AOPA calls for abstracts

The American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association (AOPA) invites O&P students and residents to present research findings or a particular case study via a poster presentation at the 2013 O&P World Congress to be held Sept. 18-21 in Orlando, Fla.

The best orthotic abstract submitted will receive the Otto and Lucille Becker Award and the best prosthetic abstract submitted will receive the Edwin and Kathryn Arbogast Award. Winners will receive a $500 cash award, show registration, airfare to the Congress and hotel accommodations. To qualify, the main author must be a baccalaureate or master’s level student or a resident at a qualified patient care facility. Abstracts will not be considered for ether award if they have been previously presented, published or are currently submitted with pending decision on acceptance elsewhere.

The submission deadline is August 9. To submit an abstract, visit

For more information, contact Tina Moran at (571) 431-0808 or

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