Industry Events

Industry Events
Please note: These sessions are non-CME eligible.

Thursday, February 24

  • DJO
    Achieve Active and Adaptive Healing with DYNANAIL HYBRID
    6:30 – 7:30am
    Austin Convention Center
    Room 18AB
    Surgeons will demonstrate a subtalar fusion using a DYNANAIL HYBRID. Register for this cadaveric session to experience the maintained active compression that DYNANAIL HYBRID offers.
  • Exactech
    Total Ankle Symposium: History, Innovation & Decision-Making in TAA
    7:30 – 8:30pm
    Austin Convention Center
    Room 17AB
    Join us for an engaging and interactive two-hour dinner symposium on key TAA topics from leading experts in the field. We will discuss TAA’s evolution, cutting-edge innovations, and our experts’ strategies for tackling challenging cases. This informative symposium will help you take your TAA practice to the next level.
    Faculty:
    Stephen A. Mariash, DPM, FACFAS
    Calvin J. Rushing, DPM, FACFAS
    Jason D. Nowak, DPM, FACFAS
  • Treace
    7:30 – 8:30pm
    Austin Convention Center
    Room 18CD

Friday, February 25

  • DJO
    Comprehensive Solutions for the 1st Ray with Arsenal Plating
    6:30 – 7:30am
    Austin Convention Center
    Room 18AB
    Surgeons will focus on Hallux Valgus and other procedures within the first ray using our Arsenal Plating System.
  • Stryker
    New Innovations in Total Ankle Replacement featuring Prophecy Resect Through Guides for the Infinity Total Ankle System
    6:30 – 7:30am
    Austin Convention Center
    Room 19AB
    Hands on total ankle training lab featuring Prophecy Resect-Through Guides for Infinity.
    Faculty:
    Hodges Davis, MD
    Benjamin D. Overley, DPM, FACFAS
    Ryan T. Scott, DPM, FACFAS
    Please contact your Stryker Sales Representative for registration information.
  • Paragon 28
    Rearfoot Fusion – NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES – Nail it? Plate it? Straddle it? Span it?
    6:30 – 7:30am
    Hilton Austin
    Room Salon G
    Introduction to the Silverback™ Ankle Fusion Plating System and Phantom TTC/TC and ActivCore Nail Systems.
  • Zimmer
    6:30 – 7:30pm
    Austin Convention Center
    Room 17AB
  • DePuy Synthes
    Hammertoe CCI – The First Extramedullary Continuous Compression Fixation for Hammertoe
    6:15 – 7:15pm
    Austin Convention Center
    Room 18AB
    This session will consist of a sawbones lab followed by an intimate Q&A session with the surgeon faculty where conversation can be shared over drinks/refreshments. There will be 12 lab stations with space for two physicians at each station (24 total participants). Don’t miss this opportunity to see what all the buzz is about with the latest innovation in hammertoe treatment!
    Faculty:
    Dominic J. Catanese, DPM, FACFAS
    Montefiore Medical Center
    Zackary B. Gangwer, DPM, FACFAS
    Faith Regional Hospital
  • Treace
    6:30 – 7:30pm
    Austin Convention Center
    Room 18CD
  • Paragon 28
    Rearfoot Fusion – NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES – Nail it? Plate it? Straddle it? Span it?
    6:30 – 7:30pm
    Hilton Austin
    Room Salon G
    Introduction to the Silverback™ Ankle Fusion Plating System and Phantom TTC/TC and ActivCore Nail Systems.

Saturday, February 26

  • Heron
    Enter a New World of Postoperative Pain Management
    6:30 – 7:30am
    Austin Convention Center
    Room 17AB
    Most local anesthetics inconsistently provide pain relief beyond 12 to 24 hours, but pain and inflammation remain high through 72 hours. A new needle-free, extended-release local anesthetic that can manage postoperative pain for up to 72 hours and reduce or eliminate the need for opioids in many patients following surgery is now available.
  • Extremity Medical
    MTP Fusion
    6:30 – 7:30am
    Austin Convention Center
    Room 18AB
    Technique and technology for immediate weight-bearing.
    Speaker: John Early, MD
  • Stryker
    New Innovations in Bunion Surgery
    6:30 – 7:30am
    Austin Convention Center
    Room 19AB
    Join us for a didactic and hands-on overview of three exciting new innovations in bunion surgery from Stryker Foot & Ankle: PROstep MICA SOLO Procedure Guide, EasyFuse Dynamic Compression System, and LapiFuse Triplanar Correction System. Designed for use by a solo surgeon, the new PROstep MICA SOLO Procedure Guide is an all-in-one guide for PROstep MIS MICA bunion correction. EasyFuse Dynamic Compression System is a next generation nitinol staple system for foot & ankle, including a procedure specific bunion staple. Additionally, Stryker’s LapiFuse system offers a streamlined tri-planar correction option for Lapidus procedures.
    Faculty:
    Eric S. Baskin, DPM, FACFAS
    Ryan T. Scott, DPM, FACFAS
    Please contact your Stryker Sales Representative for registration information.
  • Paragon 28
    Minimally Invasive Approaches for Hallux Valgus and Forefoot
    6:30 – 7:30am
    Hilton Austin
    Room Salon G
    Introduction to the Phantom® MIS Nail System and TenoTac® Soft Tissue Fixation System.


Industry Innovations Theatre Sessions
(all these sessions take place in the exhibit hall)

Thursday, February 24

  • Medartis
    Specialized Plating Options for Ankle Trauma
    12:15 – 12:45pm
    Exhibit Hall
    Please join us to explore current approaches and advanced treatment methods for challenging distal fibula and tibia fractures using the new APTUS Ankle Trauma system from Medartis. This session will include a discussion on the system benefits and clinical case review with an opportunity for active participation from the audience.
    Speaker: Joshua A. Sebag, DPM, AACFAS
  • DePuy Synthes
    Exploring DePuy Synthes’ Comprehensive Range of Continuous Compression Implants
    1:15 – 1:45pm
    Exhibit Hall
    This session will highlight DePuy Synthes’ comprehensive portfolio of continuous compression implants. The surgeon speaker will provide product and technique details as well as case studies for some of the procedure-specific implants designed for Lapidus, Akin, and Calcaneal Slide Osteotomies. Achieving benefits such as reducing operating room time, providing continuous compression, and returning to full activity will be discussed.

Friday, February 25

  • Paratek Pharma
    A Modernized Tetracycline for The Treatment of Adults With ABSSSI
    12:15 – 12:45pm
    Exhibit Hall
    The session will include the presentation of the clinical data for a tetracycline-class antibacterial indicated for the treatment of adults with Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin Structure Infections (ABSSSI) caused by susceptible microorganisms.
  • In2Bones
    CoLink Vallux Active Bunion Procedure
    1:15 – 1:45pm
    Exhibit Hall
    Discuss current minimally invasive forefoot surgery trends and learn about the latest advancements with the Colink™ VALLUX Active Bunion Procedure. This interactive skills course will highlight the benefits of this joint sparing implant-guided transverse osteotomy technique with rigid zero-prominence plating.
    Invited Faculty:
    Dallin S. Greene, DPM, FACFAS
    Matthew A. Hopson, DPM, FACFAS
    Matthew E. Williamson, DPM, FACFAS