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Fondation La Tour for research and teaching

Our mission is to achieve excellence in bone and joint health, drive research to improve mobility and function for all, teach the next generation of surgeons and improve care.

Objectives of Fondation FORE

The objectives of Fondation FORE include support, research, innovation, technology integration and quality management in orthopaedic surgery, sports medicine, trauma and imaging of the musculoskeletal system in both children and adults.

Role

Fondation FORE raises donations from the public and allocates these funds to programmes for advanced orthopaedic training as well as to raise public awareness and improve community health care.

Mission

Achieving excellence in bone and joint health, driving research to improve mobility and function for all, teaching the next generation of surgeons and improving care.

Values

Our vision and mission are the guiding principles for Fondation FORE. We meet the challenges inherent to our mission with all the integrity and respect that our staff and volunteers as well as the patients, individuals supporting orthopaedic health care and people of Switzerland deserve and are entitled to expect from a Swiss health care charity.

Board of Trustees

Chair: PD Dr med. Alexandre Lädermann
Deputy Chair: Dr med. Panayiotis Christofilopoulos
Treasurer: Mr Nicolas Froelicher
Secretary: Mr Jim Bissel 

Contact

Anne-Sophie Foucault, clinical research assistant and administrative contact for Fondation FORE

Telephone: + 41 (0)22 719 75 55 / + 41 (0)22 719 75 97
Fax: +41 (0)22 719 60 77
Email: fondationfore@latour.ch