ACP Conference 2016

DATES

18 - 20 August 2017

VENUE

The Maslow, Johannesburg

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Congress Fees

Association Members
Early bird @ R3,200.00
Late Registration @ R4,000.00
Day rate @ R1,700.00 per day

Non members
Early bird @ R4,200.00
Late Registration @ R5,000.00
Day rate @ R1,700.00 per day

Student @ R1,000.00

 

PASA 11th Biennial Congress Programme
18 August 2017 – 20 August 2017

 

Friday 18 August 2017 – Day 1
       
08:00 – 09:00 Registration
Session 1:
09:00 – 10:10
Chair: Calvin Sinnett 
09:00 – 09:15 Open and Welcome: Calvin Sinnett – Congress Chair
09:15 – 09:25 Opening Address: Dr Matthew Garoufalis – Federation of International Podiatrists
09:25 – 09:30 Keynote Introduction: Calvin Sinnett
09:25 – 09:30 Andrew Clarke Opening Lecture: Keynote Speaker: Simon Bartold – Coming Trends of Athletic Footwear
Tea: 10:10 – 10:40
Session 2A: Biomechanics:
10:40 – 12:10
Chair: Stuart Alexander
Session 2B: Clinical:
10:40 – 12:10
Chair: Nadia Dembskey
10:40 – 11:00 Dr Bernard Zipfel – The Natural History of the Human Foot: Why Should We Care?: 10:40 – 11:00 Simon Bartold – Shockwave Therapy
11:00 – 11:20 Brandon Maggen – Clinical Picture of the Diabetic Foot Post TMA 11:00 – 11:20 Lucas Breedt – Plantar Fasciopathy and the Physiological Effects of Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy
11:20 – 11:40 Sean Pincus – Root is Dead. Long Live Root! 11:20 – 11:40 Louise Stirk – Effects of an 8-Week Endurance Exercise Programme on Glycaemic Control and Peripheral Sensory Neuropathy in Type 2 Diabetic Participants
11:40 – 12:00 Michael Els – 3D Printed Foot Orthoses: Still a Manufacturing Dream? 11:40 – 12:00 Dr Matthew Garoufalis – Limb Salvage
12:00 – 12:10 Q & A 12:00 – 12:10 Q & A
Lunch and Trade: 12:10 – 13:30
Session 3A: Diabetes
13:30 – 15:10
Chair: Andrew Clarke
Session 3B: Dermatology:
13:30 – 15:10
Chair: Serisha Neerachand
13:30 – 13:50 Dr Matthew Garoufalis – Wound Healing and the use of Negative Pressure and Amniotic Membranes 13:30 – 13:50 Karin Bruckner – Trends and Comparative Studies Done on Treatments of Onychomycosis Using Conventional Medication and Other Modalities
13:50 – 14:10 Maxine Winfield – Diabetic Neuropathy: Where are We? And Where are We Going? A Position Statement by the American Diabetes Association 13:50 – 14:10 Nadia Dembskey – The Efficacy of Laser Therapy for the Treatment of Onychomycosis
14:10 – 14:30 Stuart Alexander – The Diabetic Foot: Staying Ahead of the Curve 14:10 – 14:30 Brandon Maggen – Recalcitrant Warts – Pearls, Case Studies, Literature Insights
14:30 – 14:50 Nikita Sahadew – The Economic Impact of Diabetic Foot Complications in the Public Health Sector of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa – A Podiatric Perspective 14:30 – 14:50 Simon Bartold – Photobiomodulation (Low Intensity Laser Irradiation) and its Uses
14:50 – 15:10 Q & A 14:50 – 15:10 Q & A
Tea and Trade: 15:10 – 15:40
Session 4: Ethics and BGM:
15:40 – 17:30
Chair: Sean Pincus
15:40 – 16:20 Ethics: Elsabe Klink – Ethics
16:20 – 16:40 Brandon Maggen – Address to all Podiatrists
Biennial General Meeting: 16:45 – 17:30
Day 1 Closing
17:30 Onwards: Welcoming Function
Saturday 19 August 2017 – Day 2
       
07:00 – 07:45 Registration
Session 5: Sports 1:
07:45 – 10:10
Chair: Calvin Sinnett
07:45 – 07:55 Keynote Introduction: Calvin Sinnett
07:55 – 08:40 Keynote Speaker: Beverly Roos – Ultrasound Tissue Characterization:  New Technique and Equipment for Assessment of Tendon Changes – Reactive, Disrepair and Degenerative
08:50 – 09:10 Dr Lervasen Pillay – Management of High Ankle Sprains. Case Studies Involving the Use of PRP and its Efficacy
09:10 – 09:30 Megan Maddocks – Ballet Causes Bunions, You Say?
09:30 – 09:50 Chandani Gopal – The Association Between Foot Type and Lower Extremity Injury in Indian Classical Dancers
09:50 – 10:10 Q & A
Tea: 10:10 – 10:40
Session 6A: Anatomy:
10:40 – 12:20
Chair:Maxine Winfield
Session 6B: Arthritis:
10:40 – 12:20
Chair: Brandon Maggen
10:40 – 11:00 Megan Maddocks – The Intersesamoidal Crista and the Distal Metatarsal Articular Angle Relationship: A New Method of Assessment 10:40 – 11:00 Simiso Ntuli – Variations in Foot Deformities in South African Patients Presenting with Rheumatoid Arthritis
11:00 – 11:20 Beverly Roos – Sonograpghic Assessment of the Tarsal Tunnel and Foot 11:00 – 11:20 Dr Gail Faller – Hypermobility in Paediatric Patients
11:20 – 11:40 Dr Bernhard Zipfel – Variation in the Peroneal Tubercle of Habitually Shod and Unshod People from South Africa 11:20 – 11:40 Andrew Clarke – Gout: An Overview for the Podiatrist
11:40 – 12:00 Howard Alexander – Diagnostic Ultrasound Interventions in the Foot  11:40 – 12:00 Hema Gosai – Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: General Review and Practice Essentials for the Podiatrist
12:00 – 12:20 Q & A 12:00 – 12:20 Q & A
Lunch and Trade: 12:20 – 13:10
Session 7: Vascular:
13:10 – 15:00
Chair: Calvin Sinnett
13:10 – 13:20 Keynote Introduction: Calvin Sinnett
13:20 – 14:00 Keynote: Dr Matthew Garoufalis – The Value of Podiatry
14:00 – 14:20 Beverly Roos – Vascular Changes of the Intimal Wall  in Road Runners
14:20 – 14:40 Dr Ariel Eyal – Venous Stenting
14:40 – 15:00 Q & A
Tea and Trade: 15:00 – 15:30
Session 8: Ethics and Education:
15:30 – 17:10
Chair: Dennis Rehbock
15:30 – 16:10 Ethics: Beverly Roos – Drugs in Sport – An Overview
16:10 – 16:30 Dr Simon Abbott – The South African Public Healthcare: A Synopsis of eHealth and NHI
16:30 – 16:50 Simiso Ntuli – The Need for Podiatry Services as Part of Primary Health Care Package
16:50 – 17:10 Q & A
Day 2 Closing
Refresh for the Night of the Podiatry Stars Gala Dinner
19:30 Onwards: Night of the Podiatry Star Gala Dinner
Sunday 20 August 2017 – Day 3
       
06:00 – 07:00 5km Fun Run / Walk
07:00 – 08:00 Registration
Session 9: Workshops:
08:00 – 10:15
08:00 – 10:15 Revolving every 45 minutes
08:00 – 08:45 1. Simon Bartold – Biomechanics
08:45 – 09:30 2. Dr Matthew Garoufalis – Total Contact Casting
09:30 – 10:15 3. Stuart Alexander – Vascular Assessment of the Foot
Tea: 10:15 – 10:45
Session 10: Ethics and Surgery:
10:45 – 12:05
Chair: Howard Alexander
10:45 – 11:05 Dr Simon Lawson – Foot Manipulation
11:05 – 11:25 Dr Paulo Ferrao – Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction and Surgical Intervention
11:25 – 11:45 Dr Lipalo Mokete – Robotic Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery
11:45 – 12:25 Ethics: Prof Magda Slabbert – Medical Negligence
12:25 – 12:40 Q & A
Lunch and Trade: 12:40 – 13:20
Session 11: Sports 2:
13:20 – 15:00
Chair: Calvin Sinnett
13:20 – 13:40 Richard das Neves – Grucox Eccentric Trainer and the Nordbord
13:40 – 14:00 Ziyaad Mohamed – Cryotherapy
14:00 – 15:00 Ludi Blum Memorial Lecture: Mayan Subrayan 
Day 3 Closing
Poster Presentations
Ankita Dajee – Skin and Muscle Having a Swell Time? An Overview of Dermatomyositis and its Impact on the Lower Limb
Ankita Dajee – Will Flip-flops Make you Flip? A Literature Review on the Impact of Flip-flops on the Lower Limb
Karina Gajjar – The Link Between Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) and Poverty
Thogomelo Nemanashi – Biomechanics of the Diabetic Foot
Humaira Ismail – The Success Rate of Treatment of TineaPedis at the University of Johannesburg Podiatry Clinic
Lucas Breedt – The Variation of Cryotherapeutic Agents Used by South African Podiatrists for the Treatment of Verruca Pedis: A Survey Analysis

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