Podiatric Medicine - A journey of human movement
9 June 2017
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:
- Anyone with an interest in gait analysis
This is a provisional programme, and it is subject to change.
Plenary Session Mandy Abbott and Dave Dunning Introduction 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 Richards Professor Jim Richards Jill Phethean Paediatric Gait development: where our movement journey begins Professor Jim Woodburn GCU Gait lab... live! Professor Hylton Menz Human movement and how it can be influenced Dr Sico Bus The influence of the neuropathic foot on movement and stability Professor Hylton Menz Falls in the elderly: has our journey of movement come full circle? 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
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