INFORMATION FOR PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES
(Final Schedule of Lecture Presentations Subject to Change and
will be Published and Distributed each morning of the Seminar)
 
BRADLEY W. BAKOTIC, D.P.M., D.O.
  • Diplomate, Dermatopathology, American Board of Pathology/American Board of Dermatology
  • Diplomate, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology
  • Fellow, College of American Pathologists, Fellow, Academy of Physicians in Wound Healing
  • Board Member, American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management
  • Advisory Board, International Foot & Ankle Foundation
  • Faculty, Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine, New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, and Western University of Health Sciences
 
ALAN l. BASS, D.P.M.
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine
  • Diplomat, Board Certified, American Board of Podiatric Medicine
  • Senior Consultant, NEMO Health Consulting
  • Private practice, Manalapan, New Jersey
 
BRYAN D. CALDWELL, D.P.M., M.D.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Medicine
  • Assistant Dean of Clinical Education and Operations, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, Independence, Ohio
  • Professor, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, Independence, Ohio
 
MICHAEL B. CANALES, D.P.M.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Residency Program Director & Division Chief of Podiatry, St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Adjunct Faculty, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, Independence, Ohio
  • St. Vincent Charity Hospital Spine and Orthopedic Institute, Cleveland Ohio
 
TERESA L. CARMAN, M.D. MSVM
  • Diplomat, American Board of Vascular Medicine
  • Director, Vascular Medicine, Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute, Medical Director, Center for Wound Care at Cleveland Medical Center, Medical Director, Anticoagulation Management Service, Co-Medical Director, Vascular Rehabilitation Program, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio
 
M. STACIA DEARMIN, M.D.
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Litigation Stress Management Consultant and Founder, Thrive: Insight, Education, Support
  • Faculty, Division of Emergency Services, Akron Children’s Hospital, Akron Ohio
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, Ohio
 
LAWRENCE A. DiDOMENICO, D.P.M.
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Director of Fellowship Training Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgical Fellowship, Ankle & Foot Care Centers, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, Youngstown, Ohio
  • Adjunct Professor, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, Independence, Ohio
  • Director of Residency Training, East Liverpool City Hospital, East Liverpool, Ohio
  • Group private practice, Ankle and Foot Care Centers, Youngstown, Ohio
 
ALBERT S. DUNN, D.O.
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedics
  • American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedics Section of Sports Medicine
  • Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Surgeon, Precision Orthopaedic Specialties, Inc., Chardon, Ohio
  • Adjunct Clinical Instructor of Orthopaedic Surgery: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Attending Physician, University Hospitals Richmond Heights Orthopaedic Residency Program, Richmond Heights, Ohio
  • Private practice, Precision Orthopaedic Specialities, Inc. Chardon, Ohio
 
DUANE J. EHREDT, JR., D.P.M.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery: Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle
  • Assistant Professor, Division of Foot & Ankle Surgery and Biomechanics, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, Independence, OH
  • Teaching Faculty, St. Vincent Charity Medical Center Podiatric Surgery Residency Program, Cleveland, Ohio
  • United States Navy Reserve, Lieutenant, Medical Service Corps, EMF Great Lakes One, Detachment A
 
MEGHANN FEATHERSTUN, MS RD CSSD LD
  • Clinical Dietitian and Wellness Coach, University Hospitals Accountable Care Organization (UHACO), Cleveland, Ohio
  • Sports Dietitian & Wellness Coach, Featherstone Nutrition Ltd., Kent, Ohio
 
JÜRGEN FERNÁNDEZ, D.P.M.
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics And Medicine
  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Medicine
  • Fellow, Infectious Disease/Wound Care and Podiatric, Surgery, University Hospitals Health Systems Richmond and Cleveland Medical Centers, Cleveland, Ohio
 
JEFFREY FREDERICK, D.P.M.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Diplomate, American Board of Quality Assurance & Utilization Review Physicians
  • Fellow, American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management
  • Fellow, National Academies of Practice
  • Fellow, American Society of Podiatric Surgeons
  • Executive Vice President, NEMO Capital Partners, Southfield, Michigan
  • Faculty, Practice Management, Kent State University, College of Podiatric Medicine, Independence, Ohio
 
JOHN V. GUILIANA, D.P.M.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Managing Partner, Collaborative Practice Solutions, A NEMO Health Company, Southfield, Michigan
 
PETER D. HIGHLANDER, D.P.M.
  • Associate, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct), Arizona School of Podiatric Medicine, Midwestern University, Glendale, Arizona
  • Director & Founder, Wound Reconstruction Center of the Bellevue Hospital, Bellevue Ohio
  • Education & Product Development Consultant, OsteoMed: Lower Extremity Small Bone Orthopedics, Addison, Texas
  • Research Peer Reviewer, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association and Foot & Ankle Specialists
  • Private practice, Northern Ohio Medical Specialists, Sandusky, Ohio
 
 
 
TIMOTHY KEYES, D.C.
  • Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician
  • Physician/Owner, NEO Spine and Sport, Solon, Ohio
  • Team Physician/Sponsor, Cleveland Triathlon Club, Cleveland, Ohio
 
MICHAEL J. KING, D.P.M.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Medical Director, Upperline Healthcare, Inc., Nashville, Tennessee
  • Freelance coding consultant and speaker
 
DAVID R. MANDEL, M.D., FACR
  • Diplomat, Board Certified in Rheumatology
  • Diplomat, Board Certified in Internal Medicine
  • Private practice, David R. Mandel, MD, Inc., Mayfield Village, Ohio and Chardon, Ohio
 
MARK MENDESZOON, D.P.M.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Medicine
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Foot and Reconstructive Rear Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics & Medicine
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons,
  • Adjunct Faculty, Department of Surgery, Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Director, Advanced Foot & Ankle Surgery Fellowship, University Hospitals – Richmond Medical Center/Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Ohio University Heritage Medical School, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Medical Consultant, SPIRE Institute (USOC Olympic Training Site) Geneva, Ohio
  • Private practice, Precision Orthopaedic Specialties, Inc., Chardon, Ohio
  • Owner, Achilles Running Shop, Mentor, Ohio and Erie, Pennsylvania
 
EWALD R. MENDESZOON, JR., D.P.M.
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Clinical Instructor of Surgery, Boston Medical Center /Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Attending, Department of Surgery, Boston Medical Center / Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts
 
TINA M. PISCITELLI-SHAFFER, D.O.
  • Board Certified, Emergency Medicine Physician, American Osteopathic College of Emergency Physicians
  • Life Flight Physician, Cleveland Metro Life Flight
  • Medical Director, Geauga Medical Center Emergency Department, Chardon, Ohio
  • Attending Emergency Medicine Physician, University Hospitals Health System, Geauga Medical Center, Chardon, Ohio
 
DIRK E. RIEMENSCHNEIDER, ESQ.
  • Fellow/Member, Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Life Member, Eighth Judicial District
  • Chair, Health & Medical Practice Group, Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC, Cleveland, Ohio
 
ZACHARY T. RITTER, D.P.M.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Diplomate, American Board of Wound Management
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Chief, Division Podiatric Surgery, UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
  • Medical Director, Foot and Ankle Service, Bone and Joint Institute, UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
 
BARRY I. ROSENBLUM, D.P.M.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Associate Chief, Division of Podiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
 
ELIZABETH A. SANDERS, D.P.M.
  • Diplomat, American Board of Podiatric Medicine
  • Diplomat, American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics andMedicine
  • Associate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery: Foot and Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery
  • Advanced Foot and Ankle Surgical Fellow, University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH
 
JONATHAN SHARPE, D.P.M.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Fellowship Director, NOFA Foot and Ankle Reconstruction Fellowship
  • Attending, Mercy Health Foot and Ankle Residency
  • Private practice, Orthopedic Associates of Lake County, Concord Ohio
 
JOHN P. SHEEHAN, M.D.
  • Fellow, American College of Endocrinology
  • Medical Director, North Coast Institute of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Inc., Westlake, Ohio
  • Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
 
GEORGE R. VITO, D.P.M.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Private practice, Reconstructive Surgeon of the Foot and Ankle, Batavia, New York
  • GAV Associates, Medical/Legal Consulting Group
  • Faculty Member, The Podiatry Institute, Decatur, Georgia
 
MATTHEW B. WERD, D.P.M.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot, Ankle, and Leg Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Sports Medicine
  • Past President, American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
  • Team Podiatrist, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida
  • Private practice, Foot and Ankle Associates, Lakeland, Florida
 
JEFFREY S. WUNNING, D.P.M.
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Medicine
  • Private practice, Foot & Ankle Center of Ohio, Wooster, Ohio
 
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have with any commercial contributor or with a manufacturer of any commercial product that might
be discussed during their presentations.