The PALP team has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 developments. Given the unknown circumstances and to ensure the health and safety of our attendees, we have decided to postpone PALP until Spring of 2021.


Program for Advanced Limb Preservation
The Anti-Amputation Meeting

Spring 2021 







This course is directed to physicians specializing in interventional cardiology, interventional radiology, vascular medicine, vascular surgery, podiatry, and wound care; physicians in training (medical students, residents, fellows); allied health professionals (including nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, medical assistants, vascular technologists, operating room staff, cath lab staff, and interventional radiology staff).



By the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe how to identify and evaluate patients with diabetes and PAD who are at risk for amputation.
  • Outline the current indications, risks, complications, and outcomes of medical, endovascular, surgical, and wound care therapies for the treatment of CLTI and DFU.
  • Compare the available techniques for lower extremity revascularization
  • Assess the available medical, surgical, and wound care techniques for treatment of ischemic and diabetic foot founds and infections.
  • Incorporate advanced medial, endovascular, and surgical techniques and approaches into their own practices to improve care and outcomes of patients with DFU and CLTI


CME Accreditation Statement

Complete Conference Management is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Credit Designation Statement

Complete Conference Management designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


American Board of Surgery (ABS) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part 2

Attendees may take a self-assessment test at the time of certificate retrieval.  Achieving a score of 75% or more on unlimited attempts will allow the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ earned at PALP count towards the self-assessment credits required by Part 2 of the ABS MOC Program.

Other Credits

For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 12.25 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.


UEMS/EACCME CME Credit Recognition

The American Medical Association (AMA) has an agreement of mutual recognition of CME credit with the UEMS. Under the terms of this agreement the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME), the accrediting arm of the UEMS, will convert CME credit for live activities certified by the AMA.



Complete Conference Management makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.


Disclosure Policy Statement

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Complete Conference Management must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor.  All faculty, authors, editors and planning committee members participating in a CCM-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.


Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

Complete Conference Management requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.