2019 Desert Foot Conference Agenda


Wednesday, December 04, 2019

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

Registration Desk Hours

6:00 am 7:00 am

Breakfast & Visit Exhibitors

6:00 am 6:45 am

Selected Cases from the Limb Preservation Clinic - Saving Limbs, Saving Lives

Charles Andersen, MD

6:45 am 7:00 am

Welcome (Pledge of Allegiance)

Charles Andersen, MD

7:00 am 7:30 am

The Diabetic Foot 2019 - Is There Really a Resurgence of Amputations?

Lee C Rogers, DPM

7:30 am 8:00 am

Recognizing the Neuroischemic Diabetic Foot

Charles Andersen, MD

8:00 am 8:30 am

Topical Oxygen is Here to Stay - Current Evidence and Clinical Perspectives

Ron Guberman, DPM, DABPS

8:30 am 9:10 am

Different by Design: New Biologic Innovations for Complex Surgical Wound Management - Promotional Industry Symposium (Non-CECH) Sponsored by MTF Biologics

Jodi Schoenhaus , DPM

Michael N Desvigne, MD

9:10 am 9:45 am

Break & Visit Exhibitors

9:45 am 12:45 pm

WORKSHOPS

12:45 pm 1:45 pm

Lunch & Visit Exhibitors

1:45 pm 2:15 pm

Hindfoot and Ankle Fusions - Insights for Success

2:15 pm 2:45 pm

Promotional Industry Symposium (Non-CECH) Sponsored by Podimetrics

Jonathan Bloom, MD

2:45 pm 3:15 pm

Pharma as a Partner in Patient Care…Driving Outcomes Through a Team Approach

David Davidson, DPM

3:15 pm 3:45 pm

Vascular Evaluations for Podiatry

Hamid Sattar, MD

3:45 pm 4:15 pm

Topical Oxygen Therapy – Hocus or Evidence-Based - Promotional Industry Symposium (Non-CECH) Sponsored by EO2

Charles Andersen, MD

4:15 pm 4:45 pm

Total Contact Casting: Still the Best? - Rationale, Evidence, and Techniques

4:45 pm 5:15 pm

Innovations to Address Challenges in Closure of Foot and Ankle Surgical and Chronic Wounds

Matthew G Garoufalis, DPM, CWS

5:15 pm 5:45 pm

Break & Visit Exhibitors

5:45 pm 6:15 pm

Methods of Internal Fixation with Lapidus Procedure

Harold Schoenhaus, DPM

6:15 pm 6:45 pm

Flexor Plate Evaluation: When to Fix?

Christopher K Bromley, DPM

6:45 pm 7:45 pm

Reception & Visit Exhibitors

Thursday, December 05, 2019

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 7:30 am

IWGDF - Offloading Guidelines 2019

Lawrence A Lavery, DPM, MPH

7:30 am 8:00 am

IWGDF - Prevention Guidelines 2019

Lawrence A Lavery, DPM, MPH

8:00 am 8:05 am

The Paul Brand Memorial Lecture Award - Introduction

8:05 am 8:30 am

Paul Brand Lecture: Orthopaedics, the Diabetic Foot, and Building the Multidisciplinary Team

Dane K Wukich, MD

8:30 am 9:00 am

Wound Assessment Paradigm Shift: Real-time Fluorescence Imaging as a Biomarker for Bacterial Load and Location

Tomas Serena, MD

9:00 am 9:30 am

Spring into Mechanically Powered dNPWT for Commitment to Care! - Promotional Industry Symposium (Non-CECH) Sponsored by KCI

Christopher L Barrett, DPM, CWS

9:30 am 10:00 am

Break & Visit Exhibitors

10:00 am 1:00 pm

WORKSHOPS

1:00 pm 2:00 pm

Lunch & Visit Exhibitors

2:00 pm 2:40 pm

Get Wounds Moving with a Comprehensive Portfolio of Skin Substitutes - Promotional Industry Symposium (Non-CECH) Sponsored by Organogenesis

Windy Cole, DPM

2:40 pm 2:50 pm

AAWC Update

Tomas Serena, MD

2:50 pm 3:30 pm

Clinical Treatment for Adult Patients With Moderate ABSSSI - Promotional Industry Symposium (Non-CECH) Sponsored by Merck

Warren S Joseph, DPM

3:30 pm 4:00 pm

Offloading in DFU Management: What Does the Evidence Tell Us?

Windy Cole, DPM

4:00 pm 4:30 pm

Healing Difficult Wounds Using a Novel Glycan-Iodine Wound Paste

David M Barbara, MD

4:30 pm 5:00 pm

Dynamics of Compression-ABC’s of Venous Leg Ulcer Managements Consensus Recommendations - Promotional Industry Symposium (Non-CECH) Sponsored by 3M

Kelly Tyrrell, BSN, RN, CWCN

5:00 pm 5:30 pm

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Indications for the Foot

Jill Trelease, DNP(c), FNP-BC, CWON, CFCN

5:30 pm 6:00 pm

Break & Visit Exhibitors / Stand by Your Poster Session

6:00 pm 6:30 pm

Chronic Venous Insufficiency and Why You Should Care

Christopher K Bromley, DPM

6:30 pm 7:00 pm

PAD and Osteomyelitis

Mario Ponticello, DPM

7:00 pm 7:30 pm

Salvaging the Infected Foot with Conservative Bone and Joint Resections

Friday, December 06, 2019

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

New Devices and Technologies for Managing the Chronic Wound

Lee C Rogers, DPM

7:00 am 7:30 am

Equinus and Its Implications for the Diabetic Foot - Is TAL Mandatory?

Lawrence A Lavery, DPM, MPH

7:30 am 8:00 am

Following the Evidence - Update on the Latest Clinical Trials

Lee C Rogers, DPM

8:00 am 8:30 am

Making the Hard Decision - When It's Time to Amputate

Dane K Wukich, MD

8:30 am 9:00 am

To Keep the Toe or Not to Keep the Toe - Tenotomies, Arthroplasty, or Amputation

9:00 am 9:30 am

Evidence for Cyclically Pressurized Topical Wound Oxygen (TWO2) Therapy: Complete Results from the Level 1a Landmark Study

Cyaandi Dove, DPM

9:30 am 10:00 am

TBD

10:00 am 10:30 am

Break & Visit Exhibitors

10:30 am 1:30 pm

WORKSHOPS

1:30 pm 2:30 pm

Lunch & Visit Exhibitors

2:30 pm 3:00 pm

OrthoBiologics in Foot and Ankle Surgery - Indications and Precautions

3:00 pm 3:30 pm

Broaden Your Scope of Practice by Integrating Vascular Services - Promotional Industry Symposium (Non-CECH) Sponsored by Vascular Centers of America

Hamid Sattar, MD

3:30 pm 4:00 pm

IWGDF - Diabetic Foot Infection Guidelines 2019

4:00 pm 4:30 pm

Wound Care and Podiatry Patients in Need of NPWT

Melayne Martin, BSN, RN, CWOCN

4:30 pm 5:00 pm

Poster Awards

5:00 pm 5:30 pm

Break & Visit Exhibitors

5:30 pm 6:00 pm

Neuropathic Fractures, Dislocations, and the Charcot Foot - My Approach to Management

Dane K Wukich, MD

6:00 pm 6:30 pm

Venous Leg Ulcers - Standards of Care and Surgical Management

Charles Andersen, MD

6:30 pm 7:00 pm

Question-and-Answer Session

Charles Andersen, MD

Saturday, December 07, 2019

Start Time End Time Lecture Faculty
6:00 am 3:00 pm

Registration Desk Hours

6:00 am 6:55 am

Breakfast & Visit Exhibitors

6:55 am 7:00 am

Welcome

Tomas Serena, MD

7:00 am 8:00 am

Exercise and Neuropathy: GO FOR IT!

Anthony Tickner, DPM

Renee Cordrey, PT, PhD(c), MSPT, MPH, CWS

8:00 am 9:00 am

Bringing Together Best-in-Class Clinical, Operational, and Technological Approaches to Delivering Advanced Wound Care: An Interactive Panel Discussion

Emily Greenstein, APRN, CNP, CWON, FACCWS

Anthony Tickner, DPM

Renee Cordrey, PT, PhD(c), MSPT, MPH, CWS

Rafael Mazuz, MBA

9:00 am 10:00 am

Strategies and Tactics for Gaining Support from Management to Secure Wound Care Resources for You, your Team, and your Patients

Rafael Mazuz, MBA

10:00 am 10:30 am

Break & Visit Exhibitors

10:30 am 12:30 pm

WORKSHOPS

12:30 pm 1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 pm 2:00 pm

Whiskey, Tango Foxtrot: The Creative Use of Total Contact Casting (TCC) in Patients with PVD, Lymphedema, Charcot Neuroarthropathy, and Other Challenging Conditions

Tomas Serena, MD

Anthony Tickner, DPM

2:00 pm 3:00 pm

HBO in the Outpatient Wound Care Setting: Powerful Tool or Overused and Abused?

Tomas Serena, MD

Cheryl Carver,

3:00 pm 4:00 pm

Closing the Gap: Transitioning the Wound Care Patient from Hospital to Home

Emily Greenstein, APRN, CNP, CWON, FACCWS

Cheryl Carver,