2023 December Mark of Merit

William (Billy) Lester, CPO, Named ABC President
Billy Lester, CPO of Lexington, KY has been volunteering with ABC since 2013 as a Prosthetic CPM examiner. Lester also served four years on the Kentucky Orthotic and Prosthetic Association Board.
Looking Back on a Noteworthy Year
It has been an honor and a privilege to serve as President this past year. I would like to thank my fellow board members for their overwhelming trust and support.
ABC Board Transitions
ABC Transitioned Board of Director Members on December 1, 2023 for 2024.
Recognizing our Volunteers
In September, we issued new volunteer digital badges to all ABC credential holders who volunteer for various ABC activities.
WhatIsPOP Ramps Up
The last few months have been very busy for the career awareness campaign as we participated in several national and local events which kept our POP Ambassadors busy representing the profession.
Supervision Changes to the Scope of Practice
The ABC Board of Directors recently approved changes to two of the Supervision definitions in the Scope of Practice, effective January 1, 2024.
Pedorthic Pre-Certification Courses Now Available!
We are happy to announce the availability of new pedorthic pre-certification courses. Following the development of updated pedorthic education standards, course providers have begun submitting their programs for ABC approval.
Did you Miss the Annual Renewal Deadline?
The deadline for all annual renewal payments was December 1st. If haven’t already done so, please submit your payment today!
Leading the Way Part 2 – OP&P Women Trailblazers
Women have and continue to make a huge impact on the OP&P profession, join us as we talk with some of these amazing women. Their commitment and leadership have not only helped build OP&P but have been instrumental in the successes of ABC.
CredCast Corner
Ep. 46: Non-Operative Scoliosis Management The non-operative management of scoliosis is an important area of care for many pediatric orthotists. Hear from guest Jim Wynne, CPO, FAAOP, an expert in the field...

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