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Meet the 2022 ABC Student Achievement and Student Diversity Scholarship Recipients

Jun 29, 2022

ABC, in proud partnership with the Orthotic and Prosthetic Education and Research Foundation (OPERF), is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2022 inaugural ABC Student Achievement and Student Diversity Scholarships.

Mary Walsh-Aframe, CFm, Awarded 2022 Essentially Women Ruth Addison Award

May 10, 2022

Essentially Women (EW) presented the award to Walsh Aframe at a special ceremony during Focus Conference 2022 in Clearwater Beach, Fla. Mary is the owner and founder of The Women’s Image Center in Worcester, MA.

OPERF Announces 2022 Inaugural ABC Student Poster Prize Recipients

Apr 21, 2022

The Orthotic and Prosthetic Education and Research Foundation (OPERF) and the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics (ABC) are proud to announce the recipients of the 2022 inaugural ABC Student Poster Prizes.

ABC and NCOPE Awarded ISPO Accreditation

Apr 18, 2022

ABC and NCOPE are proud to announce that the established education and certification pathway to the Certified Orthotist-Prosthetist (CPO) credential was approved as an accredited Prosthetist/Orthotist Level Pathway by ISPO.

O&P Alliance Makes Statement on Direct-to-Consumer Delivery Model

Apr 08, 2022

The five national organizations that comprise the Orthotic and Prosthetic (O&P) Alliance stand in strong opposition to any direct-to-consumer delivery model for the provision of custom prostheses or orthoses...