Welcome to FASTER

The Foot and Ankle STudiEs in Rheumatology (FASTER) program, launched 2002, is underpinned by a portfolio of £1.5m in grants from the National Institute for Health Research, Arthritis Research Campaign and industry. The Leeds foot and ankle program is the leading group of its kind in the UK integrating clinical care with the study of musculoskeletal disorders affecting the foot and ankle.

The FASTER program underpins a centre of excellence for the study of the foot and ankle in health and disease, and care of musculoskeletal disorders of the foot and ankle.