This year, David Williams, our resident Sports Psychologist has travelled to Colombia with the Malaysian Track Cycling team for the World Championships. In 2014, Dave also has a new role as consultant to the Melbourne Football Club.
Helen and Andrew were out of the office on Monday- working at Exercise Research Australia with the third year Apprentice Jockeys.
Andrew has recently commenced his Masters of Sports Physiotherapy at LaTrobe University. This is a 3 year course on the pathway to attain the Sports Physiotherapist title. Good Luck Andrew!
Welcome to our new feature Physio4athletes news- we aim to keep you up to date with our staffs' activities.
This year, Helen has completed training to be involved as physiotherapist in the IMPACT study, looking at delivery of physiotherapy guided exercises via Skype to people with chronic knee pain. If you are over 50 years of age and have chronic knee pain (> 3 months), this research may be of benefit to you. The link for this study, conducted at the University of Melbourne is http://www.chesm.unimelb.edu.au/volunteer/impact/impact.html