Go to the app store and download TPMA Conference App. You can start using it starting the Diabetic Foot Update this December. If you are attending the conference, all the speaker info, schedule, maps are in the app!. You can even ask questions using the app during Q&A sessions.
You are invited to The Central Texas VA Foot and Ankle Lecture Series which will be held on March 31st (TUES) at 6:30 AM at the VA amphitheater.
Topic: Lateral Ankle Stabilization when Primary Repair Fails
6:30-7:00 AM Lateral Ankle Stabilization via Split Peroneal Tendon Transfer (Naohiro Shibuya, DPM)
7:10-7:20: Save the tendon! use an allograft for lateral ankle stabilization (Issac Bazan, DPM)
7:20-7:30: Use your own tendon (autograft) for the best result (Laura Escobedo, DPM)
7:40-8:00: Clinical case (TBA)-you are welcome to bring a difficult ankle instability case for discussion, please contact us by reply to this email.
*The best post-graduate speaker of the academic year will be awarded with $500 towards a surgical workshop approved by the sponsor, CTXPF.
Inaugural AAFAO (American Academy of Foot and Ankle Osteosynthesis) was held in Memphis, TN. Residents form S&W program participated in the meeting to learn about foot and ankle ostetosynthesis. This meeting replaced the previous AO conferences. This is a extremely popular conference with limited seats. To register go here.