PodChatLive is a regular live on Facebook to offer informative content for the professional growth of Podiatrists and also other health professionals that might be interested in the themes which they include. Even though the show is broadcast live on Facebook to begin with, it is after modified and transferred to YouTube to get to a bigger audience. Every live show includes a different person or number of guests to discuss a unique subject each time. Inquiries are replied to live by the hosts and guests whilst in the live episode on Facebook. Additionally, there's a audio version of every episode on iTunes as well as Spotify and the other common podcast sites. They have got accumulated a huge following which continues growing. PodChatLive can be regarded as one of several ways that podiatry practitioners are able to get free professional improvement hours or credits.
One of the more recent well-liked shows was one on forensic podiatry. This is a comparatively new subject of podiatry and has now become a fundamental part of the forensic judicial system is an illustration of how podiatry practitioners are making an impact outside of the typical area of clinical work. The main area that a forensic podiatrist specializes in are gait evaluation, the wear on footwear, foot print investigation and the evidence which is left behind at crime scenes. Podiatry practitioners working together with law enforcement and present in court the skills both legally and with their podiatric knowledge to support the prosecution services. In the episode of PodChatLive, the hosts spoke with Professor. Wesley Vernon, OBE and Mr Jeremy Walker. They covered the history of forensic podiatry and how a podiatrist with an interest can look at getting involved. They talked about a typical day in the life of a forensic podiatrist, the way they perform an evaluation of shoes. Both guests discussed a few of their more memorable cases.