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2020 Classic Webinar Series 
AOFAS webinars are free to AOFAS members and orthopaedic residents and fellows! All other nonmembers may participate for $59.

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Why Foot MIS?

Wednesday, May 27, 2020
3:00 – 5:00 pm CT

Faculty: Faculty: William C. McGarvey, MD; Miki Dalmau-Pastor, PhD; David Redfern, MD; Joel Vernois, MD

Presented in collaboration with GRECMIP (soon MIFAS), this webinar will provide an overview of minimally invasive surgery (MIS) of the foot. Topics include the anatomical basis of foot MIS and correction techniques for hallux valgus and the lesser toes.

At the conclusion of this webinar, you will be able to: 

  • Understand the anatomical basis of foot MIS and how these procedures can be performed safely and effectively

  • Describe common procedures for correcting lesser toes and hallux deformities, paying special attention to the correction possibilities, the learning curve, and the need for cadaveric training before starting with these procedures

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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. The AOFAS designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 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 education policies, visit the Program Overview page.

 

Latest Imaging Technologies

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
8:00 – 9:30 pm CT

Moderator: Alexej Barg, MD
Faculty: Cesar de Cesar Netto, MD, PhD; Jan Fritz, MD; Christian Plaass, MD

This webinar will provide an update on current innovative imaging modalities in patients with foot and ankle disorders. Topics include indication and clinical use of weight-bearing computed tomography (WBCT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in patients with symptomatic total ankle replacement, and single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT-CT).

At the conclusion of this webinar you will be able to:

  • Understand the underlying principles of latest imaging modalities

  • Describe clinical indications to use advanced imaging

  • Understand the benefits for appropriate diagnosis in patients with complex foot and ankle disorders

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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. The AOFAS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 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 education policies, visit the Program Overview page.

 

Save the date for upcoming AOFAS Webinars


Optimizing Telemedicine for Foot and Ankle Specialists

Wednesday, June 24, 2020
8:00 - 9:00 pm CT

Moderator: Jason Bariteau, MD


Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus

Wednesday, July 15, 2020
8:00 - 9:00 pm CT

Moderator: Eric Giza, MD


Foot and Ankle Resident Review

Wednesday, October 14, 2020
8:00 - 9:30 pm CT

Moderator: Amgad Haleem Amin, MD, PhD

 

Did you miss a webinar? View archived webinars dating back to 2013 on the AOFAS Physician Resource Center.

Registration

Registration for all AOFAS webinars is FREE for AOFAS members and all orthopaedic residents and fellows. All other nonmembers may participate for $59. Nonmember residents and fellows must fax program verification to 847-692-3315 prior to registering.


Note:
If you have previously registered for any AOFAS events or webinars, you already have an AOFAS online login. Please do not create a new account to register. Contact registration@aofas.org or call 847-698-4654 if you need assistance registering or accessing your account.
Webinar login details will be sent via email prior to live broadcast. CME credits will be provided upon completion and submission of online evaluation following full viewing.


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