CECH Info & Scientific Objectives


CPME Approval: 

In accordance with the requirements of the Council on Podiatric Medicine, the Foundation is required to monitor educational session attendance for verification of CECH. 

The Foundation for Podiatric Medicine is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a sponsor of continuing education in podiatric medicine. The Foundation for Podiatric Medicine has approved this activity for a minimum of 23 continuing education contact hours (CECH)*. Attendees can receive up to additional 3.0 CECH by attending pre-conference seminars.

*This number is based on attendance at all general lectures.

Scientific Objectives: 

The scientific sessions of the Foundation for Podiatric Medicine's New York Podiatric Clinical Conference are designed with the educational goal of presenting balanced academic discussions for the primary care podiatric physician, and also to initiate education in the areas of diagnosis and management of ankle pathology. Providing cutting-edge educational programs in a variety of learning formats, the Conference offers a forum for dialogue about the vital educational and clinical information that is crucial to all podiatrists, ensuring professional development that enhances quality patient care and advances the profession.