Long Island Practice Summit - Biomechanics Track

Digital Marketing Track Biomechanics Track Quality of Care Track Faculty Venue / Hotel About the Meeting Doctor Registration Exhibitor Registration

Morning session

Faculty (In alphabetical Order)

Michael Brody DPM
David Freedman DPM
Lawrence Huppin DPM
Allen Jacobs DPM
Josh White DPM

Learning Objectives for the Biomechanics Track:
To improve the clinical knowledge of attendees to better enable the provision of quality care to patients
To understand the value of implementation of a Falls Prevention Program into their clinical practice
To understand the value of the Comprehensive Diabetic Foot Examination in preventing ulcers in their patient population

Intended Audience:
Medical Providers and Students who care for patients with Foot Pathology

7:00 - 8:00 PICA Risk Management Lecture
8:00 – 8:45 Leveraging the CDFE to Optimize Your Diabetic Shoe Program
8:45 – 9:30 Tissue Stress Theory: Practical Biomechanical Therapy for the Foot
9:30 – 10:00 Morning Coffee Break
10:00 – 10:40 Friction management of the diabetic and athlete foot.
10:40-11:20 TBD
11:20 – 12:00 New Biomechanics Technologies: Digital Casting and Gait Analysis Apps for iPad and Android.
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch Break

Afternoon Session

1:00 – 1:40 The cavus foot and what does the medical literature tell us about orthotic therapy.
1:40 – 2:20 Evaluation of the Neurologic Gait
2:20 – 3:00 Orthotic Prescriptions and Modifications for Specific Sports: Soccer, Skiing and More
3:00 – 3:30 Afternoon Coffee Break
3:30 – 4:15 Podiatrists' Role in the STEADI Falls Prevention Program
4:15 – 5:00 How are hallux limitus, hallux valgus and hallux riditus related pathomechanically. What are the orthotic objectives?

CME Online is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. CME Online has approved this activity for a maximum of 8.5 continuing education contact hours.