Learn About Our Leadership & the History of the College
The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) is a professional society of more than 7,800 foot and ankle surgeons.
Board of Directors
Pursuant to the ACFAS Bylaws, the 11-member Board of Directors is composed of four officers, six at-large directors, and the chair of the Region Presidents Council.
History of the College
The ACFAS story is a classic American tale of modest beginnings, a hardfought evolution and a bright future.
The Foot and Ankle Surgeon
Foot and ankle surgeons are podiatric physicians who specialize in the surgical and nonsurgical treatment of a variety of conditions that affect people of every age.
AFCAS committees are comprised of members in good standing who work to ensure the College meets its vision, mission and strategic initiatives.
Principles of Professional Conduct
These guidelines for ethical behavior address the demands of contemporary foot and ankle surgical practice.
Conflicts of Interest and Governing Ethics
The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) is committed to upholding the highest ethical values and to encourage professional and principled behavior by its volunteer leaders, authors, speakers, and staff.
Leadership Hall of Fame
Thank you to all the ACFAS leaders who help to shape the College over the years. Our hats are off to the members who have gone above and beyond to advance the College.
Distinguished Service Award
The Distinguished Service Award is presented to the College’s “unsung heroes,” members who have volunteered their time, expertise and service behind the scenes to advance the College’s mission.