Agenda Grid

before the view field

12:30 PM
     – 2:00 PM

Session 1 – Clinical Aspects of the Diabetic Lower Extremity

  •  12:30-12:55      Diagnostic evaluation of the DFU patient –   Barry Rosenblum, DPM
  •  12:55-13:20      Diagnosis of Peripheral Artery Disease in Diabetic Patients  – Mark Wyers, MD
  •  13:20-13:45      Painful and Painless Neuropathy of the Diabetic Lower Extremity – Solomon Tesfaye, MD
  •  13:45-14:00      General Discussion Q&A

2:00 PM
     – 2:35 PM

Coffee Break

General Session Room – Willow

2:35 PM
     – 4:10 PM

Session 2 – Developing a Diabetic Foot Team

  • 14:35 – 15:00     Podiatrist: The Gate Keeper for the Management of Diabetic Lower Extremity –  John Giurini, DPM
  • 15:00 – 15:25     Arterial Procedures for Diabetic Patients With Ischemia– Raul Guzman, MD
  • 15:25 – 15:50    Role of the Plastic Surgeon  in Limb Preservation and Soft Tissue Reconstruction-Geoffrey Gurtner, MD
  • 11:50 – 16:10     General Discussion Q&A

4:10 PM
     – 4:30 PM

Coffee Break

General Session Room – Willow

4:30 PM
     – 6:00 PM

Session 3 – Future of the State Art Therapies

  • 16:30 – 17:05     New Biomaterials for Cell and Biologics Delivery –  David Mooney, PhD
  • 17:05 – 17:45     Rongxiang Xu Keynote Lecture: New treatments for DFU and Chronic Wounds:  A view in the future – Rob Kirsner, MD
  • 17:45 – 18:00     General Discussion Q&A