Who we are & what we do
The Queensland Orthopaedic Research Foundation Institute (known as QORF) is a not-for-profit and registered charitable (Health Promotion Charity) organisation committed to improving lives by supporting innovative orthopaedic research in Queensland. QORF is endorsed by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) and is dedicated to the improvement of musculoskeletal outcomes in Queensland.
With the ability to provide a wide degree of research support to the professional orthopaedic community in Queensland, QORF supports projects both large and small. Focusing on supporting junior doctors and training registrars, QORF aims to help them build a strong foundation for their research careers.
Our Academic Committee
Will a validated dynamic short-form outcome measure improve patient responsiveness: A National Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury Registry in Australia
Topical antibiotics in ankle fracture surgery (TAAFS) study
Analysis of Rapid Response Team calls within the Orthopaedic Department in a Queensland based Public Metro Hospital and Health Service: A retrospective cohort study
Implementation of a Far North Queensland Virtual Fracture Clinic: the patient’s experience
Antibiotic coated rods: a 15-year experience of Indications, Surgical Techniques and Clinical Outcomes
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Your generous donations will support our mission to improve the lives of Queenslanders by funding innovative orthopaedic research. Get involved by donating your services as a mentor or research professional.