KSUCPM Presents: the Inaugural North Coast Foot & Ankle Symposium | Kent State University

KSUCPM Presents: the Inaugural North Coast Foot & Ankle Symposium


independence, Ohio

August 16-18, 2018

For a maximum of 22 cech


Come for the Inaugural North Coast Foot & Ankle Symposium, stay for Alumni Reunion Weekend, August 17 - 19!

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The 2018 North Coast Foot & Ankle Symposium is a continuing podiatric medical education conference presented by Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine. Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine.

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Speaker Bios Schedule


Wound Care in the 21st Century
Diabetic Limb Salvage
Forefoot & Midfoot Controversies
The Painful Ankle: Surgical Decision Making
Trending Topics in Flatfoot Surgery
Osteobiologics and Regenerative Medicine
Revisional Surgery: Solutions for Young and Old
Current Concepts in Heel Pain
Practice Management: Risk vs. Reward
Sports Medicine: More than a Scope
Reconstructive Trauma Pearls

Workshops // Lunch & Learns:  

Thursday, August 16th

SOLD OUT - Zimmer Biomet Optional Lunch & Learn : 0 CECH 

Podiatry Content Connection Optional Lunch & Learn : 0 CECH

5:30 - 6:30PM Podiatry Content Connection Optional Evening Workshop : 0 CECH

Friday, August 17th

Erchonia Optional Lunch & Learn : 1 CECH

​​​​​​​Wright Medical Optional Lunch & Learn : 0 CECH

SOLD OUT - Legally Mine, USA Optional Lunch & Learn : 1 CECH

Saturday, August 18th 

SOLD OUT - CrossRoads Extremity Systems Optional Lunch & Learn : 0 CECH



Thank you to our sponsors


 Abbott Medical    Amniox Medical    Avitus Orthopedics, Inc.    Bako Diagnostics    Cartiva, Inc. 

CEA Medical    CrossRoads Extremity Systems    Depuy Synthes    Diamond Orthopedic    Earthwalk Orthotics       

Erchonia Corporation     Esplin Medical     Gill Podiatry Supply & Equipment    Hapad, Inc.

     Horizon Pharma     In2Bones USA    Infinity Orthopedics     KSUCPM Alumni    Legally Mine, USA    Medical Solutions Supplier    

 Melinta Therapeutics     MSI Orthotics      Osirus    Paragon 28    PICA    Podiatry Content Connection    Smith & Nephew, Inc.

Stryker Three Rivers     The CORE Group    Trilliant Surgical    Wright Medical    Zimmer Biomet


sponsorship opportunities

Hotel Room Blocks:

For your convenience, KSUCPM has established low room rates at the following Independence hotels, each just 15 minutes from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, and steps from the college campus. Shuttles will transport guests from each hotel to Augustfest Alumni Reunion as well as the Hall of Fame & Alumni Awards Dinner, and back again at the end of the night.

SpringHill Suites by Marriott, Independence: $129/ night + tax.;

Click here to book your SpringHill Suites by Marriott room online.

 Embassy Suites by Hilton, Independence: $118/ night + tax.

Call Embassy Suites Independence at 2016-986-9900 and mention Group Name Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, code KNT, or click here to book your room online.

For General Inquiries:

Kristin D. Savannah 
Manager, Continuing Education Programs
Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
6000 Rockside Woods Blvd.
Independence, OH 44131
(P) 216.916.7548
(F) 216.447.1631