The fourth international triennial conference of the
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
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Podiatric Medicine - A journey of human movement

9 June 2017


  • 6
    CPD Credits
    APPLIED FOR

    Why attend?

    The journey of human movement conference is being led by the Faculty of Podiatric Medicine. The event will allow the attendees to appreciate the developments in assessing human movement from the developing gait through to low risk and high risk gait finally onto the elderly and how all this is relevant to your clinical practice.

    Conference delegates will:

    • Learn how human movement is influenced and measured
    • Develop and understanding of research and how it influences practice
    • Discuss current and developing practices
    • Hear for internationally renowned and inspirational speakers

    The journey of human movement is suitable for:

    • Podiatrists
    • Diabetologists
    • Orthotist
    • Anyone with an interest in gait analysis
    • Physiotherapists
  • This is a provisional programme, and it is subject to change.

    Speaker

    Description

    Plenary Session
    Dr Jackie Taylor Welcome and open
    Dr Catherine Calderwood Realising Realistic Medicine
    Mandy Abbott and Dave Dunning Introduction to A journey of human movement
    Professor Jim Woodburn GCU Gait lab live! Outlining data collecting, the approach and how it can be used in clinical practice
    Professor Chris Nester History of Podiatric Biomechanics: the journey of human movement in the podiatry profession
    Professor Jim Woodburn Catch up with the GCU Gait lab... live!
    Professor Jim Richards Gait analysis: how do we measure human movement?
    Dr Jill Phethean Paediatric Gait development: where our movement journey begins
    Professor Jim Woodburn GCU Gait lab... live!
    Professor Hylton Menz Biomechanics of the ageing foot and ankle
    Dr Sico Bus The influence of the neuropathic foot on movement and stability
    Professor Hylton Menz Preventing falls from the ground up
    Professor Jim Woodburn Making sense of the data: you collected data, so what? What does it mean to me and my clinical practice?
    Plenary Session
    Mr Greg Trout 101 things to do when you survive
    Surviving Cancer"
    Professor David Galloway Close

  • Professor Jim Woodburn

    Professor Jim Woodburn

    Professor of Rehabilitation, Glasgow Caledonian University. Professor Woodburn will be hosting live sessions from the gait analysis lab at GCU.

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    Professor Chris Nester

    Professor Chris Nester

    Research Programme Leader, University of Salford.

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    Dr Sicco Bus

    Dr Sicco Bus

    Head of the Human Performance Laboratory, University of Amsterdam Rehabilitation Department.

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    Professor Jim Richards

    Professor Jim Richards

    Prof of Biomechanics within the Allied Health Unit at the University of Central Lancashire

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    Professor Hylton Menz

    Professor Hylton Menz

    NHMRC Senior Research Fellow, La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre, Latrobe University, Australia.

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    Dr Jill Phethean

    Dr Jill Phethean

    University of Salford

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Coordinator

Melanie Sinclair
+44 (0) 141 221 6072

Email Coordinator

Feedback from our 2016 event

"Kudos to both the administrative / organising staff and the speakers!"

Benjamin A. Lipsky, MD, FACP, FIDSA, FRCP (London), FFPM RCPS (Glasg)
Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University of Washington
Associate Fellow, Teaching Associate, Green Templeton College, University of Oxford
Visiting Professor (Medicine), University of Oxford



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