General Lectures

FRIDAY, JANUARY 19, 2018

 
   

8:00 - 9:00am 

DIAGNOSIS AND MEDICAL TREATMENT

Moderator: Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
8:00 – 8:15am    
Appropriate Empirical Antibiotic Coverage for Pre- and Post-operative Coverage and Diabetic Foot Infections
Nishant Prasad, MD
8:15 - 8:30am
Antibiotic Stewardship:  Should Antibiotics Be Stopped if Infection Cleared Clinically? What is the Future?
George D. Rodriquez, PharmD.
 
8:30 - 8:45am
Antibiotic Selection for the Treatment of MRSA skin and Skin Structure Infections
Sorana Segal-Maurer, MD
8:45 - 9:00am
Appropriate Antibiotic Coverage for Osteomyelitis: How Long and Parameters
Glenn S. Turrett, MD
 
   
 

9:00 - 10:00am

SURGICAL TREATMENT OF INFECTIONS

Moderator: Allen M. Jacobs, DPM,FACFAS            
9:00 - 9:20am
TIM: The Infected Osteotomy the Use of Beads, Spacers and Use of Induced Membrane Technique (Masquelet)
John M. Schuberth, DPM
9:20 - 9:40am
Diabetic Foot Infections: From the Infected Ulcer to Deep Soft Tissue Infections
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
9:40 - 10:00am
Preventing Postoperative Infections: MIPS vs. Reality
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
   

10:00 - 10:30am

MORNING BREAK

   

10:30 - 11:30am

DERMATOLOGY UPDATE             

Moderator: Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
10:30 - 10:50am 
The Evaluation and Management of the “Dystrophic” Nail: Evidence-Based Approach
Bryan Markinson, DPM 
10:50 - 11:10am
Laboratory Evaluation of Onychomycosis: What, if Anything, Do We Need in Reality?
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
11:10 - 11:30am
Dermoscopy of Acral Melanoma
Bryan Markinson, DPM 
   

11:30am - 12:00noon

UPDATES ON THE STANDARD AND ADVANCE ANKLE SURGERY PRIVILEGES 

New York State Board For Podiatry
Gregory Alergant, DPM
Joseph Anain, DPM
Victor Chen, DPM
Robert Eckles, DPM
Thania Fernandez
Joan Gavrilik
Pamela Karman, DPM
Michael Loshigian, DPM
David Simon
   

12:00noon - 1:00pm

LUNCH / CECH BREAK

   

1:00 - 3:00pm 

SPORTS

Moderator: Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
1:00 - 1:15pm
Weekend Athlete Injuries  
Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
1:15 - 1:30pm
Achilles Tendon Pathology and Rupture in the Athlete
John M. Schuberth, DPM
1:30 - 1:45pm
Ankle Sprains: Not Just a Sprain 
Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
1:45 - 2:00pm
Chronic Instability: Is it the Ankle or Subtalar Joint?
Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
2:00 - 2:15pm
Common Ankle Fractures in the Athlete 
John M. Schuberth, DPM
2:15 - 2:30pm
The Use of Arthroscopy in the Athlete
Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
2:30 - 2:45pm
Pediatric Injuries in the Competitive Athlete
John M. Schuberth, DPM
2:45 - 3:00pm 
Use of Orthotics and Bracing in the Athlete
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
   

3:00 - 3:30pm

AFTERNOON BREAK

   

3:30 - 4:30pm

BUNIONS

Moderator: John M. Schuberth, DPM
3:30 - 3:45pm
Triplane Bunion ….Really?  
John M. Schuberth, DPM
3:45 - 4:00pm
Large Displacement Correction with the Austin: Anything but a Lapidus
Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
4:00 - 4:15pm
Fixation in Bunion Surgery: What, When, Where and Cost
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
4:15 - 4:30pm
Hallux Rigidus: Evolution in Management
Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
   

4:30 - 5:30pm 

CONTROVERSIES AND COMPLICATIONS IN TRAUMA

Moderator: Charles Lombardi, DPM
4:30 - 4:45pm
Ankle Fracture Malunions
John M. Schuberth, DPM
4:45 - 5:00pm
The Posterior Malleolus Repair: Yes or No?
John M. Schuberth, DPM
5:00 - 5:15pm
Syndesmotic Repair: Yes or No?
John M. Schuberth, DPM
5:15 - 5:30pm
Neglected Lisfranc Injuries
John M. Schuberth, DPM
   

SATURDAY, JANUARY 20, 2018

 
   

8:00 - 10:00am

DIABETES

Moderator: Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
8:00 - 8:15am
Why Do Diabetics Get Neuropathy and What are the Best Medicinal Treatments?
Joseph Tibaldi, MD
8:15 - 8:30am
American Diabetes Association Standard of Care 2017
Samuel Arce, MD, FAAFP
8:30 - 8:45am
Comprehensive Diabetic Foot Examination
Samuel Arce, MD, FAAFP
8:45 - 9:00am
Complications of Diabetic Foot Surgery
John M. Schuberth, DPM
9:00 - 9:15am
Ankle Fractures in the Diabetic Patient: What’s so Different?
John Feder, MD
9:15 - 9:30am
Autonomic Neuropathy: Saving Limbs and Lives
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
9:30 - 9:45am
Panel Discussion + Q&A
9:45 - 10:00am
Podiatric Services Deliver Value and Improved Health Outcome
Vanessa M. Darmochwal, DPM
James R. Hanna, DPM
   

10:00 - 10:30am

MORNING BREAK

   

10:30am - 12:00noon

TRENDS IN PRACTICE

Moderator: Matthew Feldman, Esq.
10:30 - 10:50am Relative Value Units (RVU): What is Your Time and Effort Worth?
Jeffrey E. Rosen, MD
10:50 - 11:10am
Telemedicine and New York State Law
Matthew Feldman, Esq.
11:10 - 11:30am
Telemedicine and the VA
Wilma Hunt-Watts, DPM
11:30 - 11:50am
How do We Get Paid For Telemedicine?
Wilma Hunt-Watts, DPM
11:50am - 12noon Panel Discussion + Q&A
   

12:00noon - 1:00pm

LUNCH / CECH BREAK

   

1:00 - 2:00pm

HEEL PAIN 

Moderator: John M. Schuberth, DPM
1:00 - 1:15pm
The Biomechanics of the Plantar Fascia and How It Relates to Heel Pain
John M. Schuberth, DPM
1:15 - 1:30pm
Cortisone Injections: Do They Work?
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
1:30 - 1:45pm
PRP Injection for Heel Pain
Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
1:45 - 2:00pm
When is Surgery Indicated for Heel Pain and What Procedure?
John M. Schuberth, DPM
   

2:00 - 3:00pm

LESSER METATARSAL

Moderator: Steven M. Spinner, DPM
2:00 - 2:15pm
Predislocation Syndrome and Approaches for Plantar Plate Repair
Steven M. Spinner, DPM
2:15 - 2:30pm
Evolution in the Management of Neuromas
Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
2:30 - 2:45pm
Should I Perform Metatarsal Osteotomies for Plantar Forefoot Pain/ Lesions
John M. Schuberth, DPM
2:45 - 3:00pm
Role of Orthotics in Forefoot Pain
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
   

3:00 - 3:30pm

AFTERNOON BREAK

   

3:30 - 5:30pm

COMPLICATIONS

Moderator: Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
3:30 - 3:45pm
Management of the Failed Great Toe Implants
Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
3:45 - 4:00pm
Management of Failed Hammertoe Surgery
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
4:00 - 4:15pm
Management of Failed Bunion Surgery
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
4:15 - 4:30pm 
Complications of Subtalar Implants
Lawrence M. Oloff, DPM
4:30 - 4:45pm 
Management of Failed Ankle Implants
John M. Schuberth, DPM
4:45 - 5:00pm
The Neglected Calcaneal Fracture
John M. Schuberth, DPM
5:00 - 5:15pm
Management of Failed Ankle Fractures
John Feder, MD
5:15 - 5:30pm Panel Discussion + Q&A
   

SUNDAY, JANUARY 21, 2018

 
   

8:00 - 10:00am

MALPRACTICE: DEALING WITH HARSH REALITIES

Moderator: Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
8:00 - 8:15am
When is a Bad Outcome Malpractice?
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
8:15 - 8:30am 
Is This Case Malpractice? Perspective of the Expert Witness: What I look For
Steven M. Spinner, DPM
8:30 - 8:45am 
Is This Case Defensible? Viewpoint of the Defense Attorney
Matthew Feldman, Esq.
8:45 - 9:00am 
Captain of the Ship: When You are Responsible for the Actions of Others
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
9:00 - 9:15am
Does “Contributory Negligence” Save You From a Suit?
Matthew Feldman, Esq.
9:15 - 9:30am
The Most Common Documentation Errors That I See When Reviewing Charts in Malpractice Cases
Steven M. Spinner, DPM
9:30 - 10:00am Panel Discussion + Q&A
   

10:00 - 10:30am

MORNING BREAK

   

10:30am - 12:00noon

PODIATRY EDUCATION: THE BUCK STOPS HERE

Moderator: Charles Lombardi, DPM
10:30 - 10:50am
Corporate Influence in Podiatric Education
Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS
10:50 - 11:10am
Corporate Influence in the College of Podiatry
Michael J. Trepal, DPM, FACFAS
11:10 - 11:30am
Corporate Influence on APMA Supported CME Activities
Dyane E. Tower, DPM, MPH, MS
11:30 - 11:50am
Corporate Influence and Journal Publications
Barry Block, DPM, JD
11:50am - 12:00noon Panel Discussion + Q&A
   

12:00noon - 1:00pm

LUNCH / CECH BREAK

   

1:00 - 3:00pm

NYCPM TRACK

Moderator: Michael J. Trepal, DPM, FACFAS
1:00 - 1:20pm
Technological Advances Utilized in Endovascular Procedures for PAD Patients                                Prakash Krishnan, MD
1:20 - 1:40pm
How to Approach Neoplasms of Foot and Ankle
 Michael J. Trepal, DPM, FACFAS
1:40 - 2:00pm
Use of Computational Modeling to Understand Surgical Impact upon Joint Mechanics:Knee and 1st MTPJ" 
Howard Hillstrom, PhD
2:00 - 2:20pm
Biomechanical Evaluation and Injury Correlation in the West Point Basketball Team
Col. Michael Neary, DPM
2:20 - 2:40pm
Insertional Achilles Tendinopathy
 Kevin T. Jules, DPM, FACFAS
2:40 - 3:00pm
Charcot Arthropathy: A Diagnostic Enigma?
Steven Alchermes, DPM
   

3:00 - 3:30pm

AFTERNOON BREAK

   

3:30 - 5:00pm

NYCPM TRACK

Moderator: Michael J. Trepal, DPM, FACFAS
3:30 - 3:50pm
Osteochondral Defects of the Talus
Thomas Vitale, DPM, FACFAS
3:50 -4:10pm
The 90-90-90 Target to End AIDS: The DPM Role
Peter Barbosa, PhD
4:10 - 4:30pm 
Balanced Amputations in Diabetics
Samuel Adegboyega, DPM
4:30 - 4:50pm 
Ankle Arthroscopy: Efficacy and Evidence
Karim Badawy, DPM
4:50 - 5:00pm 
Q&A and Panel Discussion