Get Involved! The future of the O&P profession needs students and residents nationwide to become involved and get connected. Get the most out of your Academy membership by taking a
look at these opportunities to see which ones are right for you.
Advocate! O&P Legislation
The Academy is involved in public policy that directly impacts the ability of practitioners to serve their patients. Issues of concern include licensure, education, reimbursement, and research.
The Academy is a member of the O&P Alliance which endeavors to speak with a unified voice for the profession when addressing legislators and federal agencies.
Contact Your State Chapter - Volunteer!
There are many ways to get involved with your local chapter. Attend a meeting, volunteer for a committee,
plan a fundrasier to raise money for your school program, and more.
The opportunities are as endless as your imagination!
For additional information on getting involved, please contact the Academy office directly
or email Diane Ragusa at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.