Wales Podiatric Medicine Conference 2020

Due to concerns with the Covid-19 epidemic this conference has been postponed until further notice.

4 GREAT REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD Join us for our 4th Wales Podiatric Conference


2 days of lectures: Diabetes, MSK, Podopaediatrcs, Rheumatology, Motivation, Business + more...



Chance to network with College of Podiatry members from both the NHS and private sectors.


Trade Exhibition

View the latest innovations in podiatry & stock up on your essentials in the trade hall.



No conference is complete without a chance to socialise with new and old friends.



Celtic Manor Resort

Join us at the prestigious Celtic Manor Resort in Newport South Wales. With easy access off the M4, over 400 rooms, 3 golf courses and 2 luxury spas the Celtic Manor is more that just a venue… its an experience!

08:30 Registration

Registration, Coffee & Trade Exhibition

09:30 Opening

Welcome & Opening of the Conference

George Dunn

09:45 Lecture

The Impact of Podiatry on World Records ,Motivation & Future Projects

Richard Parks

10:45 Break

Break & Trade Exhibition

11:15 Lecture

The Rugby World Cup 2019 'A Medical Perspective'

Geoff Davies - Consultant Sports Physician & WRU National Team Physician

11:55 Lecture

Foot Orthoses - The Latest Evidence

Ann - Marie Keenan

12.30 Trade Talk

How temperature assessment can inform patient care.

Dr Russell Payne - Thermetrix

12.45 Lunch

Lunch & Trade Exhibition

14:00 Lecture

10 Things You Should Know In Podopaediatrics

Steve Coombs

14:30 Lecture

The Knee & Orthoses

Prof. Sarah Curran

15:00 Trade Talk

Instrument Decontamination

Carla Hoyle - Prestige Medical

15:15 Trade Talk


Canonbury Healthcare

15:30 Break

Break & Trade Exhibition

16:00 Lecture

Infection In Diabetes Mellitus & Independent Practitioner Referral Pathways

Paul Chadwick


The Charcot Foot

Ben Bullen

08.45 Registration

Registration, Coffee & Trade Exhibition

09:30 Welcome

Welcome To Day Two

09:35 Lecture

Putting The Country Back On Its Feet - The Way Forward

George Dunn / Ross Barrow

10:05 Lecture

Red Flags In Rheumatology

Anthony Redmond

10:45 Break

Break & Trade Exhibition

11:15 Lecture

Fascial Release

Gafin Morgan

11:45 Lecture

Running Injuries

Jane Lewis

12:15 Trade Talk

Why MLS? - Introducing Class 4 Laser Therapy

Steve Sheldon - Celtic SMR

12:30 Trade Talk

How temperature assessment can inform patient care.

Dr Russell Payne - Thermetrix

12:45 Lunch

Lunch & Trade Exhibition

14:00 Lecture

The High Risk Foot: Wounds, Dressings & Offloading

Prad Solanki

14:45 Lecture

All Things Vascular

Damian Kelleher


Break & Trade Exhibition

16:00 Lecture

Lipoedema - a podiatrists perspective

Nicola O'Brian

16:15 Lecture

Your Feet Are Killing Me - avoiding the pitfalls of private practice

Damian Murray

Friday 11:15 - 12:30

Host: Lacuna Method

Lacuna Method for Fungal Nails.

The clinical cost effective auditable management plan for OM nails.

Friday 14:00 - 15:00

Host: Thermetrix Limited

Introducing Podium
Podium foot scans give the podiatrist a simple accessible and cost-effective tool to improve foot health understanding, drive additional and new patient visits and provide a valuable partnership with Thermetrix.



Friday 15:30 - 17:00

Host: Canonbury Products

Accurately measure your patient’s walking profile in real life conditions in just a few minutes. The intelligent insoles feature several sensors that detect the smallest foot movements and a microprocessor that calculates the biomechanical data.

The dedicated PodoSmart platform allows you to view all the data linked to the activity and analyse the results on your tablet, PC or smartphone.

Saturday 09:30 - 10:45

Host: C&P Medical

Cost-effective, light weight and flexible, the Toeflex Gel really feels like your own nail. Training available with kit purchase.

The Verruca Pen PE II
Plasma verruca treatment.

Saturday 11:15 - 12:30

Host: Espere Healthcare

Verrutop is a topical solution for professional use providing painless treatment of verrucae & warts that is highly effective in just a few applications.

Saturday 14:00 - 15:30

Host: Celtic SMR

MSK Diagnostic Scanning Workshop

Quick theory session on the basic understanding of the science of ultrasound.
A practitioners experience of how Scanning has enhanced their way of working
Followed by
Practical Session scanning techniques looking at basic structures of the foot.

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