The Orthotic and Prosthetic Education and Research Foundation
(OPERF), the fundraising arm of the American Academy of Orthotists
and Prosthetists (the Academy) has extended its nomination deadline
for the Tamarack Prize for Outstanding Contribution to Orthotic
Science and Practice. The new deadline is Friday, December 12,
2008. The prize will be awarded at the 35th Annual Meeting and
Scientific Symposium of the Academy in March 2009.