Project Profiles

Other Project Profiles 

Pediatric Surgery Reference

​A decade after the widely-used and continuously-evolving AO Surgery Reference (AOSR) went online, the AO Surgery Reference Editorial College has begun work on a comprehensive, open access, internet-based More...


AO Socks for Customized Weight Bearing

The need for evidence-based means of optimizing the walking quality of patients after surgery for fractures of the pelvis or lower limb is the primary driver behind the AO Socks for Customized Weight Bearing project More...​​​​


The AO Strategy Fund was approved by the AO Foundation Board for the period 2014-2016. Launched in December 2013, the Fund has an annual budget of CHF 5 million dedicated to supporting strategically important new initiatives.

The types of initiatives the Fund is eager to finance include:

  • New services and new technologies addressing unmet needs
  • Projects enhancing the organization's visibility and reach
  • Ideas to foster cooperation across AO Clinical Divisions
  • Initiatives to enhance operational effectiveness and efficiency

On this site there are profiles of various projects supported by the Strategy Fund as well as details about the Fund in the Frequently Asked Questions and Terms & Conditions.

For any other questions please contact Craig Cooper, Manager AO Strategy Fund, at