PodChatLive is a monthly live on Facebook to offer educational content for the professional growth of Podiatry practitioners and various health care professionals that could be interested in the themes that they include. While the live goes out live on Facebook to begin with, it is later modified and submitted to YouTube to get to a larger market. Each live show includes a different guest or group of guests to talk about a distinctive subject each time. Questions are responded to live by the hosts and guests whilst in the live episode on Facebook. Additionally, there's a audio version of every show on iTunes as well as Spotify and the other usual podcast websites. They've got accomplished a large following which keeps increasing. PodChatLive is viewed as one of several ways that podiatrists can usually get free professional improvement points or CME's.
One of the more current popular episodes was the one on forensic podiatry. This is a somewhat new area of podiatry and has become a important area of the forensic legal system is an illustration of how podiatry practitioners are creating an impact outside of the typical part of clinical practice. The main area that the forensic podiatrist focuses on are gait evaluation, the wear on shoes, foot print investigation and the evidence that is left behind at crime scenes. Podiatry practitioners working with the police and present in the court the abilities both by law and with their podiatric experience to back up the criminal prosecution services. In the show of PodChatLive, the hosts spoke to Professor Wesley Vernon, OBE and Mr Jeremy Walker. They covered a brief history of forensic podiatry and just how someone with an interest might look at getting involved. They outlined an average day in the life of a forensic podiatrist, how they perform an analysis of shoes. Each guests described some of their more unforgettable incidents.