The Paul Wilson Brand Repetitive Stress Award (PWB-RSA)

To commemorate the pioneering work of the late Dr. Paul Wilson Brand (1914-2003) and to stimulate further research in this field, the PWB-RSA was donated by a private anonymous.

The prize is awarded to applicants submitting an abstract to a regular DFSG meeting, presenting new clinical or experimental data on the effects of repetitive mechanical stress on soft tissues, joints or bones.

The PWB-RSA comprises the sum of 3000 € and the privilege to lecture on the topic during that meeting.

Paul Brand Award 2021:
Katie Chatwin, United Kingdom
Continuous, daily monitoring of plantar pressures in high-risk diabetic patients: a unique insight into high pressure levels during the 3 months preceding new foot ulceration.

Oral prize

With the prize comes 100 €

Jaap van Netten, Netherlands,
Cost-effectiveness and cost-utility of foot temperature monitoring for prevention of diabetic foot ulcer recurrence: a randomized controlled trial

Click here to view the abstract in the online programme

e-Poster prize

Among the displayed e-Posters a committee will choose the 1st and 2nd prize winner.

1st prize. 75 €
Zulfiqarali G. Abbas, Tanzania
Janet Lutale, Lennox Archibald
EP10, Prevalence and Epidemiology Factors Involved in Cellulitis with Lymphangitis among Patients with Diabetic Foot Ulcer Seen in Tanzania, Infection. 

Click here to view the abstract in the online programme

2nd prize: 50 €
David Truong, United States
Matthew Malone, Javier La Fontaine, Dane Wukich, Lawrence Lavery
EP14, Meta-analysis: Outcomes of Surgical Versus Medical Management of Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis, Infection. 

Click here to view the abstract in the online programme

The full eposters are available if logged in to the closed DFSG 2021 virtual website. 

DFSG Life Time Achievement Award

The DFSG Life Time Achievement award is granted to:

Professor Andrew JM Boulton, MD, DSc (Hon), FACP, FICP, FRCP

President, International Diabetes Federation.
Chair, EURADIA: Alliance for European Diabetes Research.
Professor of Medicine, University of Manchester and
Visiting Professor, University of Miami, FL.
Consultant Physician, Manchester Royal Infirmary.
Past-President, European Association for the Study of Diabetes.

Watch the Life Time Achievement award session on Saturday 25th September 13-10.-14.10 CEST. Prof. Andrew Boulton will be introduced by Prof. Michael Edmonds, UK.