ECMC Lifeline Foundation
462 Grider Street, Suite G-1
Buffalo, NY 14215
Salute WNY’s Heroes while supporting the lifesaving medical services of ECMC. Join us a for a Healthwalk or sanctioned 5K Run around Delaware Park. A family friendly party caps off our salute to WNY’s Firefighting and Law Enforcement Professionals, Emergency Service Providers and ECMC Physicians & Nurses.
Symposium Objectives are to:
This program has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for CME (ACCME) through joint sponsorship with the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and the ECMC Lifeline Foundation.
The University at Buffalo is accredited by the ACCME to sponsor CME for physicians.
The UB School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
|7:00 AM - 7:45 AM:||Breakfast and Registration|
|7:45 AM - 8:00 AM:||Welcome and Introduction: James Lukan, MD|
|8:00 AM - 8:30 AM:||
Sonja Lichtenstein, MD: The Multidisciplinary
Approach to Limb Salvage
|8:30 AM - 9:00 AM:||James Lukan, MD: The Complexities of Burn Management|
|9:00 AM - 9:30 AM:||Break and Vendor Exhibits|
|9:30 AM - 10:00 AM:||David Davidson, DPM: The Importance of Addressing Biomechanics with Diabetic Foot Wounds|
|10:00 AM - 10:30 AM:||
Matthew Antalek, DO: Wound Infections:
The Science, Diagnosis & Treatment That You Should Know
|10:30 AM - 11:00 AM:||Michael Chopko, MD: Traumatic Wounds: The Intricacies of Care|
|11:30 AM - 12:30 PM:||Lunch and Vendor Exhibits|
|12:30 PM - 1:00 PM:||
Sonja Lichtenstein, MD: Hyperbaric
Oxygen Therapy: When, Where and How
|1:00 PM - 1:30 PM:||Raphael Blochle, MD: The Diagnosis & Treatment of Arterial Ulcers|
|1:30 PM - 2:00 PM:||Break and Vendor Exhibits|
|2:00 PM - 2:30 PM:||
John Hurley, DPM: The Use of Bio-engineered Skin
Substitutes in Treating Chronic Wounds
|2:30 PM - 3:00 PM:||
Lynn Kordasiewicz, ARNP; NP:
The Diagnosis & Treatment of Pressure Wounds
|3:00 PM - 3:30 PM:||Panel Discussion/Closing Remarks|