U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin, MD, spoke at the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) 2012 annual scientific meeting. In her address, she talks about the state of the nation's health care.
APMA President Dr. Joseph Caporusso introducded the Surgeon General.
Nearly 2,000 podiatrists and guests attended the conference, which marks its 100th meeting this year, as well as the association's 100th anniversary. APMA is the nation's leading professional organization for podiatrists with a membership of more than 12,000 podiatrists.