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D-Foot International Board Commendation Awards

D-Foot has created merit awards to recognise people or teams who have made a special contribution to D-Foot International at the global level.

The first series of merit awards have been conferred on the occasion of the Diabetic Foot Awareness Week (8-14 November 2020).

Simone McConnie

Podiatrist trained in the UK, working in Barbados since 1994

Degree in Podiatric Medicine and an MBA from Durham University in 2011

Regional Chair of the D-Foot International NAC Region

Founding member and former Trustee of the Barbados Diabetes Foundation.President of the Barbados Association of Podiatrists

Simone's mantra is "Ten toes, two feet"

Nalini Campillo Vilorio

Diabetologist and clinical nutrionist

Regional Chair of the D-Foot International SACA Region

Coordinator of the Diabetic Foot Group of the Latin American Diabetes Association (ALAD)

President of the Dominican Society of Diabetic Doctors

Professor of the National Residence of Endocrinology and Nutrition

Professor of the Residences Programme of the College of Medicine at Intec and Unibe, Dominican Republic

Mateo López-Moral

Doctor in Podiatric Medicine from Complutense University of Madrid

PhD Student in therapeutic footwear

Podiatrist staff of the Diabetic Foot Unit at Complutense University of Madrid

Marta García-Madrid

Doctor in Podiatric Medicine from Complutense University of Madrid

PhD Student in osteomyelitis and foot surgery

Pre-doctoral thesis grant of the 20 best PhD students at Complutense University of Madrid

Podiatrist staff of the Diabetic Foot Unit at Complutense University of Madrid