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Adjunct Senior Lecturer, La Trobe University

Angela Evans (PhD) is an adjunct senior lecturer at La Trobe University, clinician in Adelaide, volunteer research lead with Walk for Life Clubfoot in Bangladesh, consultant to Global Clubfoot Initiative, visiting professor at University of Barcelona. Dr Evans has many journal publications, book chapters, and authored a textbook, a monograph series, and Cochrane library systematic reviews. Currently, Guest Editor for International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health [].

Dr Evans' current research interests focus on the paediatric clubfoot, and flat foot. Further works include: paediatric leg ('growing') pain, climate change and sustainable healthcare (Green Podiatry). Dr Evans' main interest is the nexus between research and clinical practice, so that best available evidence is translated as evidence based patient care, avoiding unnecessary treatment.


  • 2014–present
    Adjunct senior lecturer, La Trobe university
  • 1990–present
    Clinician, Adelaide
  • 2020–present
    Adjunct professor, University of Barcelona
  • 2009–present
    Volunteer researcher, Walk for Life Clubfoot
  • 2010–2014
    Adjunct associate, AUT university
  • 1996–2010
    Lecturer, University of South Australia


  • 2016 
    Australian Podiatry Association, Paediatric credential
  • 2014 
    Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, FFPM RCPS (Glasg)
  • 2005 
    University of South Australia, PhD
  • 1997 
    University of South Australia, Grad Dip Soc Sc
  • 1986 
    University of South Australia, Dip App Sc


  • 2022,
  • 2022,

Grants and Contracts

  • 2015
    Ritchie Trust Research Fellowship
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  • 2008
    Post doctoral grant
    Funding Source:

Professional Memberships

  • Australian Podiatry Association
  • Sports Medicine Australia


Member - Order of Australia (AM)