ACFAOM is a professional society of doctors dedicated to excellence in orthopedics and medicine of the lower extremities as the cornerstone of contemporary podiatric practice.Join Now
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1. Mission Statement
3. Board of Directors
4. Past Presidents
ACFAOM is a national organization of highly educated and trained podiatric physicians dedicated to assuring that primary podiatric medicine, broadly defined as orthopedics and medicine of the lower extremities, is the cornerstone of contemporary podiatric practice.
ACFAOM was founded in the late 1940s as the American College of Foot Orthopedists, and incorporated in 1951 as an Illinois non-profit corporation. With a membership of approximately 1,000 doctors and 450 student doctors, ACFAOM is the only Specialty Organization affiliated with the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) that represents the full scope of the medical, orthopedic, and biomechanical aspects of podiatric practice.
Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is elected by the membership. Directors serve three-year terms with a maximum length of service of nine years. The Board of Directors elects Officers from among its number.
Norman Wallis, PhD, Executive Director
Rene Atkinson, College Coordinator
Thomas O’Hora, CPA, MBA, Controller
Rene Atkinson, Membership Administrator
Jennifer Tarr, Membership/Meetings Registrar
5272 River Road, Suite 500
Bethesda, MD 20816
Office: 800-265-8263, 301-718-6505