Meet the Speakers

CONFERENCE CO-CHAIRS

Sanjeev Arora, MD, FACG, MACP,
Director/Founder of Project ECHO
Professor of Medicine at University of New Mexico

 

Karen L. Bauer, DNP, APRN-FNP, CWS, FAPWCA 
Director of Wound Services
The University of Toledo Medical Center
Mary R. Brennan, RN, MBA, CWON
Asst. Director Clinical Nurse Specialist
North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York
Dr. Rodney Chan, MD, FACS, FRCSC
Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
US Army Burn Center
Kara S. Couch, MS, CRNP, CWCN-AP
Director of Inpatient Wound Care
George Washington University Hospital

Dorothy Doughty, MN, RN, CWOCN, FAAN
WOC Nurse Clinician
Emory University Hospital and Emory University WOC Nursing Education Program
Elizabeth Faust, EP, CWS, CWOCN-AP, DAPWCA
Nurse Practitioner
Reading Hospital, part of Tower Health
Luis G. Fernández, MD, KHS, KCOEG, FACS, FASAS, FCCP, FCCM, FICS
Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery
University of Texas Health Science Center

Emily Greenstein, APRN, CNP, CWON, FACCWS
Certified Nurse Practitioner
Sanford Health System
Wound Care Elements: Exudate Management”
Khristina Harrell, RN, CWCA
Chief Nursing Officer
SerenaGroup® Research Foundation
 

 

Michel Hermans, MD
President, Hermans Consulting, Inc.
Karen Lou Kennedy-Evans, RN, FNP, APRN-BC
President, KL Kennedy, LLC

 

 

Diane Krasner, PhD, RN, FAAN
Wound and Skin Care Consultant, Adjunct Clinical Faculty, Harrisburg Area Community College-York Campus, Nursing

 

Samantha Kuplicki, MSN, APRN-CNS, AGCNS-BC, CWS, CWCN-AP, RNFA
APRN, Certified Wound Specialist
Utica Park Clinic General Surgery
Kimberly LeBlanc, PhD, RN, NSWOC, WOCC (C), IIWCC
Chair, Wound Ostomy Continence Institute /
Association of Nurses Specialized in Wound Ostomy Continence Canada
Jeffrey M. Levine, MD, AGSF, CMD, CWSP
Associate Clinical Professor of Geriatric Medicine & Palliative Care, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
April Lumpkins, MN, RN, CWOCN, FAAN
South Texas Wound Care Associates, PA
Fedor Lurie, MD, PhD
Assistant Director of Research, Education and Vascular Laboratory, Jobst Vascular Institute
Dianne Mackey, MSN, RN, CWOCN
Wound/Skin Coordinator and Staff Educator, Kaiser Permanente
James McGuire, DPM, PT, LPed, FAPWHc
Professor, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
Director, Leonard S. Abrams Center for Advanced Wound Healing
 

Nancy Munoz, DCN, MHA, RDN, FAND
Supervisory Dietitian, Assistant Chief for Nutrition and Foodservice, Southern Nevada VA Healthcare System
Marta Ostler, CWS, CLT, CCS, DAPWCA
Owner, Purpose Physical Therapy

 

Matthew Regulski, DPM, CMET, FAPWCA, FCCWS, WHS, FAPWH©
Partner, Ocean County Foot and Ankle, Director, Wound Institute of Ocean County
Dianne Rudolph, DNP, CNP-BC, CWOCN
Nurse Practitioner, South Texas Wound Associates
Lee Ruotsi, MD, FACCWS, UHMMD
Medical Director of the Advanced Wound Healing Centers
Catholic Health System
Pamela Scarborough, PT, DPT, CWS, CEEAA
Director of Public Policy & Education, American Medical Technologies (a DBA of Gordian Medical, Inc.)
Gregory Schultz, PhD
Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology, University of Florida, College of Medicine
Thomas E. Serena, MD, FACS, MAPWCA, FACHM
Founder & Medical Director, SerenaGroup®
R. Gary Sibbald, BSc, MD, M.Ed., D.SC (Hon), FRCPC (Med)(Derm), FAAD, MAPWCA, JM
Professor of Medicine and Public Health, University of Toronto
Director of International Interprofessional Wound Care Course (IIWCC)

 

Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS
Saratoga Hospital Medical Group Wound Healing
Randall Wolcott, MD, CWS
Founder, Southwest Medical Wound Care Center

 

Janet Wolfson, PT, CWS, CLWT, CLT-LANA
Wound Care Coordinator, Encompass Health
Karen Zulkowski DNS, RN, CWS
Retired, Associate Professor, Montana State University-Bozeman
Sanjeev Arora, MD, FACG, MACP,

Director/Founder of Project ECHO

Professor of Medicine at University of New Mexico

 

Karen L. Bauer, DNP, APRN-FNP, CWS, FAPWCA

Director of Wound Services, The University of Toledo Medical Center

Mary R. Brennan, RN, MBA, CWON

Asst. Director Clinical Nurse Specialist

North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York 

Dr. Rodney Chan, MD, FACS, FRCSC

Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery US Army Burn Center

Kara S. Couch, MS, CRNP, CWCN-AP

Director of Inpatient Wound Care George Washington University Hospital

Dorothy Doughty, MN, RN, CWOCN, FAAN

WOC Nurse Clinician Emory University Hospital and Emory University WOC Nursing

Kara S. Couch, MS, CRNP, CWCN-AP

Nurse Practitioner Reading Hospital, part of Tower Health

Luis G. Fernández, MD, KHS, KCOEG, FACS, FASAS, FCCP, FCCM, FICS

Medical Director, Trauma Wound Care Prof. of Surgery, Dept. of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center

Emily Greenstein, APRN, CNP, CWON, FACCWS

Certified Nurse Practitioner, Sanford Health System

Khristina Harrell

 RN, CWCA

Chief Nursing Officer

SerenaGroup® Research Foundation

Michel Hermans, MD

President, Hermans Consulting, Inc.

Karen Lou Kennedy-Evans, RN, FNP, APRN-BC

President, KL Kennedy, LLC

Diane Krasner, PhD, RN, FAAN

Wound and Skin Care Consultant, Adjunct Clinical Faculty, Harrisburg Area Community College-York Campus, Nursing

 

Samantha Kuplicki, MSN, APRN-CNS, AGCNS-BC, CWS, CWCN-AP, RNFA

APRN, Certified Wound Specialist Utica Park Clinic General Surgery

Kimberly LeBlanc, PhD, RN, NSWOC, WOCC (C), IIWCC

Chair, Wound Ostomy Continence Institute / Association of Nurses Specialized in Wound Ostomy Continence Canada

Jeffrey M. Levine, MD, AGSF, CMD, CWSP

Associate Clinical Professor of Geriatric Medicine & Palliative Care, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

April Lumpkins, MN, RN, CWOCN, FAAN

South Texas Wound Care Associates, PA

Fedor Lurie, MD, PhD

Assistant Director of Research, Education and Vascular Laboratory, Jobst Vascular Institute

Dianne Mackey, MSN, RN, CWOCN

Wound/Skin Coordinator and Staff Educator, Kaiser Permanente

James McGuire, DPM, PT, LPed, FAPWHc

Professor, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine

Director, Leonard S. Abrams Center for Advanced Wound Healing

Nancy Munoz, DCN, MHA, RDN, FAND

Supervisory Dietitian, Assistant Chief for Nutrition and Foodservice, Southern Nevada VA Healthcare System

Marta Ostler, CWS, CLT, CCS, DAPWCA

Owner, Purpose Physical Therapy

 

 

Matthew Regulski, DPM, CMET, FAPWCA, FCCWS, WHS, FAPWH©

Partner, Ocean County Foot and Ankle, Director, Wound Institute of Ocean County

Dianne Rudolph, DNP, CNP-BC, CWOCN

Nurse Practitioner, South Texas Wound Associates

 

 

 

Lee Ruotsi, MD, FACCWS, UHMMD

Medical Director of the Advanced Wound Healing Centers Catholic Health System

Pamela Scarborough, PT, DPT, CWS, CEEAA

Director of Public Policy & Education, American Medical Technologies (a DBA of Gordian Medical, Inc.)

Gregory Schultz, PhD

Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology, University of Florida, College of Medicine

Thomas E. Serena, MD, FACS, MAPWCA, FACHM

Founder & Medical Director, SerenaGroup®

R. Gary Sibbald, BSc, MD, M.Ed., D.SC (Hon), FRCPC (Med)(Derm), FAAD, MAPWCA, JM

Professor of Medicine and Public Health, University of Toronto

Director of International Interprofessional Wound Care Course (IIWCC)

 

Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS

Saratoga Hospital Medical Group Wound Healing

Randall Wolcott, MD, CWS

Founder, Southwest Medical Wound Care Center

 

Janet Wolfson, PT, CWS, CLWT, CLT-LANA

Wound Care Coordinator, Encompass Health

Karen Zulkowski DNS, RN, CWS

Retired, Associate Professor, Montana State University-Bozeman

Sanjeev Arora, MD, FACG, MACP,

Director/Founder of Project ECHO

Professor of Medicine at University of New Mexico

 

Karen L. Bauer, DNP, APRN-FNP, CWS, FAPWCA

Director of Wound Services, The University of Toledo Medical Center

Mary R. Brennan, RN, MBA, CWON

Asst. Director Clinical Nurse Specialist

North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York 

Dr. Rodney Chan, MD, FACS, FRCSC

Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery US Army Burn Center

Kara S. Couch, MS, CRNP, CWCN-AP

Director of Inpatient Wound Care George Washington University Hospital

Dorothy Doughty, MN, RN, CWOCN, FAAN

WOC Nurse Clinician Emory University Hospital and Emory University WOC Nursing

Kara S. Couch, MS, CRNP, CWCN-AP

Nurse Practitioner Reading Hospital, part of Tower Health

Luis G. Fernández, MD, KHS, KCOEG, FACS, FASAS, FCCP, FCCM, FICS

Medical Director, Trauma Wound Care Prof. of Surgery, Dept. of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center

Emily Greenstein, APRN, CNP, CWON, FACCWS

Certified Nurse Practitioner, Sanford Health System

Khristina Harrell

 RN, CWCA

Chief Nursing Officer

SerenaGroup® Research Foundation

Michel Hermans, MD

President, Hermans Consulting, Inc.

Karen Lou Kennedy-Evans, RN, FNP, APRN-BC

President, KL Kennedy, LLC

Diane Krasner, PhD, RN, FAAN

Wound and Skin Care Consultant, Adjunct Clinical Faculty, Harrisburg Area Community College-York Campus, Nursing

 

Samantha Kuplicki, MSN, APRN-CNS, AGCNS-BC, CWS, CWCN-AP, RNFA

APRN, Certified Wound Specialist Utica Park Clinic General Surgery

Kimberly LeBlanc, PhD, RN, NSWOC, WOCC (C), IIWCC

Chair, Wound Ostomy Continence Institute / Association of Nurses Specialized in Wound Ostomy Continence Canada

Jeffrey M. Levine, MD, AGSF, CMD, CWSP

Associate Clinical Professor of Geriatric Medicine & Palliative Care, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

April Lumpkins, MN, RN, CWOCN, FAAN

South Texas Wound Care Associates, PA

Fedor Lurie, MD, PhD

Assistant Director of Research, Education and Vascular Laboratory, Jobst Vascular Institute

Dianne Mackey, MSN, RN, CWOCN

Wound/Skin Coordinator and Staff Educator, Kaiser Permanente

James McGuire, DPM, PT, LPed, FAPWHc

Professor, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine

Director, Leonard S. Abrams Center for Advanced Wound Healing

Nancy Munoz, DCN, MHA, RDN, FAND

Supervisory Dietitian, Assistant Chief for Nutrition and Foodservice, Southern Nevada VA Healthcare System

Marta Ostler, CWS, CLT, CCS, DAPWCA

Owner, Purpose Physical Therapy

 

 

Matthew Regulski, DPM, CMET, FAPWCA, FCCWS, WHS, FAPWH©

Partner, Ocean County Foot and Ankle, Director, Wound Institute of Ocean County

Dianne Rudolph, DNP, CNP-BC, CWOCN

Nurse Practitioner, South Texas Wound Associates

 

 

 

Lee Ruotsi, MD, FACCWS, UHMMD

Medical Director of the Advanced Wound Healing Centers Catholic Health System

Pamela Scarborough, PT, DPT, CWS, CEEAA

Director of Public Policy & Education, American Medical Technologies (a DBA of Gordian Medical, Inc.)

Gregory Schultz, PhD

Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology, University of Florida, College of Medicine

Thomas E. Serena, MD, FACS, MAPWCA, FACHM

Founder & Medical Director, SerenaGroup®

R. Gary Sibbald, BSc, MD, M.Ed., D.SC (Hon), FRCPC (Med)(Derm), FAAD, MAPWCA, JM

Professor of Medicine and Public Health, University of Toronto

Director of International Interprofessional Wound Care Course (IIWCC)

 

Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS

Saratoga Hospital Medical Group Wound Healing

Randall Wolcott, MD, CWS

Founder, Southwest Medical Wound Care Center

 

Janet Wolfson, PT, CWS, CLWT, CLT-LANA

Wound Care Coordinator, Encompass Health

Karen Zulkowski DNS, RN, CWS

Retired, Associate Professor, Montana State University-Bozeman