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Join us February 22-24, 2023 in Celebration, Florida

MIS Cadaver Lab Seminar

February 22-24, 2023
AdventHealth Nicholson Center
Celebration, Florida (near Orlando)


  • Hammertoe
  • Elevating Osteotomies
  • Bunionectomy
  • Tailor’s bunionectomy
  • And more…


  • Hallux Limitus
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hallux Valgus
  • MIS Bunion Procedures
  • And more…


  • Plantar Fascia Release
  • And more…


  • Haglund’s Deformity
  • Retrocalcaneal Exostectomy
  • And more…

Carmen Naranjo-Ruiz


Madrid, Spain

Lluis Castillo Sanchez


Barcelona, Spain

Beth klawitter


Omaha, Nebraska

steve isham

md, dpm

Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

brant mccartan

dpm, mba, ms

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

sheldon nadal


Toronto, Ontario

fernando sancho barroso



jordan sullivan


Denver, Colorado

borys markewych


Spokane, Washington

ali el kohen


Casablanca, Morocco

michael fanous

dpm, ms, mha, famifas

Victorville, California

richard mann


Delray Beach, Florida

georg hochheuser



hartley miltchin


Toronto, Ontario

michael warshaw

dpm, cpc

Ravenna, Ohio

larry kobak

dpm, jd

New York, NY

richard cowin


Orlando, Florida

lawrence kales


Hudson, Florida

steve mcclain


Smithtown, New York

Bryan C. Markinson


New York, New York

beth pearce


St. Augustine, Florida

tj ahn


Chicago, Illinois

john longobardo

dpm, mc

Charlotte, North Carolina

Neil Barney


Brewster, Massachusetts

anthony spitz


Wheeling, Illinois

thomas goldman

dpm, famifas

New York, New York

frank mattes



AMIFAS Current Member/Fellow $1895
Non-Member $1995
Student/Resident $1295

Mission Statement of the Conference

The AMIFAS educational mission is to advance the art and science of podiatric medicine by providing quality clinical learning experiences to members and non-members, and shall include a variety of instructional sessions aimed at significantly enhancing patient care, treatment protocols, and practice efficiency. The program may include interactive educational learning methods and principles utilizing lectures, panel discussions, point-counterpoint, case studies, question and answer, handouts, audio visual materials (including media or narrations), hands-on workshops and roundtable discussions with moderators to achieve a well-rounded venue of postgraduate instruction.


Upon conclusion of the Semi-Annual Seminar, podiatric physicians will be able to:
• Be knowledgeably informed or recall information regarding podiatric conditions, maladies or circumstances relating to the practice of medicine and podiatry
• Extrapolate by comprehension, understanding or perception the insight gained via lecture and discussion relating to the practice of medicine and podiatry
• Formulate or infer by application case relevance relating to the practice of medicine and podiatry
• Distinguish by analysis the appropriate modalities in the treatment, care and protocols of current trends, application and practices of medicine in podiatry
• Generalize, synthesize, or deduce by classification ways to develop treatment protocols based on current literature and evidence-based medicine
• Compare, contrast and evaluate judgment values for those ideas presented between medical and surgical applications


AdventHealth Nicholson Center

404 Celebration Place

Celebration, FL 34747

Access the Welcome Packet with more hotel and location information by clicking here.


Melia Orlando Celebration


Phone: (845) 213-3607

Rates from $138+ with a discounted resort fee of only $14.00.

<< Click here to book with reduced rate >>

The cut-off date for reservations in the room block has been extended to January 20, 2023, or until the rooms are sold out.

Exhibit Hall

You must wear a name tag for admittance. Exhibitors’ participation supports the podiatric profession. Please let them know how much you value their presence and participation at the AMIFAS MIS Scientific Cadaver Conference.

Exhibits are Thursday, Friday and Saturday. You must wear a name tag for admittance. Exhibits will dismantle Saturday after the lunch break. 

CECH Credit

The Academy of Minimally Invasive Foot and Ankle Surgery (AMIFAS) is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. The Academy of Minimally Invasive Foot and Ankle Surgery (AMIFAS) has approved this activity for a maximum of 18 continuing education contact hours.

The online broadcast taking place on February 22 & February 23  is approved for a maximum of 12 CECH. Credits earned are dependent on attendee time spent actively logged in during scheduled times. The online broadcast is not available on-demand.

CECH Verification

Participants must sign in at the registration table attesting to attendance per session.  This must be completed and remitted during the break for each session for CECH certificates. Total number of CECH received is calculated using the sign-in process for each attendee.

*Please Note:  Registration and payment do not automatically result in the issuance of continuing education contact hours.   Sign-in process verifies attendance.  The attendee must attest that he or she has attended the program for the number of continuing education contact hours awarded.

Online broadcast credits earned are dependent on attendee time spent actively logged in during scheduled times. The online broadcast is not available on-demand.

General Information

A confirmation email will be sent following receipt of your registration. Registration materials will be provided in your packet at the registration table when you sign in. We suggest that you bring a sweater or jacket to ensure your comfort at all sessions. CECH do not apply to practice management sessions.

Nondiscrimination: No person shall be denied registration or participation in any continuing education program provided by this association for reasons of race, religion, sex, national origin or physical ability. This program is ADA compliant. Please notify our staff when registering if you require special accommodation for training or attendance at (727) 422-3996.

Conference Attendance

Registration and payment does not automatically result in the issuance of any CECH credit.  To verify attendance, attendees will sign in at each session.  The signature form attests that you have attended the program for the number of CECH awarded.  These forms are required to receive the Certificate of Attendance.

Online broadcast credits earned are dependent on attendee time spent actively logged in during scheduled times. The online broadcast is not available on-demand.

Consent to use of photographic images:  Registration and attendance at or participation in AMIFAS meetings, functions and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to the use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee’s image in photographs, videotapes, and electronic reproduction of such events and activities for marketing and professional use.


A $100.00 administration fee will be charged for all cancellations. Cancellations must be received in writing to AMIFAS prior to January 6, 2023. No refunds for cancellations will be honored after that date.

Online Registrations

Register online at www.amifasintl.org or mail to c/o Ann Dosen 1249 Chapin Road Unit 1083, Chapin, SC 29036.  Make check payable to AMIFAS.  Registration closes on February 14, 2023.  Registrations postmarked after that date will be charged the $50.00 on-site registration fee without exception.

On-Site Registration

Registration for in-person will be closed on February 6, 2023; On-site registrations will not be permitted due to the cadaver specimen order deadlines.

Changes to Lectures or Schedules

We reserve the right to adjust or change any lecture or schedule due to unforeseen scheduling conflicts, registration, or as otherwise deemed necessary. Note: There are limited spaces for selected events; registrations are on a first-come, first-served basis.


The intended audience for conference is physicians and resident physicians. For physicians and students, the skill, knowledge, or experience is equated with their scholarship, license limitations or practice area. Presentations are post-graduate physician level. Our venues provide participants the opportunity to question the faculty or offer comments to the program content. Continuing education hour are based on clock hour. This program has been validated for 18 CECH.

Name badges

An AMIFAS name tag will be required for all semi-annual seminar attendees, and does not automatically result in the issuance of any CECH.

2023 Sponsors and Exhibitors Include

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