Global Diabetic Foot Course
The Evolving Concept in Diabetic Foot
7-10 November 2019
Grand Millennium Hotel Muscat. Oman

Global Diabetic Foot Course 2019
7-10 November 2019 - Grand Millenium Hotel, Muscat, Oman

Day 1, Thursday, November 7, 2019

Time Topic Speaker/Facilitator Period
13:30-15:00 Registration/Welcome Coffee    
15:00-15:20 Welcome And Introductions Mounia/Saud/Talal 20
15:20-15:50 Pre-Course Exam 30
15:50-16:10 Role of Endocrinologist in Diabetic Foot Prevention and Management Dr. Salim Al Qassabi 20
16:10-16:30 Reliability and Predictions Validity of inflows 60 Second Dr. Neil Baker 20
16:30-16:50 Aetiology of Diabetic Foot Ulceration: Role of Microcirculation Dr. R. Ravikumar 20
16:50-17:10 Role of Neuropathic Dr. Noor Al Janahi 20
17:10-17:30 Role of Foot Deformity Dr. Neil Baker 20
17:30-17:40 Panel Discussion   10
17:40-18:00 Coffee Break/Exhibition   20
18:00-18:20 Latest Treatment in Diabetic Foot Neuropathy Dr. Noor Al Janahi 20
18:20-18:40 Diabetic Foot Nail Problems and Treatment Dr. Aziza Al Hinai 20
18:40-19:00 Role of Prostethic and Orthotics in Foot Care Mrs. Dhakiya Al Noobi 20
19:00-19:20 Foot Care Education for Diabetic Patients Dr. Aziza Al Hinai 20
19:20-19:40 Planter Pressure: The Key for Prevention of Re-ulceration Pro. Manal Tarshoby 20
19:40-20:00 Diabetic Foot Ulcers and Nutrition: Making the Connection Mr. Shabib Al Kalbani 20
20:00-20:20 Mental Health Issue Associated with Foot Complication of Diabetes Mellitus Dr. Nasser Al Sibani 20
20:20-20:40 Managing Diabetic Foot In Patient With Kidney Disease Dr. Hanan Gawish 20
20:40-21:00 Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and It is Effectiveness in DFU Dr. R. Ravikumar 20
21:00-21:10 Panel Discussion    
21:10-23:00 Course Dinner/Pool Side/Grand Millenium Muscat Hotel    

Day 2, Friday, November 8, 2019

Time Topic Speaker/Facilitator Period
07:30-08:30 Registration    
Vascular Session
08:30-08:50 Aetiology of Diabetic Foot Ulcer Dr. Ibrahim Abdelhady 20
08:50-09:10 Clinical Evaluation of Patients Other Diabetic Foot Ulcer Prof. Edwin Stephen 20
09:10-09:30 Non-Invasive & Invasive Assessment and Predictors of Healing in Diabetic Foot Ulcer Dr. Ibrahim Abdelhady 20
09:30-09:50 Risk of Modifications in Patients with Diabetic Foot Ulcer Dr. Khalifa Al Wahaibi 20
09:50-10:10 Role of Interventional Radiologist in Treatment of Diabetic Foot Disease Dr. Mahmood Al Hajriy 20
10:10-10:30 Role of Imaging of Microcirculation in Diabetic Foot Ulcer Dr. R. Ravikumar 20
10:30-10:50 Surgical & Endovascular Limb Salvage in Diabetic Foot Ulcer Prof. Edwin Stephen 20
10:50-11:10 Amputations in Diabetic Foot Ulcer: How Functional It Can Be Dr. Khalifa Al Wahaibi 20
11:10-11:20 Panel Discussion    
11:20-11:40 Total Contact Cast is a Gold Standard for Diabetic Foot Offloading Dr. Neil Baker 20
11:40-12:00 Offloading: 2019 IWCDF Guidelines Dr. Giacomo Clerici 20
12:00-14:00 Friday Prayer/Lunch   1:40 Hr
14:00-14:20 Diabetic Foot Ulceration: New Solutions for Growing Problem Dr. Jon Timmons 20
14:20-14:40 Magnetic resonance imaging of diabetic foot complications Dr. Kartik Hariharan 20
14:40-15:10 The new scenario in the ischemic Diabetic Foot: SAD&BAD patient Dr.Giacomo Clerici 20
15:10-15:20 Panel Discussion    
15:20-16:20 Workshop1: Group A Ruby Meeting Room Examination of Foot and ankle Evaluation
  • Vascular System (Perfusion & Transcutaneous Oximeter, ABI measuring)
  • Neurological status
  • Foot Deformity
Dr. Khalifa AlWahaibi
Dr. R. Ravikumar
Dr. Noor Al Janahi
Dr. Amit Kumar
60
15:20-16:20 Workshop 2: Group B Emerald Meeting Room
  • Diabetic Foot Physical and Biomechanical Examination, Gait analysis
  • Foot Care, Nail Care, Corns and Calluses Removal
  • Lower Extremity Edema Management: Compression Therapy
Dr. Neil Baker
Pod. Aziza Al-Hinai
Prof. Hanan Gawish
Pro. Manal Tarshoby
60
16:20-16:30 Coffee Break    
16:30-17:30 Workshop 1: Group B Ruby Meeting Room Examination of Foot and ankle Evaluation
  • Vascular System (Perfusion & Transcutaneous Oximeter, ABI measuring
  • Neurological status
  • Foot Deformity
Dr. Khalifa AlWahaibi
Dr. R. Ravikumar
Dr. Noor Al Janahi
Dr. Amit Kumar
60
16:30-17:30 Workshop 2: Group A Emerald Meeting Room
  • Diabetic Foot Physical and Biomechanical Examination, Gait analysis
  • Foot Care, Nail Care, Corns and Calluses Removal
Dr. Neil Baker
Pod. Aziza Al-Hinai
Prof. Hanan Gawish
Pro. Manal Tarshoby
60

Day 3, Saturday, November 9, 2019

Time Topic Speaker/Facilitator Period
Diabetic Foot Infection: Diagnosis
08:30-08:50 Physiology and Microbiology of Diabetic Foot infection Dr. Zakariya Al Balushi 20
08:50-09:10 Flesh Bacterial disease in diabetic limb disease Dr. Amit Jain 20
09:10-09:30 Biofilm and it is role in Diabetic Foot Infection Dr. Zakariya Al Balushi 20
09:30-09:50 Is Gold Standard for Diagnosis of Osteomyeliti: The complementary Views of Diabetic Foot Specialist Dr. Giacomo Clerici 20
09:50-10:10 Is Gold Standard for Diagnosis of Osteomyelitis: The complementary Views of Infectious Disease Specialist Dr. Zakariya Al Balushi 20
10:10-10:30 Is Gold Standard for Diagnosis of Osteomyelitis: The complementary Views of The Radiologist Dr. R. Ravikumar 20
10:30-10:50 Sampling culture when, how and why Dr. Zakariya Al Balushi 20
10:50-11:00 Panel Discussion    
11:00-11:20 Coffee Break   20
Diabetic Foot Infection Management
11:20-11:40 Current Updates in the Treatment of Diabetic Foot Infections Prof. Stephanie Wu 20
11:40-12:00 Principle of use of antibiotics in treating diabetic Foot Infection Dr. Zakariya Al Balushi 20
12:00-12:20 Emerging Trends in MRSA Treatment Prof. Stephanie Wu 20
12:20-12:40 Topical Antibiotics use in Wound healing - Where is the Evidence Prof. Stephanie Wu 20
12:40-13:00 Use of Extracellular Matrix in Wound Healing Prof. Stephanie Wu 20
13:00-13:10 Panel Discussion    
13:10-14:00 Lunch Break    
14:00-14:20 Problem with amputation in diabetic foot –why there is a concern and why prevention is better Dr. Amit Jain 20
14:20-14:40 Skin Graft and Local Flap in Diabetic Foot Reconstruction Dr. Muneera Ben Nakhi 20
14:40-15:00 Debridement in diabetic foot Dr. Amit Jain 20
15:00-15:20 Plastic Surgical Technique For Coverage Of Wounds With Osteomyelitis Dr. Muneera Ben Nakhi 20
15:20-16:20 Workshop 3 Group A Ruby Meeting Room
  • Debridement in diabetic foot
  • Principle of conservative sharp debridement
  • Hands-On
    • Ulcer Debridement
    • Suturing
Dr. Stephanie Wu
Dr. Amit Jain
Dr. Muneera Ben Nakhi
Mrs. Mounia Sabasse
Mrs. Aisha Al Mahrazi
60
15:20-16:20 Workshop 4 Group A Emerald Meeting Room Orthotic Management
workshop. Offloading Total contact cast Demonstration.
Mrs. Dhakiya Al-Noobi
Pod. Neil Baker
Pod. Aziza Al-Hinai
Prof. Hanan Gawish
60
16:20-16:30 Coffee Break    
16:30-17:30 Workshop 3 Group B Ruby Meeting Room
  • Debridement in diabetic foot
  • Principle of conservative sharp debridement
  • Hands-On
    • Ulcer Debridement
    • Suturing
Dr. Stephanie Wu
Dr. Amit Jain
Dr. Muneera Ben Nakhi
Mrs. Mounia Sabasse
Mrs. Aisha Al Mahrazi
60
16:30-17:30 Workshop 4 Group A Emerald Meeting Room Orthotic Management in Diabetic Foot. Offloading in Diabetic Foot: Total contact cast Demonstration Mrs. Dhakiya Al-Noobi
Pod. Neil Baker
Pod. Aziza Al-Hinai
Prof. Hanan Gawish
60

Day 4, Sunday, November 10, 2019

Time Topic Speaker/Facilitator Period
07:30-08:30 Registration And Signing
Charcot Foot
08:30-08:50 Role of orthopedic surgeon in management of diabetic foot Ulcer Dr. Ahmed Al Rashdi 20
08:50-09:10 Etiopathogenesis of Charcot Arthropathy Dr. Kartik Hariharan 20
09:10-09:30 Surgical management of Charcot disease and its complications Dr. Ahmed Al Rashdi 20
09:30-09:50 Forefoot Charcot Complex Deformity Dr. Kartik Hariharan 20
09:50-10:10 Clinical Features and management of Charcot of the Mid & Hind Foot Dr. Kartik Hariharan 20
10:10-10:30 Charcot reconstruction using titanium talus Prof. Stephanie Wu 20
10:30-10:40 Panel Discussion    
10:40-11:00 Coffee Break    
11:00-11:45 Workshop 5: Crystal 1 Setting up a diabetic foot service: Team Work Dr. Neil Baker 45
11:45-12:45 Workshop 6 Group A Ruby Meeting Room Clinical Examination and Radiology in Diabetic Foot and Ankle Dr. Kartik Hariharan
Prof. Stephanie Wu
Dr. R. Ravikumar
Dr. Ahmed Al Rashdi
60
11:45-12:45 Workshop 7 Group B Emerald Meeting Room Nerves Supplying the Foot. Building the foundation for nerve blocks Dr. Noor Al Janahi
Dr. Talal Elenizi
Dr. Amit Kumar
Dr. Neil Baker
Dr. Aziza Al-Hinai
60
12:45-13:45 Lunch Break/Check Out    
13:45-14:45 Workshop 6 Group A Ruby Meeting Room Clinical
Examination and Radiology in Diabetic Foot and Ankle
Dr. Kartik Hariharan
Prof. Stephanie Wu
Dr. R. Ravikumar
Dr. Ahmed Al Rashdi
60
13:45-14:45 Workshop 7 Group B Emerald Meeting Room Nerves
Supplying the Foot. Building the foundation for nerve blocks
Dr. Noor Al Janahi
Dr. Talal Elenizi
Dr. Amit Kumar
Dr. Neil Baker
Dr. Aziza Al-Hinai
60
14:45-15:00 Coffee Break    
  Transfer to Main Ballroom    
15:00-16:00 Post Course Exam    
16:00-16:30 Evaluation and Certificate/Good Bye/Winner