Member eNews Update
November 2018
Editor's Note
Congratulations to Dr. Stephanie Hook, see her accomplishments below. Important deadline date for the CAQ application is coming up... don't be left out!  We have a new version of the  ABPM App, download it today. The 2019 ABPM "On the Go" meetings for 2019 have been posted. Stop by our booth with any questions or just to say hello. Wishing all our members a very Happy Thanksgiving!

As always, please continue to send in your most recent accomplishments and appointments to

Thank you,
David H. George, DPM
ABPM Spotlight! Stavosky
Dr. Stephanie Hook elected to the New York State Podiatric Medical Association Board of Trustees  

"I have always had a heart for moving our profession forward. Being elected to the NY State Podiatric Medical Association Board of Trustees is a huge honor and opportunity," said the newly elected Board of Trustees member, Stephanie Hook, DPM. 

As a member of the Board, Dr. Hook will help their mission of supporting excellence in the practice of podiatric medicine and surgery by creating awareness of the profession's role and value.  This includes supporting lobbying efforts for podiatric related bills, particularly those striving for parity in the medical community, and ongoing work to promote public understanding of podiatry, the level of training required, and specific expertise podiatrists can provide in overall health. 

Do Not Miss the 2018 Application Deadline!
CAQ in Amputation Prevention and Wound Care 
Application Deadline: Friday, December 14, 2018.  
Note: For those submitting cases (see C below), deadline is Tuesday, November 20, 2018.

ABPM diplomates must be able to demonstrate at least one  of the following:
  • provide certificate confirming completion of a CPME-approved fellowship in amputation prevention and wound care or similar designation, or 
  • submit documentation in the form of a letter regarding expertise in a wound care or hospital setting (minimum of 1,000 documented hours verified by the program's Hospital CMO, Fellowship Director, or Department Chairperson/Chief of Service), or
  • pass a case documentation process proving expertise in amputation prevention and wound care
Download the NEW Version of the ABPM App!
Search 'ABPM App' in the iTunes store for Apple iOS device 
or in the Google Play store for Android device.

New features include:
- Biomechanical Templates
- BMI Calculator
- Weight Converter
- Additional Practice Questions
App Screenshots

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January 19-13 2019 | Orlando, FL
   SAM Conference
January 17-21, 2019 | New York, NY
   NYSPMA Conference
January 26-17, 2019 | Los Angeles, CA
   PRESENT Treasure Hunt
February 14-17, 2019 | New Orleans, LA
   ACFAS Conference
March 7-10, 2019 | Independence, OH
   No Nonsense Conference
April 4-7, 2019 | Teaneck, NJ
   PRESENT Superbones/Superwounds
April 4-6, 2019 | Washington D.C
   Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference
April 10-13, 2019  | Chicago, IL
   Midwest Podiatry Conference