El Congreso Mundial de Podologia, organizado por la Federación Internacional de Podologia (FIP), se desarrolló en la ciudad de Montreal, durante los días 26 al 28 de mayo de 2016.
In 2016 the FIP-IFP hosted the best World Congress in its history. The Palais des Congrès of Montreal welcomed over 850 of the world’s leading specialists in foot care over 3 days. The conference opened up with the flag ceremony followed by the address of the FIP-IFP President, Carine Haemels. The cultural entertainment was provided by an amazing cirque performance by Cirque Fantastique.
Keynote speakers included Dr. John Bell, a Canadian who is Scientific Director of the recently awarded National Centre of Excellence for the Development of Biotherapeutics for Cancer Therapy and also heads, the Canadian Oncolytic Virus Consortium, a Terry Fox funded group that is developing virus based cancer therapeutics. Dr. Bell who will be presenting a session on New Frontier in Treating Cancer.