ASPS at SAM 2019 ! 


We are excited to announce our participation at the Science and Management Symposium (SAM) 2019 in Orlando, Florida.

Saturday, January 12, 2019 at the Young Practitioners Session (Track III):

7:00 am – 9:45 am | Residents Case Presentations*

11:00 am – 12:15 pm | Back-to-Basic Workup for Surgical Procedures
Moderator: Jeffrey Lehrman, DPM, MAPWCA, FASPS, CPC

11:00 am | A Review of Total Ankle Replacement Surgery – Peter B. Walimire, DPM, FACFAS
11:25 am | You've Graduated Residency and Have Your First Bunion Patient: What Next? –
Alec Hochstein, DPM, FASPS
11:50 am | Surgical Case Studies and Panel Discussion

Panelists: Alec Hochstein, DPM, FASPS; Andrew Belis, DPM, FASPS, Peter B. Walimire, DPM, FACFAS

3:00 pm | Poster Abstract Awards**

* Residents Case Presentations
FPMA is pleased to announce the 15th Annual Resident's Forum, which will take place during SAM2019 on Saturday, January 12 from 7:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. The Resident forum is sponsored by the Southeast Region of ACFAS and the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons (ASPS). Up to $1,500 in prize money will be distributed among winners. To view FPMA's guidelines for submission, please see click here. Deadline for submission is Friday, December 28, 2018.

** Poster Abstract Competition
FPMA will also host the Second Annual Poster Competition at SAM2019. Poster Abstracts must be submitted by Friday, December 21, 2018 to sam2019submissions@fpma.org. Posters must then be setup during the conference in the exhibit hall between the following dates/times: Thursday, January 10, 2019 8:45 am to Friday, January 11, 2019 1:00 pm. The competition is sponsored by the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons (ASPS). Up to $500 in prize money will be distributed among winners. To view FPMA's guidelines for submission, click here.

Additional member lectures to look for:

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 Track I (Lectures)
1:00 p.m. | The Importance of Total Contact Casting (S) Jeffrey Lehrman, DPM
1:30 p.m. | Insurance Questions and Answers: Some Present Challenges (PM) - Mark Block, DPM

Thursday, January 10, 2019 Track I (Lectures)
8:15 a.m. | Biopsies: A Patient Safety Perspective (S) - Jeffrey Lehrman, DPM
Track III (Workshops)
10:30 a.m. | Are You Getting the Most Out of Your DME License? Tools, Tips, and Strategies for Success! (S) Alec Hochstein, DPM

Friday, January 11, 2019 Track I (Lectures)
9:00 p.m. | Active Vs. Resting Compression (S) -Jeffrey Lehrman, DPM
2:00 p.m. | MIPS: What Happened Last Year and What To Do in 2019 (PM) - Jeffrey Lehrman, DPM

Saturday, January 12, 2019 Track II (Lectures)
7:00 a.m. | Panel Discussion: Case Complications, What Would You Do? (S) - Brad Lamm, DPM, Mark Lambert, DPM, & Andrew Belis, DPM
8:45 a.m. | The Elusive 2nd Metatarsal Phalangeal Joint: Update on Diagnostic and Treatment Options (S) - Andrew Belis, DPM
1:30 p.m. | APMA Coding Lecture (PM) - Jeffrey Lehrman, DPM


Mark Your Calendar!

Join Us August 2-3, 2019 in Chicago, IL for the ASPS Annual Surgical Conference

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