Diabetes Foot Care & Footwear Training Programme

Diabetes Foot Care & Footwear Training Programme

The Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism will be organizing a Foot Care and Footwear Training Programme for Doctors, Nurses and Physiotherapist from 31st January, 2023 to 3rd February, 2023, with practical and theoretical intonation followed by assessment. This Training will take place at the Christian Medical College in Vellore.

Overview

We have been conducting the Diabetes Foot Care and Footwear Training Programme for Doctors, Nurses and Physiotherapist as a part of regular academics for the last two decades.   This four-day curriculum consists of both theory and practical sessions. The interactive sessions will include lectures, discussions, and demonstrations delivered by knowledgeable and articulate preceptors.

Diabetes Mellitus is increasingly being recognized as a public health problem in India. Today, India is the country with the highest percentage of diabetic patients worldwide. Alarming complications from uncontrolled diabetes includes peripheral neuropathy and diabetic foot ulcers. Long-term problems from diabetes can be greatly reduced with careful and multidisciplinary management. The loss of sensation in the feet, which usually results in the emergence of ulcers and eventually leads to amputations, is one of the most prevalent problems that sometimes goes undiagnosed.

Course Objectives:-

  • Assessment and management of peripheral Neuropathy
  • Evaluation and Management of diabetes related foot ulcers.
  • Emphasis on primary prevention of foot ulcer
  • Patient education and guidance
  • Foot care and evidence based offloading techniques.
  • Basic training in application of Total contact cast.
  • Charcot foot management
  • Setting up an integrated diabetes foot clinic with an emphasis on the close collaboration of the Diabetes Nurse Educator, physiotherapist and Doctor.

Methord of Selection of Candidates

Once you have submitted the online application, our team will scrutinize your application. Based on your candidature, we will send a confirmation email to you with the details of further proceedings and we will be in touch with you, on an individual basis to help in the preparation for the training programme.

Accreditation

The course is recognized by The Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University for 30 CME credit points.

For Enquiries Contact

CONTACT PERSON - Mrs. Bharathi @ 9894317506 / 0416-228-3156.

WHO CAN APPLY: Doctors, Nurses and Physiotherapist

EMAIL: [email protected]

COURSE FEE: Rs.11,500/- (Incl of 18% GST and it covers Course Fee, Course Materials, Lunch & Refreshments)

INSTRUCTIONS REGARDING COURSE FEE REMITTANCE:-

Once you have submitted the online application, our team will scrutinize your application. Based on your candidature, we will send you a confirmation email to you with the details of further proceedings. After that you can pay  your training fee online. 

Candidates should remit the course fee using the online payment portal in our website using digital payment methods (Credit card / Debit Card / Internet Banking / UPI payments (Google pay / Amazon Pay / Paytm / etc..)(or) raise a Demand Draft in favor of "CMC Vellore Association' and send it to us by post.

Click here to download the offline application