Program teams

This program is developed by the following experts ( By IDFCG and D-Foot team )

Juan Pedro Sanchez
Kris Manu
Claas Lüdemann

Marco Meloni
Anca Balan
Nina Petrova

José Luis Lazaro Martinez
Neil Baker
Kristien Van Acker


The International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot was founded in 1996. It is an non-profit and independent foundation. The aim of the D-FOOT is to create awareness of the disease and to improve the management and prevention of the diabetic foot.

The purpose of the World Francophone E-University (UNFM) is to use the internet and communication technologies to promote, developp and spread high quality education programmes thoughout countries in need. These training programmes target practising professionals and are generally created and performed by experts from the receiving nations in order to adapt to the local context. They come in addition to the wide range of actions undertaken by  the francophonie training scheme.

A French family-owned company, UrgoLaboratories is recognised by health professionals and the general public as a leading European player in the field of wound healing and the treatment of day-to-day ailments. The decision taken in 2010 to create the Urgo Laboratories Corporate Foundation as a testimony to our long-term commitment to public health was, therefore, entirely natural.