@UofA Surgery Professor Keynotes Largest Ever Cuban International Diabetes Symposium

David G. Armstrong, Professor of surgery and Director of the Southern Arizona Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) delivered a  powerful message on the future of medicine, surgery and research collaboration in diabetes care at the fourth Cuban International Symposium on Diabetes and its Complications held in Varadero and Havana Cuba this week. “Professor Armstrong was the first North American surgeon to work with us directly in clinic as well as in research to heal wounds” noted Professor Jose Montequin, sessions Chair of the Keynote symposium. Armstrong noted that “Our two nations share a common enemy– that is diabetes and its complications. Let’s continue to work toward healing wounds of the future, together.”

David G. Armstrong (right) being interviewed by Cuban National TV’s Nuerka Damarys


David G. Armstrong

Dedicated to amputation prevention, wound healing, diabetic foot, biotechnology and the intersection between medical devices and consumer electronics.

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