Women's Virtual Symposium, SLR Submission

February 28, 2024

Residents: Master Fractures and Fixation

Save your spot now for , April 13-14 in Columbus, OH. Don’t miss the opportunity to get hands-on in the AO Skills Lab and catch resident-focused sessions including:

  • The Biology of Bone Healing
  • Use of Plates in Fracture Fixation
  • Hallux Rigidus - Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Rotational Ankle Fractures: Anatomy, Biomechanics, and Classification

This course is jointly provided by ACFAS and AO North America.

Women’s Virtual Symposium Returns in April

Registration has opened for the 2nd annual ! Join us on April 13 as top female foot and ankle surgeons cover:

  • Overcoming obstacles facing female surgeons in the specialty
  • Early intervention and rehabilitation strategies
  • Injuries common in dancers and how their training affects recovery
  • Overcoming burnout and imposter syndrome

Register today to earn 6.5 CECH!

Submit Your Scientific Literature Reviews

Residents can now submit for Quarter 1 publication! Submissions will be accepted until Monday, April 1.


Visit for instructions, guidelines, and examples. Participation in the 2024 SLR Program may be through a residency program or as an individual Resident Member. Participants must be ACFAS Resident Members and are limited to one submission per SLR program year.


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In This Issue





Upcoming Education

Arthroscopy of the Foot and Ankle

March 23 - 24, 2024

Chicago, IL


Basic Principles of Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery for DPMs

April 13 - 14, 2024
Columbus, OH


Arthroscopy of the Foot and Ankle

August 17 - 18, 2024

Chicago, IL


Arthroscopy of the Foot and Ankle

September 7 - 8, 2024

Chicago, IL


Basic Principles of Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery for DPMs

September 27 - 28, 2024
Redondo Beach, CA


Arthroscopy of the Foot and Ankle

November 16 - 17, 2024

Chicago, IL



This Week @ ACFAS
Content Reviewers

Caroline R. Kiser, DPM, FACFAS


Elynor Giannin Perez, DPM, FACFAS


Britton S. Plemons, DPM, AACFAS

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