American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium March 29, 2016 Terense KempUncategorized March 9-12 | Orlando, Fla. Claudia Zacharias, MBA, CAE, president and chief executive officer of the Board of Certification/Accreditation (center, to left of the sign on the table), leads a discussion during the student networking event.Images: Alexander A and Carter SM, O&P News. O&P professionals got creative with foot shell designs for a competition hosted by the Orthotic and Prosthetic Activities Foundation. Kristine Houck, editorial director of O&P News, adds a ribbon to the badge of O&P News 175 member and O&P News Editorial Board member Matthew A. Parente, MS, PT, CPO, FAAOP. Rick Cicero, a patient of BionX, said his service dog, Soldat, helps him with balance. A group photo of well-wishers was taken for Fred Lanier of Comfort Product Inc., who had to miss the meeting due to a recent heart surgery. Shown in the front row are the 2016 Academy fellows with distinction. Shown are the 2016 Academy fellows, who were honored during the opening ceremony.