Top row (L-R) Drs. Karen Langone, Erika Schwartz, Heather Rafal. Bottom row (L-R) Drs. Jennifer Spector, Alison Garten, and Aparna Duggirala.

Top row (L-R) Drs. Karen Langone, Erika Schwartz, Heather Rafal. Bottom row (L-R) Drs. Jennifer Spector, Alison Garten, and Aparna Duggirala.

The American Association for Women Podiatrists (AAWP) just concluded their 2016 Scientific Conference last weekend in Naples, Florida.  The meeting was the largest turnout to date with many new faces and guest lecturers. Attendees received 3 days of lectures covering a variety of topics including nail fungus and warts, rheumatoid arthritis, ankle repairs, emerging techniques in treating venous disease, flat feet and biomechanics, as well as wound care and management. Several vendors were present for the attendees to visit.

During the Presidents luncheon, elections were held for the new executive board. Elected were:  President: Alison Garten, DPM, 1st Vice President: Karen Langone, DPM, 2nd Vice President Jennifer Spector, DPM, Secretary Heather Rafal, DPM, Treasurer Elizabeth Daughtry, DPM, and Immediate Past President Aparna Duggirala, DPM.

Dr. Karen Langone has been a board certified diplomate of the ABPM since 1993.

Source: PM News, Online