2017 OREF Grant Cycle Now Open

June 17, 2016

OREF is now accepting applications for individual research grants addressing issues in the field of orthopaedics. Various funding opportunities from $5,000 up to $225,000 are available, including opportunities for fellows, residents and post-doctoral candidates. Resident Research Project grants are due September 1, 2016. For all other grants, applications must be submitted by Tuesday, September 13, 2016. For more information, please visit www.oref.org/grants.

OREF Designated Gift Reminder

Do you regularly donate through the OREF and designate your gift to the ASSH/AFSH? Please note the OREF designated gift process has changed and you must now write-in your request. Please be sure to complete the designated giving portion of your OREF gift to indicate ldquo;Yes, I would like to designate $___ of my gift to the American Society for Surgery of the Hand/AFSH.rdquo;

NEW! make your OREF gift directly through the AFSH

Enjoy all of the recognition benefits of both organizations by making a gift to the AFSH and OREF at the same time when you donate to the Hand Foundation. For donations up to $999.99 you may designate up to 50% of your donation be shared with OREF. For gifts of $1,000+ the first $500 will go to the AFSH and you may designate the remaining portion to OREF. Learn more and donate to OREF/AFSH today!