PodChatLive is a regular livestream on Facebook to produce educational content for the professional growth of Podiatry practitioners and various health professionals who could be interested in the themes that they include. While the live goes out live on Facebook at first, it is later edited and submitted to YouTube to get to a wider audience. Each live episode has a different person or number of guests to go over a unique topic every time. Queries are responded to live by the hosts as well as guests whilst in the live show on Facebook. Also, there's a audio version of every single show on iTunes and also Spotify and the other common podcast resources. They have got attained a huge following which continues increasing. PodChatLive can be regarded as one of many ways that podiatrists are able to get free professional growth hours or CME's.
Among the more recent well-liked episodes was the episode on forensic podiatry. This is a comparatively new subject of podiatry and has now become a fundamental area of the forensic judicial system is an example of how podiatry practitioners are having an impact outside the typical area of clinical work. The key area that a forensic podiatrist specializes in are gait analysis, the wear on footwear, foot print analysis and the evidence which is left behind at crime scenes. Podiatry practitioners working together with the police and present in court the abilities both lawfully and with their podiatric experience to aid the criminal prosecution services. In the episode of PodChatLive, the hosts talked to Professor. Wesley Vernon, OBE and Mr Jeremy Walker. They covered the history of forensic podiatry and the way somebody with an interest might think about getting involved. They outlined an average day in the life of a forensic podiatrist, how they carry out an analysis of shoes. Each guests discussed a few of their more unique incidents.