Promoting best practice in diabetic foot care in India

About this project

The purpose of this project is to support the development of a new diabetic foot clinic that offers care to a substantial section of the population in South India. This will be achieved: a) through the translation of best practice from world leading institutions in the UK and b) by validating a low-cost method for neuropathy screening for use in India.

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Professor Nachiappan Chockalingam

Professor Of Clinical Biomechanics

As Professor of Clinical Biomechanics, I direct the Movement Analysis Laboratory and lead the biomechanics team and research at Staffordshire University. I am also an Affiliate Professor at the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Malta and…

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Dr Aoife Healy

Associate Professor

I joined Staffordshire University as a KTP research associate on project examining diabetic footwear in October 2009. In 2006 I graduated from the University of Limerick with a BSc in Sports and Exercise Science. Following this I completed an MS…

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