Archive Seminars

Toes in the Sand 2018

Friday, August 17- Sunday, August 19

Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa
100 South Ocean Boulevard
Manalapan, FL 33462

Palm Beach County Podiatric Medical Association and Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine will host the 2018 Toes in the Sand Conference. Podiatric physicians will have the opportunity to explore innovations, treatments, and more with experienced lecturers at the conference.

9 hours of General
1 hour of Risk Management

Registration Information

  • Palm Beach County Members- FREE
  • FPMA Members- $249
  • Non- FPMA Members- $349
  • Life Members, Residents, or Students- FREE

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Lecturers

Brad Bakotic, DO, DPM
Podiatrist
Rhett Foundation Group

George Daniel, MD
Interventional Cardiologist
Private Practice (Boynton Beach)

Jonathan Greer, MD
Rheumatologist
Arthritis & Rheumatology Associates of Palm Beach

Bradley Lamm, DPM
Podiatrist
Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute

James Losito, DPM
Podiatrist/Professor
Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine

Benjamin Overley, DPM
Podiatrist
Tower Health Medical Group

Matthew Regulski, DPM
Podiatrist
Ocean County Foot & Ankle Surgical Associates, P.C.

William Scherer, DPM
Podiatrist
Bako Diagnostics

Schedule

Friday August 17, 2018 (5.5 CECH)
10:00 – 11 AMRegistration and Exhibit Hall
11:00 - 12 PM Dr. Jonathan Greer - “What’s New in Treatment of Gout?”
12:00 - 12:30 PMExhibit Break - Lunch
12:30 - 1:15 PMDr. Brad Lamm - "Treatment of Charcot Patients"
1:15 - 2:00 PM Dr. Brad Lamm - "Non surgical and Surgical Treatment of Equinus"
2:00 - 2:25 PMExhibit Break
2:25 - 3:25 PM

Residents's Forum

Harshil Patel, DPM - "Revision of Failed Total Ankle Replacement"

Regina Fiacco, DPM - "Synthetic Cartilage implant for Freiberg's of Lesser Metatarsals"

Kevin Tootle, DPM - "Surgical treatment of dislocated MPJ in Rheumatoid patient"

Brad Lind, DPM - "Posterior malleolus fractures, when and why to fixate"

3:25 - 3:45 PMExhibit Break
3:45 - 5:45 PMDr. William P. Scherer, DPM, MS. "Which lesions to Biopsy and how" Lecture /workshop
Saturday August 18, 2018 (4.5 CECH)
7:15 - 8:00 AMBreakfast at Exhibit Hall
8:00 - 8:40 AMGeorge Daniel, MD - " Having problems healing Venous Insufficiency Wounds? "
8:40 - 9:20 AMJames Losito, DPM - "Treatment Options for Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfuntion
9:20 - 9:45 AMExhibit Break
9:45 - 10:45 AMDr. Mathew Regulski - "The Effects of Remote Ischemic Pre-conditioning on Wound Healing"
12:20 - 12:55 PMBenjamin Overley, DPM - "Is 1st MPJ Arthrodesis the Gold Standard"
12:55 - 1:30 PMBenjamin Overley, DPM - "Non Arthrodesis Surgical Treatment of Flat Foot Deformity

At the conclusion of the seminar, Physicians will be able to:

  • Properly diagnose gout and apply appropriate treatments
  • Identify complex Charcot deformity and surgically treat that deformity
  • Diagnose Equinus and treat conservatively and surgically
  • Demonstrate competence in various surgical procedures for complicated foot and ankle conditions such as failed ankle replacement implants, Freiberg’s disease, and posterior malleolus fractures.
  • Demonstrate the basic principles for performing lower extremity skin Biopsies
  • Diagnose venous insufficiency wounds and related treatment options
  • Properly diagnose and treat posterior tibial tendon pathologies
  • Understanding the future direction of wound healing
  • Demonstrate the basic principles of wounds and timing of biopsies to avoid missed cancerous lesions
  • Demonstrate basic principles of arthrodesis and non-arthrodesis approach to Forefoot and flatfoot pathologies.

*Program objectives are subject to change

Accreditation

Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a sponsor of continuing education in podiatric medicine. The 2018 Toes in the Sand Conference offers 10 Continuing Education Contact Hours to licensed Podiatrists.

Faculty Disclosure

Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine, in accordance with accreditation requirements, will disclose any significant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services discussed in an education presentation and with any commercial supporters of the activity.

Certificate of Completion

Approximately two weeks following the seminar, you will receive a certificate of attendance via e-mail.

Cancellation Policy

Requests received by August 4, 2018: A full refund will be provided for all cancellations.

After August 4, 2018: No refunds will be provided. Exceptions will be considered for extenuating circumstances only, such as medical issues or a death in the family.

An alternate attendee from the same organization may be substituted at any time prior to the conference start with no penalty. However, if the original attendee is an active member (APMA and FPMA) and the alternate is not, the difference in member/non-member rate must be paid at the time of substitution.

Once a registration is made, it is considered final. Refunds will not be granted for no-shows.

Please contact Dr. Kristin Blanchet at 772-266-8499 or via e-mail at kristinblanchet@gmail.com or Jeavon Inniss at 305-899-3266 or via email at podiatrycme@barry.edu for any questions regarding conference registration and details.



The 28th Annual Agnes Seminar & FL Required License Renewal Courses

Saturday, February 10th, 2018

Barry University
Andreas Building, Rooms 111 & 112
11300 NE 2nd Avenue
Miami Shores, Florida 33161

The 28th Annual Agnes Seminar will be hosted by Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine and the Florida Podiatric Medical Student Association Class of 2020.

Eight (8) Continuing Education Contact Hours will be offered including the Florida Required License Renewal Courses for the 2018 biennium.

2 hours of Medical Errors
1 hour of Laws and Rules
1 hour of Risk Management
4 hours of General

Registration Information

Physician Registration (includes breakfast and lunch) - $195.00

Residents (with attending present) - FREE

BUSPM Students - FREE

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Lecturers

Curtis Anderson, MD
Interventional Radiologist
Florida Endovascular and Interventional

Steven R. Ballinger, Esq.
Adjunct Professor
Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine

Mario Cala, DPM
Residency Director, Barry University Jackson North Medical Center Residency Program
Assistant Professor
Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine

Cherison Cuffy, DPM
Assistant Professor
Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine

Daniela Farkas, DPM
Podiatrist
Foot and Ankle Sports Medicine

James Losito, DPM
Professor
Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine

Luis A. Rodriguez, DPM
Assistant Professor
Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine

Schedule

  • 7:30-7:50 am: Registration and Breakfast
  • 7:50-7:55 am: Welcome – Vanisaben Patel, FPMSA President-Elect
  • 7:55-8:00 am: Introduction – Albert Armstrong Jr., DPM, Dean, Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine
  • 8:00-9:00 am: Luis Rodriguez, DPM - Medial Errors I
  • 9:00-10:00 am: Cherison Cuffy, DPM - Medical Errors II
  • 10:00-11:00 am: Mario Cala, DPM – Charcot Foot Management
  • 11:00-12:00pm: Daniela Farkas, DPM – Treating Pediatric Flexible Flat Feet
  • 12:00-1:00 pm: Lunch/Break
  • 1:00-2:00 pm: James Losito, DPM – Achilles Tendinopathy in the Athlete
  • 2:00-3:00 pm: Curtis Anderson, MD – Advanced Techniques in Limb Salvage
  • 3:00-5:00 pm: Steven Ballinger, Esq. – Florida Laws and Rules Risk Management

At the conclusion of the seminar, Physicians will be able to:

  • Identify the most common medical and surgical errors
  • Recognize the importance of communication to prevent errors
  • Explain Root Cause Analysis and how it is used to improve patient care
  • Recognize the importance of reporting responsibilities and notifications
  • Identify podiatric liabilities, risk management techniques and strategies
  • Participate and assist counsel during litigation
  • Understand how to manage Charcot Foot
  • Learn how to recognize and treat pediatric flexible flat feet
  • Learn the latest advanced techniques in limb salvage
  • Understand how athletes get Achilles Tendinopathy and how to treat it

*Program objectives are subject to change

Accreditation

Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a sponsor of continuing education in podiatric medicine. The 28th Annual Agnes Seminar offers 8 Continuing Education Contact Hours to licensed Podiatrists.

Faculty Disclosure

Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine, in accordance with accreditation requirements, will disclose any significant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services discussed in an education presentation and with any commercial supporters of the activity.

Certificate of Completion

Approximately two weeks following the seminar, you will receive a certificate of attendance via e-mail.

Cancellation Policy

Refunds less a $50 processing fee will be given when written notification is received by January 31, 2018. No refunds will be given for no-shows. BUSPM reserves the right to cancel the seminar up to two weeks prior to the start date of the seminar. BUSPM will make every effort to inform the participants as soon as possible in the event of cancellation. At no time will BUSPM be responsible for any other cost that may have been incurred by the registrant.

If you do not receive a confirmation within 48 hours, please contact the CME office at 305-899-3266/3249 or via e-mail at agnesseminar@barry.edu.

Driving Instructions

Please visit our CME webpage
www.barry.edu/cme

Contact: Jeavon Inniss at jinniss@barry.edu or 305-899-3266