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Alan Sherman, DPM,CCMEP

  • Bio

    Alan Sherman, DPM trained as a podiatrist, founded and ran a private practice on the campus of Delray Medical Center, Delray Beach, Florida for 25 years. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. In 1995, he founded the first online community and website for podiatry, Podiatry Online, which grew to become the largest Internet community for podiatrists in the world. At its peak, 2/3 of licensed podiatrists were members, each receiving the Podiatry Online listserv ezine published daily by Dr. Sherman. Podiatry Online was acquired by the largest supplier to podiatry offices, Moore Medical, in 2000, and Alan was employed along with partner Michael Shore, DPM as a consultant to continue running the site. Moore Medical was acquired by McKesson in 2002. Drs. Sherman and Shore then went on to found PRESENT e-Learning Systems, a Medical Education and Communications Company (MECC) in 2004, which has grown to be the largest provider of online CME education services for podiatrists and one of 3 dominant MECCs in the new, highly technology driven field of wound care. Its first product was PRESENT Podiatric Residency Education Online, which standardized the curriculum for podiatric residency programs across the country via its weekly online lecture series and eZine publications. PRESENT e-Learning Systems entered the live conferences business in 2006, acquired two companies and now puts on 6 live medical conferences a year, serving over 3000 attendees. PRESENTxe2x80x99s Mentor Learning Management System, continually improved since its introduction in 2005, is now an advanced, simple to set up and administer mobile enabled scalable SOS Learning Management System platform. Son Evan is a pediatric emergency specialist at St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. Daughter Ali is married and lives on Upper West Side of New York City. She is a majors account manager at Hudson Jeans.

    Education

    Colgate University
    Molecular Biology

    1973 - 1977

    Yale University
    Chemistry

    1973 - 1977

    California College of Podiatric Medicine
    Podiatry and Podiatric Surgery

    1977 - 1981

    Westchester Hospital Podiatric Residency Program
    Podiatric Medicine and Surgery

    1981 - 1982

    Work

    PRESENT E-Learning Systems
    Boca Raton, FL, FL, USA
    CEO

    2003 - current

    Sherman Enterprises
    Boca Raton, FL, USA
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    2003 - current

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    afdadf, AL, USA
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    2013 - 2017