New York Chapter


Officers

President

Vacant

President-Elect

Vacant

Vice- President

Antoinette Rogge, CO

Treasurer

Martin H. Mandelbaum, CPO, FAAOP

Secretary

Joann Marx, CPO, FAAOP

Immediate Past President

Herbert Shalant, CPO

Chapter Directors:

Joann Marx, CPO, FAAOP

Continuing Education Program

Thaddeus E. Drygas, CPO, FAAOP

Business Committee Program

Roger Howard, CPO

Athletic Sponsorship Program


If you are a current chapter member and would like to become more involved, or if you are interested in becoming a member, let us know! Please click here to e-mail Joann Marx, CPO, Secretary, and be sure to include the nature of your request and your e-mail address.

Chapter Address
NYSAAOP
c/o Joann Marx
1659 Lincoln Ave.
Bohemia, NY 11716-1415

Chapter Boundaries

New York State

Number of Members: 53
Annual Dues Amount(s): $75.00
Chapter Meeting Attendance: 109

Membership Requirements

Any member within the geographical boundaries of the chapter who is in good standing with the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists (a complete definition is in the chapter bylaws).

Upcoming Events


The New York Chapter of the Academy
2016 New York State Chapter Meeting
The Marriott Hotel
Albany, New York
May 11 – 13, 2016

Hotel Information:
Phone: 1-518-458-8444
Toll Free: 1-800-443-8952

Registrations and Future Updates:
http://www.nysaaop.org

Previous Chapter Highlights

  • The New York Chapter of the Academy, 2015 Continuing Education Seminar, June 17 - 19, 2015, The Marriott Hotel, Albany, NY.
  • The New York Chapter of the Academy, 2014 Continuing Education Seminar, April 30 - May 2, 2014, The Marriott Hotel, Albany, NY.
  • The New York Chapter of the Academy, 2012 Continuing Education Seminar, May 16 - 18, 2012, The Marriott Hotel, Albany, NY.
  • The New York Chapter of the Academy, 2011 Continuing Education Seminar, April 28 - 29, 2011, The Marriott Hotel, Albany, NY.

Chapter Benefits/Areas of Involvement

  • Reduced registration fees for chapter programs.

  • 5 percent insurance discount through Cailor Fleming Insurance.

  • Alert emails for information on chapter meetings and state issues concerning licensing, reimbursement protocol, Medicare, and Medicaid updates.

  • Membership certificate for framing, a different format each year.

  • Use of the chapter photo exhibit.

  • Athletic sponsorship for members' patients.

Chapter Goals and Objectives

  • Promote professional ethics and standards through communication and educational programs.

  • To offer quality educational programs on a local level in order to keep travel and related costs to a minimum.

  • Promote the field of orthotics and prosthetics through athletic sponsorship to individuals.

  • To communicate relevant state and national O&P news.

Other Recent Activities

  • Improved website: nysaaop.org

  • New York State AAOP renewed NAAOP membership in 2012.

  • New York State AAOP awarded Mary K. Maneen an athletic sponsorship for $500.

  • Lucky Exhibitor "2013" Table Winner: PEL Supply

  • Lucky Attendee "2013" Registration Winner: Keith Willis, CPO

Member Involvement

If you are a current chapter member and would like to become more involved, or if you are interested in becoming a member, let us know! Please contact New York Chapter Secretary, Joann Marx, CPO, FAAOP, at and include the nature of your request.