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  • 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.
  • Podiatry Logging Service logo The New, Improved PLS August 4, 2022
    As part of our ongoing goal to improve the ABFAS candidate experience, we have made major upgrades to the Podiatry Logging Service (PLS). If you’re logging your cases for Case Review—or if you are planning to—it's a good idea to visit the new PLS website now to review the improvements.
  • Samuel Mendicino, DPM, D.ABFAS In Memory of Samuel S. Mendicino, DPM, D.ABFAS July 26, 2022
    ABFAS mourns the loss of Past President Samuel S. Mendicino, DPM, D.ABFAS, who passed away July 24, 2022.
  • LEAD Program Thumbnail Banner Results Direct Interview: The ABFAS LEAD Program June 29, 2022
    Results Direct, developer of the LEAD Program Requirements interactive tool, interviewed ABFAS CEO/Executive Director Katherine Kreiter about the ABFAS win of an ASAE Merit Award.
  • ABFAS logo A Joint Statement from ABFAS, ACFAS, APMA, and WSPMA June 10, 2022
    Last month, the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, the American Podiatric Medical Association, and the Washington State Podiatric Medical Association became aware of a damaging video of an orthopedic surgeon delivering a presentation on podiatric medical education and training.
  • LEAD Program Success Stories LEAD Program Success Stories June 6, 2022
    A new feature on the ABFAS website shares the success stories of ABFAS Diplomates who have participated in the LEAD program.
  • Andrew J. Meyr, DPM, D.ABFAS, FACFAS An ABFAS Board Certification: A Conversation with Dr. Andrew J. Meyr June 3, 2022
    Andrew J. Meyr, DPM, D.ABFAS, FACFAS, explains why he considers ABFAS Board Certification the “last universal goal" for foot and ankle surgeons. An interview by Jeneen Elagha, TUSPM Class of 2024.
  • drs butterworth kruse 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.

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