Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation

P.O. Box 1036, Toronto, ON M5K 1P2
Phone: 416-410-2341
Toll Free: 1-800-461-3639

We regret that we cannot provide surgical advice or referrals. Under the Canada Health Act, all patients must be referred to an orthopaedic surgeon by a family physician.

General Inquiries:

For general inquiries or information about our fundraising events, send an email to or call 416-410-2341 or 1-800-461-3639 ext. 221


Patti Watkins, Administrative Coordinator

416-410-2341 or 1-800-461-3639 ext. 221

  • donation and tax receipt inquiries
  • accounts receivable/payable administration
  • website administration
  • research award coordination

Donna Weiss, Operations Manager

416-410-2341 or 1-800-461-3639 ext. 224

  • Foundation operations and staff management
  • health care professional relations
  • promotion, growth and execution of programs
  • Volunteer programming and relations

Todd Charlebois, Chief Executive Officer


  • overall leadership of the Foundation (operations and staff management)
  • communications and stakeholder relations
  • corporate and government partnership development
  • donor stewardship, major gifts and planned giving