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Get Involved! Volunteer as the Resident Liaison to the ASPS Board of Directors

Are you a Resident member with an interest in getting more involved in ASPS and the profession? Do you know a Resident who demonstrates excellent leadership skills? The ASPS Board is looking for a Resident Liaison to the Board. Requirements: 1. Must be a member of ASPS and currently enrolled in a CPME-approved residency program; 2. Provide Resident member insight and direction from a Resident perspective; 3. Serve to represent Resident member interests at the board level; 4. Maintain resident engagement throughout the association. To apply, please submit your CV to ASPS Administrator Sara Chergosky at by July 7th.

ASPS Lectures at NYCPM

Former ASPS Resident Liaison, Vinai Prakash, DPM, who completed residency at St. Barnabas hospital in the Bronxk, gave a lecture on bunions and residency selection on June 14th at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine with the ASPS NYCPM Student Chapter. ASPS recognizes Dr. Prakash as he completes his term as the ASPS Resident Liaison to begin practice. Having served the organization since 2015, Dr. Prakash has been a strong asset to ASPS; the board sincerely thanks him for his service to the association.


FDA Network of Experts Request

The FDA has requested assistance and insight from ASPS members regarding the use of silicone oil injections. Do you have experience with, or considerable knowledge of silicone oil injections? More specifically can you lend insight on best practices for injectable silicone oil, or current clinical procedures for mitigating or treating complications, post silicone oil injections? If you are interested in working with the FDAs CDRH Network of Experts on behalf of ASPS regarding this topic, please submit your CV to ASPS Administrative Coordinator Sara Chergosky at Deadline is Wednesday, June 21st. Participation in this activity places you in a position to be viewed as a leader in your field. This will also allow you to interact with providers from other specialties, network, and educate others about our specialty and our society. There is no minimum number of years in practice required to participate. We encourage all practicing members to consider getting involved. The Network of Experts is a select group of medical specialties enlisted to provide medical expertise to the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) within the FDA. ASPS was accepted by the FDA to participate in the vetted Network of Experts representing podiatric surgery in 2015. The Network of Experts is only intended to broaden and supplement CDRH exposure to scientific viewpoints, not to provide policy advice or opinions. Other participating medical specialty organizations include the American Academy of Neurology, the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and more.


Registration Open for the 5th Annual ASPS Surgical Conference

Join ASPS September 8-9, 2017 at the Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor for the 5th Annual ASPS Surgical Conference. ASPS members can attend this Continuing Education event for just $199 if they register before August 8th! To view the conference program and register for the event, check out the 5th Annual ASPS Surgical Conference page under the Education tab.

ASPS Surgical Coding Webinar Available Online

Did you miss ASPS' Surgical Webinar "Are You Coding Your First Ray Procedures Correctly?" hosted by Dr. Jeffrey Lehrman? It's now available on the ASPS website: Be sure to join the next ASPS Surgical Webinar "Simplifying Foot and Ankle External Fixation" hosted by Dr. Patrick Burns, being held on April 26 at 8:00 PM EDT. To register for this webinar please visit:

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