Journal Club

Please go to Archived Journal Club Sessions page to access recordings of previous Journal Club sessions.

ACFAS Virtual Journal Club Returns!

As part of ACFAS' live educational events designed to help teach the A to Zs of research, please join us monthly for the ACFAS Virtual Journal Club series. Each 45-minute session is hosted by Andrew Crisologo, DPM, AACFAS or Elizabeth Ansert, DPM, MBA, MA and presented by various ACFAS research experts. The ACFAS Virtual Journal Club is open to all students and residents and will review noteworthy articles on pertinent topics of research.

Up Next:

University of Maryland Limb Preservation and Deformity Correction Fellowship

January 21, 2021 7pm CST

Presenters: Roberto Brandao, DPM, AACFAS, Jacob Wynes, DPM, MS, FACFAS and Korey Dubois, DPM

Moderator: Andrew Crisologo, DPM, AACFAS or Elizabeth Ansert, DPM, MBA, MA 

Articles for Discussion:

Luke J.McCann DPM, PT, Shiyun Zhu MPH, Jason D.Pollard DPM, FACFAS, Miranda LuciaRitterman WeintraubPhD, MPHJoseph D.DickinsonDPM, FACFAS. Success and Survivorship Following Charcot Reconstruction, a Review of 151 Cases, JFAS 2020 

Charles Pitts, Bradley Alexander, Joshua Washington, Hannah Barranco, Romil Patel , Gerald McGwin , Ashish B Shah. Factors affecting the outcomes of tibiotalocalcaneal fusion. Bone and Joint Journal. 2020 102-B(3):345-351

Felix W. A. Waibel, MD, Martin C. Berli, MD, Viviane Gratwohl, MD, Kati Sairanen, MA, Dominik Kaiser, MD, Laura Shin, DPM, PhD, David G. Armstrong, MD, and Madlaina Schöni, MD. Midterm Fate of the Contralateral Foot in Charcot Arthropathy. Foot Ankle Int. 2020. 41(10):1181-1189

February 18, 2021 7pm CST

Host: Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgical Fellowship – NOMS Ankle & Foot Care

Topic: Flatfoot Reconstruction

Presenters: Henry D. Spingola III, DPM AACFAS

Moderator: Andrew Crisologo, DPM, AACFAS or Elizabeth Ansert, DPM, MBA, MA

Schedule for 2021:

  • March 2021: Pediatric Foot & Ankle Fellowship; Pediatrics
  • April 2021: Hinsdale Orthopaedic (IBJI) Foot and Ankle Fellowship; Fibular Nailing
  • May 2021: Silicon Valley Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Fellowship – Palo Alto Medical Foundation; Pes Cavus Reconstruction
  • June 2021: Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellowship; TBD
  • July 2021: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Foot and Ankle Research Fellowship; External Fixators for Lower Extremity Reconstruction
  • August 2021: North Jersey Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Fellowship, Northwest Illinois Foot & Ankle Fellowship; TBD
  • September 2021: Foot & Ankle Institute Fellowship; TBD
  • October 2021: South Central Pennsylvania Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Fellowship; Surgical Options for Lateral Ankle Reconstruction

Educational Opportunities