Agenda

October 2-5, 2024

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Wednesday October 02, 2024

  • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    Innovations in Negative Pressure Wound Therapy: Hands-On Workshop

  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

    Innovation Theater Lunch (Non-Accredited)

  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

    Leg Ulcer and Compression Day

  • 5:15 PM – 6:45 PM

    Innovation Theater Dinner (Non-Accredited)

Thursday October 03, 2024

  • 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM

    Innovation Theater Breakfasts (Non-Accredited)

  • 9:10 AM – 9:20 AM

    Opening Ceremony

  • 9:20 AM – 10:20 AM

    Keynote Address

  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    AMP Session-Multi-Disciplinary Team Approach

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Cyaandi DoveDPM
    • Speaker
      • Elizabeth GenoveseMD, MS, FACS, RPVI
      • George PliagasMD, FACS, FRCSC
      • Stephanie WoelfelPT, DPT, CWS
      • Venita ChandraMD
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    Standard and Evidenced-Based Advanced Care for Venous Ulcers

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Karen BauerDNP, CWS, FAAWC
    • Speaker
      • Kristen AlixMS, AGACNP-BC, ANP-BC, CVN
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    NPIAP: The Forces of Evil: A Deep Dive into the Current Understanding of Pressure and Shear

    • Speaker
      • David BrienzaPhD
      • Michele DeppischPT, CWS, FACCWS
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    Atypical Infections: How to Identify, Culture, and Treat

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Andrea MaderalMD
    • Speaker
      • Jennifer AdamsMD, FAAD, DTM&H
  • 11:40 AM – 1:10 PM

    Industry-Supported Symposium & Innovation Theater Lunches

  • 1:20 PM – 2:20 PM

    AMP Session-Basics of PAD Epidemiology

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Elizabeth GenoveseMD, MS, FACS, RPVI
    • Speaker
      • Cyaandi DoveDPM
      • George PliagasMD, FACS, FRCSC
  • 1:20 PM – 2:20 PM

    Nutrition Optimization: The Crucial Component for Enhanced Wound Recovery

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Maritza MolinaRDN
    • Speaker
      • Amy WilkeMS, RD, LD, CNSC
  • 1:20 PM – 2:20 PM

    NPIAP: The Anatomy of a Lawsuit - It's Just One Thing

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Lee RuotsiMD, ABWMS, CWS-P, UHM
    • Speaker
      • Joyce BlackPhD, RN
  • 1:20 PM – 4:40 PM

    Overcoming Challenges in Assessing and Managing Lower Extremity Wounds: Hands-On Workshop

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Pamela ScarboroughPT, DPT, CWS, FAAWC
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    AMP Session-The Future of CLTI Treatment to Come

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • George PliagasMD, FACS, FRCSC
    • Speaker
      • Elizabeth GenoveseMD, MS, FACS, RPVI
      • Venita ChandraMD
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    WoundBusters

    • Moderator
      • Frank AvilesPT, CWS, FACCWS, CLT-LANA, AWCC, DAPWCA
      • Windy ColeDPM
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    NPIAP: From the Dregs of Despair to a Positive Outcome: Cased Based Pressure Injury Session (Heels and Scars)

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • David AlperDPM
  • 3:40 PM – 4:40 PM

    AMP Session-Endovascular Therapy and Surgical Approaches

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Venita ChandraMD
    • Speaker
      • Cyaandi DoveDPM
      • George PliagasMD, FACS, FRCSC
      • Stephanie WoelfelPT, DPT, CWS
  • 3:40 PM – 4:40 PM

    Treating Soft Tissue and Bone Infections in Patients with Diabetes

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Lawrence LaveryDPM, MPH
    • Speaker
      • Laila CastellinoMD, FIDSA
  • 3:40 PM – 4:40 PM

    NPIAP: When to Heal with Cold Steel: Surgical Repair for Pressure Injury

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Peter ArnoldMD, PhD, FACS
  • 4:45 PM – 6:45 PM

    Grand Opening of Exhibit Hall & Cocktail Reception

Friday October 04, 2024

  • 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM

    Industry-Supported Symposium & Innovation Theater Breakfasts

  • 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM

    Industry-Supported Symposium: Effective Utilization of CAMPS for Wound Closure: Intersecting Evidence with Clinical Decision Making

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Robert KirsnerMD, PhD, FAAD
    • Speaker
      • Daniel DavisDPM
  • 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

    Poster Viewing

  • 9:10 AM – 10:10 AM

    IWII Session: An International Look at Wound Cleansing

    • Moderator
      • Dot WeirRN, CWON, CWS
    • Speaker
      • Terry SwansonNP
  • 9:10 AM – 10:10 AM

    Creating Objectivity in Wound Healing-What Labs and Imaging Should You Order for Your Patient

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Scott CovingtonMD, FACS, CWSP
    • Speaker
      • Dawn FranceschinaPT, DPT, CWS
  • 9:10 AM – 10:10 AM

    NPIAP: What About Me? Failure in PI Care at Home

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Sue CreehanMSN, RN, CWON
  • 9:10 AM – 10:10 AM

    Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Updates in Medical and Surgical Treatments

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Venessa Peña-RobichauxMD
    • Speaker
      • Ernest ChiuMD, FACS
  • 10:20 AM – 11:20 AM

    Name that Rash: Illustrative Interactive Cases

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Robert KirsnerMD, PhD, FAAD
  • 10:20 AM – 11:20 AM

    Wound pH: What Does it Mean? How is it Measured? How Can You Change it?

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Dot WeirRN, CWON, CWS
    • Speaker
      • Terry SwansonNP
  • 10:20 AM – 11:20 AM

    NPIAP: Deep Tissue Injury: An Update What Went Wrong? Root Cause Analysis

    • Speaker
      • Joyce BlackPhD, RN
  • 10:20 AM – 11:20 AM

    Aging Skin: What Wound Healers Need to Know

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Daniel FedermanMD
    • Speaker
      • Shasa HuMD
  • 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

    Industry-Supported Symposium: The Wound Infection Hour

    • Speaker
      • Abigail ChaffinMD, FACS, CWSP, MAPWCA
      • Dot WeirRN, CWON, CWS
  • 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM

    Lunch with Exhibitors (Lunch Served until 2:30 PM)

  • 3:10 PM – 3:35 PM

    RAPID FIRE: Podiatry for Non-Podiatrists

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Robert KleinDPM, FACFAS, CWS
  • 3:10 PM – 3:35 PM

    RAPID FIRE: 21st Century NPWT

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Mary Anne ObstRN, BSN, CCRN, CWON, CWS
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    3:10 PM – 5:55 PM

    PI Prevention and Treatment Symposium and Workshop

    • 3:10 PM – 3:35 PM
      NPIAP RAPID FIRE: Diagnostic Tools that Matter: Labs and Imaging, New and Old
    • 3:45 PM – 4:10 PM
      NPIAP RAPID FIRE: Pressure Injury Prevention and Treatment: Engaging the Interdisciplinary Team
    • 4:10 PM – 5:55 PM
      Hands-On Skills Lab
  • 3:45 PM – 4:10 PM

    RAPID FIRE: Exudate Management: Dressings and Beyond

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Dot WeirRN, CWON, CWS
  • 3:45 PM – 4:10 PM

    RAPID FIRE: Skin Grafting Options

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Richard SimmanMD, FACS, FACCWS
  • 4:20 PM – 4:45 PM

    RAPID FIRE: Oral Abstracts

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Oscar AlvarezPhD, CCT, FAPWCA
  • 4:20 PM – 4:45 PM

    RAPID FIRE: Managing the Ambulatory Burn Patient

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Maria GoddardMD, CWS, MAPWCA
  • 4:55 PM – 5:55 PM

    RAPID FIRE: Poster Talks

    • Moderator
      • Anthony TicknerDPM FRCPS, FACCWS,FAPWH
      • Emily GreensteinARPN, CNP, CWON-AP, FACCWS
  • 5:00 PM – 6:15 PM

    Innovation Theater Reception (Non-Accredited)

  • 6:15 PM – 7:30 PM

    Poster Reception

Saturday October 05, 2024

  • 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM

    Innovation Theater Breakfast (Non-Accredited)

  • 9:10 AM – 10:10 AM

    Case in Point: Atypical Wounds

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Andrea MaderalMD
    • Speaker
      • Jennifer AdamsMD, FAAD, DTM&H
  • 9:10 AM – 10:10 AM

    Microsurgery and Reattachment

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Sik NamgoongMD, PhD
  • 9:10 AM – 10:10 AM

    Offloading Foot Ulcers - What's Known, What's New

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Stephanie WoelfelPT, DPT, CWS
    • Speaker
      • Laura ShinDPM, PhD
  • 9:10 AM – 10:10 AM

    CTPs and Matrices: Sorting Through the Confusion

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Joshua MervisMD
  • 10:20 AM – 11:20 AM

    Case in Point: Surgery for Diabetic Foot Ulcers

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Haywan ChiuDPM
  • 10:20 AM – 11:20 AM

    Business of Wound Care: CTPs Meshing Effectiveness and Reimbursement

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Eric LulloveDPM CWSP DABLES FAPWH(c) FFPM RCPS(Glasg)
    • Speaker
      • Leah AmirMS, MHA
  • 10:20 AM – 11:20 AM

    Navigating Challenging Patient Encounters

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Lee RuotsiMD, ABWMS, CWS-P, UHM
  • 10:20 AM – 11:20 AM

    WHS Early Career Faculty Award

    • Speaker
      • Artem TrotsyukMS
      • Arthur Tarricone
  • 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

    Innovation Theater Workshops (Non-Accredited)

  • 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

    Innovation Spotlight (Non-Accredited)

  • 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

    Lunch with Exhibitors (Lunch Served until 1:30 PM)

  • 2:10 PM – 3:10 PM

    Case in Point: Lymphedema Challenges

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Suzie EhmannDPT, PhD, CWS, CLWT, CLT-LANA
    • Speaker
      • Brandy McKeownOTR/L, CLT-LANA, CLWT
  • 2:10 PM – 3:10 PM

    Business of Wound Care: Challenges in Hyperbaric Medicine: Credentialling, Audits and Documentation

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Helen GellyMD
  • 3:20 PM – 4:20 PM

    Case in Point: Challenging Ostomy and Fistula Management

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Mary Anne ObstRN, BSN, CCRN, CWON, CWS
    • Speaker
      • Angela KwanPT, DPT, CWS, Board Certified Wound Management Clinical Specialist
  • 3:20 PM – 4:20 PM

    Business of Wound Care: The Secret to Passing Payer Audits: “Paint the Picture of Each Encounter” With Thorough Documentation

    • Moderator/Speaker
      • Kathleen SchaumMS