The Perry Initiative gratefully acknowledges the following friends and donors who have “Paid It Forward” through annual corporate contributions. Categories reflect direct financial contributions and in-kind donations of materials, equipment, and services in 2019.



Platinum ($50,000+)


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Gold ($25,000+)








Silver  ($10,000+)









Bronze (up to $10,000)

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Beaumont Health & Stryker
  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center & UC Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • Columbia University Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • CU Orthopedics
  • Department of Orthopedic Surgery Henry Ford Health System & Exactech
  • Duke University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Integra
  • McGovern Medical School at UT Health
  • Medical Center of Trinity
  • Medtronic
  • MUSC Dept of Orthopaedics & Physical Medicine, MUSC College of Medicine Dean’s Office
  • Department of Orthopedic Surgery at NYU Langone Health
  • Oklahoma School of Science & Mathematics
  • OrthoCarolina Foundation, Atrium Health, Howard and Julie Levine, Daniel and Leigh Levine, Joshua and Rhonda Patt, and Joseph and Kassie Hsu
  • Orthopaedic Institute for Children
  • Penn Medicine
  • Rock Medical Foundation
  • SE Permanente Medical Group & Georgia Orthopaedic Society
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California
  • South Carolina PLTW
  • Stryker 
  • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
  • The Beale Foundation in honor of Dr. Amanda Marshall Rodriguez
  • UMKC School of Computing and Engineering
  • University of Delaware Biomedical Engineering & Delaware Rehabilitation Institute
  • University of Minnesota Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • University of Rochester Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
  • University of Nebraska Omaha & University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • UPMC & Hamot Health Foundation
  • Wake Forest Office for Women in Medicine and Science, KCI, Bio Tech Prosthetics & Orthotics, Biocomposites, Skeletal Dynamics, and Globus Medical