2017 Desert Foot Agenda


Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Start Time End Time Lecture Faculty
5:30 am 7:00 pm

Registration Desk Hours

6:00 am 7:00 am

Breakfast & Visit Exhibitors

6:00 am 6:45 am

Cases from the High Risk Foot Clinic

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

6:45 am 7:00 am

Welcome (Pledge of Allegiance) & Announcements

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

7:00 am 7:45 am

The Use of Cryopreserved Placental Tissue for Surgical Applications - Symposium Sponsored by Osiris Therapeutics

Charles Edward Ananian, DPM

7:45 am 8:10 am

Cyclical, Pressurized Oxygen as an Adjunct to Effective Wound Healing

Matthew G Garoufalis, CWS, DPM

8:10 am 8:35 am

Chronic Venous Insufficiency…Why It's a Problem and What to Do

Christopher K Bromley, DPM

8:35 am 9:15 am

Using PURION® Processed Placental Tissue Products in the Treatment of Complex, Acute and Chronic Wounds - Symposium Sponsored by MiMedx

Matthew G Garoufalis, CWS, DPM

Michelle Massee, BS

9:15 am 9:45 am

Break & Visit Exhibitors

9:45 am 12:45 pm

WORKSHOPS
Rebound Medical (Ahwatukee A)
MiMedx (Ahwatukee B)
Organogenesis (Camelback A)
medi USA (Camelback B)
Podimetrics (Alhambra)
Amniox Medical (North Mountain)

12:45 pm 1:45 pm

Lunch & Visit Exhibitors

1:45 pm 2:25 pm

A Review of Level 1 Evidence for Placental & Dermal Innovations - Symposium Sponsored by Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation

Kyle Waggoner, DPM

Jarrod Kaufman, MD

2:25 pm 2:50 pm

Effect of CDO on DFUs: Fully-Blinded RCT Comparing Active Oxygen to Placebo MWT

Mark Q Niederauer, PhD

2:50 pm 3:25 pm

Concentrated Surfactant Technology: A Possible Solution for Hard to Heal Wounds - Symposium Sponsored by Medline

James McGuire, DPM, PT, LPed

3:25 pm 4:10 pm

Disposable Negative Pressure Wound Therapy in the Out Patient Setting - Symposium Sponsored by KCI / Acelity

Matthew G Garoufalis, CWS, DPM

4:10 pm 4:40 pm

Results from a Multi-Center Randomized Controlled Trial Evaluating the Efficacy of Dehydrated Human Amnion/Chorion Membrane Allograft for the Treatment of Venous Leg Ulcers

Gregory Tovmassian, DPM

4:40 pm 5:10 pm

Break & Visit Exhibitors

5:10 pm 5:50 pm

OASIS Matrix: An Extracellular Matrix (ECM) Product Ideal for Your Wound Management Needs - Symposium Sponsored by Smith & Nephew

Howard M Kimmel, DPM, MBA,

5:50 pm 6:15 pm

Prevention of Diabetic Foot Ulcers Using Novel Smart Insole Technology

Naseer Ahmad, MD,

6:15 pm 6:40 pm

Onychomycosis is More Than Just Cosmetic

Warren S Joseph, DPM

6:40 pm 7:05 pm

Pumps and Stem Cells: The Promise of Neovascularization in Podiatry

Darwin Eton, MD

7:05 pm 7:25 pm

Question & Answer Session

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

7:25 pm 8:25 pm

Reception & Visit Exhibitors

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Start Time End Time Lecture Faculty
6:00 am 7:00 pm

Registration Desk Hours

6:00 am 7:00 am

Breakfast & Visit Exhibitors

7:00 am 7:25 am

Offloading Basics - To Cast or Not to Cast? That is the Question!

Lee C Rogers, DPM

7:25 am 7:50 am

Methods of Internal Fixation with Lapidus Procedure

Michael Troiano, DPM

7:50 am 8:30 am

Diabetic Neuropathic Ulcers: Recognizing the Significant Burden and Reviewing a Treatment Option - Symposium Sponsored by Smith & Nephew

Eric Espensen, DPM

8:30 am 8:55 am

Intermittent Compression and Fluid Overload of the Lower Extremity

James McGuire, DPM, PT, LPed

8:55 am 9:05 am

The Paul Brand Memorial Lecture Award - Introduction

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

9:05 am 9:30 am

Paul Brand Lecture: Diabetic Foot Infections: Lessons from a Spanish Surgeon

Javier Aragon-Sanchez, MD, PhD

9:30 am 10:00 am

Break & Visit Exhibitors

10:00 am 1:00 pm

WORKSHOPS
Medline (Maryvale A)
Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation (Maryvale B)
Harbor MedTech (Camelback A)
KCI / Acelity (Camelback B)
Integra LifeSciences (Alhambra)
Advanced Oxygen Therapy Inc (North Mountain)

1:00 pm 2:00 pm

Lunch & Visit Exhibitors / VA Business Meeting (Main Lecture Hall)

2:00 pm 2:40 pm

Organogenesis: Supporting Healing Across the Continuum with a Diverse Portfolio - Symposium Sponsored by Organogenesis

David Yeager, DPM

2:40 pm 3:20 pm

TCC as Gold Standard for Offloading DFUs: Patient Example Using 3M Softcast - Symposium Sponsored by 3M

Christopher K Bromley, DPM

3:20 pm 3:45 pm

Umbilical Cord: The Lifeline to Tissue Regeneration

Allen Raphael,

3:45 pm 4:25 pm

Optimal Off-Loading and The Place for Amniotics & Dermal Matrices - Sponsored by Integra LifeSciences

Jeffrey L Jensen, DPM

John Lantis, II, MD

4:25 pm 5:05 pm

The Impact of Skin Infections on U.S. Healthcare and the Role of Single-Dose Orbactiv® (oritavancin)

Warren S Joseph, DPM

5:05 pm 5:35 pm

Break & Visit Exhibitors / Stand by Your Poster Session

5:35 pm 6:00 pm

What We Know About Omega 3 Fish Skin in the Chronic Wound

John Lantis, II, MD

6:00 pm 6:25 pm

Desiccation, the Antibiotic Resistance Solution

Jared Shippee, DPM, DWC, WCC,

6:25 pm 6:50 pm

Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis - Is Surgery Best?

Javier Aragon-Sanchez, MD, PhD

6:50 pm 7:15 pm

Therapeutic Approaches to Managing Diabetic Foot Infections - An ID Perspective

Felipe Gutierrez, MD, MPH

7:15 pm 7:30 pm

Panel Discussion

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

Friday, December 01, 2017

Start Time End Time Lecture Faculty
6:00 am 7:00 pm

Registration Desk Hours

6:00 am 7:00 am

Breakfast & Visit Exhibitors

6:30 am 7:00 am

Early Identification of PAD - A Critical Component of Podiatric Care

Charles Andersen, MD

7:00 am 7:30 am

Treatment of PAD – Techniques and Goals

Charles Andersen, MD

7:30 am 7:55 am

Managing the Neuroischemic Foot

Mario Ponticello, DPM

7:55 am 8:25 am

Cyclical High Pressure (CHP) Topical Wound Oxygen Therapy: A Definitive Examination of an Alternative Chronic Wound Healing Augmentation Therapy

Jonathan Brantley, DPM

8:25 am 9:10 am

A Remote Thermometric System for the Early Detection of DFU - Symposium Sponsored by Podimetrics

Jonathan Bloom, MD

9:10 am 9:35 am

The Use of Injectable Micronized Amnion Chorion Membrane in the Treatment of the Lower Extremity

Matthew G Garoufalis, CWS, DPM

9:35 am 10:00 am

The Use of Human Placental Connective Tissue Allograft in the Treatment of Lower Extremity Wounds

Brandon Hawkins, DPM, CWS

10:00 am 10:30 am

Break & Visit Exhibitors

10:30 am 1:30 pm

WORKSHOPS
Bioventus (Maryvale A)
3M (Maryvale B)
Kent Imaging (Camelback A)
Osiris Therapeutics (Camelback B)
Zimmer Biomet (Alhambra)
EO2 (North Mountain)

1:30 pm 2:30 pm

Lunch & Visit Exhibitors

2:30 pm 3:10 pm

The Role of Biofilm in Chronic Wounds and the Use of High Osmolarity Biofilm Disrupting Technology to Treat It - Symposium Sponsored by Next Science

Matthew Regulski, DPM

3:10 pm 3:35 pm

PAD: Diagnosis, Case Discussion and Treatment Options

Steve Henao, MD

3:35 pm 4:00 pm

What You See is What you Get -- the Next Step in Wound Perfusion

Adam Landsman, DPM, PhD

4:00 pm 4:40 pm

Clinical and Scientific Advances in the Use of Placental Membranes - Symposium Sponsored by Osiris Therapeutics

Matthew Regulski, DPM

4:40 pm 5:00 pm

Poster Awards Evaluate, rate posters for rewarding 1st, 2nd and third place awards in the resident and non resident categories.

Charles Andersen, MD

5:00 pm 5:30 pm

Break & Visit Exhibitors

5:30 pm 5:55 pm

Pain Management in Acute and Chronic Wounds: New Options and Old Favorites

Mary Elizabeth Hanley, DO

5:55 pm 6:25 pm

Conservative Surgeries for the Diabetic Foot - What Works and What Doesn't Work?

Javier Aragon-Sanchez, MD, PhD

6:25 pm 6:50 pm

Viable Cell and Tissue Products on the Shelf: Revolutionizing Medicine via Innovative Preservation Technique

Alla Danilkovitch, MS, PhD, RN

6:50 pm 7:15 pm

American Board of Podiatric Medicine - Why Certify

Steven Goldman, DPM, MBA

7:15 pm 7:30 pm

Question & Answer Session

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

Saturday, December 02, 2017

Start Time End Time Lecture Faculty
6:00 am 12:30 pm

Registration Desk Hours

6:00 am 6:55 am

Breakfast & Visit Exhibitors

6:55 am 7:00 am

Introductions / Moderator

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

Arthur Tallis, DPM

7:00 am 7:30 am

Epidemiology of the Diabetic Foot

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

7:30 am 8:00 am

Pre-Operative Assessment - Can This Heal?

Charles Andersen, MD

8:00 am 8:30 am

The Decision to Salvage or Amputate

Mario Ponticello, DPM

8:30 am 9:00 am

Diabetes Complications and Amputation Prevention

Lee C Rogers, DPM

9:00 am 9:30 am

Surgical Management of Diabetic Foot Infections

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

9:30 am 10:00 am

Toe Amputations

Devin Bland, DPM

10:00 am 10:30 am

Break & Visit Exhibitors

10:30 am 11:00 am

Ray Amputations

Jaclyn Marino, DPM, MPH, PhD

11:00 am 11:30 am

Transmetatarsal Amputations: Indications / Techniques

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

11:30 am 12:00 pm

Managing Complications - The Key to Success

Myron Hansen, DPM

12:00 pm 12:30 pm

A Podiatrist's View of Amputation Prevention

Kerry Zang,

12:30 pm 1:00 pm

Building a Center of Excellence Without Walls: Outpatient Limb Salvage Teams

12:30 pm 1:00 pm

Bring Your Cases - Ask the Experts - Panel Discussion

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

1:00 pm 1:30 pm

Lunch

1:30 pm 3:30 pm

WORKSHOPS
Alliqua
MiMedx
Advanced Orthopedic Solutions