Toe and Flow NW Conference

The Hawthorne Bridge, in downtown Portland, Oregon, at dusk

Continuing Medical Education

Saturday, October 12, 2019

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Roberston Life Sciences Building
2730 S.W. Moody Ave.
Portland, OR 97201
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    Please join us for a full day of multidisciplinary continuing medical education for vascular surgeons, podiatrists, physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, and allied health professionals who are interested in the latest national guidelines on the management of chronic disease, limb preservation, interventions, and wound care strategies. 

    For more information, please call 503-494-8558 or email

    Headshot of Dave Griffin

    Co-director, Dave Griffin, D.P.M.
    Assistant Professor, Podiatrist
    Oregon Health & Science University

    Susan Guzman, Ph.D.

    Susan Guzman, Ph.D.
    Director of Clinical Education
    Behavioral Diabetes Institute

    Headshot of Greg Landry

    Co-director, Greg Landry, M.D.
    Professor, Vascular Surgery
    Oregon Health & Science University

    Headshot of Angelo Lipira

    Angelo Lipira, M.D., M.A.
    Assistant Professor, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Oregon Health & Science University

    Mario Ponticello, D.P.M.

    Mario Ponticello, D.P.M.
    Chief, Limb Preservation Service
    Madigan Army Medical Center

    Headshot of Vincent Rowe

    Vincent Rowe, M.D.
    Professor, Vascular Surgery
    Keck School of Medicine at USC

    Toe and Flow Northwest Conference Agenda

    An OHSU and Oregon Podiatric Medical Association Partnership
    Saturday, October 12, 2019

    Robertson Life Sciences Building
    2730 S.W. Moody Ave.
    Portland, Oregon 97201

    7 a.m. Continental Breakfast and Registration
    7:30 a.m. Opening Remarks, Gregory Landry, M.D.

    Session 1

    7:35 a.m. Osteomyelitis in the PAD Patient
    8 a.m. Who should Still Get a Bypass?
    8:30 a.m. The Role of Plastic Surgery in the Limb Salvage Team
    9 a.m. Diabetes Distress: The Missing Link in Diabetes Care
    9:30 a.m. Reconstructive Surgical Techniques in Limb Salvage
    10 a.m. Coffee break, visit exhibitors

    Session 2

    10:30 a.m. Rethinking Adherence Challenges
    11 a.m. Case Presentation #1
    11:30 a.m. Case Presentation #2
    Noon Lunch
    12:30 p.m. Workshop #1
    1:30 p.m. Workshop #2

    Session 3

    2:30 p.m. Optimal Timing of Foot Amputations After Revascularization
    3 p.m. The Approach to Managing the Complex Patient: Surgical vs. Nonsurgical
    3:30 p.m. Closing Remarks / Adjourn


    Registration fees

    MD/DO: $55
    DPM: $55
    PA/NP: $55 
    RN/LPN: $35
    Resident/Fellow/MA/Medical Student: $25 

    For questions or more information, please call 503-494-8558 or email

    Continuing Education Information


    Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 


    Physicians: OHSU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Physician Assistants: The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ is acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.

    Nurses: For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. For the purposes of relicensure, the Oregon State Board of Nursing accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for attendance at structured learning activities offered by organizations (in this case: OHSU Division of CME) accredited by the ACCME. (OAR 851-050-0142)

    Come learn at the state of the art Robertson Life Sciences Building

    Robertson Life Sciences Building as viewed from Moody Avenue

    Robertson Life Sciences Building (RLSB)
    2730 S.W. Moody Ave.
    Portland, OR 97201 

    Stay at the Hyatt House in Portland's scenic South Waterfront district

    The Hyatt House is conveniently located just a short walk away from the conference venue. Please email to learn more or call 503-494-8558 for reservations.