The AFSH is committed to reaching for new ideas, reaching for new knowledge breakthroughs, and reaching into the future of hand and upper extremity care. The key to our reach? Research!

Our Foundation offers a variety of research grants, including basic and clinical, and grants specifically for young researchers. Over the last three decades the AFSH has funded more than $

3.27 million in research grants which in turn have yielded in excess of $30.4 million in funding for additional research.  In this section you can also find information on external grant opportunities, development programs and more.

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