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PHOTO FEATURE: American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association World Congress

O&P News, October 2017
September 6-9 | Las Vegas Read more about the event here.

Amputee Coalition names Skoski scholarship recipient

July 12, 2016
The Amputee Coalition recently announced Christa Berry, of Livermore, Calif., as the 2016 recipient of the Christina Skoski, MD, Scholarship. Berry…

Amputee Coalition announces new chief communications officer

July 12, 2016
The Amputee Coalition recently announced the hiring of Karen Lundquist as chief communications officer. According to a press release from the…

Speakers: Female amputees have unique needs, additional research is needed

June 11, 2016
Greensboro, N.C. — While studies have shown female amputees have unique needs in terms of rehabilitation, prosthetic components and the…
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Interdisciplinary program provides education for amputee veterans

June 10, 2016
Greensboro, N.C. — At the Amputee Coalition National Conference, health care leaders from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs shared tips…
Meeting News Coverage

Amputee Coalition celebrates successes in opening ceremony

June 10, 2016
Greensboro, N.C. — Officials shared some of the successes of the past 30 years and shared plans for the future during the opening ceremony of…
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Creating a plan can help amputees get back to work

June 10, 2016
Greensboro, N.C. — New amputees should take time to examine their situation and figure out their goals before returning to work, according to…

Amputee Coalition announces two new board members

June 7, 2016
The Amputee Coalition recently announced the election of Jeffrey J. Cain, MD, of Denver, and Lorraine Richie, MPA, of Gainesville, Va., to its board…