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 2017.



Platinum ($50,000+)


zimmer biomet



Gold ($25,000+)







Silver  ($10,000+)






Bronze ($5,000+)

  • Alpine Medical Solutions
  • Duke University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Mayo Clinic – Rochester MN
  • NYU Langone Medical Center – Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Oklahoma School for Science and Mathematics
  • Orthopaedic Institute for Children & Children’s Hospital Los Angeles – University of Southern California
  • Stryker
  • UConn Health
  • UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • University of Rochester – Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation & University of Rochester – Center for Advocacy, Community Health, Education and Diversity 
  • Wake Forest Baptist Health Department of Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation


Supporters (up to $5,000)

  • Beaumont Health, Royal Oak 
  • DuPont
  • Hamot Health Foundation & Mid Atlantic Surgical Systems
  • Highmark Health – Allegheny Health Network & Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara
  • KCSTEM Alliance
  • Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville FL
  • Mayo Clinic -Phoenix AZ
  • Medical Center of Trinity
  • Medtronic
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • OrthoCarolina Foundation & Carolinas HealthCare System
  • Penn Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Rush University Office of Community Engagement
  • South Carolina Project Lead The Way
  • Summit Medical, Ossur, Acumed, AxoGen, UNM Department of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation, and UNM Anatomical Education Center
  • Tulane School of Science and Engineering
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center & University of Nebraska Omaha
  • University of New Mexico
  • University of Utah
  • Upwelling Foundation