Ms Peta Tehan

Lecturer

School of Health Sciences (Podiatry)

Career Summary

Biography

I have worked in a variety of areas within Podiatric practice, including private practice in both rural and regional areas, and public practice in a High Risk Foot Clinic. I have post graduate qualifications in wound care and frequently lecture to the Wound Management Association and local Hunter Wound Interest Group. I am currently undertaking a MPhilosophy (Podiatry) where my focus is on vascular assessment.

Research Expertise
Currently undertaking research in specificity and sensitivity of toe brahcial index in detecting peripheral arterial disease

Teaching Expertise
Clinical Podiatry Wound Management

Administrative Expertise
Member of Hunter Medicare Local Clinician Advisory Group

Collaborations
I have collaborated with prominent local vascular surgeon, Dr Alan Bray for my project investigating the validity of the toe brachial index.


Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Health Science, Queensland University of Technology
  • Graduate Certificate in Wound Care, Monash University

Keywords

  • Clinical Podiatry
  • Vascular Assessment
  • Wound Management

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
119999Medical and Health Sciences not elsewhere classified100

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
5/03/2014 - LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Health Sciences
Australia

Academic appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/02/2010 - Lecturer PodiatryUniversity of Newcastle
School of Health Sciences
Australia
1/01/2009 - Membership - Australian Wound Management AssociationAustralian Wound Management Association
Australia
1/01/2009 - Membership - Hunter Wound Interest GroupHunter Wound Interest Group
Australia
1/01/2008 - Membership - Australian Wound Management AssociationAustralian Wound Management Association
Australia
1/01/2006 - Membership - Australian Podiatry AssociationAustralian Podiatry Association
Australia

Professional appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/01/2008 - PodiatristHunter New England Health
Podiatry & Footcare Department
Australia

Awards

Research Award

YearAward
2012Best new investigator
Unknown

Invitations

Participant

YearTitle / Rationale
2012Vascular Assessment in Clinical Practice
Organisation: NSW Podiatry Association Description: Invited to speak at NSW Podiatry Association Conference 2012
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Conference (5 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Chuter VH, Craike PE, Johnson NA, Casey SL, 'A diagnostic dilemma: an investigation of non-invasive vascular assessment of the lower extremity in people with diabetes', DIABETOLOGIA (2014) [E3]
Author URL
Co-authorsVivienne Chuter
2013Craike P, Chuter V, Bray A, Keech R, Rownsley R, Carruthers A, 'The sensitivity and specificity of the toe brachial index in detecting peripheral arterial disease', Journal of Foot and Ankle Research, Sydney (2013) [E3]
DOI10.1186/1757-1146-6-S1-P3Author URL
Co-authorsVivienne Chuter
2013Lanting S, Craike P, Spink M, Casey S, Chuter V, 'The reliability of non-invasive neurological examinations in people with diabetes', Journal of Foot and Ankle Research, Sydney, Australia (2013) [E3]
DOI10.1186/1757-1146-6-S1-O6Author URL
Co-authorsVivienne Chuter, Martin Spink
2011Craike PE, 'Bullosis diabeticorum: A treatment conundrum', Journal of Foot and Ankle Research, Melbourne, Vic (2011) [E3]
DOI10.1186/1757-1146-4-S1-P12
2011Solanki PH, Craike PE, 'Partial nail avulsion: Habit or evidence based?', Journal of Foot and Ankle Research, Melbourne, Vic (2011) [E3]
DOI10.1186/1757-1146-4-S1-O46
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants3
Total funding$7,250

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20151 grants / $750

Australian Podiatry Conference, Gold Coast Australia, 6-9 May 2015 $750

Funding body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine
Project TeamMs Peta Tehan
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2015
Funding Finish2015
GNoG1500400
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20121 grants / $1,500

New Zealand Podiatry Conference, Auckland Convention Centre, 13 - 15 September 2012, $1,500

Funding body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine
Project TeamMs Peta Tehan
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2012
Funding Finish2012
GNoG1200851
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20111 grants / $5,000

The sensitivity and specificity of the Toe-Brachial Index (TBI) as a measure of blood flow in the presence of peripheral arterial disease, and development of a more comprehensive TBI value classificat$5,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamMs Peta Tehan
SchemeNew Staff Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2011
Funding Finish2011
GNoG1100272
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY
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Ms Peta Tehan

Position

Lecturer
School of Health Sciences
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Focus area

Podiatry

Contact Details

Emailpeta.craike@newcastle.edu.au
Phone02 43494541

Office

Room130 Health Precinct
BuildingHealth Precinct
LocationOurimbah
10 Chittaway Road
Ourimbah, NSW 2258
Australia
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