, MD
Italy

Alastair S.E. Younger, MBChB, ChM, FRCSC
Canada

 

Electronic Media Editorial Board
Glenn G. Shi, MD, Chair
Adam D. Bitterman, DO
Cesar de Cesar Netto, MD, PhD
Lauren E. Geaney, MD
Jonathan R.M. Kaplan, MD
Ettore Vulcano, MD

 


FAI/FAO Reviewers

Click on the links below to view the list of reviewers for each journal.

Foot & Ankle International Reviewers

Foot & Ankle Orthopaedics Reviewers


FAI/FAO Managerial Board

Timothy R. Daniels, MD, FRCSC, Chair
Donald R. Bohay, MD, FACS
Elizabeth Cody, MD
James R. Holmes, MD
Harold B. Kitaoka, MD
L. Daniel Latt, MD, PhD
David B. Thordarson, MD
E. Greer Richardson, MD (ex-officio)
Charles L. Saltzman, MD (ex-officio)

Managing Editor
Shera Palmer Cook, MA