Research Resources

ACFAS encourages members to understand the importance of clinical research and to incorporate it in to their practices through evidence-based medicine (EBM). ACFAS also encourages members to explore the possibility of participating in clinical research and provides the following tools to understand and evaluate clinical research:

The US Bone & Joint Initiative Research Committee offers a grant mentoring program consisting of workshops to provide early-career basic and clinical investigators an opportunity to work with experienced researchers in our field to assist them in securing funding and other survival skills required for pursuing an academic career.  Apply Here  

Free EBM Websites

Best Bets:
NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination:
Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine (Oxford):
Cochrane Collaboration:
Introduction to Evidence-based Medicine:
Appraising the Evidence:
DSS Research Sample Size Calculator:

Additional Resources

Educational Opportunities