Conference Speakers & Topic(s)
Dr. Marie Williams
Dr. Marie Williams is board certified in foot and ankle surgery and a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery. Dr. Williams has been the residency director in foot and ankle surgery since 1989 and is currently residency director at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center.
Dr. Williams was the first clinical dean at Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine and is currently a Clinical Instructor for the school.
They have been in private practice since 1984. Currently Dr. Williams is the Chairman of the Department of Podiatry at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center. They have been involved in residency training since 1986 and a Program Director in Podiatric Surgery and Medicine since 1988.
Dr. Williams is a speaker in the field of foot and ankle surgery as well as limb salvage. They have published several articles on healing of complex wounds and limb salvage, while also authoring a chapter: Bone Infections in Foot and Ankle Radiology.
In August 2014, Dr. Williams was inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts along with her teammates from Immaculata College. Their team, the Mighty Macs captured 3 conservative Championships. They were considered trailblazers for women sports, and in the 70’s they help bring about Title 9 and equality for women in sports. In June 2015 they received the trailblazer award in the women’s basketball hall of fame.
Dr. Williams was the Keynote Speaker for the Immaculata University and received the Doctor Of humane letters for her humanitarian efforts in May 2018.
Posterior Tibial Dysfunction
This lecture will give you a better Understanding of the etiology of Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction, the implications of staging of Posterior tendon dysfunction, and an abilitu to determine a treatment plan both conservatively an surgically.