ABFAS Media

ABFAS News

 

  • Drs. Butterworth, Kruse, and Rogers Announcing the 2022 ABFAS Election Results May 3, 2022
    The American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS) is proud to announce the results of the 2022 Board of Directors election. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Michelle L. Butterworth, Dr. Dustin L. Kruse, and Dr. Diana E. Rogers.
  • LEAD Program Thumbnail Banner ASAE Recognizes LEAD Communications Campaign May 2, 2022
    ASAE has recognized the LEAD communications campaign with a 2022 Merit Award.
  • Scope of Practice Letter Scheduled Website Down Time: Thursday, April 21 April 11, 2022
    As part of scheduled maintenance, the ABFAS website will be briefly offline for a few minutes on Thursday, April 21, at 6 p.m. Eastern time/3 p.m. Pacific time. We apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your patience.
  • LEAD Program Banner New LEAD Resources March 29, 2022
    ABFAS has rolled out new resources to increase Diplomates' understanding of the LEAD Continuous Certification program: a podcast and navigation help videos.
  • ABFAS President Amberly Paradoa, DPM, D.ABFAS (center), with 2022 Stone Awardees ABFAS Presents 2022 Michael L. Stone Awards February 24, 2022
    Today, February 24, 2022, ABFAS President Amberly C. Paradoa, DPM, D.ABFAS, presented the 2022 Michael L. Stone, DPM, Outstanding Professional Conduct Awards to nine exceptional individuals.
  • PRESENT Podiatry Logo PRESENT Podiatry Reviews LEAD Program January 26, 2022
    Thank you to PRESENT Podiatry and ABFAS Diplomate Jarrod Shapiro, DPM, for publishing a thorough review of the LEAD Continuous Certification program.
  • Scope of Practice Letter Tips for Accessing the LEAD Diplomate Site January 10, 2022
    If you experience issues while attempting to log in to the new LEAD Continuous Certification program, review our troubleshooting instructions.
  • ABFAS logo ABFAS Statement on Certificates of Added Qualifications December 15, 2021
    ABFAS statement on the American Board of Podiatric Medicine's (ABPM) Certificates of Added Qualifications (CAQs).
  • Dr. Giesking, Dr. Bauerly, and Dr. Paradoa. ABFAS 2021 Highlights November 15, 2021
    In 2021, ABFAS elected new board officers and directors, made positive changes to the certification process, and prepared for the imminent launch of the LEAD Continuous Certification program. In addition, ABFAS continued to provide service to Diplomates and candidates while taking steps to keep its volunteers and staff safe during the time of COVID-19.
  • ABFAS logo Newly Board Qualified and Board Certified DPMs November 15, 2021
    As of Sept. 13, 2021. We welcome all newly ABFAS Board Qualified DPMs and congratulate new Diplomates. We admire your dedication to the field of foot and ankle 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.