14th Annual Southeast National Conference

With so many opportunities in sunny Florida to earn your continuing medical education, the Southeast National Conference sets itself apart with captivating lectures and special guests from the world renowned Cleveland Clinic. Set in the perfect location for both family and business travel, there’s something for everyone at the Walt Disney World Swan Hotel.

Join us November 16 - 19, 2023 to find out why so many are calling this their new favorite Florida podiatry seminar!

*All KSUCPM continuing medical education is offered 100% in-person. There is no virtual offering for this event.

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  • Walk in registration begins at 6:30 am on Thursday, 11/16/2023. In-Person registration is available at any time during the conference. Same conference rates apply:
    • Non-Alum: $599.00
    • Alumni: $499
    • Weekend Only $399
    • Military $475
    • Resident $250
  • Onsite Self-Parking is $15.00 per exit (Valid with discount code provided at registration desk)
  • Conference Cancellation Policy: No refunds after 30 days pre-conference start date.


Stay with us at the Walt Disney World Swan Resort for a Discounted Rate of $249!

Ideally situated between wonder and wonderful, leave the every day behind and enter a world of wonder and enchantment at the Walt Disney World swan Dolphin Resort. Located in the heart of the most magical place on earth, the Walt Disney World Swan Dolphin Resort provides a truly extraordinary backdrop for the Southeast National Conference. Beautiful, tropical landscaping, tranquil waterways and classic art and architecture work together to create a stunning landmark in the midst of one of the most spectacular places on Earth. An environment of elegance and sophistication awaits. 

Theme park transportation is available via bus, boat and a short walk to the Disney Skyliner.

Book Your Stay

Reservation requests received after 5pm local time on the cut-off date, Monday, October 16thwill be accepted at the hotel’s prevailing rate, based on hotels limited availability.  Should the group fill its contracted room block prior to the cut off date additional rooms are subject to hotels rate (not the group rate) and very limited availability. 



Discounted and Partial Day Walt Disney World Resort Theme Park Tickets Now Available for Swan Hotel Guests!


Now Available for Southeast National Attendees with room reservations at the Walt Disney World Swan Resort and Florida Residents - Discounted and Partial Day Walt Disney World Resort Theme Park Tickets. Valid Hotel Confirmation or Florida Resident proof of residency is required.

Disney currently provides exclusive After 1PM and After 5PM Twilight Tickets and special discounted multi-day tickets to Southeast National Conference attendees who are staying at the Swan Resort that are not available at ticket windows! The multi-day tickets include a complimentary bonus visit to an additional Disney experience, (Due to COVID-19 these options have been modified). 

Tickets are valid 7 days pre, during, and 7 days post meeting dates. 

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For questions please contact:
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


The 2023 Southeast National Conference 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. Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine has approved this activity for a maximum of 25+ continuing education contact hours.