The Association of Diabetic Foot Surgeons and the King’s Charcot Foot Reconstruction Symposium warmly invites you to participate in






Joint 4th ADFS Annual Conference and King’s Charcot Foot Reconstruction Symposium


The conference will take place in London, UK, 28-29 June 2018.

The conference will offer the participants 2 days of lectures with lectures, hands-on sessions with live cases, abstract and poster sessions.

The conference is open for registration and abstract submission and the final programme is available.

Participants get the opportunity to experience and meet with other researchers and clinicians within the field.

We hope to see you in London!

Conference conveners, Venu Kavarthapu and Michael Edmonds and ADFS PresidentLuca Dalla Paola


Highlights of the programme are:

• Modern Approaches to Charcot Foot
• Infection and Osteomyelitis
• Amputations and Rehabilitation
• Plastic and reconstructive surgery in a diabetic foot
• Free Paper session and Developing Countries Perspective
• Advanced Techniques in Charcot Midfoot Reconstruction
• Advanced Techniques in Charcot Hindfoot Reconstruction
• Multidisciplinary Diabetic Foot Care
• Modern Techniques In Diabetic Foot Wound Care
• Optimal Offloading Of A Diabetic Foot
• Workshops
• Parallel sessions
• Poster presentations
• Industry satellite symposia

Abstract submission

Abstracts submission deadline: 15 April 2018 (23.59 CET)

Conditions and guidelines for submission available here.

Register now!

Entitlements, fees and conditions are available here.

International Speakers

Luca D. Paola (Italy)
Dane K. Wukich (USA)
Robert G. Frykberg (USA)
Klaus Kirketerp-Møller (Denmark)
Armin Koller (Germany)
Alberto Piaggesi (Italy)
Javier A. Sánchez (Spain)
Thomas Zgonis (USA)
Arun B. Bal (India)
Chris Attinger (USA)
Alexandru Georgescu (Romania)
Talal Elenizi (Qatar)

 A-DFS board

President, Luca Dalla Paola – Italy
Immediate Past President, Armin Koller – Germany
Scientific Officer, Thomas Zgonis – USA
Secretary, Klaus Kirketerp-Moeller – Denmark
Treasurer, Alberto Piaggesi – Italy
Board Member, Dane K. Wukich – USA
Board Member, Robert G. Frykberg – USA
Board member, Arun B. Bal – India
Board member, Javier A. Sánchez – Spain
Board member, Venu Kavarthapu – UK

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact

A-DFS Meeting Secretariat

CAP Partner
Nordre Fasanvej 113
2000 Frederiksberg C

Tel: +45 70 20 03 05
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