Paul Dayton, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S., served as scientific committee chair for the Iowa Podiatric Medicine Society and was a featured speaker at the 2011 Heartland Podiatric Conference in October in Des Moines. Michelle Sleiter, R.N., N.S.N., office manager for Trimark Foot and Ankle, was the assistant's program coordinator.
In addition to Dayton, who was a featured speaker for both the physicians and assistants programs, and Sleiter, other presenters included Drs. Mark Hartman and Mindi Fellmeier, from Trimark Foot and Ankle, and Dr. Jeff Wienke, from Trinity Regional Medical Center.
The conference was attended by 250 podiatrists and 125 assistants from Iowa and surrounding states, and is sponsored by more than 35 medical companies.