32nd Annual Conference of the Indian Foot & Ankle Society
29 Aug – 1 Sep 2019
Le Meridien, New Delhi, India

Dear colleague,

Thanks for the overwhelming response for registrations, abstract submissions and fellowship applications for IFASCON 2019. We have received more than 130 abstracts for free papers and posters including the Gold medal session. Free paper submissions have come from UK, Nepal, Bangladesh, Malaysia and India. All paper and poster sessions will have best paper/poster awards. The gold medal session winner will receive the bible of Foot & Ankle surgery signed by the man himself, Mike Coughlin.

Scientific Programme
We are gearing up for a great scientific extravaganza of Basic to advanced Foot & Ankle surgery, including Cadaveric lab, Rehab workshop focussing on Foot & Ankle rehab, Live surgeries, Case presentations (Young surgeons forum, Faculty case presentations, Case that changed my practice, Case based discussions in almost all sessions), 2 parallel halls focussing on elective and trauma.
17 international faculty, More than 30 National faculty
Listen to Orations by Mike Coughlin (International faculty), Sampat Dumbre Patil (IFAS Past President) & Amit Joshi (Guest Nation).
The scientific programme is now out. Please view it by clicking here or by visiting www.ifascon2019.com

Foot & Ankle Cadaver Lab
Our first cadaver lab at AIIMS got fully booked 3 months ago. We are pleased to open seats for a second cadaver lab in collaboration with Maulana Azad Medical College with national and international faculty. Only 15 seats available. So please let us know asap.
If you have already registered for the conference and want to register for the cadaver lab, send us an email on info@ifascon2019.com TO BLOCK YOUR SEAT, send us payment of Rs 15000 by NEFT / Bank transfer and send us the payment confirmation.
If you have not yet registered for the conference, please register online for both the conference and cadaver lab at www.ifascon2019.com. Website bookings will open on Monday

Fellowship Applications
Fresh applications are now closed. Interviews will be held during IFASCON. The applications will be processed by IFAS and candidates will be intimated of the interview timings by the IFAS office

Foot & Ankle PG Course
A Comprehensive PG Course covering exam topics and case presentations will be held during the conference. Delegates who are registered for the conference have automatic entrance to the PG Course. However PG Course can also be separately booked, for those who do not want to attend the main conference. This will be held on 1 Sep 0900-1230 at Le Meridien for a nominal fee of Rs 500 for PG students, Tea and snacks provided, however we are unable to provide lunch for delegates who only register for the PG Course because of logistic reasons. Seats limited so please apply early. You can register online by clicking here or at www.ifascon2019.com and going to online registration.

Foot & Ankle Rehab Day
For those surgeons and physios wanting to update their knowledge of Foot & Ankle Rehab can register for the full day Foot & Ankle Rehab Course on 29 Aug 2019 at Indian Spinal Injuries Centre.
It features Anne-Marie Hutchison, Senior Physio from the UK and one of the pioneers of functional rehab for Achilles tears, and Anuj Chawla, Foot & Ankle surgeon from the UK, as faculty. Be part of lectures, discussions and live examination & training on techniques. You can register online by clicking here or at www.ifascon2019.com and going to online registration.

Cultural Events
Laugh to stand up comedy during the banquet, listen to Apurv Mehra motivational talk during the breakout session on 30 Aug, get motivated by the running session on 31 Aug featuring a talk by India’s first blade runner, Major DP Singh and chaired by one of the founder members of Boston Marathon, Rejuvenate yourself with a Power Yoga session on 31 Aug morning. All this and more...

Register now at ifascon2019.com

Conference Secretariat
Indian Spinal Injuries Centre
Sector C, Opp. Vasant Valley School
Vasant Kunj, New Delhi 110070
Phone: +91 9911272042, 9810815260, 9667550080
E mail: info@ifascon2019.com