Faculty

Course Directors
David R. Cloutier, MD, FACS
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Medical Director, Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center
The Miriam Hospital | Providence, RI
Vickie R. Driver, DPM, MS, FACFAS
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery (Clinical)
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Director, Clinical Research
Hyperbaric Oxygen Program and Wound Care Center
Rhode Island Hospital | Providence, RI
Paul Y. Liu, MD
Professor of Surgery (Plastic Surgery)
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Chair, Department of Plastic Surgery
Lifespan Hospitals | Providence, RI
Guest Faculty
Richard E. Baker, Jr., DPM
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital | Providence, RI
Reena A. Bhatt, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Plastic Surgery)
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital | Providence, RI
Elof Erikkson, MD, PhD
Joseph E. Murray Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Chief, Plastic Surgery | Brigham and Women’s Hospital | Boston, MA
Gary W. Gibbons, MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery
Boston University School of Medicine | Boston, MA
Medical Director
South Shore Hospital Center for Wound Healing | Weymouth, MA
Lisa J. Gould, MD, PhD, FACS
Affiliate Professor | University of South Florida
Medical Director, Wound Recovery and Hyperbaric Medicine Center
Kent Hospital | Warwick, RI
Past President, Wound Healing Society
Dennis P. Orgill, MD, PhD
Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Vice Chairman for Quality Improvement
Department of Surgery | Brigham and Women’s Hospital | Boston, MA
Robert B. Patterson, MD, RVT, FACS
Clinical Professor of Surgery
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital | Providence, RI
Michael A. Reuter, DPM
Medical Associates of Rhode Island | East Providence, RI
Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital | Providence, RI
Michael P. Vezeridis, MD
Professor of Surgery
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Co-Director, Multidisciplinary Melanoma/Cutaneous Oncology Program
Rhode Island Hospital | Providence, RI

Planning Committee

David R. Cloutier, MD, FACS
Garrett A. Cohen, RN, MBA
Program Director
Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center
Rhode Island Hospital | Providence, RI
Vickie R. Driver, DPM, MS, FACFAS
Paul Y. Liu, MD
Edward J. Marcaccio, Jr., MD, FACS
Anne Stepka, RN, MS, COCN, CWCN
Inpatient Wound Care Nurse
Rhode Island Hospital | Providence, RI
Maria Sullivan, BS
Director, Office of Continuing Medical Education
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University | Providence, RI