The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine is composed of nine medical divisions, each of which offers a specialized area of high-quality patient care, education, and research. The department is also home to a research division, which encompasses numerous laboratories and centers. Private support is critical to our divisions and department, ultimately allowing us to achieve excellence in our missions. Read more about the funds that support our divisions below, and how you can help make an impact.
The Education and Research in Arthroplasty Fund was established in 2018 with gifts from division faculty and grateful patients. Gifts to this endowment support and foster the clinical, educational and research missions of the arthroplasty division. The missions of the division include training future generations of arthroplasty surgeons, enhancing UF as the preeminent joint replacement center in the southeast, and advancing the field of arthroplasty through high quality patient care and research.
Joan Roth Orthopaedics Endowment (F023817)
Gifts to the Roth Orthopaedics Endowment fund research, conference travel, and other needs to promote excellence within the hand and upper extremity division of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Gifts to this fund support orthopaedic and sports medicine research.
Orthopaedic Trauma Research Fund (F018563)
Gifts made to this fund support the research missions of the department; including but not limited to travel, books, dues subscriptions, meetings and conferences, food, etc.
Osteosarcoma Research Fund (F013303)
Gifts made to this fund support osteosarcoma research.
Gifts to this fund support the clinical, teaching, and research missions of the department; including but not limited to, travel, books, dues, subscription, meeting and conferences, food, etc.
Sports Medicine Excellence Fund (Pre-endowment)
The Sports Medicine Excellence Fund is in progress as a pre-endowment. Gifts to this initiative will help establish an endowment that support the missions of the Sports Medicine division, which include training future generations of sports medicine providers, conducting research to prevent injuries and improve outcomes, and providing excellent patient care. Together these missions advance the aim for UF to serve as the preeminent sports medicine specialists in the southeast.
- Provides support to the Division of: Sports Medicine
- To make a gift to this pre-endowment, please e-mail Lacie Klann, Director of Development, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How Can You Help?
Private support is critical to the missions of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. You can make a difference in patient care, research, and education through philanthropy.
Tax-deductible contributions can be made via credit card, check, transfers of stock, real estate, or planned gifts such as wills, trusts and annuities. For more information on philanthropic opportunities within the UF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, please contact:
Lacie S. Klann
Director of Development
Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
University of Florida College of Medicine