ALPS serves as an
interdisciplinary bridge

Between varied groups and organizations with respective roles to play in lower limb preservation.

“We aim to advance science and clinical care in association with limb preservation and to develop the next generation of clinicians, scientists and clinician scientists in this field.”

Become a Member?

Membership is open to everyone involved in limb preservation and we hope you will join us today and help saving limbs and lives.


The Official Annual
Conference of ALPS

On September 29th-October 1st, 2022,
the interdisciplinary Diabetic Foot Conference (DFCon) will be held in Los Angeles at the Hilton Universal Conference Hotel. It will also be possible to attend virtually – as the program will also be livestreamed.

Abstract submission will open in February 2022.

Founding Board

Dr. David
G. Armstrong

Founding President

Dr. Stephanie Wu

Founding Vice President

Dr. Michael S. Conte

Founding Scientific Chair

Dr. Joseph L. Mills

Founding Clinical Chair

Dr. Ryan Crews

Founding Secretary

Dr. Brian Lepow

Founding Treasurer

Partner Associations

Vascular Cures
Society for Vascular Surgery

Industry Partners

we are very proud to present our industry partners here

Founding Partner


Platinum Partner

Advanced Oxygen Therapy Inc.

Gold Partner

Advanced Oxygen Therapy Inc.

Silver Partner