DMU’s fourth annual Foot & Ankle Surgery Symposium hit peak stride this year in attendance, stature of its speakers and the myriad engaging discussions it sparked. Held April 27-28 on campus, the symposium drew 139 students and 64 podiatric professionals whose participation earned them up to 12 continuing medical education hours.
Symposium program co-chairs were R. Tim Yoho, D.P.M., FACFAS, dean of the College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, and Michael Lee, D.P.M.’96, FACFAS, a podiatrist with Capital Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine in Des Moines. Speakers included several DMU alumni and faculty as well as Michelle Butterworth, D.P.M., FACFAS, president of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a podiatric physician with Pee Dee Foot Center in Kingstree, SC.
DMU’s fifth annual Foot & Ankle Surgery Symposium will occur April 19-20, 2013.