• Principal Investigator
  • Male

Dr. S.A. Bus

Position: Associate professor (UHD)
Main activities: Research, Teaching
Specialisation: Lower-extremity biomechanics and injury prevention in health and disease
foto S.A. Bus is one of the AMC Principal Investigators
Focus of research:
  • Prevention and treatment of foot complications in diabetes
  • Lower-extremity biomechanics in neuro-muscular disease and orthopedic-traumatic complications
AMC themes: Metabolic disorders and gastrointestinal diseases, Other Research
Departments: Rehabilitation
Armstrong DG, Boulton AJM, Bus SA, Diabetic Foot Ulcers and Their Recurrence. NEW ENGL J MED 2017;376 (24):2367-2375 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Maas JC, Otterman NM, Lower-extremity dynamics of walking in neuropathic diabetic patients who wear a forefoot-offloading shoe. CLIN BIOMECH 2017;50:21-26 [PubMed]
Bus SA, van Netten JJ, Kottink AIR, Manning EA, Spraul M, Woittiez AJ, van Baal JG, The efficacy of removable devices to offload and heal neuropathic plantar forefoot ulcers in people with diabetes: a single-blinded multicentre randomised controlled trial. INT WOUND J 2017;-:- [PubMed]
Ploeger HE, Bus SA, Nollet F, Brehm MA, Gait patterns in association with underlying impairments in polio survivors with calf muscle weakness. GAIT POSTURE 2017;58:146-153 [PubMed]
Wijlens AM, Holloway S, Bus SA, van Netten JJ, An explorative study on the validity of various definitions of a 2·2°C temperature threshold as warning signal for impending diabetic foot ulceration. INT WOUND J 2017;ahead of print [PubMed]
Bus SA, Innovations in plantar pressure and foot temperature measurements in diabetes. DIABETES-METAB RES 2016;32 (Suppl. 1):221-226 [PubMed]
Bus SA, The Role of Pressure Offloading on Diabetic Foot Ulcer Healing and Prevention of Recurrence. PLAST RECONSTR SURG 2016;138 (3 Suppl):179S-187S [PubMed]
Bus SA, Armstrong DG, van Deursen RW, Lewis JEA, Caravaggi CF, Cavanagh PR, IWGDF guidance on footwear and offloading interventions to prevent and heal foot ulcers in patients with diabetes. DIABETES-METAB RES 2016;32 (Suppl. 1):25-36 [PubMed]
Bus SA, van Deursen RW, Armstrong DG, Lewis JEA, Caravaggi CF, Cavanagh PR, Footwear and offloading interventions to prevent and heal foot ulcers and reduce plantar pressure in patients with diabetes: a systematic review. DIABETES-METAB RES 2016;32 (Suppl. 1):99-118 [PubMed]
Bus SA, van Netten JJ, A shift in priority in diabetic foot care and research: 75% of foot ulcers are preventable. DIABETES-METAB RES 2016;32 (Suppl. 1):195-200 [PubMed]
Bus SA, van Netten JJ, Lavery LA, Monteiro-Soares M, Rasmussen A, Jubiz Y, Price PE, IWGDF guidance on the prevention of foot ulcers in at-risk patients with diabetes. DIABETES-METAB RES 2016;32 (Suppl. 1):16-24 [PubMed]
Jeffcoate WJ, Bus SA, Game FL, Hinchliffe RJ, Price PE, Schaper NC, Reporting standards of studies and papers on the prevention and management of foot ulcers in diabetes: required details and markers of good quality. LANCET DIABETES ENDO 2016;4 (9):781-788 [PubMed]
Tenten-Diepenmaat M, Dekker J, Steenbergen M, Huybrechts E, Roorda LD, van Schaardenburg D, Bus SA, van der Leeden M, In-shoe plantar pressure measurements for the evaluation and adaptation of foot orthoses in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: A proof of concept study. GAIT POSTURE 2016;45:45-50 [PubMed]
van Bloemendaal M, Bus SA, de Boer CE, Nollet F, Geurts ACH, Beelen A, Gait training assisted by multi-channel functional electrical stimulation early after stroke: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. TRIALS 2016;17 (1):477 [PubMed]
van Netten JJ, Lazzarini PA, Bus SA, Comment on Crews et al. Role and Determinants of Adherence to Off-loading in Diabetic Foot Ulcer Healing: A Prospective Investigation. Diabetes Care 2016;39:1371-1377. DIABETES CARE 2016;39 (12):e220-e221 [PubMed]
van Netten JJ, Lazzarini PA, Bus SA, Role and Determinants of Adherence to Off-loading in Diabetic Foot Ulcer Healing: A Prospective Investigation. Diabetes Care 2016;39:1371-1377. DIABETES CARE 2016;39 (12):E220-E221
van Netten JJ, Price PE, Lavery LA, Monteiro-Soares M, Rasmussen A, Jubiz Y, Bus SA, Prevention of foot ulcers in the at-risk patient with diabetes: a systematic review. DIABETES-METAB RES 2016;32 (Suppl. 1):84-98 [PubMed]
Arts MLJ, de Haart M, Waaijman R, Dahmen R, Berendsen H, Nollet F, Bus SA, Data-driven directions for effective footwear provision for the high-risk diabetic foot. DIABETIC MED 2015;32 (6):790-797 [PubMed]
Barn R, Waaijman R, Nollet F, Woodburn J, Bus SA, Predictors of barefoot plantar pressure during walking in patients with diabetes, peripheral neuropathy and a history of ulceration. PLOS ONE 2015;10 (2):e0117443 [PubMed]
Bus S, Het effect van vilttherapie op de druk onder de voet. PODOPOST 2015;28 (7, september):18-19
Bus S, Steunzolen op bais van voetvorm en gemeten plantaire voetdruk. ORTHOPED TECHNIEK 2015;2015 (juni):22-23
Bus S, Zin en onzin van de blauwdruk als diganostische tool. ORTHOPED TECHNIEK 2015;2015 (november):24-25
Bus SA, Holst L, Houdijk H, Busch TE, van Kooten N, Vilt werkt als onderdeel van totaal behandelpakket. PODOSOPHIA 2015;23 (5 (september)):19-21
Liu C, van Netten JJ, van Baal JG, Bus SA, van der Heijden F, Automatic detection of diabetic foot complications with infrared thermography by asymmetric analysis. J BIOMED OPT 2015;20 (2):26003 [PubMed]
Ploeger H, Bus S, Nollet F, Brehm M, Het variëren van de enkel-voetorthesestijfheid. Effecten op het lopen bij mensen met kuitspierzwakte. Een pilotstudie. ORTHOPED TECHNIEK 2015;2015 (juni):14-16
Zwaferink J, Bus S, Aankondiging project "DIAFOS naar de praktijk": implementatie van voetdrukmetingen ter evaluatie van orthopedisch schoeisel bij patiënten met diabetes. ORTHOPED TECHNIEK 2015;2015 (juni):40-41
Arts MLJ, de Haart M, Bus SA, Bakker JPJ, Hacking HGA, Nollet F, Perceived usability and use of custom-made footwear in diabetic patients at high risk for foot ulceration. J REHABIL MED 2014;46 (4):357-362 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Foot structure and footwear prescription in diabetes mellitus. CURR PEDORTHICS 2014;2014 (March/April):38-45
Bus SA, Orthopedische schoenen tegen voetulcera bij diabetes. PODOSOPHIA 2014;2014 (6):20-23
Bus SA, Orthopedische schoenen tegen voetulcera bij diabetes. ORTHOPED TECHNIEK 2014;2014 (november):18-23
Bus SA, Orthopedische schoenen tegen voetulcera bij diabetes. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2014;158:A7497 [PubMed]
Hazenberg CEVB, van Netten JJ, van Baal SG, Bus SA, Assessment of signs of foot infection in diabetes patients using photographic foot imaging and infrared thermography. DIABETES TECHNOL THE 2014;16 (6):370-377 [PubMed]
Ploeger HE, Bus SA, Brehm MA, Nollet F, Ankle-foot orthoses that restrict dorsiflexion improve walking in polio survivors with calf muscle weakness. GAIT POSTURE 2014;40 (3):391-398 [PubMed]
van Netten JJ, Prijs M, van Baal JG, Liu C, van der Heijden F, Bus SA, Diagnostic values for skin temperature assessment to detect diabetes-related foot complications. DIABETES TECHNOL THE 2014;16 (11):714-721 [PubMed]
Waaijman R, de Haart M, Arts MLJ, Wever D, Verlouw AJWE, Nollet F, Bus SA, Risk factors for plantar foot ulcer recurrence in neuropathic diabetic patients. DIABETES CARE 2014;37 (6):1697-1705 [PubMed]
Arts MLJ. Custom-made footwear in diabetes. Offloading, usability and ulcer recurrence. s.l.: s.n.; 2013. 182p. ISBN 9789461085498 [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Nollet F; copromotor(s): Bus SA, de Haart M)
Bus S, Arts M, Praktische aanbevelingen voor het effectief ontwerpen en aanpassen van diabetes schoeisel. ORTHOPED TECHNIEK 2013;- (december):11-13
Bus SA, Waaijman R, The value of reporting pressure-time integral data in addition to peak pressure data in studies on the diabetic foot: a systematic review. CLIN BIOMECH 2013;28 (2):117-121 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Waaijman R, Arts M, de Haart M, Busch-Westbroek T, van Baal J, Nollet F, Effect of custom-made footwear on foot ulcer recurrence in diabetes: a multicenter randomized controlled trial. DIABETES CARE 2013;36 (12):4109-4116 [PubMed]
de Bruin M, Veeger HEJ, Kreulen M, Smeulders MJC, Bus SA, Biceps brachii can add to performance of tasks requiring supination in cerebral palsy patients. J ELECTROMYOGR KINES 2013;23 (2):516-522 [PubMed]
Fortington LV, Geertzen JHB, van Netten JJ, van Baal JG, Bus SA, Schaper NC, The Importance of Foot Care in Older People With Diabetes. J AM MED DIR ASSOC 2013;14 (2):136-- [PubMed]
Hazenberg CEVBS. Diabetic Foot in the Era of Telemedicine. s.l.: s.n.; 2013. 124p. Proefschrift Utrecht University, Medicine. (Promotor(s): Moll FL; copromotor(s): Bus SA, van Baal JG)
Liu C, van Netten JJ, Klein ME, van Baal JG, Bus SA, van der Heijden F, Statistical analysis of spectral data: a methodology for designing an intelligent monitoring system for the diabetic foot. J BIOMED OPT 2013;18 (12):126004 [PubMed]
van Netten JJ, van Baal JG, Liu C, van der Heijden F, Bus SA, Infrared thermal imaging for automated detection of diabetic foot complications. J DIABETES SCI TECHNOL 2013;7 (5):1122-1129 [PubMed]
Waaijman R. Improving footwear to prevent ulcer recurrence in diabetes. Analysis of adherence and pressure reduction. S.l.: s.n.; 2013. 154p. ISBN 9789461084705 [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Nollet F; copromotor(s): Bus SA, de Haart M)
Waaijman R, Bus S, Dragen diabetespatiënten hun orthopedische schoenen?. WCS NIEUWS 2013;29 (4, december):30-32
Waaijman R, Keukenkamp R, de Haart M, Polomski WP, Nollet F, Bus SA, Adherence to wearing prescription custom-made footwear in patients with diabetes at high risk for plantar foot ulceration. DIABETES CARE 2013;36 (6):1613-1618 [PubMed]
Arts MLJ, Waaijman R, de Haart M, Keukenkamp R, Nollet F, Bus SA, Offloading effect of therapeutic footwear in patients with diabetic neuropathy at high risk for plantar foot ulceration. DIABETIC MED 2012;29 (12):1534-1541 [PubMed]
Bus S, Evidence-based richtlijn voor het gebruik van schoeisel en drukontlasting in de behandeling van de diabetische voet. WCS NIEUWS 2012;28 (3):22-23
Bus S, Kan orthopedisch schoeisel met verbeterde drukverlaging voetulcera bij diabetes patiënten voorkomen?. ORTHOPED TECHNIEK 2012;2012 (september):26-26
Bus S, Nieuwe technologie om therapietrouw te meten. ORTHOPED TECHNIEK 2012;2012 (december):38-39
Bus SA. Diabetic foot in: Schleip R, Findley T, Chaitow L, Huijing PA, editors. Fascia: The Tensional Network of the Human Body [1st edition]. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone; 2012., p. 215-223
Bus SA, Offloading the diabetic foot: evidence and clinical decision making. J WOUND TECHNOLOGY 2012;- (17):28-30
Bus SA, Offloading the diabetic foot: Evidence and clinical decision making. EWMA J 2012;12 (3):13-15
Bus SA, Priorities in offloading the diabetic foot. DIABETES-METAB RES 2012;28 (1):54-59 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Waaijman R, Nollet F, New Monitoring Technology to Objectively Assess Adherence to Prescribed Footwear and Assistive Devices During Ambulatory Activity. ARCH PHYS MED REHAB 2012;93 (11):2075-2079 [PubMed]
Bus S, de Haart M, Nollet F, Resultaten uit de DIAFOS trial. Kan orthopedisch schoeisel met verbeterende drukverdeling voetulcera bij diabetes voorkomen?. ORTHOPED TECHNIEK 2012;2012 (september):20-21
Hazenberg CEVB, Bus SA, Kottink AIR, Bouwmans CAM, Schönbach-Spraul AM, van Baal SG, Telemedical home-monitoring of diabetic foot disease using photographic foot imaging - a feasibility study. J TELEMED TELECARE 2012;18 (1):32-36 [PubMed]
Waaijman R, Arts MLJ, Haspels R, Busch-Westbroek TE, Nollet F, Bus SA, Pressure-reduction and preservation in custom-made footwear of patients with diabetes and a history of plantar ulceration. DIABETIC MED 2012;29 (12):1542-1549 [PubMed]
Waaijman R, Bus SA, The interdependency of peak pressure and pressure-time integral in pressure studies on diabetic footwear: No need to report both parameters. GAIT POSTURE 2012;35 (1):1-5 [PubMed]
Arts MLJ, Bus SA, Twelve steps per foot are recommended for valid and reliable in-shoe plantar pressure data in neuropathic diabetic patients wearing custom made footwear. CLIN BIOMECH 2011;26 (8):880-884 [PubMed]
Arts MLJ, Waaijman R, de Haart M, Keukenkamp R, Nollet F, Bus SA, Effectiviteit orthopedisch schoeisel bij diabetes patiënten. Resultaten uit het DIAFOS onderzoek.. ORTHOPED TECHNIEK 2011;2011 (dec):22-23
Brehm M, Bus SA, Harlaar J, Nollet F, A candidate core set of outcome measures based on the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health for clinical studies on lower limb orthoses. PROSTHET ORTHOT INT 2011;35 (3):269-277 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Haspels R, Busch-Westbroek TE, Evaluation and optimization of therapeutic footwear for neuropathic diabetic foot patients using in-shoe plantar pressure analysis. DIABETES CARE 2011;34 (7):1595-1600 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Wessendorf H, Schoenprotocolleen diabetische voet. ORTHOPED TECHNIEK 2011;2011 (dec):10-11
Cavanagh PR, Bus SA, Off-loading the diabetic foot for ulcer prevention and healing. PLAST RECONSTR SURG 2011;127 (Suppl. 1):248S-256S [PubMed]
Bus SA. Offloading the diabetic foot. in: Lavery L, Peters E, Busch R, editors. The high risk diabetic foot: treatment and prevention.. New York: Informa Healthcare; 2010., p. 127-154
Bus SA, Hazenberg CEVB, Klein M, van Baal JG, Assessment of foot disease in the home environment of diabetic patients using a new photographic foot imaging device. J MED ENG TECHNOL 2010;34 (1):43-50 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Hazenberg CEVBS, van Baal JGS, Fotografische voetscanner voor vroege diagnostiek diabetische voet. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2010;154 (41):A2238 [PubMed]
Cavanagh PR, Bus SA, Off-loading the diabetic foot for ulcer prevention and healing. J VASC SURG 2010;52 (3 Suppl):37S-43S [PubMed]
Cavanagh PR, Bus SA, Off-loading the diabetic foot for ulcer prevention and healing. J AM PODIAT MED ASSN 2010;100 (5):360-368 [PubMed]
Hazenberg CEVB, van Baal JG, Manning E, Bril A, Bus SA, The validity and reliability of diagnosing foot ulcers and pre-ulcerative lesions in diabetes using advanced digital photography. DIABETES TECHNOL THE 2010;12 (12):1011-1017 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Maas M, Michels RPJ, Levi M, Role of intrinsic muscle atrophy in the etiology of claw toe deformity in diabetic neuropathy may not be as straightforward as widely believed. DIABETES CARE 2009;32 (6):1063-1067 [PubMed]
Bus SA, van Deursen RWM, Kanade RV, Wissink M, Manning EA, van Baal JG, Harding KG, Plantar pressure relief in the diabetic foot using forefoot offloading shoes. GAIT POSTURE 2009;29 (4):618-622 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Waaijman R, Arts M, Manning H, The efficacy of a removable vacuum-cushioned cast replacement system in reducing plantar forefoot pressures in diabetic patients. CLIN BIOMECH 2009;24 (5):459-464 [PubMed]
Owings TM, Apelqvist J, Stenström A, Becker M, Bus SA, Kalpen A, Ulbrecht JS, Cavanagh PR, Plantar pressures in diabetic patients with foot ulcers which have remained healed. DIABETIC MED 2009;26 (11):1141-1146 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Foot structure and footwear prescription in diabetes mellitus. DIABETES-METAB RES 2008;24 Suppl 1 (Suppl. 1):S90-S95 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Valk GD, van Deursen RW, Armstrong DG, Caravaggi C, Hlavácek P, Bakker K, Cavanagh PR, Specific guidelines on footwear and offloading. DIABETES-METAB RES 2008;24 Suppl 1 (Suppl. 1):S192-S193 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Valk GD, van Deursen RW, Armstrong DG, Caravaggi C, Hlavácek P, Bakker K, Cavanagh PR, The effectiveness of footwear and offloading interventions to prevent and heal foot ulcers and reduce plantar pressure in diabetes: a systematic review. DIABETES-METAB RES 2008;24 Suppl 1 (Suppl. 1):S162-S180 [PubMed]
Jeffcoate WJ, Lipsky BA, Berendt AR, Cavanagh PR, Bus SA, Peters EJG, van Houtum WH, Valk GD, Bakker K, Unresolved issues in the management of ulcers of the foot in diabetes. DIABETIC MED 2008;25 (12):1380-1389 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Maas M, Lindeboom R, Reproducibility of foot structure measurements in neuropathic diabetic patients using magnetic resonance imaging. J MAGN RESON IMAGING 2006;24 (1):25-32 [PubMed]
Bus SA, de Lange A, A comparison of the 1-step, 2-step, and 3-step protocols for obtaining barefoot plantar pressure data in the diabetic neuropathic foot. CLIN BIOMECH 2005;20 (9):892-899 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Maas M, de Lange A, Michels RPJ, Levi M, Elevated plantar pressures in neuropathic diabetic patients with claw/hammer toe deformity. J BIOMECH 2005;38 (9):1918-1925 [PubMed]
Hamel KA, Okita N, Bus SA, Cavanagh PR, A comparison of foot/ground interaction during stair negotiation and level walking in young and older women. ERGONOMICS 2005;48 (8):1047-1056 [PubMed]
Bus SA. Foot deformity in diabetic neuropathy. A radiobiological and biomechanical analysis. S.l.: s.n.; 2004. 183p. ISBN 90-9018863-0 [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Levi MM; copromotor(s): Michels RPJ, Maas M)
Bus SA, Maas M, Cavanagh PR, Michels RPJ, Levi M, Plantar fat-pad displacement in neuropathic diabetic patients with toe deformity: a magnetic resonance imaging study. DIABETES CARE 2004;27 (10):2376-2381 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Ulbrecht JS, Cavanagh PR, Pressure relief and load redistribution by custom-made insoles in diabetic patients with neuropathy and foot deformity. CLIN BIOMECH 2004;19 (6):629-638 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Ground reaction forces and kinematics in distance running in older-aged men. MED SCI SPORT EXER 2003;35 (7):1167-1175 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Yang QX, Wang JH, Smith MB, Wunderlich R, Cavanagh PR, Intrinsic muscle atrophy and toe deformity in the diabetic neuropathic foot: a magnetic resonance imaging study. DIABETES CARE 2002;25 (8):1444-1450 [PubMed]
Key publications

Jeffcoate WJ, Bus SA, Game FL, Hinchliffe RJ, Price PE, Schaper NC, Reporting standards of studies and papers on the prevention and management of foot ulcers in diabetes: required details and markers of good quality. LANCET DIABETES ENDO 2016;4 (9):781-788 [PubMed]
Waaijman R, de Haart M, Arts MLJ, Wever D, Verlouw AJWE, Nollet F, Bus SA, Risk factors for plantar foot ulcer recurrence in neuropathic diabetic patients. DIABETES CARE 2014;37 (6):1697-1705 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Waaijman R, Arts M, de Haart M, Busch-Westbroek T, van Baal J, Nollet F, Effect of custom-made footwear on foot ulcer recurrence in diabetes: a multicenter randomized controlled trial. DIABETES CARE 2013;36 (12):4109-4116 [PubMed]
Waaijman R, Keukenkamp R, de Haart M, Polomski WP, Nollet F, Bus SA, Adherence to wearing prescription custom-made footwear in patients with diabetes at high risk for plantar foot ulceration. DIABETES CARE 2013;36 (6):1613-1618 [PubMed]
Bus SA, Haspels R, Busch-Westbroek TE, Evaluation and optimization of therapeutic footwear for neuropathic diabetic foot patients using in-shoe plantar pressure analysis. DIABETES CARE 2011;34 (7):1595-1600 [PubMed]


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Curriculum Vitae

Education:

  • 2001 - 2004 Faculty of Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam (PhD)
  • 1992 – 1998 Human Movement Sciences, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam (M.Sc. degree)

Positions

  • 2015 - present  Visiting Reader, School of Health and Life Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK.
  • 2015 - present, Principle Investigator, AMC, UvA, Amsterdam
  • 2005 – present,  Senior Investigator, Dept. Rehabilitation, AMC, UvA, Amsterdam
  • 2008 – present,  Head, Human Performance Laboratory, AMC, UvA, Amsterdam
  • 2003 – present,  Scientific coordinator Diabetic Foot Research, Dept. Surgery, Ziekenhuisgroep Twente, Almelo
  • 2005 - 2008, Manager, Human Performance Laboratory, AMC, UvA, Amsterdam
  • 2001 – 2004,  PhD, Dept. Internal Medicine, AMC, UvA, Amsterdam (promotor: prof. M. Levi)
  • 2001,  Research Consultant, Diapedia LLC, State College, PA, USA
  • 1998 – 2000,  Visiting Researcher, Center for Locomotion Studies, Penn State University, PA, USA (prof. P.R. Cavanagh).

Relevant work experience (current):

  • Member, editorial board, International Working Group Diabetic Foot (IWGDF)
  • Chair, guideline workgroup "Ulcer Prevention in Diabetes", International Working Group Diabetic Foot (IWGDF)
  • Secretary, guideline workgroup "Footwear and Offloading", International Working Group Diabetic Foot (IWGDF)
  • Member, guideline workgroup "Richtlijn Diabetische Voet", Nederlandse Internisten Vereniging (NIV)
  • Cofounder and Chair, Dutch Study Group for Neurovascular Complications of Diabetes (NVCD)

Teaching:

  • 2017 Visiting professor, dept. Physical Therapy, Speech, Occupational Therapy, School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • 2015 – present Coordinator and lecturer, choice module “Assistive devices in Rehabilitation”, 17-week bachelor course, Faculty of Medicine, AMC, University of Amsterdam
  • 2013 – present Lecturer and sub-coordinator, choice module “Measurement in Movement”, 17-week bachelor course, Faculty of Medicine, AMC, University of Amsterdam
  • 2008 – 2015 Lecturer, choice module “Introduction in Rehabilitation Medicine”. 17-week bachelor course, Faculty of Medicine, AMC, University of Amsterdam
  • 2008 – present Clinical gait analysis’ (e-learning program), Pathology of the Musculoskeletal System, Bachelor course, Faculty of Medicine, AMC, University of Amsterdam
  • 2007 – 2012 Guest lecturer, ‘Clincial Movement Analysis’, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam (3x)
  • 2006 – 2015 International Post-graduate Course on the Diabetic Foot, Werl / Rheine, GE (3x)
  • 2009 – 2011 Pisa International Diabetic Foot Course, University of Pisa, Pisa, IT
  • 2010 Theory of Podiatric Biomechanics, University of Ulster, Belfast, UK.
  • 2005 – 2015 Fontys University for Professional Education, Department of Podiatry, Eindhoven (3x)
  • 2001 – 2003 Lecturer in research methods, Institute for Higher Health Care Education), Rotterdam, NL
     

Congres organization:

  • Annual scientific symposium of the Study Group for Neurovascular Complications of Diabetes (NVCD)
  • Annual Symposium Diabetic Foot, Ziekenhuisgroep Twente Almelo (250 attendants)
  • Annual Young Investigator Symposium Diabetic Foot,  Ziekenhuisgroep Twente Almelo (100 attendants)
  • International Symposium Diabetic Foot, the Netherlands (2007, 2011, 2015) (1000 attendants)
  • IVO World Congress (Internationaler Verband der Orthopädie-Schuhtechniker), 2009 (1200 attendants)

Postgraduate training:

  • 2015 Basic Educational Qualification (BKO)
  • 2012 BROK (score: 87)
  • 2010 Leadership course AMC (20 days)
  • 2008 GCP training

 

Research programmes

Lower-extremity biomechanics and injury prevention in health and disease

 Prevention of foot injury in diabetes and sports and lower-extremity biomechanics in ortho-trauma and neuro-muscular disease

Faculty
Dr. S.A. Bus
Dr. M.A. Brehm PhD

PhD Students
M. van Bloemendaal PhD PT
H.E. Ploeger MSc
M.C. Scheper (HvA, ASHP)
W.B. aan de Stegge
J.B.J. Zwaferink BSc (AMC)
J. Hurst MSc (Glasgow Caledonian University)

Others
Drs. R. Keukenkamp

Other research related activities
  • Member of board of research institute, University of Amsterdam
  • Member editorial board, International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot
  • (part-time) outside employment, Ziekenhuisgroep Twente Almelo
  • Contribution to guidelines and protocols, International Guidelines on the Diabetic Foot, focus topic: Footwear and Offloading
  • Contribution to guidelines and protocols, International Guidelines on the Diabetic Foot, focus topic: "Prevention of foot ulcers and amputation"
  • Contribution to guidelines and protocols, Richtlijn Diabetische Voet, Nederlandse Internisten Vereniging
  • Other, Academic Medical Center
Current research funding
  • CZ Fonds
  • Livit Orthopedie B.V.
  • Nederlandse Vereniging van Podotherapeuten
  • Provoet, Brancheorganisatie voor de Pedicure
  • Stichting OFOM
  • ZonMw