Program

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10:00 - 10:05

Conference Opening & Welcome

10:05 - 10:36

Keynote Lecture: Xerotic Foot Skin in Patients with Diabetic Mellitus

10:36 - 10:59

Personalized Medicine to Prevent and Treat Diabetic Foot Ulcers

10:59 - 11:18

Therapeutic Footwear for Preventing and Healing Foot Ulcers

11:20 - 11:50
11:50 - 12:13

Dressings for Treating Diabetic Foot Ulcers: Available Technologies and Clinical Requirements

12:13 - 12:34

Innovations in Assessment and Management of the Diabetic Foot

12:34 - 12:57

Bone Transverse Transport for the Management of Severe Diabetic Ulcers: Clinical Significance and Possible Underlying Mechanisms

13:00 - 13:30
13:30 - 13:52

Keynote Lecture: Novel Trial Designs in Diabetic Foot Ulcer Studies

13:52 - 14:06

Finite element-based method for determining an optimal offloading design for treating and preventing heel ulcers

14:06 - 14:26

Toe Grip Strength to Assess the Diabetic Foot

15:00 - 15:30

Keynote Lecture: Biomechanical Stimuli Change Vascular Glucose Metabolism

15:30 - 15:48

It’s Not Just Vessel Sprouting: Type I Diabetes has Multiple Compounding Effects in Vessel Formation

15:48 - 16:08

What Makes a Good Medical Device for Prevention & Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

16:10 - 16:40

LIVE Panel Discussion/Q&A - Session 4: A Mechanobiology Perspective on Prevention and Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers: From Cells to Tissues

Moderator: Bijan Najafi

16:40

End of Day One

12:45 - 12:59

Welcome from Conference Chair & Bioengineering Considerations in Diabetic Foot Dressing Technologies

12:59 - 13:10

Exudate Fluid Mechanics and its Influence on Wound Healing

13:10 - 13:29

3D Printing for Diabetic Foot Care & Wound Care

13:30 - 14:00

LIVE Panel Discussion/Q&A - Session 5: Current & Future Technologies for Diabetic Foot Management

Moderator: Amit Gefen

14:00 - 14:10

Start-Up Parade - Tropocells® PRP/PRF as an Advantageous Platform for Difficult Wound Healing - Use in DFU and VLU

14:10 - 14:19

Start-Up Parade - Pedilay® Care - Modern wound care on the foot on the example of the innovative foot bandage Pedilay® med.

Hannes Weiland
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Pedilay Care, Germany
14:19 - 14:29

Start-Up Parade -Novel uses of Thermology in the Management of Diabetic Foot Disorders

14:29 - 14:49

Is a Social Prescribing Model the Way Forward in Lower Limb Management?

14:49 - 15:04

Mortality after Foot Ulceration – Unacceptable and Potentially Avoidable

15:35 - 16:01

Keynote Lecture: Will Smart Technologies Make Our Treatment Smarter? Opportunities and Challenges of Technologies to Manage Diabetic Foot Complications

16:01 - 16:21

Clinical Considerations for a Superior Medical Device for Prevention & Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

16:45 - 17:20

LIVE Panel Discussion/Q&A - Session 7: The Characteristics of Effective Technologies and Products in Diabetic Foot Management & Conference Closing

Moderator: Evan Call