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Laura C. Vander Poel, DPM
...in Biomedical Engineering – Worcester, MA 2001-2005 Residency Training Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Three-year forefoot and rearfoot surgical residency program – Hartford, CT 2009-2012 Licensure Connecticut State Board of Medicine, Podiatric Medicine Certified Wound Specialist Completed Hyperbaric Oxygen Team Training ACLS and CPR Certified Professional Affiliations American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Connecticut State Representative Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association American Podiatric Medical Association Hospital Affiliations Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center – Hartford, CT Johnson Memorial Hospital – Stafford Springs, CT Hartford Hospital – Hartford, CT Research/Publications Complications of Arthrodesis and Nonunion, 2012 Clinics of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery January 2012; Volume 29 Issue 1:11-18 Evaluating the Radiographic Change and Patient Satisfaction Following Bunion Surgery, 2011 Principle investigator The Lapidus Procedure:  A Mechanical Study of Fixation Techniques, 2008 Awarded 2nd place in American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Annual Symposium student competition Comparative Analysis of MRI Characteristics of Hallux Valgus and Hallux Limitus, 2007 Design of an In Vitro System for the Evaluation and Biodegradation in Collagen Sponges Using MRI, 2005 Volunteer Activities Saint Francis Health Education Seminars, 2011 and 2012 Lectured to the public on podiatry related topics Special Olympics, State Games of Connecticut, 2011 Provided foot screenings and recommendations to the athletes at the Fit Feet Program Associate of periOperative Registered Nurses Spring Seminar, 2010 Assisted with a presentation to the Connecticut chapter The Free Medical Clinic of Greater Cleveland, 2005-2008 Provided free podiatry services to patients on a monthly basis

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West Hartford Podiatry Associates
2531 Albany Ave
West Hartford, CT 06117