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David G. Armstrong, DPM, MD, PhD, First Podiatrist to Serve as Grand Round Lecturer for Both the Endocrine and Medicine Institute and Department of Medicine at Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH – March 23, 2023 – Dr. David G. Armstrong, a renowned podiatrist, has made history as the first podiatrist to serve as grand round lecturer for both the Endocrine and Medicine Institute and the Department of Medicine. Dr. Armstrong’s insightful lectures addressed critical topics in healthcare, including the role of teams in limb preservation and the intersection of consumer electronics and medical devices.
With a background in podiatric medicine, Dr. Armstrong has dedicated his career to improving the lives of patients suffering from diabetes and associated complications. His lecture on the role of teams in limb preservation emphasized the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration to achieve better patient outcomes and prevent amputations.
As part of USC’s NSF Sponsored Center to Stream Healthcare in Place, Dr. Armstrong also delved into the merger of current and next-gen consumer electronics and medical devices. His expertise in this field highlighted the potential for cutting-edge technology to revolutionize patient care, streamlining healthcare delivery and improving patient outcomes.
Dr. Armstrong’s groundbreaking lectures at the Cleveland Clinic reflect the institution’s commitment to fostering innovation and promoting interdisciplinary collaboration in the medical community. By inviting leaders in various fields to share their knowledge and expertise, the Cleveland Clinic is at the forefront of advancing medical research and improving patient care.
About David G. Armstrong, DPM, MD, PhD: Dr. David G. Armstrong is a distinguished podiatrist with an extensive academic background. He has dedicated his career to improving the lives of patients with diabetes and associated complications, focusing on limb preservation and the application of advanced technology in healthcare. His pioneering work has earned him numerous accolades and recognition in the field of podiatry and beyond.
About Cleveland Clinic: Cleveland Clinic is a nonprofit, multi-specialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, it was founded in 1921 by four renowned physicians with a vision of providing outstanding patient care based upon the principles of cooperation, compassion, and innovation. Today, the Cleveland Clinic is one of the largest and most respected hospitals in the country, consistently ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report.