ABFAS Media

ABFAS News

 

  • hands typing on keyboard LEAD System End-Of-Year Maintenance January 6, 2023
    The LEAD system is currently undergoing end-of-year maintenance. As a result, your LEAD history and participation may not show at this time.
  • ABFAS Surgeons of Tomorrow 2022 student conference scholarship contest winners, AZCPM’s Remi Drake and DMU-CPMS’ Faith Carelli ABFAS 2022 “Surgeons of Tomorrow” Contest Winners November 16, 2022
    ABFAS announces 2022 “Surgeons of Tomorrow” Student Conference Scholarship Contest winners.
  • ABFAS President Amberly Paradoa, DPM, D.ABFAS, (center) with (from left) Alisha Joshi, Eric Flaherty, Brian Wong, and Ksenja Llazar. ABFAS Partners with Podiatry Students October 18, 2022
    Recognizing the vital role the student pipeline plays in ensuring the future of podiatry, ABFAS has partnered with the American Podiatric Medical Students Association (APMSA) to help ensure the future of the profession.
  • ABFAS logo Newly Board Qualified and Board Certified DPMs October 17, 2022
    We welcome all newly ABFAS Board Qualified DPMs and congratulate new Diplomates. We admire your dedication to the field of foot and ankle surgery. This list includes candidates and Diplomates newly Board Qualified or Certified between Sept. 1, 2021 and Sept. 22, 2022.
  • ABFAS logo ABFAS 2022 Highlights October 17, 2022
    A productive year for the ABFAS Board, Diplomates, and staff has included strengthening the ABFAS candidate experience, protecting the profession, and welcoming new officers, Directors, and committee members.
  • Jeffery L. Giesking, DPM A Message from ABFAS President Jeffery L. Giesking, DPM, D.ABFAS October 15, 2022
    Working together, I am confident we can continue to grow our community and deliver on our important mission, ensuring patients, providers, and physicians know ABFAS is truly the professional gold standard and a credential they can trust.
  • Nilin Rao, DPM, D.ABFAS Profile in Excellence: Nilin Rao, DPM, D.ABFAS September 26, 2022
    It’s a rare twentysomething who is focused on one day becoming Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS). Nilin Rao, DPM, D.ABFAS, is a rare individual.
  • ABFAS logo ABFAS Statement on Opening of ABPM’s Certificate Registration September 7, 2022
    Several leading podiatric organizations have raised serious concerns about ABPM’s rush to launch the new CAQ and the potential confusion it may cause among patients and hospitals. We have been encouraged to see many comments that reflect concerns we share.
  • ABFAS logo Latest ABFAS Examination Pass Rates Show Why Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery from ABPM is Unnecessary August 17, 2022
    New ABFAS examination pass rate data illustrates why the rationale behind a new, unrecognized CAQ in Podiatric Surgery being offered by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM) is unnecessary.
  • ABFAS logo ABFAS Statement on ABPM Certificate of Added Qualification in Podiatric Surgery August 5, 2022
    The American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS) is the only recognized certifying board for foot and ankle surgery in the United States. We are deeply concerned about the announcement by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM) that it plans to issue a new, unrecognized certification in podiatric surgery.

Podcasts

 

  • LEAD Program Thumbnail Banner Introduction to the LEAD Continuous Certification Program

    March 29, 2022

    In this podcast, ABFAS President Amberly Paradoa, DPM, D.ABFAS, and Continuous Certification Committee Chair Christopher Lotufo, DPM, D.ABFAS, discuss the new ABFAS LEAD Continuous Certification program, orienting Diplomates to the program's purpose and requirements.
  • Podcast How to Prepare for ABFAS Examinations

    January 8, 2020

    “ABFAS Exam Preparation Materials” guides you through all ABFAS produced materials that you can review before taking your In-training exam or Part I Board Qualification Exams.
  • Podcast New 2020 Certification Process

    January 8, 2020

    The podcast, “The New 2020 Certification Process”, reviews the changes in the new ABFAS certification process, including In-training examination changes, the NEW CBPS exam, and the new Qualification process.
  • placeholder-thumbnail-300x150-5 Case Review Prep and PLS Logging

    January 8, 2020

    “Case Review Preparation and PLS Logging” podcast is a comprehensive overview on candidate’s preparation for case review. This will be an excellent resource when you are preparing for Part II Case Review.
  • Podcast Value of ABFAS Certification

    January 7, 2020

    Podcast “The Value of ABFAS Certification” highlights the importance of board certification.