Meet the Speakers

Paulo Alves

Catholic University, Portugal

Evan Call

Weber State University, USA

Evan is a Research / Testing Scientist and 24 Year veteran Adjunct Faculty Member at Weber State University in Ogden,… READ MORE
Windy Cole

Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, USA

Director of Wound Research Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine   Dr. Windy Cole is a native of the… READ MORE
Amit Gefen, Conference Chair

Tel Aviv University, Israel

Prof. Amit Gefen received the B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering and M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Tel Aviv University… READ MORE
Darren Groberg

UMS Foot and Ankle Specialists, USA

Darren Groberg DPM, FACFAS Darren is a Board Certified Podiatrist who has been in practice for over 7 years.  In… READ MORE
Aoife Healy

Staffordshire University, UK

Aoife is an Associate Professor within the Centre for Biomechanics and Rehabilitation Technologies at Staffordshire University, UK. Her research interests… READ MORE
Gustav Jarl

Orebro University, Sweden

Gustav Jarl is an Associate Professor and Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist. His work as a clinician and researcher focuses on… READ MORE
Jan Kottner

Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany

Jan Kottner, PhD Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Department of Dermatology and Allergy Gent University, University Centre for Nursing and Midwifery… READ MORE
Gang Li

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China

Gang Li is Professor in the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine at the Chinese University of Hong… READ MORE
Ellie Lindsay

Lindsay Leg Club Foundation, UK

Ellie began working for the National Health Service in 1977. Her nursing experience within the hospital environment included medical, surgical… READ MORE
Neil McIntyre

Lindsay Leg Club Foundation, UK

Neil McIntyre joined the Lindsay Leg Club Foundation as a trustee at the beginning of 2018. Previously, Neil was a… READ MORE
Alisa Morss Clyne

University of Maryland, USA

Alisa Morss Clyne is currently an Associate Professor in the Fischell Department of Bioengineering at the University of Maryland. Prior… READ MORE
Bijan Najafi

Baylor College of Medicine, USA

Prof. Najafi is currently serving with the Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, Texas), Department of Surgery as a tenured Professor,… READ MORE
Jane Nixon

University of Leeds, UK

Jane Nixon is Professor of Tissue Viability and Clinical Trials Research and Deputy Director at the Institute of Clinical Trials… READ MORE
Sara S. Nunes de Vasconcelos

Toronto General Hospital Research Institute, Canada

Dr. Sara Nunes Vasconcelos is a Scientist at the University Health Network in the Toronto General Hospital Research Institute. She… READ MORE
Nilly Salomon-Shimony

Estar Medical, Israel

Andrew Sharpe

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Andrew has a BSc (Hons) and MSc in podiatry as well as a PGCert in Health Education, and is a… READ MORE
Hadar Shaulian
Ms. Hadar Shaulian has graduated her Bachelor’s degree with academic honors at the mechanical engineering faculty at the Arial University,… READ MORE
Stephen Taylor

TherMidas, UK

Stephen has enjoyed an international career spanning some 40 years in senior executive and business development roles, and now represents… READ MORE
Jaap van Netten

Amsterdam UMC, Netherlands

Dr. Jaap van Netten is a human movement scientist from the Netherlands, specialized in clinical research on foot disease. His… READ MORE
Yeong Wai Yee

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Active in 3D printing research since 2004, Associate Professor Wai Yee Yeong at the School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering,… READ MORE
Daphne Weihs

Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel

Associate Professor Daphne Weihs is a Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology since 2006. She obtained… READ MORE
Hannes Weiland

Pedilay Care, Germany

Hannes Weiland is the CEO of Pedilay Care GmbH, a Munich, Germany based medical startup. With their 2019 launched and… READ MORE
Matthew Young

Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, UK

Matthew Young MB BS MRCP(UK) MD FRCP(EDIN) FCPodMed Matthew Young is the Editor in Chief of the Diabetic Foot Journal… READ MORE
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