PREPODIATRYLIFE & HALLUX MAGAZINE

2019-2020 ACADEMIC YEAR CALENDAR

AUGUST

August 1 – Leadership Results Finalized 2019 – 2020 Cycle

August 1 – CASPR online application opens

August 2 – Surgeon of the Year, Hallux Magazine

August 3 – T shirts order

August 6 – National Wiggle Your Toes Day

August 15 – Clinician of the Year, Hallux magazine

August 19 – How to be PrePod, publish book

August 20 – New Student Orientation

August 30 – T shirts mail to schools

SEPTEMBER

September 2 – Labor Day 2019

September 30 – Hallux Magazine Special Edition (TBD) publish

OCTOBER

October 1 – PrePodLife Halloween Costume Contest 2020 Opens

October 8 – International Podiatry Day #feetmatter

October 15 – Hallux Magazine Special Edition (TBA) publish

October 25 –Finalize Hallux Magazine’s Year in Print 2019, pay publishing

October 26 – PrePodLife Halloween Costume Contest Closes

NOVEMBER

November 1 – American Diabetes Month

November 4 – Hallux Magazine’s Year in Print 2019, mail to schools

November 28 – Thanksgiving

DECEMBER

December 1 – Final Exams/ Dead Week

December 4 – National Sock Day

December 8 & 10 – Boards II

December 25 – Christmas Day

JANUARY

January – New Year’s 2020

January 9 – CASPR/ CRIP 2020 (West)

January 12 – CASPR/ CPRIP 2020 (East)

January 14 – POD Classes Begin

January 20 – MLK Day

January 23 – National measure your feet day

FEBRUARY

February 1 – National “Wear Red” Day for women’s heart health

February 4 – World Cancer Day

February 19 – ACFAS Conference 2020 (San Antonio, TX)

February 28Hallux Magazine Special Edition (TBD) publish

MARCH

March 1 – 2nd Annual Hallux Magazine Writing Comp Application Opens

March 3 – National Sleep awareness week

March 15National Shoe The World Day

March 16 -Hallux Magazine Special Edition (Women’s Month) publish

March 26 – Purple Day for epilepsy awareness

March 30 – National Doctor’s Day

March 31 – 2nd Annual Hallux Magazine Writing Comp Deadline

APRIL

April 1 – National Foot Health Awareness month

April 1 – 2020 Hallux Magazine National Health Photo Contest Opens

April 15 -Hallux Magazine Special Edition (The Residents) publish

April 30 – 2020 Hallux Magazine National Health Photo Contest Opens

MAY

May 1 – Surgeon of the Year, Hallux Magazine

May 5 – World Hand Hygiene Day

May 8 – Lost Sock Memorial Day

May 22 – NYCPM “America’s first and largest free-standing College of Podiatric Medicine”. The college opened on Monday May 22, 1911 at 8 o’clock.

May 31 – Last Day Leadership Cycle

JUNE

June 1 – Clinician of the Year, Hallux Magazine

June 3 – Clubfoot Day, Ignacio Ponseti birthday

June TBA – National running Day, 1st Wednesday of June

JULY

July 1 – Resident of the Year, Hallux Magazine

July 1 – Boards I

July 4 – Holiday Celebrate

July 15 – Application 2020–2021 Cycle Opens

AUGUST

August 13 – Merton Root birthday

August 15 – Application 2020–2021 Cycle Closes

August 19 – PrePodStudy. Life. Clinic., publish book

August 20 – New Student Orientation

SEPTEMBER

September 1 – Leadership Results Finalized 2020-2021 Cycle