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Return to Play following ACL and Knee injury in Elite Sport

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Rosslyn Park FC

Priory Lane

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SW15 5JH

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Return to Play Decision making following ACL and other knee injuries in elite sport is one of the most challenging and controversial topics currently in sports medicine.

Come and hear the latest evidence and future trends in return to play assessment within elite football codes.

Based in Australia, Tim McGrath has extensive sports physiotherapy experience. He holds a PhD from the Research Institute of Sports & Exercise (UCRISE) at the University of Canberra on the topic of ACL rehabilitation of the knee, and is Director of Research at Pitch Ready, which focuses on athletes recovering from a knee injury (www.pitch-ready.com). In addition to this, Tim has worked in elite sport since 2004 in elite level rugby union, rugby league, Australian rules football and rugby sevens including:

  • St George-Illawarra Dragons (2017-current)
  • Port Adelaide Football Club (2015-2017),
  • Australian Mens Rugby Sevens (2013-2014)
  • Brumbies Super Rugby Team (2006-2011)
  • Sale Sharks Rugby Football Club United Kingdom (2006)
  • Canberra Raiders (2004-2006).

In addition to his undergraduate Physiotherapy degree and PhD, Tim has completed a post-graduate Masters Degree in Sports Physiotherapy and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. He has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Extended-Scope Physiotherapy. He is currently completing a Graduate Diploma in Data Science. Tim has lectured extensively in sports physiotherapy courses for the Australian Physiotherapy Association as well as to other health professions and has authored publications in peer-reviewed journals.

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