Abstract Poster Competition

Winners of the 2019 Desert Foot Poster Competition

Non-Resident Category

  • First Place
    Christopher Japour, DPM – Danville VAMC, Danville, Illinois Efficacy of Decellularized Human Placenta in the Treatment of Infracalcaneal Heel Pain.
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Abstract Posters

Madisynn Beckett, DPM and Christopher Japour, DPM with their winning poster

  • Second Place
    Barbara Aung, DPM – Aung FootHealth Clinic, Tucson, Arizona – Potential Cost Savings of Using MolecuLight i:X Fluorescence Imaging to Predict Success of Cellular Tissue Products for Wound Closure
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Abstract Posters

Barbara Aung, DPM with her second place poster.

  • Third Place
    Nichelle Arnold, DO – Dayton kin Care Specialists, Dayton, Ohio – Treatment of Lower Extremity Surgical Wounds with Nanofiber Matrix
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Abstract Posters

Nichelle Arnold, DO with her third place poster.

Resident Category

  • First Prize
    Katerina Grigoropoulos, DPM – Loyola University Medical Center / Hines VA, Maywood, Illinois - Healthcare Factors Contributing to Diabetic Foot Ulcerations and Amputations
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Abstract Posters

Katerina Grigoropoulos, DPM with her winning poster

  • Second Prize
    Mohammed Khan, DPM – Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital, Mount Vernon, New York - The Custom Total Contact Cast – A Method for Treating Wounds with Underlying Biomechanical Deformities, A Case Report
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Abstract Posters

Mohammed Khan, DPM with his second place poster.

  • Third Prize
    Ellen Barton, DPM – Gundersen Health Systems, La Crosse, Wisconsin – Limb and Life Salvage in a Case of Necrotizing Fasciitis Complicated by History of Gout
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Abstract Posters

Ellen Barton, DPM with her third place poster.

2019 Abstract/Poster Submissions

Non-Resident Category
Resident Category
Sponsor Category