Cab Rim '17
October 26th-28th, 2017
Marriott Stellaris Resort & Casino — San Juan
Sponsored by U.S. Member Society of ISPO (www.usispo.org) and The O&P EDGE

2017 Caribbean Rim Conference Schedule

Click here for program details in English and Spanish.

Thursday Workshops, October 26, 2017

7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Registration
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hip Disarticulation Workshop
Benigno Garcia, CPO, FAAOP, PT
Or-Pro Medical Industrial Laboratory, Inc.
San Juan, Puerto Rico
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dilatancy Orthotic and Prosthetic Technologies
Yeongchi Wu, MD — Darien, Illinois
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch on your own
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Understanding and Managing the Diabetic Foot
Dennis Janisse, CPed
Dr. Comfort, DJO Global/Medical College of Wisconsin — West Bend, Wisconsin
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Latest Microprocessor Limb Technology
(Endolite Sponsored)
Roberto Philippe, CP
Endolite — Miamisburg, Ohio

Friday General Sessions, October 27, 2017

7:00 am - 9:00 am
Registration, Exhibitor Set-up, Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 8:20 am
Welcome/Announcements
Elizabeth Mansfi eld, USISPO Chair
8:30 am - 9:15 am
Keynote: Objective Findings of the First FDA approved Clinical Feasibility Trial on Osseointegration
Phil Stevens, MEd, CPO, FAAOP
Hanger Clinic — Salt Lake City, Utah
9:15 am - 10:00 am
Elevated Vacuum: Outcome Studies for Clinical Guidance
Andy Marsland, CP, LPO, BOCPO
WillowWood — Mt. Sterling, Ohio
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Exhibit Break
10:30 am - 11:15 am
Socketless Socket Intro
Jay Martin, CP/L, FAAOP
Martin Bionics — Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
11:15 am - 11:45 am
M.A.S. Transfemoral Socket-Optimization of the Prosthetic Fit
Marlo Ortiz, CP (M)
Ortiz International — Guadalajara, Jalisco México
11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Dilatancy P & O Technologies
Yeongchi Wu, MD
Darien, Illinois
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Impact of Upper Limb Simulators
Debi Latour, MEd, OTR/L
Handspring, LLC — Springfield, Massachusetts
2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Comparison of Treatment for Idiopathic Scoliosis Based on 2D Radiographic Analysis and the GOSS System
Miguel Gomez, MD, CO
Gomez Orthotic Spinal System
St. Petersburg, Florida
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Rolled Silicone Prosthetics and Orthotics
Marlo Ortiz, CP (M)
Ortiz International — Guadalajara, Jalisco México
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
What is Genu Varum, How do You Know if it is Physiologic or Pathologic, Treatment
Eddy Leopoldo Fuentes, CPO
Diabetic Solutions, LLC — Manati, Puerto Rico
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Prosthetic Alternatives for Partial Hand Amputations
Waldo Esparza, BSc, CP, LP
Tampa Bay Prosthetics — Tampa, Florida
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
3-D Printing Symposium
Fitting the Blind Bilateral Patient: Enhancing Current Technology with 3D Printing
Matt Mikosz, CP/LP
Nia Technologies Inc. — Toronto, Canada
An international, multi-center clinical study: Gauging patient experience with digitally designed, 3D printed transtibial prosthetic devices compared to manually produced prosthetic devices.
Jerry Evans
Nia Technologies Inc. — Toronto, Canada

Friday Workshops, October 27, 2017

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Overview of Socket Suspension Options and Interface Materials for TT and TF Fittings
Ottobock (Sponsored)
Mark Edwards, MHPE, CP
Ottobock — Austin, Texas
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
EWillowWood® One System (Certifi cation Workshop)
WillowWood (Sponsored)
Andy Marsland, CP, LPO, BOCPO
WillowWood — Mt. Sterling, OH
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
New Developments in Dynamic Socket Interfaces with the Confi guration X for TF amputees and the new TT Socket-less Socket
Martin Bionics (Sponsored)
Craig Armstrong, CP
Martin Bionics — Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Saturday General Sessions, October 28, 2017

7:00 am - 9:00 am
Registration/Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 8:30 am
Dr. Yeongchi Wu Appreciation
Hector Casanova, CPO, FAAOP
8:30 am - 9:15 am
Art, Science and Technology in O&P
Yeongchi Wu, MD — Darien, Illinois
9:15 am - 10:00 am
Athletic Training for the Lower Limb Amputee
Chris Doerger, PT, CP
OPIE Software — Winter Garden, Florida
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Exhibit Break
10:30 am - 11:15 am
Heel Pain; What, Why, and How to Treat It
Dennis Janisse, CPed
Dr. Comfort, DJO Global/Medical College of Wisconsin — West Bend, Wisconsin
11:15 am - 11:45 am
2017 Compliance Update: Compliance Excellence, Best Business Practices and the Successful Accreditation Survey
Jim Lawson
American Board for Certifi cation in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics (ABC) — Alexandria, Virginia
11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Initial Assessment of the Diabetic Foot
John Bowker, MD (Ret.)
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine — Coral Gables, Florida
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch
1:30 pm - 1:55 pm
Direct Intent Control of a Prosthetic Knee from the Brain in a Transfemoral Amputee
William Lovegreen, MS, CPO
Hunter Holmes McGuire VAMC—Richmond, VA
1:55 pm - 2:15 pm
Systematic Review of Sensory Feedback with Upper Extremity
Fantley Clay Smither, M.D.
Mayo Clinic Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation — Rochester, Minnesota
2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
User Satisfaction and Client-centered Feedback Form for Upper Limb
Debi Latour, MEd, OTR/L
Handspring, LLC — Springfi eld, Massachusetts
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Stroke Rehabilitation: Review of Biomechanics and Novel Treatment Concepts
Phil Stevens, MEd, CPO, FAAOP
Hanger Clinic — Salt Lake City, Utah
3:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Gait Training for the Transfemoral Amputee
Chris Doerger, PT, CP
OPIE Software — Winter Garden, Florida
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
The Role of Mentoring and Social Media in Rehabilitation after Limb Loss
Gail C. Grisetti, PT, EdD
Old Dominion University, The Gait Center, Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) Virginia
Norfolk, Virginia

Saturday Workshops, October 28, 2017

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gomez Orthotic Spine Systems
(Sponsored)
Miguel Gomez, MD, CO
Alid Perez, MD
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Changing Times: Post Mastectomy Care in 2017
Rhonda Turner, PhD, JD, BOCPO, CFm, AABCP
American Association of Breast Care Professionals
Houston, Texas
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lower Limb Alignment and Gait Analysis — Techniques for Creating Change
David A Lawrence, MPT, ATC
Old Dominion University—School of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training Health Science
Norfolk, Virginia

Saturday Evening, October 28, 2017

7:00 pm
Closing Dinner, Music and Dancing
Exotic Beach

Simultaneous interpretation will be provided for the general sessions. (Spanish-English/English-Spanish)

PROGRAM WILL BE SUBMITTED TO ABC FOR APPROVAL OF PCE's.