AOPA World Congress gains two new partners

Thursday, February 23, 2017

WASHINGTON – The American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association has announced that the Orthotics and Prosthetics Association of India (OPAI) and the Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association (CMTA) will participate in the 2017 AOPA World Congress, Sept. 6-9 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas. “CMTA recognizes that the use of orthoses improve the quality of life for people living with CMT, so it was a very natural partnership,” said Michael Oros, president of AOPA. “And OPAI serves a growing population of orthotic and prosthetic users in such an important market. We look forward to collaborating with members of OPAI at the World Congress.” Other partners are: Amputee Coalition, ConFairMed, Mexico-National Member Society of ISPO, Orthotics Prosthetics Canada, US Member Society of ISPO, and Uniting Frontiers.