Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association
he Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association (CPMA) is an organization dedicated to serving its membership through education, public awareness, and government representation. It also provides representation to healthcare provider communities-at-large, healthcare reimbursement agencies, and national podiatric organizations.
CPMA to host: "An Evening at the Museum"
- December 12, 2014
- 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
December 12, 2014 - A holiday gathering will be held at the New Britain Museum of American Art from 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM. This event will feature food, drink and live entertainment. The entire museum will be open to the CPMA group, tours will be provided. This will be a wonderful opportunity to share time in a casual setting with CPMA members and supporters from around the state.
CPMA (Members Only) please click here to RSVP or contact the CPMA offices at (860) 586-7512.
CPMA is grateful for the support of the following companies for their sponsorship of this event:
For more information on becoming an event supporter, please contact CPMA at (860) 586-7512.
CPMA Member, Gordon Fosdick Featured in Golf Digest
Julie Fosdick of Middlefield, CT wife of CPMA member Dr. Gordon Fosdick lost her battle with liver cancer in September of 2012. Dr Gordon Fosdick and his son Christopher have found sanctuary in the world of golf. Read more..
Upcoming Board Meetings
Get more details on the upcoming Board meeting dates, times and locations.
To all who attended, thank you for joining us at the 2014 Annual Symposium! The Symposium was a great success at it’s new location at the Marriott Downtown Hartford. There were over 200 Physicians and Assistants in attendance,47 exhibitors, and generous support of over 15 sponsors. Faculty provided some great lectures which were well attended, on very relevant topics.
We hope to see you back in 2015!
Legislative Session Ends on Upbeat Note for CPMA
June 12, 2013 Meriden, Connecticut. The Board and membership of the Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association (CPMA) were pleased to honor six elected officials who have been key supporters of bills for Podiatric Medicine in the 2012/2013 calendar year including addressing issues associated with AAC Prescription Drug Monitoring (HB 6389), definition of surgery and MD/DPM practice ownership. Awarding these legislators for their tireless commitment and dedication to public health concerns, particularly Podiatric medicine was fulfilling for the Board and membership of CPMA. READ MORE
CPMA Names New Board President
CPMA Elects Board President for 2014-2015
Dr. Eric M. Kosofsky of Hartford Podiatry Group in Hartford, CT was named as CPMA President of the Board of Directors on March 27th during CPMA's Annual Symposium. READ MORE
CPMA Members - Call to Action
All CPMA Members are encouraged to please contact their legislators regarding ankle bill laws along with other issues associated with podiatric services and state legislation.
House Bill 5443 An Act Requiring Podiatrists to Be Board Qualified. Members may click here, log onto the Members Only section, visit Document Library/Ankle Law to find out more about this bill and how they may articulate their concerns to their legislative officials in CT.
Value of Care by Podiatrists: Saving Limbs, Saving Lives
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Two recent studies evaluated care by podiatrists for patients with diabetes. These studies demonstrated that compared to other health-care professionals, podiatrists are best equipped to treat lower extremity complications from diabetes, prevent amputations, reduce hospitalizations, and provide savings to our health-care delivery systems.
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