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Recent Activity and Upcoming Events:
ACFAS Northeast Region Meeting Outcomes
ACFAS Membership Meeting - Northeast Region: (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Ontario, Quebec, Rhode Island and Vermont)
The ACFAS Tri-State Region met on Wednesday, February 19 at ACFAS 2020 in San Antonio. Robert Fridman, DPM, FACFAS, Northeast Region President, led the meeting. The Region discussions included:
- ACFAS Northeast Region poster/manuscript support for Post Graduate Fellows and Residents
- ACFAS Northeast Region booth at NYC Marathon Expo in 2020.
- ACFAS research assistance locally for members.
- Residency program funding for Grand Rounds.
- State liaisons can be set to help the communication within the Region
The Region Raffle prize winner of a $100 Amazon gift card was Jennifer Buchanan DPM from Concord, MA.
Pictured are (left to right): Michael Theodoulou, DPM, FACFAS Northeast Region Vice-President, Harry Schneider, DPM, FACFAS Northeast Region Residency Director Mentor and Region President Council Chair, Jennifer Buchanan DPM, and Robert Fridman, DPM, FACFAS, Northeast Region President.
ACFAS Northeast Region Supports Student Scholar to the Annual Scientific Conference
ACFAS Region Scholars are funded by the ACFAS Region Presidents Council, specifically their home Regions, and are usually the president-elect of their local ACFAS Student Club. Their local Regions honor them as future leaders of the profession. The 2020 ACFAS Region Scholar from the Northeast Region is Sherwin Shaju from NYCPM.
Pictured are Sherwin Shaju and Robert Fridman, DPM, FACFAS, Northeast Region President. Congratulations to Sherwin on being chosen as an ACFAS 2020 Region Scholar!
ACFAS Northeast Region Funds Resident Poster & Manuscript Research at the Annual Scientific Conference
In an effort to support research activities, the ACFAS Northeast Region provided funding to the following residents as poster presenters at ACFAS 2020.
The Region also supported the following manuscript presenter:
- Risk Stratification for Revision Surgery following Total Ankle Replacement
Presenter: Matthew M Knabel, DPM
Congratulations to these resident and post graduate fellow poster and manuscript authors on their research efforts.