Registration Information

Before October 14, 2020


Active Clinician - $100
Emeritus - $100
International Student - $50
Student - $25

Non-Member Clinician - $250
Other (Nurse/Technician) - $100
Non-Member Student - $50
Spouse/Guest - $25

Hotel Information

Drury Plaza Hotel
San Antonio Riverwalk

105 S St Mary's St.
San Antonio, TX 78205
(210) 270-7799

ACHM has a special
room rate of $122.
Room rates do not include tax.

Phone: Call 1-800-325-0720 and refer to the Group number of 2383217.

Online: Click the link below, then enter Group number of 2383217. 

Cut Off: Friday, October 02, 2020.

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Topics to be Covered

• Wound Care
• Emerging Indications for HBO Therapy
• Survival in Practice of Hyperbaric Medicine
• What is Next for Your Program: Can You Build a Hyperbaric Life Boat?
• Adding Vein Clinic and Vascular Lab to Your Wound Care Program

Speakers & Sessions

Dr. Jayesh B. Shah is the President of South Texas Wound Associates, where he provides clinical wound care services in San Antonio since past 17 years; President of TIMEO2 Healing Concepts, LLC, which provides consulting and education services in wound care and hyperbaric medicine; Medical Director of Wound Healing Center at Northeast Baptist Hospital; Co-Medical Director of Mission Trail Baptist Wound Healing Center in San Antonio, Texas; current President of American College of Hyperbaric Medicine; current Board of Trustees Member of Texas Medical Association. Learn more about Dr. Shah.

Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020
8:10-8:0 AM
HBO Therapy in Diabetic Foot Ulcers Patients - Is there any evidence?

2:15-3:15 PM
Ethics Lecture: Ethical Issues related to off-label indications, legal issues related to off-label or discounted treatment, and discussion on registry options
Dr. Johnson-Arbor is board certified in Emergency Medicine, Medical Toxicology, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, through the American Board of Emergency Medicine. She finished her residency in Emergency Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center and completed a fellowship in Medical Toxicology at the University of Connecticut. She practiced wound care and hyperbaric medicine in Hartford, Connecticut from 2006-2015 prior to relocating to the Washington, DC area. Currently, Dr. Johnson-Arbor serves as the medical director of hyperbaric medicine at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and is also the co-medical director of National Capital Poison Center.  Learn more about Dr. Johnson-Arbor.

Dr. Garcia started his career in medicine in 1984 as a 91B US Army Combat Medical Specialist. After six years of service in the US Army, he began his initial training in wound care at the University of South Alabama Medical Center, under the Chairman of the Department of Surgery and Burns, Dr. Arnold Luterman.  In 1990, he was called back to service with the Alabama National Guard to serve in support of Operation Desert Shield/Storm.  After his service in the war, Dr. Garcia completed his bachelor in science in nursing from the University of Mobile.  He furthered his training by specializing in Critical Care (Open Heart Recovery/SICU) Medicine and Emergency Medicine.  In 1996, he began his full-time career in hyperbaric medicine and wound care. Learn more about Dr. Garcia.

Dr. Sexton is the Medical Director of Singing River Pediatrics. Dr. Sexton earned his medical degree from the University of Sint Eustatius School of Medicine specializing in pediatrics and hyperbaric medicine. He completed his pediatric residency at the University of South Alabama. Learn more about Dr. Sexton.

Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020
4:45-5:00 PM
Traumatic Brain Injury/Concussion and HBO
Dr. Fife completed a Family Medicine residency at the University of Texas, Southwestern in Dallas followed by a two year Fellowship in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine at Duke University. Until 2013 she was a Professor of Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston where she initiated the Memorial Hermann Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine and the Lymphedema Center. Learn more about Dr. Fife.

Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020
1:00-1:15 PM
Prevent Surgical Dehisence - the Most Common and Expensive Chronic Wound - Understanding Nutrition in Wound Management

2:15-3:15 PM
Ethics Lecture: Ethical Issues related to off-label indications, legal issues related to off-label or discounted treatment, and discussion on registry options

Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020
8:00-8:30 AM
Calculus of Survival in Practice of Hyperbaric Medicine Right Now
Dr. Ziad K. Mirza serves as the Chief Medical Officer of HyperHeal and is board certified in both hyperbaric and internal medicine.  Since 2014, his peers have rated him a Baltimore Magazine Top Doctor in hyperbaric medicine. Learn more about Dr. Mirza.

Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020
11:00-11:45 AM
Role of Medical Director/Marketing your HBO Program - Online Reputation - Social Media - How to Write your Blog in Building a Hyperbaric Life Boat for Your Center