Program

*Schedule subject to change

Thursday, April 11

Time Event
4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Exhibit Hall Opening Reception & Registration

Friday, April 12

 
Time Event
7:15 am Registration
7:15 am – 8:15 am Breakfast & Exhibit Hall.
7:30 am – 8:15 am Mentorship Breakfast
8:15 am – 8:30 am Opening Remarks and Blessings
8:30 am – 9:30 am Keynote: The Painful Foot – A 50 Year Orthopaedic Experience, William Stanish, MD
9:30 am – 10:15 am Plenary: Defining Custom Foot Orthoses with Advancing Technology,  Alison Smith, C. Ped (C)
10:15 am – 11:00 am Nutrition Break & Exhibit Hall
11:00 am – 11:30 am Plenary: Preventing the Destruction of the Intrinsic Minus Foot in Diabetic Patients, Katia Langton, C. Ped (C), PhD
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Plenary: Metatarsalgia – A Comfort and Effectiveness Case Series from 2,137 Pedorthic Cases, Michael Ryan C. Ped (C), PhD
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Lunch Break & Exhibit Hall
2:oo pm – 2:45 pm Plenary: Capitalizing no Skin in Orthotic Design: The Effects of Texture on Plantar Intrinsic Foot Muscles During Locomotion, Kelly Robb, C. Ped (C), PhD
2:45 pm – 3:30 pm Plenary: Diane Wooden: TBC
3:30 pm – 4:15 pm Nutrition Break & Exhibit Hall
4:15 pm – 5:00 pm Custom Knee Braces Panel: Hosted by Sandy Michalik
5:15 pm AGM – The College of Pedorthics of Canada
7:00 pm Social Night at the The Lower Deck Tap Room

Saturday, April 13

Time  Event
7:15 am – 7:45 am Fun Run
8:00 am – 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 – am – 9:30 am Keynote: Profiles of Rocker Soles, Klaas Postema, MD
9:30 am – 10:15 am  Custom Footwear Panel: Hosted by Dax Hooper, C. Ped (C)
10:15 am – 10:45  Nutrition Break
10:45 am – 11:30 am  Plenary: Efficacy results from an observational study investigating treating HR with rigid 1st extension orthotics & a presentation of the CAD/CAM process, Andrew Longbottom, C. Ped (C)
11:30 am – 12:15 pm Plenary: Keeping The Craft Alive – Turning Shoe Mods into Shoe Art, Christy Shantz, C. Ped (C)
12:30 pm – 2:15 pm President’s Lunch
2:15 pm – 3:00 pm Plenary: Study: The Casting Method’s Effect: Assessment of Foot Orthotics Fabricated From Three Different Casts on Distal Lower Limb Mechanics, Yotam Friedman Raz, C. Ped (C)
3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Plenary: The Pedorthist/Patient Relationship in the Modern World, Nick Caravaggio, C. Ped (C)
3:45 pm – 4:00 pm  Closing Remarks