List of speakers

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A

Ackerman Kathryn, MD, MPH, FACSM

Sport Medicine Physican and Endocrinologist, Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
USA

Adamuz Maria-Carmen, MD, PhD

Consultant Cardiologist - Aspetar Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Hospital
Qatar

Andersen Thor Einar, MD PT PhD Professor

Department of Sports Medicine - Oslo Sport Trauma Research Centre
Norway

Andersson Stig, PT, PhD

Norwegian School of Sport Sciences - Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center
Norway

Arcanjo Fabio, PT, PhD

Researcher at Federal University of Bahia
Brazil

Ardern Clare, PT, PhD

Physiotherapist, Senior researcher in the Division of Physiotherapy at Karolinska Institute
Sweden / Australia

Arendt Elizabeth, MD

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery - University of Minnesota
USA

Arundale Amelia, PT, PhD, DPT, SCS

Physiotherapist and Biomechanist - The Brooklyn Nets
USA

Asker Martin, DN PhD-candidate

Musculoskeletal & Sports Injury Epidemiology Center
Sweden


B

Badtieva Victoriya, Prof., MD

Chair TUE Committee of RUSADA, Russia’s anti-doping agency
Russian Federation

Bahr Roald, MD PhD

Department of Sports Medicine at the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
Norway

Bakare Ummukulthoum

Medical and Scientific Commision, Nigeria Olympic Committee - University of the Witswaterstrand
Nigeria/South Africa

Bekker Sheree, Dr.

Prize Research Fellow, Department for Health, University of Bath
South Africa/United Kingdom

Bencke Jesper, PhD, Laboratory Director

Human Movement Analysis Laboratory - Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre
Denmark

Bender Amy, PhD

Adjunct Professor of Kinesiology - University of Calgary
Canada

Bermon Stéphane, MD, PhD,

Director IAAF Health & Science Department
Monaco

Bilzon James, PhD, Professor

Department for Health, University of Bath, United Kingdom
United Kingdom

Bittencourt Natalia, PT, PhD

Head of Sports Physical Therapy Department. Minas Tenis Club
Brazil

Bizzini Mario, PhD, PT,

Human Performance Lab - Schulthess Clinic
Switzerland

Bolling Caroline, PT, MSc

Amsterdam Collaboration on Health & Safety in Sports - Department of Public and Occupational Health
Brazil

Börjesson Mats, prof, MD

Professor - University of Gothenburg - Forskningsenheten
Sweden

Bougault Valérie, Dr, PhD

Associate professor in Sport Sciences
France

Brink Michel S., PhD

Center for Human Movement Sciences - University of Groningen
The Netherlands

Burke Louise, PhD

Sports Nutrition - Australian Institute of Sport
Australia


C

Casa Douglas, PhD, ATC, FACSM, FNATA

Chief Executive Officer Korey Stringer - Institute University of Connecticut
USA

Chamari Karim, PhD, Professor

University Full Professor, (Aspetar, Doha, Qatar)
ASPREV – Aspetar Injury and Illness prevention Department. Aspetar Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Ho
Qatar

Chaudhari Ajit, PhD, FACSM, Associate Professor

Div. of Physical Therapy, School of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences
USA

Clarke Lucy, RGN, PgDip Mg’t

Head of Player Welfare & Medical - Hong Kong Rugby Union
Hong Kong (China)

Clarsen Benjamin, PT PhD

Department of Sports Medicine - Oslo Sport Trauma Research Centre
Norway

Comstock Dawn, PhD Professor

Colorado School of Public Health - University of Colorado, Denver
USA

Constantinou Demitri, MD, PhD, Professor

Director, Centre for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine
South Africa

Cook Jill, PhD, Professor

La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre
Australia

Crandall Jeff, Professor

Center for Applied Biomechanics
USA

Cronin Owen, MB PhD MMedSc (Sports and Exercise Medicine)

Department of Medicine, University College Cork
United Kingdom

Crossley Kay M., BAppSc (physio), PhD, Professor

La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre
Australia


D

Dalen-Lorentsen Torstein, MSc

Department of Sports Medicine - Oslo Sport Trauma Research Centre
Norway

De Michelis Mendonça Luciana, Dr

Department of Physical Therapy - Universidade Federal dos Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri (UFVJM)
Brazil

Delahunt Eamonn, PhD Professor

School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science - University College Dublin
Ireland

Derman Wayne, MBChB BSc (Hons) PhD FFIMS

Professor of Sport and Exercise Medicine - Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine
South Africa

Dijkstra Paul, MBChB, MPhil, FFSEM(UK), Assistant Professor

Department of Medical Education - Aspetar, Qatar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital
Qatar

Dohi Michiko, M.D., PhD(MED)

The Japan Institute of Sports Sciences (JISS) Tokyo
Japan

Drezner Jonathan, MD

Professor, Department of Family Medicine - Director, Center for Sports Cardiology, University of Washington
USA

Dupont Grégory, PhD Adjunct Professor

The Football Exchange, Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences
France

Dvořák Jiří

SPINE Unit - Swiss Concussion Center - Schulthess Clinic
Switzerland


E

Emery Carolyn, PT PhD Professor

Chair Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre - Faculty of Kinesiology - University of Calgary
Canada

Engebretsen Lars, MD PhD

DEPARTMENT OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY, UNIVERSITY OF OSLO
Norway / Switzerland


F

Fagher Kristina, PT, PhD

Rehabilitation Medicine Research Group - Department of Health Sciences - Faculty of Medicine
Sweden

Finch Caroline, AO, BSc, MSc, PhD, Professor

Australian Centre for Research into Injury in Sport and its Prevention -School of Medical and Health
Australia

Fong Daniel, PhD, FISBS

Senior Lecturer in Rehabilitation Science
United Kingdom

Fowler Peter, PhD

School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences - Queensland University of Technology
Australia

Franklyn-Miller Andy, MBBS MRCGP FFSEM (UK) FFSEM(Irl)

SSC Sports Medicine - Unit C10 Gulliver's Retail Park
Ireland


G

Gilgien Matthias, PhD

Norwegian School of Sports Sciences - Department of Physical Performance
Norway/Switzerland

Gimpel Mo, PT

Director of Performance Science, Southampton Football Club
United Kingdom

Glyn-Jones Sion, MA MBBS MRCS DPhil FRCS (Orth) - Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Oxford

Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences
United Kingdom

Gomes-Neto Mansueto, PT, PhD

Full Professor at Federal University of Bahia
Brazil

Goulet Claude, Prof., PhD

Department of Physical Education - Faculty of Education - Université Laval
Canada

Gouttebarge Vincent, PhD

Amsterdam University Medical Centers, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
The Netherlands

Greinig Susan

IOC Medical Programmes Senior Manager - IOC Safeguarding Officer
Switzerland

Gribble Phillip, PhD Professor

Division of Athletic Training, College of Health Sciences - University of Kentucky
USA

Guskiewicz Kevin, ATC PhD Professor

Department of Exercise and Sport Science - University of North Carolina
USA


H

Haddad Fares, BSc MD (Res) MCh (Orth) FRCS (Orth) FFSEM

Professor of Orthopaedic and Sports Surgery and Divisional Clinical Director of Surgical Specialties
United Kingdom

Hagel Brent E., PhD Professor

Departments of Paediatrics and Community Health Sciences, Cumming School of Medicine
Canada

Hägglund Martin, PT, PhD, Professor

Football Research Group / Sport Without Injury Programme - Division of Physiotherapy
Sweden

Hainline Brian, MD

National Collegiate Athletic Association
USA

Harmon Kimberly, MD, Professor

Department of Family Medicine and Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
USA

Harrington Mark, BA, PGCE & M.Sc Sports Management

Head of Technical Services - World Rugby
Ireland

Harøy Joar, Sports physiotherapist, PhD

Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center - Department of Sport Medicine
Norway

Hespanhol Jr Luiz, Jr

Masters and Doctoral Programs in Physical Therapy - Universidade Cidade de SĂŁo Paulo (UNICID)
Brazil

Hiller Claire, Senior Research Fellow

Faculty of Health Sciences - University of Sydney
Australia

Hislop Michael, PhD

Researcher, World Rugby
Ireland

Högström Claes, PhD

Innland Norway University of Applied Sciences - Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Norway

Hölmich Per, MD, DMSc, Professor

Sports Orthopedic Research Center - Copenhagen (SORC-C), - Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre
Denmark

Hull James, PHD FRCP FACSM

Dept. Respiratory Medicine, Royal Brompton Hospital, London
United Kingdom


J

Janse van Rensburg Christa, MD (PhD) MMed MSc MBChB FACSM FFIMS

Associate Professor of Sport and Exercise Medicine
South Africa


K

Kaya Mitsunori, MD, PhD

Department of hip joint surgery, Hitsujigaoka Hospital
Japan

Kemp Simon, MB BS MSc FFSEM

Medical Services Director, Rugby Football Union
United Kingdom

Kent Richard, Professor

Center for Applied Biomechanics
USA

Kerkhoffs Gino, PhD Professor

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery - Amsterdam University Medical Centers
The Netherlands

Khan Karim, MD, PhD, MBA, Professor

University of British Columbia - & Editor in Chief, BJSM
Canada

Kim Jin-Goo, MD PhD

Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Konkuk University Medical Center
Korea,South

Kimura Yuka, MD PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Japan

King Enda, PT, PhD Head of Performance

SSC Sports Medicine
Ireland

KJÆR Michael, MD, DMSc

University of Copenhagen
Denmark

Koehle Michael, MD, PhD

Professor & Director, Sport & Exercise Medicine - The University of British Columbia
Canada

Koga Hideyuki, MD, PhD, Associate Professor

Department of Joint Surgery and Sports Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Japan

Kreutzfeldt Zebis Mette, PhD, Associate Professor

Department of Physiotherapy - Faculty of Health and Technology - University College Copenhagen
Denmark

Krosshaug Tron, PhD, Professor

Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center -Department of Sports Medicine
Norway


L

Laver Lior, MD

The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital - NHS Foundation Trust
United Kingdom/Israel

Leporace Gustavo, PT, PhD

Director of Research Department at Institute Brazil of Techonologies in Health
Brazil

LOOSEMORE Mike, MBE. MBBS MSc PhD FFSEM(UK)

Institute of Sport, Exercise and Health, University College London
United Kingdom


M

MacDonald Kerry, PhD

Volleyball Canada -Director of Sport Science, Sport Medicine & Innovation
Canada

Malisoux Laurent, PhD

Sports Medicine Research Laboratory - Department of Population Health
Luxembourg

Marshall Steve, PhD

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
USA

Mayes Susan, PT, PhD

Director of the Artistic Health Team, The Australian Ballet, The Australian Ballet
Australia

McCall Alan, PhD Msc

Arsenal FC
Scotland

McKay Carly, PT, PhD

Centre for Motivation and Health Behaviour Change - Department for Health - University of Bath
United Kingdom

Meeuwisse Willem, MD, PhD

Medical Director, National Hockey League - Professor Emeritus and Founding Chair
Canada

Metsavaht Leonardo, MD, MSc, CSO

Chief of Scientific Officer at Institute Brazil of Techonologies in Health, Rio de Janeiro
Brazil

Meyer Tim, MD, PhD

Institute of Sport and Preventative Medicine - Saarland University
Germany

Mok Kam Ming, PhD

Assistant Manager (Physical Education), Student Services Centre, Lingnan University, Hong Kong SAR, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong (China)

Mosler Andrea, PhD

La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre
Australia

MOUNTJOY Margo, MD, PhD, CCFP (SEM), FACSM, Dip Sport Med.

Sports Medicine Physician -FINA Executive Board Member: Sports Medicine
Canada

MĂĽller Erich, Prof. Dr.

Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology- University of Salzburg
Austria

Myklebust Grethe, PT PhD Professor

Department of Sports Medicine - Oslo Sport Trauma Research Center
Norway

Møller Merete, PT, PhD

Section for Sport Science - Department of Public Health- Aarhus University
Denmark


N

Nielsen Rasmus, PT PhD

Section for Sports Science - Department of Public Health-Aarhus University
Denmark

Niga Sadao, MD, PhD

Director of JIN Orthopaedics & Sports Clinic
Japan


O

O'Brien James, PhD

Red Bull Football Academy
Austria

O'Sullivan Kieran, PhD, MManipTher, BPhysio

Sports Spine Centre - Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital
Qatar

O'Sullivan Orla, BSc PhD

Teagasc Food Research Centre
Ireland


P

Pasanen Kati, PT PhD Professor

Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre, Faculty of Kinesiology -University of Calgary
Canada/Finland

Patricios Jon, MBBCh, MMedSci, FACSM, FFSEM, FFIMS

Professor, School of Therapeutic Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences
South Africa

Perera Nirmala, MMed, PhD, PostDoc

Department of Medical and Health Sciences
Australia/Sweden

Phillips Nicola, PT, PhD, Professor

Professor of Sports Physiotherapy, Cardiff University
United Kingdom

Pieles Guido, MD, DPhil, Senior Lecturer

Consultant Paediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiologist, Sports Cardiologist
United Kingdom

PITSILADIS Yannis, PhD, FACSM

Professor of Sport and Exercise Science - University of Brighton
United Kingdom

Pizzari Tania, PT, PhD

La Trobe University Sport and Exercise Research Centre
Australia

Pluim Babette, MD PhD MPH Professor

Royal Dutch Lawn Tennis Federation (KNLTB)
The Netherlands

Pollock Noel, MD

Chief Medical Officer, British Athletics - Consultant in Sport & Exercise Medicine
United Kingdom

Poor Alexander E., MD

Vincera Institute
USA

Pugh Jamie, PhD

Faculty of Science, School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University
United Kingdom

Purcell Rosemary, PhD

Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health
Australia


Q

Quarrie Ken, PhD

Chief Scientist, New Zealand Rugby -Member of World Rugby’s Medical, Science & Research Group
New Zealand


R

Racinais SĂ©bastien, PhD, FECSS

Athlete Health and Performance Research Centre - Aspetar
Qatar

Rössler Roland, PhD , Postdoctoral Fellow

Amsterdam Collaboration on Health & Safety in Sports -Department of Public and Occupational Health
The Netherlands

Ruedl Gerhard, Assoc. Prof. PhD

Department of Sport Science - University of Innsbruck
Austria


S

Scher Irving, PhD

Guidance Engineering
USA

Schneider Kathryn, PT, PhD, DipManipPT

Clinical Specialist-Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy - Certificate in Vestibular Rehabilitation
Canada

Schumacher Yorck Olaf, Dr. med.

Sports Medicine Physician and Head of Sub-specialty medicine
Qatar

Schwellnus Martin, MBBCh, MSc (Med), MD, FACSM, FFIMS

Professor of Sport and Exercise Medicine -
South Africa

Serner Andreas, PT PhD

Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital
Denmark/Qatar

Sharma Sanjay, MD PhD, Professor

Department of Cardiovascular Sciences - Director of Inherited Cardiac Diseases and Sports Cardiology
United Kingdom

Shrier Ian, MD, PhD

Centre for Clinical Epidemiology -Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, McGill University
Canada

Sills Allen, MD

Chief Medical Officer, National Football League, / Professor of Neurosurgery
USA

Silvers-Granelli Holly, MPT, PhD

Director of Research/Physical Therapist - Velocity Physical Therapy
USA

Skazalski Christopher, PT, DPT, ATC

Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital
Qatar

Smith Andrew, BSc(Hons) MB ChB MRCS(Eng) FRCEM FFIMC RCS(ED) FFSEM(UK) MSc SEM PGCHPE FHEA

Emergency Medicine Consultant, Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
United Kingdom

Sneyder-Mackler Lynn

Dept Physical Therapy, University of Delaware
USA

Soligard Torbjørn, PhD

International Olympic Committee
Norway/Switzerland

Steffen Kathrin, PhD

Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center -Department of Sports Medicine
Norway

Stokes Emma, PT, PHD

President, World Confederation for Physical Therapy
Qatar/Ireland

Stokes Keith, PhD Professor

Department for Health, University of Bath
United Kingdom

Stokes Tyrel, PhD Candidate

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University
Canada

Sundgot Borgen Jorunn, PhD, FACSM

Sport Scientist - The Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
Norway

Swart Jeroen

Senior Lecturer, Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine (ESSM)
South Africa


T

Taylor Lee, PhD FACSM FECSS FHEA CSci AES

Visiting Fellow in Environmental and Exercise Physiology
Qatar

Thorborg Kristian, Sports physiotherapist, PhD, Associate Professor

Sports Orthopedic Research Center - Copenhagen (SORC-C),
Denmark

Thornton Jane, MD PhD CCFP

Clinician Researcher | Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic, Western University
Canada

Timpka Toomas, MD PhD Professor

Athletics Research Center - Linköping University
Sweden

Tol Johannes, MD, PhD

Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital
The Netherlands/Qatar

Torres Ronda Lorena, PhD, MCs

Sport Scientist, Research and Development Coordinator - Spurs Sports & Entertainment
USA

Tuakli-Wosornu Yetsa A., MD, MPH

Assistant Clinical Professor Yale School of Public Health Department of Chronic Disease Epidemiology
Ghana/USA

Turner Michael, MB BS, FFSEM / Medical Director and CEO

The International Concussion and Head Injury Research Foundation (ICHIRF)
United Kingdom


v

van Dyk Nicol, PT, PhD

ASPREV - Aspetar injury and illness prevention program
Qatar


V

Verhagen Evert, PhD, Professor

Amsterdam Collaboration on Health & Safety in Sports & Amsterdam Institute of Sport Sciences, Amsterdam Collaboration on Health & Safety in Sports, Amsterdam UMC
The Netherlands

Viljoen Wayne, PhD

Senior Manager: Rugby Safety, South African Rugby Union (SA Rugby)
South Africa


W

Waldén Markus, MD, PhD

Football Research Group -Division of Community Medicine
Sweden

Wangensteen Arnlaug, PT, PhD

Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center
Norway

Webborn Nick, OBE MB BS FFSEM FACSM

Clinical Professor (Sport & Exercise Medicine), University of Brighton
United Kingdom

Wedderkopp Niels, MD, PhD, Professor

Department of Regional Health Research -University of Southern Denmark
Denmark

Whatman Chris, PT PhD Associate Professor

Sport and Exercise Science - AUT Sports Performance Research Centre
New Zealand

Whiteley Rodney, PhD

Assistant Director of the Rehabilitation Department
Qatar

Williams Craig, PhD, FACSM, FBASES, Professor

Paediatric Exercise Physiology, Director of Children’s Health and Exercise Research Centre Exeter
United Kingdom

Williams Neil C., PhD, Senior Lecturer in Exercise Physiology and Nutrition

Exercise and Health Research Group, Sport Health and Performance Enhancement (SHAPE) Research Centre
United Kingdom

Wilson Mathew, PhD, Professor

Athlete Health and Performance Research Centre
Qatar

Windt Johann, PhD, CSCS

USA

Witvrouw Erik

Dept Rehabilitation Sciences
Belgium

Wollin Martin, PT, PhD

Senior Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist - Australian Institute of Sport
Australia


Y

Yamada Mutsuo, Medical Doctor, Ph. D (Sport Medicine)

Professor(Sport Medicine) Asia Rugby Chief Medical Officer, Ryutsukeizai University
Japan

YUNG Shu-Hang, Patrick, MBChB (HK) FRCS (Edin) FRCS (Edin Ortho Surg) FCSHK FHKAM (Ortho)

President of Asian Federation of Sports Medicine (AFSM)
Hong Kong (China)


Z

Zaremski Jason L., MD, CAQSM, FACSM, FAAPMR

Associate Professor│Divisions of PM&R, Sports Medicine, & Research
USA

Zwerver Johannes, MD, PhD, Professor

Center for Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine
The Netherlands