Advanced Foot and Ankle Course: Go Big, Go Small, but Stay Home!

April 15-17, 2021

Course Chair: Christopher P. Chiodo, MD
Course Co-chair: Peter G. Mangone, MD


Gain new strategies to tackle your toughest cases at the AOFAS Advanced Foot and Ankle Course! This comprehensive course ​addresses the most complex and challenging problems that foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons encounter.

Through didactic lectures, case presentations, and open debates, expert faculty will present the newest advancements and emerging technologies in surgical and non-surgical treatment. Complex reconstructions as well as minimally invasive techniques will be emphasized.

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Watch the video below to learn more about the course from Course Chair Christopher Chiodo, MD, and Course Co-chair Peter Mangone, MD.

The course will be held online over three days:

  • Thursday, April 15: 4:00 – 7:00 pm Central Time

  • Friday, April 16: 4:00 – 7:00 pm Central Time

  • Saturday, April 17: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Central Time

Can't make a session? Watch the replay at your convenience!
All recordings from the Live Program will be posted one hour after the program ends each day. Your registration includes access to the recordings — plus 3 hours of bonus on-demand content — through May 31, 2021


Christopher P. Chiodo, MD, Course Chair
Peter G. Mangone, MD, Course Co-chair
Rebecca A. Cerrato, MD
Timothy R. Daniels, MD, FRCSC
Mark E. Easley, MD
Steven L. Haddad, MD
John Y. Kwon, MD
Michael S. Pinzur, MD
Alastair S.E. Younger, MBChB, ChM, FRCSC

Course Highlights

  • Interactive virtual platform: Ask questions of the speakers, "up-vote" your favorite questions, and network with attendees

  • Direct access to faculty: Get advice on your personal cases in breakout rooms where you can video chat with faculty and share photos and slides

  • Exhibit Hall innovations: Browse the latest industry products and services, watch videos, and chat with company representatives

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this course, learners should be able to:

  • Compare and contrast approaches for treating routine and complex foot and ankle deformities and conditions

  • Understand and contrast extensile and minimally invasive surgical solutions

  • Describe patient selection and treatment strategies for revision procedures

  • Outline the ways to identify and manage complications

  • Determine and apply strategies to improve patient outcomes

The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. AOFAS designates the live activity for a maximum of 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and the enduring materials for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
For more information on AOFAS accreditation and educational policies, visit the Program Overview page.

Registration Fees

Please review the Cancellation/Refund and Course Policies before registering.


AOFAS Active, Candidate, International, Emeritus, or Honorary Member


Orthopaedic Resident or Fellow*


AOFAS Allied Health/Associate or MD Affiliate Member


Nonmember Physician


Nonmember International Physician


Nonmember Allied Health




* Please Note: Nonmember Orthopaedic Residents/Fellows must be verified by AOFAS prior to registering at Resident/Fellow prices. Please fax program verification to 847-692-3315.
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