Team Members

Javier Alfaro Santafé


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 Orthopaedic Techniques, Universitat Internacional de Catalunya.

Diploma in Podiatry, Universitat de 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 Santafé


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 Instituto de Biomecánica Aplicada and collaborator in research projects with the Instituto en Investigación en Ingeniería of Aragón and the Universidad de Zaragoza. 

Senior Management Programme in Healthcare Institutions, IESE.

Postgraduate certificate in Biomechanics, Universidad de Barcelona.

Degree in Podiatry, Universidad Manresa-FUB.

Degree in Nursing, Universidad de 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 Aragoneses del Año awards in 2013; award to the most innovative SME in Spain from the Forum of Innovative Companies (FEI) 2015.

 

 

Antonio Gómez Bernal


Podoactiva Head of Clinical Research

 

Antonio Gómez

 

 

Bio:

PhD in Health Sciences from Universidad Rey Juan Carlos.

Lecturer in Biomechanics and Podiatry at Universidad de Comillas, Universidad Manresa-FUB, Universidad San Jorge, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos.

Master's degree in Podiatry Research, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos.

Diploma in Podiatry, Universidad de Valencia.

Head of Podiatry and Biomechanics in SD Huesca.

Speaker and teacher at various conferences, courses and seminars.

 

 

Carla Lanuza


Manager of Clínica Podoactiva Huesca

 

Carla Lanuza

 

 

Bio:

PhD in Advanced Podiatry, Universidad Europea.

Master's Degree in Social Geriatrics, University of Zaragoza.

Postgraduate Degree in Orthopaedic Techniques,  Universitat de Barcelona.

Diploma in Podiatry, Fundació Universitària del Bages Manresa.

Speaker and teacher at various conferences, courses and seminars.

 

 

Carlos Martín


Regional Manager of Podoactiva for Zaragoza and Teruel

 

Carlos Martín

 

 

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.

 

 

Raúl Ramos


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

 

Raul Ramos

 

 

Bio:

Former lecturer in Podiatry in San Pablo CEU and Alfonso X El Sabio universities.

Diploma in Podiatry, Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

Diploma in Physiotherapy, Universidad Europea de Madrid.

Master's Degree in Clinical Podiatry and Advanced Podiatric Surgery from the Universidad Europea de 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.

 

Aída Barniol


Podoactiva International Training

 

 Aida Barniol

 

 

Bio:

Postgraduate degree in Clinical Orthopodiatry, Universitat de Barcelona.

BSc (Hons) Podiatry, Universtiy of Northampton (UK).