Program

HALL A
TIME TOPIC
08:40 AM - 08:50 AM Inaugural & Welcome Oration: Dr. V. B. N. Murthy
08:50 AM - 09:00 AM Welcome Address: Dr. Harikrishna K. R. Nair
GLOBAL PROSPECTIVE
Chairpersons: Dr. Sanjay M. Vaidya , Dr. V. B. N. Murthy
09:00 AM - 09:20 AM Spread Knowledge, Sharpen Skills & Improve Outcomes: Dr. Aziz Nather
09:20 AM - 09:40 AM Multi-Disciplinary Team Approach Is What Works To Save Diabetic Limbs - The Kings Recipe: Dr. Venu Kavarthapu
09:40 AM - 10:00 AM Research For Diabetic Foot Complications In India - Where Do We Stand?: Dr. Ashu Rastogi
10:00 AM - 10:20 AM Tackling the Diabetic Foot Burden in Low Income Countries: Dr. Zufikkar G. Abbas
10:20 AM - 10:40 AM Two Decades of Diabetic Foot Services - Building Workforce to tackle the foot attack - Lessons from Hindustan:
Dr. Arun Bal
10:40 AM - 11:00 AM INAUGURATION
11:00 AM - 11:20 PM APADLP PRESIDENTIAL ORATION - COUPLING TECHNOLOGIES TO ACHIEVE DIABETIC LIMB SALVAGE: Dr. Harikrishna K. R. Nair

Chairpersons : Dr. Aziz Nather, Dr. Arun Bal
NEUROPATHIC FOOT PROBLEMS - CHALLENGES
Chairpersons: Dr. Rajesh Kesavan, Dr. Venu Kavarthapu
11:20 AM - 11:40 AM Charcot Foot - Establishing Diagnosis & Instituiting Early Treatment: Dr. Aziz Nather
11:40 AM - 12:00 PM Rehabilitation Medicine In The Diabetic Foot Patient - Ulcerated: Dr. Gulapar Srisawasdi
IMMUNOLOGY & GENETICS
Chairpersons: Dr. Shalmoli Bhattacharya, Dr. Ashu Rastogi, Dr. Sanjeev Kelkar
12:00 PM - 12:20 PM Single cell Transcriptomics for Wound Healing: Dr. Manoj Bhasin
12:20 PM - 12:40 PM Multi Omics approaches to target Diabetic Foor Complications - A step closer to Precision Medicine:
Dr. Tanveer Singh Ahluwalia
OFFLOADING & FOOTWEAR INTERVENTIONS
Chairpersons: Dr. S. K. Ajaiyakumar, Dr. Raja Sekhar V., Dr. Y. Sadasiva Rao
12:40 PM - 01:00 PM Offloading Interventions For The Diabetic Foot: Dr. Srinivas Seshabhattar
01:00 PM - 01:20 PM Surgery For The Ulcerated Foot - When And How?: Dr. Rajesh Kesavan
01:20 PM - 01:40 PM Shoe Modifications - Save & Stylish shoes for the deformed feet: Dr. Gulapar Saraswadi
01:40 PM - 02:00 PM Lunch Break
WOUND CARE ADVANCES
Chairpersons: Dr. Sanjoy Paul, Dr. Madhu Periaswamy, Dr. Sunil Keswani
02:00 PM - 02:20 PM Deciphering & managing Wound pain: Dr. Nicoletta Frescos
02:20 PM - 02.40 PM How To Pick A Right Choice Dressing From The Pandora Box?: Dr. Sanjay Vaidya
02.40 PM- 03:00 PM Nutrition : Often Missed Link In Wound Care: Dr. Guillian Butcher
03:00 PM - 03:20 PM Oxygen & Wound Healing - Does It Need High Pressure?: Dr. Luin Tongston
03:20 PM - 03:40 PM Role of medication in Diabetic Wound Healing: Dr. Geoffrey Sussman
INFECTION & CRITICAL CARE UPDATE
Chairpersons: Dr. Avinash Kulkarni, Dr. Arati Shahade, Dr. Abhishek Tiwari
03:40 PM - 04:00 PM Reducing Antimicrobial Resistance - Role Of Individual Practioner & Instituitions: Dr. Sanjeev Singh
04:00 PM - 04:20 PM Approcah To An Infected Charcot Foot: Dr. Dane Wukich
04:20 PM - 04:40 PM International Wound Infection Institute - Clinical Practice Guidelines 2022: Dr. Geoffrey Sussman
04:40 PM - 05:00 PM Diabetic Foot - From the eyes of an intensivist: Dr. Sanjith Sasidharan
VASCULAR INTERVENTIONS IN SAVING THE DIABETIC LIMBS
Chairpersons: Dr. Tilak Shetty, Dr. Aziz Nather, Dr. Anand Gokani
05:00 PM - 05:20 PM Revascularising the Wounded Diabetic Limbs - Decision making principle: Dr. Hani Slim
05:20 PM - 05:40 PM Infrapopliteal Angioplasties: Dr. Bhavesh Popat
05:40 PM - 06.00 PM Medical Management Of PVD: Dr. Johny J. Kannampilly
06.00 PM - 06:20 PM CO2 Angiography & interventions for the Diabetic Lower Limbs: Dr. Ravul Jindal
06:45 PM - 07.30 PM APADLP GBM / BUSINESS MEETING : WEST 1, 2

HALL B
TIME TOPIC
WORKSHOPS (USV)
02:00 PM - 02:15 PM Wound Clinic & Role Of Podiatrist: Dr. Vinaya A. S.
02:15 PM - 02:30 PM Daily Opd /bedside Procedures: Dr. Gayatri Suresh
02:30 PM - 03:00 PM Total Contact Cast: Technique & Variations: Dr. Venu K., Dr. Rajasekhar V.
03:00PM - 03:30 PM Basic Gait Lab Setting & Analysis For The Diabetic Foot Clinician: Dr. Sicco A. Bus
OPERATIVE VIDEO WORKSHOP
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM Surgery For DFI: Dr. Arun Bal, Dr. S. K. Ajaiyakumar
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM Early Conservative Amputation: Dr. Milind Ruke
04:30 PM - 05:00 PM Approach To Infected Charcot Foot: Dr. Venu Kavarthapu
RECONSTRUCTIVE & WOUND CLOSURE SYMPOSIUM
Chairpersons: Dr. Sunil Keswani, Dr. Smruti Ghetla
05:00 PM - 05:15 PM Closure Techniques For The Diabetic Foot - A Plastic Perspective: Dr. S. Raja Sabapathy
05:15 PM - 05:30 PM Loco Regional Flaps For The Lower Extremity Wounds: Dr. V. B. N. Murthy
05:30 PM - 05:45 PM Anatomical Basis of Diabetic Foot Reconstruction: Dr. T. M. Balakrishnan
05:45 PM - 06:00 PM Use Of Dermal Regeneration Matrices In Complex Diabetic Wounds: Dr. Shailesh Ranade
05: 30 PM - 06.30 PM DFSI EC MEETING : BOARD ROOM
HALL A
TIME TOPIC
INDUSTRY SATELLITE SYMPOSIA
08:00 AM - 08:15 AM TOPICAL O2: Dr. Robert Frykberg
08:15 AM - 08:30 AM TOPICAL O2: Dr. Sanjay M. Vaidya
08:30 AM - 08:45 AM LIFE CELL: Dr. Rajesh Kesavan
08:45 AM - 09:00 AM ENDOFORM: Dr. Sandeep Naphade
PAINFUL TO PAINLESS: BREAKING A JOURNEY OF DISASTER
Chairpersons: Dr. Smruti Ghetla, Dr. Kishore Behera
09:00 AM - 09:15 AM Total Contact Cast - Holy Grail For Foot Complications!: Dr. Prashant Vas
09:15 AM - 09:30 AM Autonomic Diabetic Neuropathy - Implications For Diabetic Foot: Dr. Manisha Singh Jadaun
09:30 AM - 09:45 AM Painful Diabetic Neuropathy - Difficult But Gratifying!: Dr. Ankush Desai
09:45 AM - 10:00 AM Diabetes, Obesity & Foot Complications - Unearthing Reality: Dr. Shashank Joshi
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Tea Break
WOUND WORKUP/ INVESTIGATIONS
Chairpersons: Dr. V. B. N. Murthy, Dr. Amritava Ghosh
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Choice of imaging in Diabetic Foot Disease: Dr. Anindita Sinha
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Nuclear Medicine Scans in Diabetic Foot Disease: Dr. Anish Bhattacharya
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Foot Temperature For Primary Prevention Of DFU: Dr. Edward Jude
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Implication Of Osteoporosis For Foot Outcomes: Dr. Sanjay K. Bhadada
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM DFSI ORATION - Evolution Of Diabetic Foot Treatment In Last 3 Decades: Dr. Zulfiqarali G. Abbas
INDUSTRY SATELLITE SYMPOSIA
11:45 AM - 12:15 PM URGO: PANEL
12:15 PM - 12:35 PM STIMULAN/ BIOCOMPOSITES: Dr. Paul Chadwick
12:35 PM - 12:55 PM Insulin initiation and intensification in routine clinical practice – Choosing a pragmatic approach: Dr. A. G. Unnikrishnan
01:00 PM - 01:30 PM Lunch Break
PSYCHO-SOCIAL & ECONOMIC BURDEN OF THE DIABETIC FOOT SYNDROME
Chairpersons: Dr. Arun Bal, Dr. Aziz Nather
01:30 PM - 01:45 PM Health Insurance & Wound Practice In India - How To Get Them Covered?: Dr. S. Prakash
01:45 PM - 02:00 PM Diabetic Foot, Anxiety And Depression - Should We Worry?: Dr. Vinay Dhandhania
02:00 PM - 02:15 PM Community Interventions To Prevent Diabetic Foot Burden: Dr. Vinaya A. S.
02:15 PM - 02:30 PM Do We Educate Patient With Diabetic Foot Enough?: Dr. Sudhir Jain
HOLISTIC MANAGEMENT OF THE DFU PATIENT
Chairpersons: Dr. Dakshata Padhye, Dr. Govind Singh Bisht, Dr. Shrikant Bhoyar
02:30 PM - 02:45 PM Primary Prevention Of DFU - Vellore Experience: Dr. Nihal Thomas
02:45 PM - 03:00 PM Sarcopenia And Diabetic Foot Complications: Dr. Rakesh Sahay
03:00 PM - 03:15 PM Cardioprotection in Diabtic Foot Patients: Dr. Arvind Gupta
03:15 PM - 03:30 PM Intensive Glucose Control And Diabetic Foot: Dr. A. G. Unnikrishnan
03:30 PM - 03:45 PM Healing Wounds Need More Nutrition - How To Deliver?: Dr. Ghanshyam Goyal
03:45 PM - 04:00 PM Neuropathic Foot Ulcer - What Internist Should Know: Dr. Arati Shahade
CHARCOT FOOT
Chairpersons: Dr. Arvind Rajagopal, Dr. Pavan Belehelli, Dr. Sushil Kotru
04:15 PM - 04:30 PM Hot, Red, Swollen Foot - Deciphering Diagnosis!: Dr. Prashant Vas
04:30 PM - 04:45 PM Radio imaging And Charcot Foot: Dr. Anindita Sinha
04:45 PM - 05:00 PM Refining Remission In Charcot Foot: Dr. Ashu Rastogi
05:00 PM - 05:15 PM Role Of Recombinant Human Parathormone On Charcot Foot Disease: Dr. Nina Petrova
05:15 PM - 05:30 PM Reconstructing Charcot Deformities - When & How: Dr. Venu Kavarthapu
06:00 PM - 06:30 PM AGM – DFSI
08:30 PM - 10:00 PM GALA DINNER (USV)

HALL B
TIME TOPIC
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM INDUSTRY SATELLITE SYMPOSIA
08:00 AM - 08:15 AM INTEGRA / DRL: Dr. Gnaneswar Atturu
08:15 AM - 08:30 AM URGO: Dr. Sanjay Sarma
08:30 AM - 08:45 AM ILLUMINATE: Dr. Janakrai Parekh
08:45 AM - 09:00 AM CIPLA Stempeutics: Dr. S. K. Ajaiya Kumar
09:00 AM - 09:15 AM 3M India: Dr. R. Sekhar
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM INDUSTRY SATELLITE SYMPOSIA
12:00 PM - 12:15 PM SMITH AND NEPHEW: Panel
12:15 PM - 12:30 PM EMROK/WOCKARDT: Panel
12:30 PM - 12:45 PM AXIO BIOSOLUTIONS: Dr. Rajesh Kesavan
12:45 PM - 01:00 PM J. B. CHEMICALS: Panel
01:00 PM - 01:15 PM HEALTHIUM: Panel
NO FLOW - NO TOE : IMPROVING VASCULAR OUTCOMES
Chairpersons: Dr. S. K. Ajaiyakumar, Dr. Janak Parekh
01:15 PM - 01:30 PM Aorto-Iliac Bypass For Limb Salvage - Tertiary Care Center Lessons: Dr. Ajay Sylvania
01:30 PM - 01:45 PM Endovascular Interventions for Diabetic Limb Salvage: Dr. Rahul Sheth
01:45 PM - 02:00 PM Rivoroxaban And Peripheral Arterial Disease: Dr. Ashu Rastogi
02:00 PM - 02:15 PM Dual Anti-Platelets For PAD Or CAD - Analyzing The Myth Felix: Dr. Soumik Goswami
02:15 PM - 02:30 PM Diabetic Foot Surgeries in PVD - A Surgeon's Dilemma: Dr. Tushar Rege
DEBATE
Chairpersons: Dr. Ashu Rastogi, Dr. Rajesh Kesavan
02:30 PM - 02:50 PM Topical Oxygen Is Primary Therapy For Non - Healing Wounds: Dr. Sunil Gaba, Dr. Manoj Gupta
02:50 PM - 03:10 PM Cadexomer Iodine As First Line Management For Biofilms: Dr. Amit Naghate, Dr. Milind Ruke
03:10 PM - 03:30 PM Primary Medical Or Surgical Therapy For Fore-Foot Osteomyelitis: Dr. J. P. Sahoo, Dr. Manisha Singh Jadaun
03:30 PM - 03:50 PM Bisphosphonates As First Line For Acute Charcot: Dr. Manisha Deshmukh, Dr. Altamash Sheikh
03:50 PM - 04:10 PM Intensive Glucose Control Hastens Wound Healing: Dr. Prem Narayan, Dr. Ana Monteiro
WORKSHOP 2
Chairpersons: Dr. Sunil Keswani, Dr. Madhu Periasamy
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM Hyperbaric Society of India Workshop: Dr. V. B. N. Murthy, Dr. Amit Nabar
04:45 PM - 05:00 PM Medicolegal Aspects Of Wound Practice / Diabetic Foot: Dr. Amit Nabar
05:00 PM - 05:30 PM Offloading Workshop: Dr. Felixjeba Singh, Dr. Edward Jude

HALL C
TIME TOPIC
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM FREE PAPER SESSION
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM AWARD PAPER SESSION
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM E POSTER PRESENTATIONS
HALL A
TIME TOPIC
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM INDUSTRY SATELLITE SYMPOSIA
BIOMECHANICAL INTERVENTIONS
Chairpersons: Dr. Prasanth Vas, Dr. Bharat Kotru
09:00 AM - 09:15 AM Indigenous Offloading Modalities And Ulcer Prevention: Dr L. K. Shankhdhar
09:15 AM - 09:30 AM Walking Difficulties In Diabetic Patients: Dr. Rajasekhar V.
09:30 AM - 09:45 AM Newer Offloading Devices: Mr. Franco Salvatelli
09:45 AM - 10:00 AM Tendon Transfers For The Ulcerated Diabetic Foot: Dr. Madhu Periasamy
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM In-Shoe Pressure Monitoring In Developing World: Dr. Harikrishna Nair
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Converting Pressure Map Analysis To Diabetic Foot Ulcer Healing - How To Reach The Goal: Dr. Paul Graham
TECHNOLOGY & WOUND HEALING
Chairpersons: Dr. Jana Jayaprakashsai, Dr. Srinivas Seshabhattar
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Telemedicine In Wound Practice - Where We Stand?: Dr. Lee Rogers
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Artificial Intelligence And DFU Prevention: Dr. David Armstrong
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Self Offloading Diabetic Footwear - Smart wearables: Where do we stand?: Dr. Pavan Belehelli
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM Immune dysfunction and healing of diabetic foot wounds: Mr. Sidharth Jhunjhunwala
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM PRESIDENTIAL ORATION: LOOKING INTO THE PAST & LEAPING FORWARDS TO THE FUTURE:
DR. V. B. N. MURTHY
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM INDUSTRY SATELLITE SYMPOSIA
12:00 PM - 12:20 PM MEDSKIN SOLUTIONS
12:20 PM - 12:40 PM ALKEM MEDTECH
12:40 PM - 01:00 PM NOVO NORDISK
MISCELLANEOUS
Chairpersons: Dr. Shrikant Bhoyar, Dr. Manisha Singh Jadaun
01:00 PM - 01:15 PM Novel Galnobax For Diabetic Foot Wounds: Dr. Sudhir Kulkarni
01:15 PM - 01:30 PM Recent Advances in Rehabilitation following Lower Extremity Amputations in Diabetes Mellitus: Dr. Arun G. Maiya
01:30 PM - 01:45 PM Podiatric Dermatology Primer: Dr. R. Ravichandran
01:45 PM - 02:00 PM Adding Silver to Dressings - does it make a difference?: Dr. Jessy Thomas
02:00 PM - 02:15 PM Day to day troubleshooting the Diabetic foot in limited resources settings: Dr. Thangavelu E.
02:15 PM - 02:30 PM AWARDS FOR FREE PAPERS & POSTERS
VALEDECTORY & INVITATION FOR NEXT CONFERENCE : BON VOYAGE

HALL B
TIME TOPIC
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM INDUSTRY SATELLITE SYMPOSIA
10:15 AM - 10.30 AM ANAMAY BIOTECH: Panel
10.30 AM - 10.45 AM DERMACELL: Dr. Rajesh Kesavan