Dr. Javier Alfaro Santafe


Head of Training and Technical Director of Podoactiva

 

 

Bio: 

– Doctor in Advanced Podiatry from the European University of Madrid

– Professor of biomechanics and podiatry at Universidad Manresa-FUB, Universidad de Roma La Sapienza and Universidad San Jorge.

– Master in Social Gerontology, University of Zaragoza.

– University postgraduate degree in Orthopedic Techniques, International University of Catalonia.

– Diploma in Podiatry, University of Barcelona.

– Podiatrist of the Spanish Soccer Team and Real Zaragoza FC.

– Speaker and professor at different conferences, courses and seminars.

 

 

Victor Alfaro Santafe


Managing Director of Podoactiva

 

 

Bio:

– Professor of biomechanics and podiatry at Universidad Manresa-FUB, Universidad de Comillas and Universidad San Jorge.

– Co-inventor of several national and international patents (the most outstanding is the 3D Scan Sport Podoactiva patented worldwide).

– Member of the Innovative COT research group (Innovation Unit of the Miguel Servet Hospital in Zaragoza).

– Member of the Institute of Applied Biomechanics and collaborator in research projects with the Engineering Research Institute of Aragon and with the University of Zaragoza.

– Senior Management Program in Health Institutions IESE.

– Expert in Biomechanics, University of Barcelona.

– Graduated in Podiatry, Manresa-FUB University.

– Graduated in Nursing, University of Zaragoza.

– Podiatrist at Sanitas Real Madrid CF, at the Royal Spanish Athletics Federation and co-responsible for Podiatry and Biomechanics at the Royal Spanish Football Federation.

– Speaker and professor at different conferences, courses and seminars.

– Awards: Aragonex R&D Award 2009; ADEA Innovation Director Award 2010; Science and Research of the Aragonese of the Year Award in 2013; award to the most innovative SME in Spain through the Forum of Innovative Companies (FEI) 2015.

 

 

Dr. Antonio Gomez Bernal


Head of Clinical Research at Podoactiva

 

Antonio Gómez

 

Bio:

– Doctor in Health Sciences from the Rey Juan Carlos University.

– Professor of biomechanics and podiatry at Comillas University, Manresa-FUB University, San Jorge University, Rey Juan Carlos University.

– Official Master's Degree in Podiatry Research, Rey Juan Carlos University.

– Diploma in Podiatry, University of Valencia.

– Head of Podiatry and Biomechanics at SD Huesca.

– Speaker and professor at different conferences, courses and seminars.

 

 

Dr. Carla Lanuza


Head of Clínica Podoactiva Huesca

 

carla lanuza

 

Bio:

– Doctor in Advanced Podiatry, European University.

– Master in Social Gerontology, University of Zaragoza.

– University Postgraduate in Orthopedic Techniques, University of Barcelona.

– Diploma in Podiatry, Fundació Universitària del Bages Manresa.

– Speaker and teacher at different conferences, courses and seminars.

 

 

Carlos Martín


Territorial manager of Podoactiva Zaragoza and Teruel

 

Carlos Martín

 

Bio:

– Professor of biomechanics and podiatry at Manresa-FUB University, Autonomous University of Barcelona and San Jorge University.

– University Expert in Sports Podiatry and Orthopodology (Universidad CEU- Cardenal Herrera).

– Official Master in Social Intervention (UNIR).

– Postgraduate course in Cures and Surgical Principles in Podiatry (UB).

– Diploma in Podiatry (UB).

– Head of biomechanics and podiatry at Tecnyconta Zaragoza (ACB-ENDESA League), Zaragoza Women's Soccer (1 division IBERDROLA league) and Mann Filter Women's Basketball League.

– Speaker and professor at different conferences, courses and seminars.

 

 

Raul Ramos


Podiatrist responsible for Podoactiva Olavide Madrid, Specialist in Biomechanics and Foot Surgery

Raul Ramos

 

Bio:

– Former professor of Podiatry degrees at the San Pablo CEU and Alfonso X El Sabio Universities.

– Diploma in Podiatry from the Complutense University of Madrid.

– Diploma in Physiotherapy from the European University of Madrid.

– Master in Clinical Podiatry and Advanced Podiatric Surgery from the European University of Madrid.

– Degree in Podiatry from the Alfonso X El Sabio University.

– Member of the Spanish Association of Foot Surgery and the Spanish Association of Minimal Incision Surgery.

– Director of Radiodiagnosis Facilities.

– Speaker at different congresses, courses and national and international seminars.

 

Dr. Aitor Pérez Morcillo


Territorial manager Podoactiva Alicante and Murcia

 

Bio:

– Doctor of Clinical Medicine from the Miguel Hernández University of Elche

– Postgraduate Sports Podiatry from the University of Barcelona

– Official Master's Degree in Research in Primary Care, Miguel Hérnandez University of Elche

– Diploma in Podiatry from the Miguel Hérnandez University of Elche

– Newcastle United FC podiatrist

– Speaker at different courses and congresses

 

Aida barniol


International training in Podoactiva

 

Aida Barniol

 

Bio:

– Pediatric Podiatry Master, University of Barcelona.

– Postgraduate in Clinical Orthopedics, University of Barcelona.

– BsC (Hons) Podiatry, the University of Northampton (UK).

 

 

Alexander Almenar


Researcher in Health Sciences at Podoactiva

 

 

Bio:

– Graduated in Physiotherapy, San Jorge University.

– Graduated in Physical Activity and Sports Sciences, University of Zaragoza.

– University Expert in Nutrition and Dietetics, International University of La Rioja.

 

 

TEAM MEMBERS

Dr. Javier Alfaro Santafe

RESEARCH TEAM IN PODOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS

Podoactiva Head of Training and Technical Director

BIO:

  • Lecturer in Biomechanics and Podiatry at Universidad Manresa-FUB, Universidad de Roma La Sapienza and Universidad San Jorge.
  • PhD student in Advanced Podiatry.
  • Master's Degree in Social Geriatrics, University of Zaragoza.
  • Postgraduate degree in Orthopedic Techniques, International University of Catalonia.
  • Diploma in Podiatry, University of Barcelona.
  • Podiatrist for the Spanish National Football Team and the Real Zaragoza FC football club.
  • Speaker and teacher at various conferences, courses and seminars.

Victor Alfaro Santafe

RESEARCH TEAM IN PODOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS

Podoactiva Managing Director

BIO:

  • Lecturer in Biomechanics and Podiatry at Universidad Manresa-FUB, Universidad de Comillas and Universidad San Jorge.
  • Co-inventor of several national and international patents (most notably Podoactiva 3D Scan Sport, patented worldwide).
  • Member of the Innovative COT research group (innovation team of the Hospital Miguel Servet in Zaragoza).
  • Member of the Institute of Applied Biomechanics and collaborator in research projects with the Engineering Research Institute of Aragón and the University of Zaragoza.
  • Senior Management Program in Healthcare Institutions, IESE.
  • Postgraduate certificate in Biomechanics, University of Barcelona.
  • Degree in Podiatry, Manresa University-FUB.
  • Degree in Nursing, University of Zaragoza.
  • Podiatrist at Sanitas Real Madrid CF, the Spanish Royal Athletics Federation and joint head for Podiatry and Biomechanics in the Spanish Royal Football Federation.
  • Speaker and teacher at various conferences, courses and seminars.
  • Awards: Aragonex I+D 2009 award; ADEA Executive Innovation Award 2010; Science and Research recipient in the Aragonese of the Year awards in 2013; award to the most innovative SME in Spain from the Forum of Innovative Companies (FEI) 2015.

Dr. Antonio Gomez Bernal

RESEARCH TEAM IN PODOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS

Podoactiva Head of Clinical Research

BIO:

  • PhD in Health Sciences from Rey Juan Carlos University.
  • Lecturer in Biomechanics and Podiatry at Comillas University, Manresa-FUB University, San Jorge University, Rey Juan Carlos University.
  • Master's degree in Podiatry Research, Rey Juan Carlos University.
  • Diploma in Podiatry, University of Valencia.
  • Head of Podiatry and Biomechanics in SD Huesca.
  • Speaker and teacher at various conferences, courses and seminars.

Dr. Carla Lanuza

RESEARCH TEAM IN PODOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS

Manager of Clínica Podoactiva Huesca

BIO:

  • PhD in Advanced Podiatry, European University.
  • Master's Degree in Social Geriatrics, University of Zaragoza.
  • Postgraduate Degree in Orthopedic Techniques, University of Barcelona.
  • Diploma in Podiatry, Fundació Universitària del Bages Manresa.
  • Speaker and teacher at various conferences, courses and seminars.

Carlos Martín

RESEARCH TEAM IN PODOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS

Regional Manager of Podoactiva for Zaragoza and Teruel

BIO:

  • Lecturer in Biomechanics and Podiatry at Universidad Manresa-FUB, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona and Universidad San Jorge.
  • Postgraduate certificate in Sports Podiatry and Orthopodiatry (Universidad CEU- Cardenal Herrera).
  • Official Master's Degree in Social Intervention (UNIR).
  • Postgraduate certificate in treatment and surgical principles in podiatry (UB).
  • Diploma in Podiatry (UB).
  • Head of biomechanics and podiatry for Tecnyconta Zaragoza basketball team (ACB-ENDESA league), Zaragoza female football team (1st division, IBERDROLA league) and Mann Filter female basketball league.
  • Speaker and teacher at various conferences, courses and seminars.

Raul Ramos

RESEARCH TEAM IN PODOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS

Head Podiatrist in Podoactiva Olavide Madrid, Specialist in Biomechanics and Foot Surgery

BIO:

  • Former lecturer in Podiatry in San Pablo CEU and Alfonso X El Sabio universities.
  • Diploma in Podiatry, Complutense University of Madrid.
  • Diploma in Physiotherapy, European University of Madrid.
  • Master's Degree in Clinical Podiatry and Advanced Podiatric Surgery from the European University of Madrid.
  • Degree in Podiatry from Universidad Alfonso X El Sabio.
  • Member of the Spanish Foot Surgery Association and the Spanish Association of Minimum Incision Surgery.
  • Director of radiodiagnosis facilities.
  • Speaker at several conferences, courses and seminars, both national and international.

Aida barniol

RESEARCH TEAM IN PODOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS

Podoactiva International Training

BIO:

  • Postgraduate degree in Clinical Orthopodiatry, University of Barcelona.
  • BSc (Hons) Podiatry, University of Northampton (UK).

Dr. Aitor Pérez Morcillo

RESEARCH TEAM IN PODOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS

Territorial manager Podoactiva Alicante and Murcia

BIO:

  • Doctor in Clinical Medicine from the Miguel Hernández University of Elche
  • Postgraduate Sports Podiatry from the University of Barcelona
  • Official Master's Degree in Research in Primary Care, Universidad Miguel Hérnandez de Elche
  • Diploma in Podiatry from the Miguel Hérnandez de Elche University
  • Newcastle United FC Podiatrist
  • Speaker at different courses and conferences

Alexander Almenar

RESEARCH TEAM IN PODOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS

Researcher in Health Sciences at Podoactiva

BIO:

  • Graduated in Physiotherapy, Universidad San Jorge.
  • Graduated in Physical Activity and Sports Sciences, University of Zaragoza.
  • University Expert in Nutrition and Dietetics, International University of La Rioja.