2016 Indore Mid-Year Conference

The Parekh Family Foundation has been promoting physician education in the subspecialty of Foot & Ankle surgery in various parts of India. These courses are held twice a year, in the months of January and June/July. This mid-year course on July 16 and 17, 2016 is aimed at delivering content in trauma of the foot and ankle, and commonly seen pathologies.

This will be a two-day meeting with emphasis on use interactive modules, case-based education, surgical technique videos, hands-on workshops, and small group or ‘fire-side’ sessions allowing informal engagement with faculty. The dates for the meeting are July 16 and 17, 2016

The 4th mid-year meeting will be held on:

July 16 and 17, 2016 in Indore, India


Sri Aurobindo Medical College and Postgraduate Institute, Indore

2016 Indore Agenda Overview

An overview of the the 2016 Indore Mid-Year Conference is below. (Click headings for more information.)

Day 1 - Session 1 & 2

Session 1

  • Foot and ankle clinical examination
  • Radiology in foot and ankle
  • How do I read foot and ankle MRI?
  • Regional anaesthesia in foot and ankle
  • Pilon fracture: How do I approach and manage
  • Controversies in ankle fractures
  • Syndesmotic injuries
Session 2
  • Calcaneus fracture: Management modalities and algorithm
  • MIS calcaneus: why and how?
  • Fracture neck talus: Management modalities and algorithm
  • Lisfranc injuries
  • Navicular and cuboid fractures
  • 5th metatarsal fractures

E-Poster Guideline Submission

The Parekh Indo-US Foot and Ankle Course Program Committee would like to obtain disclosure of any potential conflicts of interest from faculty/presenters at the 2017 Annual Meeting. This disclosure information will be required to be part of the ePoster.

  1. Poster presentations will be shown for the entire meeting
  2. e-Posters presentations are limited to no more than 12 PowerPoint® slides.
  3. Applications must be submitted by June 1st, 2016 to be eligible for review by the committee. Acceptance notifications will be emailed by June 15th, 2016.
  4. If your poster is accepted, you MUST register for the meeting.
  5. Your submission must include:
    • Title
    • Abstract
    • Content
    • 1 to 5 keywords
    • List of all authors (Additional authors may not be added after acceptance.)
  6. Email all abstracts for consideration (with all parts listed in step #5) to: fmer001@gmail.com

Day 1 - Session 3, 4 & 5

Session 3

  • Demonstrations and videos
  • Foot and ankle examination demonstration
  • Surgical Videos
Session 4
  • Hallux valgus
  • Lesser toe problems
  • TTS
Session 5
  • Case based session
  • Acute tendoachilles rupture: management controversies
  • Chronic tendoachilles rupture
  • Non-insertional and Insertional tendoachilles problems
  • Peroneal problems

Day 2 - Session 6, 7 & 8

Session 6

  • Ankle malunion
  • Calcaneal malunion
  • Talar malunion and AVN
  • Plantar heel pain
  • Acute and chronic ankle ligament injury
  • Diabetic foot
Session 7
  • Case based session
Session 8
  • Case based discussion on arthritis

Day 2 - Cadaveric Dissection

  • Approaches, osteotomies & arthroscopy portals

Hotel Accommodations

The preferred hotels for the conference are:


2016 Indore Sponsors


Parekh Family Foundation

Conference Faculty

International Patron

Selene G. Parekh, MD, MBA

National Course Chair

Rajiv S. Shah, MBBS

Organizing Chairman

RK Jain

Organizing Secretary

Alok Jain
M Maheshwari

International Course Chair

Ashish Shah, MD


Jason S. Ahuero, MD


Dr. Abhisek Kini

Dr. Mahendra Kudchadkar

Balvinder Rana