Bryan D Caldwell, DPM, MD

Education

MD (Doctor of Medicine)
International University of Health Sciences School of Medicine Basseterre Saint Kitts and Nevis April 2017

Clinical clerkships: University Hospitals Health System Cleveland, OH: Internal Medicine (12 weeks), Emergency Medicine (4 weeks), Surgery (12 weeks), Rheumatology (4 weeks), Hyperbaric Medicine (6 weeks), Radiology (6 weeks), Pediatrics (7 weeks), Endocrinology (3 weeks), Psychiatry (8 weeks), Family Medicine (6 weeks), Cardiovascular Medicine (6 weeks), Obstetrics/Gynecology (6 weeks – Clinton Memorial Hospital)

  • United States Medical Licensing Examination STEP 1 Pass - Score 226, April 4th, 2012
  • United States Medical Licensing Examination STEP 2 CK Pass - Score 247, May 26th, 2015
  • United States Medical Licensing Examination STEP 2 CS Pass – March 13th, 2017
  • ECFMG Certification July 2017
  • United States Medical Licensing Examination STEP 3 Pass - Score 237, March 4th and 10th, 2019

Master of Science (Molecular Biology)
University of Notre Dame South Bend, Indiana May 1994

DPM (Doctor of Podiatric Medicine)
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Cleveland, Ohio May 1989

Bachelor of Arts (Biology/Natural Sciences)
University of South Florida Tampa, Florida May 1985 (awarded 1987 accelerated binary degree)

Academic Appointments

Dean
Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine, Miami Shores, Florida, August 2019-Present

Assistant Dean of Clinical Education and Operations
Kent State University Independence, Ohio July 2012-July 2019

Interim Dean, College of Podiatric Medicine
Kent State University Independence, Ohio Oct 2013-June 2014

Dean of Clinical Education and Operations
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Cleveland, Ohio Jul 2009-Jun 2012

Assistant Dean of Clinical Education
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Cleveland, Ohio Jul 2002-Jun 2009

Department Chairperson of Podiatric Medicine and Biomechanics
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Cleveland, Ohio Jul 2007-Jun 2009

Professor
Kent State University Kent, Ohio Jul 2012 - July 31, 2019
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio Jul 2004-Jun 2012

Associate Professor
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Cleveland, Ohio Jul 1999-Jun 2004

Assistant Professor
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Cleveland, Ohio Aug 1994-Jun 1999

Other Positions and Appointments

  • University Hospitals Richmond Medical Center, Richmond Heights, Ohio 1996-Present
  • Medical Staff - Sister Mary and Joseph Home for the Aged Warrensville Heights, Ohio 1998-2013
  • Medical Staff - Kindred Hospital Cleveland Heights, Ohio 2007-2011
  • Podiatrist- Concordia Care PACE Cleveland Heights, Ohio 2007-2010
  • Private Practice - Beachwood Foot and Ankle Center Beachwood, Ohio 1995-1999
  • Podiatric Medicine Residency Director - University Hospitals Richmond Heights July 1995-June 1999, July 2002-June 2006
  • Podiatric Medicine Residency Director - Cleveland Clinic Foundation July 1999-June 2002
  • St. Vincent’s Medical Center Riverside July 1991-June 1992
  • Orange Park Medical Center July 1991-June1992
  • Private Practice - Westside Foot and Ankle Clinic Jacksonville, Florida 1991-1992
  • Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Resident: Florida Hospital, Orlando, Florida 1989-1991

Certification and Licensure

  • Mental Health First Aid USA Provider National Council for Behavioral Health May 2017
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Certification – Renewal Jan 2019
  • Basic Life Support Certification – Renewal Jan 2019
  • Kent State University Institute for Excellence Class of 2013 - Administrator Certification
  • Physician Executive Leadership Academy Fellow - Case Western Reserve University
  • School of Medicine/Weatherhead School of Management 2000-2002
  • American Board of Podiatric Medicine September 1997, Recertified 2007, Recertified 2017

Honors and Awards

  • 2017 Third Place Large Case Series Poster Presentation: Commercial Multiplex PCR Diagnosis of Onychomycosis, July 2017, American Podiatric Medical Association Annual Scientific Meeting.
  • 2014-2016 International University of Health Sciences Dean’s Clinical Clerkship Honor Roll
  • 2010-2011 International University of Health Sciences Dean’s Preclinical Honor Roll
  • 2008 Ohio Magazine Excellence in Education
  • 2003 Faculty Member of the Year Award
  • 1998 Faculty Member of the Year Award
  • 1989 Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Valedictorian Award
  • 1988 Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Academic Scholarship
  • 1988 Pi Delta Honor Society inductee
  • 1987 Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Academic Scholarship
  • 1986 Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Academic Scholarship
  • 1985 University of South Florida Dean's List
  • 1984 University of South Florida Superior Academic Achievement Award
  • 1984 University of South Florida Dean's List
  • 1983 University of South Florida Dean's List
  • 1982 University of South Florida Dean's List
  • 1982 Themis Honor Society inductee
  • 1982 University of South Florida Academic Scholarship

Committee Service

  • Health Informatics Advisory Council, Kent State University
  • Strategic Planning Committee, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
  • President’s Administrative Council, Kent State University
  • Academic Council, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Clinical Operations Committee, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Clinical Education Committee, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Curriculum Committee, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Corporate Compliance and Billing Committee, Kent State University College of Podiatric
  • Medicine
  • Deans and Officers Committee, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Kent State University Athletics Leadership Academy Mentor
  • Cleveland Clinic Community Physician Partnership Hearing Panel
  • CSEC-APMLE Clinical Skills Exam Pilot Committee
  • Editorial Board - The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Editorial Board - The Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association
  • HIPAA Compliance Privacy Officer, Cleveland Foot and Ankle Clinic
  • Enrollment Management Committee, Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine

Educational Courses/Activities

Preceptor – Kent State University College of Nursing Family and Adult/Gerontology Nurse

Practitioner students NURS 61292 Primary Care I: Adults 2017 - Present

Medicine Course (Cardiopulmonary, Endocrinology, Infectious Disease, Rheumatology,

Nephrology, Gastrointestinal sections lecturer and course coordinator) – Kent State

University College of Podiatric Medicine June 2017 - Present

Foot and Ankle Examination - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Physician Assistant Program 2016, 2017

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Physicians Speaker Trainer 2015

Podiatric Medicine Course (Infectious Disease and Pain Management sections) - Kent State

University College of Podiatric Medicine 2012-Present

Monthly Clinical Pathology Conferences: Neurological Diseases; Diabetes mellitus/DKA -

Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine 2012-2018

Infectious Disease, Wound Care, Clinical Pharmacology, Vascular Medicine lectures - Ohio

College of Podiatric Medicine, 1994-2012

Physical Diagnosis of the Lower Extremity - Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine 1994-2000

Pathology: Molecular Diagnostics and Human Genetics - Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine 1995-2002

Research Grants

Caldwell B, Kawalec J: Multiplex PCR with Pyrosequencing in the Diagnosis of Onychomycosis. Role:
Principal Investigator. Grant: $32708 OCPM Foundation. Dates: 2015-2017

Williams A, Caldwell B, Carroll J et al: Nonvisual Foot Examination for People with Diabetes and Visual Impairment. Source: NIH. Grants $181,487, $235,323. Role: CoInvestigator. Dates: 2012-2014

Caldwell B, Carroll J: Evaluation of the Use of MACROESIS™ Drug Delivery System in the Treatment of Onychomycosis: A Proof-of-Concept Study. Grant: Buckeye Medical. Grant: $17,150. Role: Principal Investigator. Dates: February 2012-2014

Williams A, Caldwell B, Carroll J et al: Nonvisual Foot Inspection for People with Visual Impairment. Source: IDF. Grant $13,728. Role: Co-Investigator. Dates: 2010-2012

Carroll J, Caldwell B: Prospective, Randomized Blinded Multicenter, Parallel Study Comparing Transdermal, Continuous Oxygen Delivery to Moist Wound Therapy in the treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers. Source: Ogenix. Grant $53,474. Role: Site Principal Investigator. Dates: 2009-2011

Publications

Meehan R, Kawalec J, Caldwell B, Putman D: Proficiency of First-Year Podiatric Medical Residents in the Use of Electronic Medical Records. Perspectives in Health Information Management, Winter 2018 1-14

Bodman M, Blazer M, Caldwell B, Johnson R: Clinical clearing of moderate and severe onychomycosis with the Nd:YAG 1064nm laser and post treatment prevention with tolnaftate. Foot and Ankle Online Journal, March 2017 10(1): 3.

Elewski B, Gupta AK, Rosen T, Caldwell BD, et al: Onychomycosis: Does Cure Equate to Treatment Success? Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, May 2016 15(5): 626-32.

Gupta AK, Elewski BE, Rosen T, Caldwell B, et al: Onychomycosis: Strategies to Minimize Recurrence. Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, March 2016 15(3):279-82.

Markinson B, Caldwell B: Efinaconazole topical solution 10%: efficacy in onychomycosis patients with co-existing tinea pedis, Journal of the Podiatric Medical Association, September/October 2015 Vol 106 No 5

Caldwell BD, Katz R, Pascarella G: The Utilization of Focused EMR Forms for the Improvement of Health Care Outcomes, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, July/August 2011 Vol 101 No 4

Caldwell BD, Bikowski J: A Practical Approach to Management of Podiatric Skin Conditions. Practical Dermatology 5(5); 48-52, May 2008

Caldwell B, Hughes T, Hughes, M: Molecular Quantification of Human B-glucuronidase Levels in Vohwinkel’s Syndrome, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, March 2001 Vol 91 No 3

Berlin SJ, Albreski DA, Caldwell, BC, Del Rosso, JQ, Rosen T: Podiatric Care of Mycotic Infections in the Diabetic Patient: Maximizing Your Practice in Today’s Healthcare Environment, Clinical Trends, June 2001 Vol 1 No 1

VanCourt RB, Byron SE, Ali SJ, and Caldwell BD: Fracture Mechanics: A Review and Comparison Study of Torsional Stress on Bone, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, April 2000 Vol 90 No 4

Poullion J, Caldwell B: The Risk of Tetanus in Podiatric Medicine, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, July 1998 Vol 88 No 7 p 349.

Caldwell B: Calf Pain in a Recreational Basketball Player: Soleus Rupture, The Physician and Sportsmedicine, January 1997 Vol 25 No 1 p 73.

Caldwell B, Marrochello V: Microembolization from Atheroembolic Disease or Aneurysm: A Case Study, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, June 1996 Vol 86 No 6 p 249.

Caldwell B: The Genetics of Split Hand/Split Foot, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, June 1996 Vol 86 No 6 p 244

Caldwell B, Kushner D: Kaposi’s sarcoma vs. Bacillary angiomatosis, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, June 1996 Vol 86 No 6 p 260.

Kushner D, Caldwell B: Hand, Foot, & Mouth Disease, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, June 1996 Vol 86 No 6 p257.

Caldwell B: Periungual and Subungual Fibromas of Tuberous Sclerosis, Consultant, July 1996 Vol 36 No. 7 p 1590

Caldwell B, Kushner D: Photoclinic of Kaposi Sarcoma, Nodular form, Consultant, January 1995 Vol. 35 No. 1 p117.

Books, Chapters, and Reviews

Osher L, Caldwell B: Bone Tumors of the Foot and Ankle in Comprehensive Textbook of Foot Surgery 3rd Edition, McGlamry ED, Banks, AS, Downey MS; 2012

Caldwell B: The Podiatric Primer of Infectious Disease and Antimicrobial Therapy, Pedinol Pharmacal, 2006 - 2010

McCarthy DJ, Caldwell B: Podiatric Dermatology, In Principles of Podiatric Medicine Second Edition, Hetherington V, Levy L; Datatrace Publishing, Brooklandville, Maryland, 2006

Caldwell B, Adamov D: Infectious Disease, In Principles of Podiatric Medicine Second Edition, Hetherington V, Levy L; Datatrace Publishing, Brooklandville, Maryland, 2006

Caldwell, B: Infections in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Part II: National Board Review Pearls of Wisdom, 2nd ed., Kushner, D, editor. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2006, 2001

Poster Presentations

Uchmanowicz K, Caldwell B, Kawalec J: Commercial Multiplex PCR Diagnosis of Onychomycosis, July 2017, American Podiatric Medical Association Annual Scientific Meeting. Nashville, Tennessee.

Meehan R, Kawalec J, Caldwell B, Putman D: Preparedness of New PGY1 Podiatric Medical Residents in Electronic Medical Records, July 2016. American Podiatric Medical Association Annual Scientific Meeting. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Markinson B, Caldwell B: Efinaconazole Topical Solution, 10%: Efficacy in Onychomycosis Patients with co-existing Tinea Pedis, October 2014. Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference. Las Vegas, Nevada

Williams A, Caldwell B, Kawalec J: Nonvisual Foot Examination for People with Visual Impairment, June 2014. American Diabetes Association’s 74th Scientific Sessions Conference. San Francisco, California

Williams A, Caldwell B, Kawalec J: Nonvisual Foot Inspection for People with Visual Impairment, June 2013. American Diabetes Association’s 73rd Scientific Sessions Conference. Chicago, Illinois

Caldwell B, Markinson B: A Critical Assessment of Risk vs. Benefit of Antifungal Therapies, February 2002. American Academy of Dermatology 60th Annual Meeting New Orleans, Louisiana

Invited Lectures/Presentations/Public Speaking Engagements (recent compendium)

International:

Strategic Management of Foot Infections
The Foot and Ankle Renaissance at Kent State University, May 24th, 2018
Florence, Italy

Rheumatology, Foot Pain, and Deformity: Prevention by Early Detection The Foot and Ankle Renaissance at Kent State University, May 26th, 2018 Florence, Italy

National:

Perioperative Considerations for Foot and Ankle Surgery
Northeast Ohio Academy of Podiatric Medicine Seminar at Sea February 4th, 2019

Disease of the Liver and Gallbladder
Northeast Ohio Academy of Podiatric Medicine Seminar at Sea February 7th, 2019

Rheumatology, Foot Pain, and Deformity: Prevention by Early Detection and Proper Referral. Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine/Cleveland Clinic Foundation 2018 Southeast National Conference, December 7th, 2018 Orlando Florida

Medical Management of Osteomyelitis. Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine/Cleveland Clinic Foundation 2018 Southeast National Conference, December 7th, 2018 Orlando Florida

Toenail Onychomycosis and Diabetes: A Population of Significance Midwest Podiatry Conference, April 1st, 2016, Chicago, Illinois

Onychomycosis of the toenails: Pathophysiology, Epidemiology, Treatment Options, and Setting Patient Treatment Expectations

New York Podiatric Medical Association, October 20th, 2015, Albany, New York Molecular Diagnosis of Fungal Disease using Advanced Pyrosequencing techniques February 21st, 2014 Kent State University CPM 5th Annual Southeast Regional Conference Orlando, Florida

Antibiotic Management using Advanced Molecular Techniques March 7th, 2013 Kent State University CPM 4th Annual Southeast Regional Conference, Orlando, Florida

Management of Gout – What’s New? February 26th, 2012
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Southeast Regional Conference, Orlando, Florida

Molecular Diagnosis of Infections February 25th, 2011
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Southeast Regional Conference, Orlando, Florida

Regional:

Antibiotic Update October 26th, 2018
Northeast Ohio Academy of Podiatric Medicine Fall Classic Seminar, Cleveland, Ohio

Infectious Disease Update October 26th, 2018
Northeast Ohio Academy of Podiatric Medicine Fall Classic Seminar, Cleveland, Ohio

Medical Management of Osteomyelitis August 18th, 2018
Kent State University CPM North Coast Foot and Ankle Symposium, Independence, Ohio

Management of Foot Infections August 17th, 2018
Kent State University CPM North Coast Foot and Ankle Symposium, Independence, Ohio

SLE and Autoimmunity: A Primer for DPMs October 28th, 2017
Northeast Ohio Academy of Podiatric Medicine Fall Classic Seminar, Cleveland, Ohio

Rheumatology Update October 28th, 2017
Northeast Ohio Academy of Podiatric Medicine Fall Classic Seminar, Cleveland, Ohio

Podiatric Dermatology cases: The Importance of Biopsy and Dermoscopy October 28th, 2017
Northeast Ohio Academy of Podiatric Medicine Fall Classic Seminar, Cleveland, Ohio

Pharmacology in Clinical Podiatric Medicine October 28th, 2017
Northeast Ohio Academy of Podiatric Medicine Fall Classic Seminar, Cleveland, Ohio

Antibiotic Management using Advanced Molecular Techniques
APMA Region IV Mid-Eastern Seminar, June 7th, 2013, Columbus, Ohio

Improving Outcomes of Diabetic Wound Healing with Appropriate Studies June 10th, 2011
American Podiatric Medical Association Region IV Mid-Eastern Seminar, Columbus, OH

The Molecular Diagnosis of Lower Extremity Infections April 22nd, 2010
OCPM Southern Exposure Regional Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio

Antibiotics for Chronically Infected Wounds: Update 2010 April 22nd, 2010
OCPM Southern Exposure Regional Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio

Management of Diabetic Ulcers May 10th, 2010
Cleveland Clinic Huron Hospital Grand Rounds, East Cleveland, Ohio

Webinar Presentations:

Medscape Infectious Diseases CME: Before and After: Real Patient Cases in Onychomycosis
with Boni Elewski, MD and Antonella Tosti, MD, September 24th, 2017

Medscape Infectious Diseases CME: Multidisciplinary Perspectives in Diagnosis and Treatment Selection in Dermatologic Fungus with Boni Elewski, MD and Antonella Tosti, MD, December 9th, 2015

The Latest Antimicrobial Agents in the Treatment of Foot Infections
American Podiatric Medical Association, March 3, 2015

Community Service

  • Ohio Foot and Ankle Medical Foundation 2018 Gerard V Yu, DPM Scientific Paper
  • Competition Judge Columbus, Ohio
  • African American Cultural Festival 2017 Akron, Ohio
  • John Carroll University Annual Health Fair 2010 - 2017
  • American Red Cross Go Red for Women Health and Wellness Fair 2015 Cleveland, Ohio
  • Cleveland Hispanic Convention Health Fair 2013 Cleveland, Ohio
  • Lupus Foundation of America Walk to End Lupus Now 2013 Cleveland, Ohio
  • Merrick House Neighborhood Center Health Fair 2011 Cleveland, Ohio
  • Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland Health Fair 2011 Cleveland, Ohio
  • General Electric Employee Health Fair 2011 Cleveland, Ohio
  • Cleveland Sight Center Lecture on Diabetes and the Foot 2011 Cleveland, Ohio
  • Cleveland Homeless Stand Down 2004, 2010
  • Chardon Schools Research Foundation Project Reviewer 2006 Chardon, Ohio