Welcome to the future home of the
Diabetic Foot Society

The Diabetic Foot Society is a newly formed organization for clinicians caring for the patient with diabetes suffering from neuropathy, ulcers, infection or amputation.

As a forum for the exchange of research and clinical results, the Diabetic Foot Society aims to improve outcomes for patients while providing clinicians with the latest evidence-based tools to do so.

Check out these useful links:
Diabetic Foot Online
American Diabetes Association

Diabetic Foot Online - Feed


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:32:02 +0000

As requested, enclosed are your lectures. 1. Making SALSA@USC: Healing Wounds and Managing People in Diabetic Foot Remission 2. The past and future of NPWT

The Diabetic Foot Online Clinic Utilization Score: An Online Calculator to Predict Outpatient Volume

Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:18:43 +0000

This calculator uses existing population data to provide a functional tool for health systems, policy makers and administrators to best estimate and plan resource utilization.   Reference 1. Miller, J.D., Giovinco, N.A., Mills, J.L. and Armstrong, D.G., 2014. The Diabetic-Foot Online Clinic Utilization Score (DFOCUS): A calculator for estimating clinic volume and utilization. Wound Medicine, […]


Sat, 15 Sep 2018 16:12:51 +0000

David G. Armstrong, Professor of Surgery and Director of the Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) at the Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California (USC) served as the keynote lecture for the first ever Brown-Harvard Symposium on Wound Healing. “We are honored to have David fly across the country to join us […]

Attending the @UCLA Geriatrics Course? Here is your lecture!

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 20:05:02 +0000

What a wonderful meeting this is. As promised here is your lecture.

Making Limb Saving Alliances @Keckmedusc and Beyond #ToeandFlow

Sat, 01 Sep 2018 17:53:57 +0000

This from Jolynn Tumelo and Podiatry Management  

DFCon: 11-13 October, 2018– In Person…or Streaming (in your PJ's)…it's up to you! Here's how.

Mon, 27 Aug 2018 17:17:45 +0000

As you may know, DFCon18 is approaching. We typically welcome people from 50 nations and all 50 states. This year will be no different. We’d love to see you there– but we also are happy to have you there virtually (along with 3200 of your toe and flowmigos).   Live Broadcast & On-Demand Access NOW AVAILABLE […]

16 steps to protect your feet during Hajj (Muslim pilgrimage) @BMJ @APMA @FootinDiabetes #ActAgainstAmputation @KeckMedUSC

Mon, 27 Aug 2018 02:53:58 +0000

We at SALSA@USC are pleased to have participated in this collaborative effort to provide guidance to the nearly quarter million people with diabetes who perform Hajj each year. This manuscript has been published in BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care. 16 steps to keep the foot healthy before, during and after the Hajj15 17–19 Daily […]

@BCM_Surgery and @KeckMedUSC Podiatric and Vascular Surgeons Featured @HENDOLAT Symposium in Mexico City

Sat, 25 Aug 2018 18:09:18 +0000

A record breaking symposium in Mexico City featured key podiatric and vascular surgeons from the United States. The symposium, Endovascular Horizons Latin America (better known as HENDOLAT) brought together surgeons from three continents. “To see this meeting grow as it has is a testament to its organizers, particularly (vascular surgeon) Miguel Montero-Baker.” noted Jeff Ross, […]

Attending @Hendolat ? Here are our lectures. Please copy, improve, share and pay it forward! #ToeandFlow @keckmedusc

Sat, 25 Aug 2018 14:35:24 +0000

By request! Enjoy!!! 1. Remission 2. Making SALSA: Toe and Flow 3. Surgical Reconstruction: your WIFI settings 4. New Technologies for the Patient in Remission

My Adventures in Public Health: A Message on Mentoring and Paying it Forward from SALSA@USC Fellow, JD Shih @APMA @KeckMedUSC @PodMedColleges @DartmthSurgHSR

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:06:23 +0000

Here’s to Chia-Ding (JD) Shih, SALSA@USC fellow, for a wonderful article on his experience at Dartmouth as an APMA TDI Pubic Health Fellow.