The 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.

2019 APMA Region One/Podiatry Institute 
October 25-27, 2019

Framingham Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center
1657 Worcester Road, Framingham, MA 

$560 APMA Member before 10/4
$780 Non-APMA Member before 10/4

Scientific Program co-chairs Scott Aronson, DPM, Jay Phillips, DPM, and David Sipala, DPM have recruited some of the best speakers from the industry for both medically- and surgically-oriented podiatric physicians.



  • Cadaver Lab, November 16, 2019, Waterbury

  • Annual Symposium, February 28-29, 2020, Hartford Marriott, Hartford, CT


Thank You for Volunteering at the Special Olympics Summer Games!

2019 Special Olympic Summer Games

Southern Connecticut State University
New Haven, CT

Thank you to all the podiatrists and residents who helped make the 2019 Special Olympic Games better for the hard working athletes. 

Be sure to join us next year at the 2020 Special Olympic Summer Games!

CPMA Foundation Spotlight - Footwear With Care

The CPMA Foundation's vital program, Footwear with Care, delivers durable and well-fitting walking shoes and boots as well as medical foot exams to homeless children and adults in Hartford, Connecticut. Donate now to help!

The CPMA Foundation thanks the many people who volunteered to make the Spring Sneaker Party and Foot Screening Event a great success! Learn more about the event and its impact in The Hartford Courant article here!


A Message from the CPMA President

I was very honored to be installed as the President of the Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association at the February Symposium.

We have many initiatives for our Board to address this year. Our top priority will be to work with the Kowalski Group and our membership as we move legislatively to change the burdensome ankle law. We want to ensure that all well-trained Podiatric surgeons can fully utilize their surgical skills to best serve their patients and our communities. I will also work closely with the CPMA public relations committee, the newly established CPMA Foundation, and our members around the state to engage in community service and outreach programs. One on-going commitment will be to fully engage the Board’s  insurance committee to stay abreast of the... read more

Important Moments in Podiatric History

On July 1, 1912, 225 charter members gathered in Chicago to organize a national association dedicated to the needs of practicing Chiropodists (currently termed Podiatrists)

On December 7, 1941, with the bombing of Pearl Harbor, America at last entered World War II. Nearly 37 percent of the members of the National Association of Chiropodists (NAC) served in the armed services during the war.

The new executive director of the NAC, William J. Stickel, DSC, aggressively promoted the profession and its role in defending the nation through his “Keep America Marching” campaign. He also issued press releases about NAC members’ service and ran a full-page ad in Life Magazine in 1943.

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9/19/2019 » 9/22/2019
2019 AAPSM Stand Alone Meeting

10/25/2019 » 10/27/2019
2019 APMA Region One/Podiatry Institute Conference

2019 Hands-On Cadaveric Lab

Congratulations to Dr. Lynn LeBlanc

Connecticut Podiatrist of the Year 2017

The John D. Walker Award for outstanding leadership and service to profession of podiatry



Thank You to Our Corporate Sponsors

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The Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association is dedicated to serving its membership through education, public awareness and government representation. The Association promotes the delivery of quality foot care and provides representation to healthcare agencies and national podiatric organizations.

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