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Early bird tickets go on sale

Feb 16, 2017

Welcome to the Diabetic Foot Australia Conference 2017! We are incredibly excited to welcome you in September for what is shaping up to be an unmissable event. We have now opened early bird conference registrations which close in April. Now is the time to get your discounted tickets and accommodation before the rush sets in!…

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Footing the bill for a ‘silent’ sickness

Nov 14, 2016

The “silent burden” of foot disease afflicts one in ten hospital patients, costing taxpayers billions and filling nearly 5,000 hospital beds each night, according to research from DFA, QUT and the Wound CRC. The research, released on the back of World Diabetes Day (MONDAY NOVEMBER 14), analysed the conditions of 733 adult inpatients from five…

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At DFA2019, Diabetes Australia had a chat with keynote speaker A/Prof Jaap van Netten about the IWGDF Guidelines and foot ulcer prevention. And you can also access the full IWGDF Guidelines below!
iwgdfguidelines.org/guidelines/guidelines/

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What a year!

Wishing you all a wonderfully festive and safe break with your loved ones. DFA is also taking a holiday and will be back and hitting the ground running from mid January 2020.

And in what's fast become a tradition, please enjoy the lyrical 2017 classic by DFA's own Dr Pete Lazzarini. tinyurl.com/snmb48m

See you all in 2020 for another big year!

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Did you know the DFA website has an Australian Research Repository that showcases published Australian research on diabetic foot disease? All entries are peer reviewed, one of the authors has an Australian affiliation and we've just updated this with the latest research from 2019.

So click below to check it out!
www.diabeticfootaustralia.org/australian-research-repository/

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For those Aussies living with or at risk of diabetic foot disease - make sure to give your feet a present this year!
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