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Press Release Archives
  • APMA Celebrates Passage of VA MISSION Act May 23, 2018

    The American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) applauds the approval of critically important legislation to support America’s veterans. S 2372, the John S. McCain III, Daniel K. Akaka, and Samuel R. Johnson VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018, or VA MISSION Act, passed the Senate today and will now to go President Donald J. Trump for his signature.

  • APMA Lauds Passage of VA MISSION Act May 17, 2018

    The American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) applauds the approval of critically important legislation to support America’s veterans. S 2372, the John S. McCain III, Daniel K. Akaka, and Samuel R. Johnson VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018, or VA MISSION Act, passed the House of Representatives May 16 and will head to the Senate for consideration next week.

  • APMA Reiterates its Commitment to 10 Principles of Health-Care Reform June 23, 2017

    Association advocates these principles in any legislation to reform America’s health-care system

  • Diabetes: A Path to Poor Circulation? November 1, 2016
  • Today's Podiatrist Keeps America Walking April 1, 2016
  • Reflect On Your Feet Today To Save A Limb Tomorrow November 1, 2015

    For people with diabetes, a daily foot exam can make a difference in preventing amputation

  • Dr. Christina to Assume Office of APMA Executive Director and CEO October 24 September 22, 2015

    James R. Christina, DPM, will assume the office of APMA executive director and CEO on October 24 at the fall meeting of the APMA Board of Trustees.

  • APMA Again Named a Top Workplace by The Washington Post June 22, 2015

    The American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) today announced it has been selected for the second year in a row as one of The Washington Post’s Top Workplaces.

  • Today's Podiatrist Helps Athletes of All Ages Play It Safe April 1, 2015

    APMA has announced a new campaign for Foot Health Awareness Month called “Play It Safe,” which will reach athletes of all ages to educate them about the importance of foot health in sports, and a podiatrist’s critical role in helping treat and prevent foot and ankle injuries.

  • APMA Announces Board of Trustees for 2015–2016 March 23, 2015

    The American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) introduces its Board of Trustees for the coming year following elections held at the 95th Annual House of Delegates meeting at the JW Marriott in Washington, DC.

  • Legislation to Modernize US Health Care Re-Introduced in Congress March 4, 2015

    The American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) is pleased to announce yesterday US Senators Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Charles Schumer (D-NY) have re-introduced S 626, The Helping Ensure Life- and Limb-Saving Access to Podiatric Physicians (HELLPP) Act. Its companion bill, HR 1221, was also re-introduced yesterday in the House of Representatives by US Reps. Renee Ellmers (R-NC) and Diana DeGette (D-CO).

  • Expensive and Deadly: The Real Cost of Diabetes November 1, 2014

    For Americans, the cost of diabetes has never been greater. Not only does the disease cause detriment to the well-being of citizens, it also puts a tremendous financial burden on the country. More than 29.1 million people in the US suffer from diabetes, and diabetes costs us upwards of $245 billion per year.

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