OREF Etiology of Hip Osteoarthritis Grant

Funding Agency:
Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation
  • Provides funding to investigator-initiated research proposals focused on the etiology of hip osteoarthritis.
  • Encourages the deployment of innovative approaches and frameworks to delineate the etiopathogenesis of this common condition.
  • Includes the use of various -omics platforms, national//international data bases, artificial intelligence/machine learning, and novel imaging modalities

Deadline for Letter of Intent: Dec. 15, 2021

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

  • Orthopaedic Surgeon as PI or co-investigator.
  • Must be licensed to practice and working in an institution in the U.S.
  • A PhD or DVM may serve as the principal investigator but must hold a faculty appointment in an orthopaedic department in the U.S. and an orthopaedic surgeon must serve as a co-investigator.



Funding Type





Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

December 15, 2021