Chapter Purpose

Academy Mission Statement

"As the pre-eminent professional organization in orthotics and prosthetics, the mission of the Academy is to promote patient advocacy and high standards in patient care through education, literature, and research."

It is recognized that members may wish to further their participation in Academy affairs at the local level. The Academy has established the opportunity for members to belong to local chapters to provide a forum for members to further share information and knowledge and conduct clinical and product research and development.