Demystifying Plantar Pressure Analysis

Launch of our NEW Podotech Elftman Matrix In-shoe Pressure Device.

PLUS Demonstrations on our Podotech Elftman range of Plantar Pressure Analysis Systems.

Algeos are pleased to announce that they will be launching their NEW in-shoe pressure system, the Podotech Elftman Matrix, at a workshop on Friday 4th May at Sheffield University. There will be presentations and workshops hosted by experts in the field of plantar pressure, who will highlight the importance of measuring plantar pressure and how measurement systems can be incorporated into your day-to-day work and benefit your clinics.

We are offering this 1 day workshop FREE OF CHARGE on Friday 4th May 2012 . Refreshments will be served throughout the day and 5 CPD points will be awarded for attendance. Numbers are limited and as we are sure it will prove to be a popular event, we recommend you book now to secure your place. Please speak to your Algeos Sales Representative to confirm your attendance. Alternatively contact Rachael Frank, our Podiatry Division Manager, at rachael.frank@algeos.com or telephone 0151 448 1228.

Workshop Agenda:
09.00 Registration
09.15 Introduction to the day
09.30 The Value of Clinical Diagnosis
Professor Wesley Vernon OBE (Head of Podiatry Service & Research Lead, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals)
10.15 The Difference between Devices for Measuring Plantar Pressure Dr Claudia Giacomozzi (Italian Health Institute)
11.00 Break
11.15 Introduction to the Podotech Elftman range
11.30 Workshop 1 – Sports Perspective: The relevance of In-shoe Plantar Pressure within Sports Podiatry
Jurgen Nijenhuis (Sports Podiatrist to multiple professional athletes and football teams)
12.00 Workshop 2 – Orthotic Perspective Jane McAdam (Principle Podiatrist at Salford Royal Foundation Trust)
12.30 Lunch break
13.30 Workshop 3 – Diabetic Foot / Surgery Perspective
Sheffield PCT – Diabetic Foot Surgery Department (Speaker to be confirmed)
14.00 Introduction to the workshop
14.10 Interactive demonstration of the Elftman Matrix Plus the opportunity to view the other Elftman pressure analysis systems within our Podotech range
15.15 Questions and CPD certificate handout
15.30 Close