What does a forensic podiatrist do?

PodChatLive is a regular livestream on Facebook to produce educational content for the professional growth of Podiatry practitioners as well as other health care professionals that could be interested in the themes which they cover. While the show goes out live on Facebook at first, it is afterwards edited and transferred to YouTube to reach a bigger audience. Every live episode includes a different person or group of guests to go over a distinctive topic each time. Questions are replied to live by the hosts and guests while in the live episode on Facebook. Also, there's a PodCast version of every single show on iTunes as well as Spotify and the other usual podcast resources. They've already acquired a considerable following which continues increasing. PodChatLive is viewed as one of many ways in which podiatry practitioners are able to get free professional improvement hours or CME's.

One of the more recent well-liked shows was the episode on forensic podiatry. This is a somewhat new area of podiatry and has now become a fundamental area of the forensic judicial system is an example of how podiatrists are creating an impact outside of the normal part of clinical practice. The main area that the forensic podiatrist concentrates on are gait evaluation, the wear on shoes, foot print analysis and the evidence that is left behind at crime scenes. Podiatry practitioners working with the police and present in court the skills both lawfully and with their podiatric experience to aid the justice services. In the livestream of PodChatLive, the hosts talked to Professor Wesley Vernon, OBE and Mr  Jeremy Walker. They covered a brief history of forensic podiatry and the way a podiatrist with an interest could think about getting involved. They discussed a typical day in the life of a forensic podiatrist, the way they perform an evaluation of footwear. Each guests brought up some of their more unforgettable cases.