The Aircast Foundation

Our Mission
The Aircast Foundation is dedicated to the advancement and science of prevention, healing and rehabilitation in Orthopedics.

The Aircast Foundation is a private foundation established in 1996 by Glenn Johnson, pioneer of the Aircast. The Foundation has been committed to promoting and supporting excellence in scientific and clinical research and education in the area of orthopaedic medicine.

Improving Medical Outcomes
The Aircast Foundation focuses on optimizing function and improving medical outcomes with emphasis on research that exhibits creative and innovative solutions to complex medical problems.

Research Grants
The Aircast Foundation encourages applications from young investigators and issues grants typically twice a year. Preference will be given to principal investigators who have not received NIH grant support in their current field of investigation.