Desert Foot 2016
Nov 29 - Dec 2, 2017
Returns to the
Sheraton Grand Phoenix
The Annual High Risk Diabetic Foot Conference   
Honoring Our Federal Services Healthcare Professionals   
IHS Limb Preservation Summit
Open to All Desert Foot Conference IHS Attendees

Indian Health Services

Indian Health Services

October 22, 2016  •   8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sheraton Grand Phoenix • Deer Valley (Second Level)
Chairman: Keith Goss, DPM
Co-Chairman: Scott Brannan, MD

Focus of 2016 Meeting
Latest Technological Advances Improving Outcomes in Endovascular Surgery  •  Endovascular Reconstruction in the Limb Salvage Patient: The IHS Experience  •  Management of Complex Ankle Trauma in the Complicated Patient: The IHS Experience  •  Evidence on New Advanced Wound Care Modalities  •  Vascular and Wound Care Workshops  •  Christine White, DPM Award  •  First Nations Podiatric Residency Program Update  •  First Nations Limb Preservation Medical Home  • 
IHS Poster Competition

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please call Daryl at 888-802-8410.
2016 IHS Limb Preservation Summit Agenda
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8:00 - 8:10 am
Wesley Yamada, DPM, Chief Clinical Consultant for Podiatry, IHS
8:10 - 8:40 am
Endovascular Imaging and Its Role in Infrapopliteal Revascularization – Scott Brannan, MD
8:40 - 9:10 am
Infrapopliteal Atherectomy in Critical Limb Ischemia – Scott Brannan, MD
9:10 - 9:40 am
A Novel Approach to Maximizing Wound Management and Healing in IHS: Leveraging First-in-Class Antimicrobial/Collagen Combination Products and Living Cell Technologies - Catherine Wittgen, MD, FACS
9:40 - 10:10 am
The Use of Viable Placental Membranes in Complex Wounds – Alberto Abrebaya, DPM
10:10 - 10:40 am
10:40 - 11:10 am Stenting Across the Knee Joint: From Strictly Forbidden to Standard Practice Scott Brannan, MD
11:10 am - 12:30 pm
WORKSHOPS (MiMedx: Wound and Integumentary Postsurgical Complications of the Diabetic Foot - Alberto Abrebaya, DPM Organogenesis: A Complete Portfolio to Manage and Heal Wounds: PuraPly AM, Apligraf, Dermagraft - Mark Couture, DPM; Stephen Nevins, DPM; Catherine Wittgen, MD, FACS)
12:30 am - 1:30 pm
1:30 - 2:10 pm
Wound Bed Preparation and Biofilm – A Look at the Role of Hypochlorous Acid – Wesley Yamada, DPM
2:10 - 2:40 pm
The Role of Circular Ex-Fix in Charcot Neuropathy – Mario Cala, DPM
2:40 - 3:10 pm
The Use of Amnion Membrane: The IHS Experience – Keith Goss, DPM
3:10 - 3:40 pm
3:40 - 4:00 pm
First Nations Limb Preservation Home Model Scott Brannan, MD, Co-founder, First Nations Limb Preservation Foundation
4:10 - 4:10 pm Christine White, DPM Award – Alan Streigold, DPM, Chief of Podiatry, Gallup Indian Medical Center
4:10 - 5:00 pm
IHS Podiatry Leadership Meeting
Wesley Yamada, DPM
5:00 pm Adjournment

Indian Health Services
Indian Health Services