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Providing leading diabetic foot researchers with the infrastructure and support to accelerate high quality collaborative clinical research in Australia

Clinic Network

National Clinical Trials Network

DFA is establishing the nation’s first Clinical Trials network to stimulate multicentre clinical research on the prevention and management of diabetic foot disease.

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Latest Reseach

DFA aims to provide diabetic foot researchers with the infrastructure to accelerate high quality research, and to support health professionals to improve clinical outcomes.

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Diabetic Foot Australia

Diabetic Foot Minimum Dataset

DFA is developing a multi-disciplinary, national data dictionary to guide best practice data collection and reporting.

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Registrations now open! DFA Conference 2017

QT Hotel Gold Coast, September 4-5th 2017 - Registrations now open!
The Diabetic Foot Australia Conference 2017 program boasts national and international key note speakers, Plenary sessions and interactive workshops.

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News For Researchers

Australian Diabetes-Related Foot Disease Strategy 2018-2022

Posted: September 19, 2017

Introducing the “Australian Diabetes-Related Foot Disease Strategy 2018-2022” One of DFA’s key activities to achieve its goal and objectives is the establishment of a national strategy to guide Australia’s efforts toward reducing the burden of diabetes-related foot disease (DFD) in this…

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Australasian Diabetes Advancements and Technologies Summit (ADATS)

Posted: August 17, 2017

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to attend the Australasian Diabetes Advancements and Technologies Summit.  This one-day Summit will include presentations and discussions from some of the most prominent and influential leaders in the healthcare field with a particular focus on…

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‘What’s New in DFU’ Brisbane – last chance to register!

Posted: July 20, 2017

Following the successful 2016 sold out event, Diabetic Foot Australia invites you to next Tuesday’s exclusive evening to hear ‘What’s new in DFU’ from the world’s best in diabetic foot disease research, clinical treatment and technology in Brisbane. Renowned international researcher,…

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Diabetes Week 2017: DFA’s National Plan to end avoidable amputations within a generation

Posted: July 13, 2017

DFA was established in 2015 with the goal of “Ending avoidable amputations in a generation”. In the last two years, we have not only showcased the problem in Australia, but have also developed a plan to tackle the burden of diabetic foot…

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