IFFAS 2008
Costa do Sauipe, Brazil


The 3rd Triennial IFFAS Scientific Meeting was held September 18-20, 2008 in Costa do Sauipe, Bahia, Brazil under the auspices of the Latin American Federation of Leg and Foot Surgery and the Brazilian Foot & Ankle Society.

A total of 96 papers were presented from the podium, and attendees had an opportunity to view 190 e-posters and visit with exhibitors. Awards were presented to the Best Clinical Paper and Best Research Paper. Attendees enjoyed the scientific and collegial exchange and beautiful weather of the oceanfront beach resort.

Thank you to the Organizing Committee!

The conference was chaired by Vice President Osny Salomão, MD. Members of his conference board were Caio Nery, MD; Antonio Egydio de Carvalho Jr., MD; Túlio Diniz Fernandes, MD; Ricardo Cardenuto Ferreira, MD; Nelson Astur Filho, MD; and João de Carvalho Neto, MD.


IFFAS 2008 Leadership
(left to right): Mitsuo Kinoshita, MD, PhD, Secretary; Sandro Giannini, MD, President; Osny Salamao, MD, Vice President
IFFAS 2008 Panel
Scientific Session
IFFAS 2008 Council Representatives
Council Representatives