History

History of the Irish Chiropodists/Podiatrists Organisation 1972-2011

The Irish Chiropodists/Podiatrists Organisation was founded at a meeting in Wynn's Hotel, Dublin in September 1972. Presently the Organisation has a membership of 450 approx. members, which makes it the largest Chiropodists/ Podiatrists Professional Body in this State; and it's representation of over 70% of the total practitioners.

The Irish Chiropodists/Podiatrists Organisation is a Company Ltd. by Guarantee. The National Executive consists of ten members which include the following: President, Vice-President, General Secretary, Administration Secretary, Finance Officer, Consultant-Advisor, P.R.O. and Committee. Mr. Patrick J. Maher & Co. is Legal Advisor. Dr. Sean. B. Dunphy M.B.D.Ch. is Medical Director. Since the inception of the Organisation ongoing education and skill development have been very much a priority, numerous seminars, workshops and courses of a very high standard are also included, appropriate medical personal and consultants are frequently engaged to present educational seminar, which are both theoretical and practical for the members to assist them on their endeavours to acquire the highest standards in the continual professional development of the profession.

All members are VHI, BUPA and VIVAS approved.

History

The Irish Chiropodists/Podiatrists Organisation was founded at a meeting in Wynn's Hotel, Dublin in September 1972. Read More

Facilities

The Organisation has the following facilities available for its members as follows: Professional Indemnity... Read More

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Latest News

The Irish Chiropodists/Podiatrists Organisation has a will have a vital seminar, which will cover Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillators (AED). Dates for your diary include...
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Recent Articles

The Foot in Diabetes is the latest article to be produced by the The Irish Chiropodists/ Podiatrists Organisation. The article was uploaded January 2012. Follow the link below to download the 199 page extensive The Foot in Diabetes pdf.
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