LIST OF SPEAKERS

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A

Ackerman Kathryn

Kathryn Ackerman

MD, MPH, FACSM
Medical Director - Female Athlete Program - Division of Sports Medicine Boston Children’s Hospital
Associate Director Sports Endocrine Research Lab, Neuroendocrine Unit Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor - Harvard Medical School Team Physician - USA Rowing

United States of America

Andersen Thor Einar

Thor Einar Andersen

Professor MD
Aspetar Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Hospital Specialist in Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine, Authorized Sports Medicine Physician
Professor MD - Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center
Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo

Norway

Andersson Stig

Stig Andersson

PT, PhD

Norwegian School of Sport Sciences - Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center

Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center
Norway

Ardern Clare

Clare Ardern

PT, PhD
Physiotherapist, Senior researcher in the Division of Physiotherapy at Karolinska Institute, Sweden, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy


Karolinska Institute
Sweden/Australia

Arendt Elizabeth A.

Elizabeth A. Arendt

MD

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery - University of Minnesota

University of Minnesota-Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
United States of America



 

B

Bahr Roald

Roald Bahr

MD PhD

Department of Sports Medicine at the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences


Norway

Bakare Ummukulthoum

Ummukulthoum Bakare

PT, Phd Candidate, Instructor (FIFA 11+ and FIFA 11 for Health)
Medical and Scientifi c Commission, Nigeria Olympic Committee, Department of Physiotherapy,School of Therapeutic Sciences
University of the Witswaterstrand


Nigeria/South Africa

Bekker Sheree

Sheree Bekker

Dr.
Prize Research Fellow
Department for Health, University of Bath

University of Bath
United Kingdom

Bender Amy

Amy Bender

PhD
Adjunct Professor of Kinesiology
University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

University of Calgary
Canada

Bindra Abhinav

Abhinav Bindra

Olympic Champion
World Champion 2006, Olympic Champion 2008
Member of the IOC’s Athletes Commission

IOC Athletes Commission
India

Bittencourt Natália F. N.

Natália F. N. Bittencourt

PT, PhD
Head of Sports Physical Therapy Department. Minas Tennis Club, Adjunct Professor at Uni-BH University Center



Brazil

Bolling Caroline

Caroline Bolling

PT, PhD
Amsterdam Collaboration on Health & Safety in Sports
Department of Public and Occupational Health
VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam

Netherlands (The) / Brazil

Börjesson Mats

Mats Börjesson

MD
Dept of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital/Ostra
University of Gothenburg


Sweden

Bougault Valérie

Valérie Bougault

Dr, PhD
Associate professor in Sport Sciences
Cote d’Azur University, Nice


France

Burke Louise

Louise Burke

PhD
Sports Nutrition Australian Institute of Sport



Australia



 

C

Casa Douglas J.

Douglas J. Casa

PhD, ATC, FACSM, FNATA
Chief Executive Offi cer Korey Stringer Institute
University of Connecticut

Korey Stringer Institute/University of Connecticut
United States of America

Chamari Karim

Karim Chamari

PhD, Professor
ASPREV – Aspetar Injury and Illness prevention Department, (Aspetar, Doha, Qatar)
Aspetar Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Hospital


Qatar

Constantinou Demitri

Demitri Constantinou

MD, PhD, Professor
Director
Centre for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine
Wits Education Center

South Africa

Cook Jill

Jill Cook

PhD, Professor

La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre

La Trobe Univesity
Australia

Crossley Kay M.

Kay M. Crossley

BAppSc (physio), PhD, Professor

La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre
La Trobe University

Australia



 

D

De Michelis Mendonça Luciana

Luciana De Michelis Mendonça

PT, ScD, adjunct professor

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


Brazil

Delahunt Eamonn

Eamonn Delahunt

PhD Professor

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

University College Dublin
Ireland

Derman Wayne

Wayne Derman

MBChB BSc (Hons) PhD FFIMS
Professor of Sport and Exercise Medicine
Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine
Stellenbosch University

South Africa

Drezner Jonathan

Jonathan Drezner

MD
Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Director, Center for Sports Cardiology

University of Washington

United States of America

Dupont Grégory

Grégory Dupont

PhD Adjunct Professor

The Football Exchange, Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences
Liverpool John Moores University

France
Dvořák Jiří

Jiří Dvořák


SPINE Unit - Swiss Concussion Center - Schulthess Clinic

Schulthess Clinic
Switzerland



 

E

Emery Carolyn

Carolyn Emery

PT PhD Professor
Chair Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre
Faculty of Kinesiology
University of Calgary
Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre, University of Calgary
Canada

Engebretsen Lars

Lars Engebretsen

MD PhD

DEPARTMENT OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY, UNIVERSITY OF OSLO


Norway / Switzerland



 

F

Fong Daniel T. P.

Daniel T. P. Fong

PhD, FISBS

Senior Lecturer in Rehabilitation Science
National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine – East Midlands School of Sport, Exercise and Health
Loughborough University
United Kingdom



 

G

Gilgien Matthias

Matthias Gilgien

PhD

Norwegian School of Sports Sciences - Department of Physical Performance


Norway/Switzerland

Gouttebarge Vincent

Vincent Gouttebarge

PhD

Amsterdam University Medical Centers, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
IOC Research Center of Excellence
Amsterdam University Medical Centers
Netherlands (The)

Greinig Susan

Susan Greinig

IOC Medical Programmes Senior Manager, IOC Safeguarding Offi cer
IOC’s ex offi cio Advisory Board Member for the UNICEF
International Safeguarding Children in Sport Initiative
International Olympic Committee
Switzerland



 

H

Haddad Fares

Fares Haddad

BSc MD (Res) MCh (Orth) FRCS (Orth) FFSEM

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

fares haddad
United Kingdom

Hägglund Martin

Martin Hägglund

PT, PhD, Professor
Football Research Group, Sport Without Injury Programme
Unit of Physiotherapy
Department of Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences - Linköping University

Sweden

Hainline Brian

Brian Hainline

MD

National Collegiate Athletic Association


United States of America

Harmon Kimberly

Kimberly Harmon

MD, Professor

Department of Family Medicine and Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine


United States of America

Harøy Joar

Joar Harøy

Sports physiotherapist, PhD
Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Department of Sport Medicine

Norwegian School of Sports Sciences

Norway

Hölmich Per

Per Hölmich

MD, DMSc, Professor

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

Hull James

James Hull

PHD FRCP FACSM

Dept. Respiratory Medicine, Royal Brompton Hospital, London


United Kingdom



 

J

Janse van Rensburg Christa

Christa Janse van Rensburg

MD (PhD) MMed MSc MBChB FACSM FFIMS
Professor of Sport and Exercise Medicine, Head Section Sports Medicine - Faculty of Health Sciences

University of Pretoria

South Africa



 

K

Kaya Mitsunori

Mitsunori Kaya

MD, PhD

Department of hip joint surgery, Hitsujigaoka Hospital


Japan

Khan Karim

Karim Khan

MD, PhD, MBA, Professor
University of British Columbia
Scientific Director of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis (IMHA)

Canada

Kimura Yuka

Yuka Kimura

MD PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine

Japan

KJÆR Michael

Michael KJÆR

MD, DMSc

University of Copenhagen


Denmark

Koehle Michael Stephen

Michael Stephen Koehle

MD, PhD
Professor & Director
Sport & Exercise Medicine
University of British Columbia
University of British Columbia
Canada

Koga Hideyuki

Hideyuki Koga

MD, PhD
Professor
Department of Joint Surgery and Sports Medicine
Tokyo Medical and Dental University

Japan

Krosshaug Tron

Tron Krosshaug

PhD, Professor

Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center -Department of Sports Medicine
Norwegian School of Sport Sciences

Norway



 

L

Loosemore Michael

Michael Loosemore

MBBS PhD FFSEM

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



 

M

MacDonald Kerry

Kerry MacDonald

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


Volleyball Canada
Canada

Marshall Stephen W.

Stephen W. Marshall

PhD
Director
Injury Prevention Research Center
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

United States of America

McCall Alan

Alan McCall

PhD Msc

Arsenal FC

Arsenal Football Club
United Kingdom

McKay Carly

Carly McKay

PT, PhD

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

Meeuwisse Willem

Willem Meeuwisse

MD, PhD
Medical Director, National Hockey - League Professor Emeritus and Founding Chair
Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre, Faculty of Kinesiology
University of Calgary

Canada

Meyer Tim

Tim Meyer

MD, PhD

Institute of Sport and Preventative Medicine
Saarland University
Saarland University, Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine
Germany

Mok Kam Ming

Kam Ming Mok

PhD
Assistant Manager (Physical Education), Student Services Centre, Lingnan University, Hong Kong SAR, Lecturer, Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine

The Chinese University of Hong Kong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong (China)

Mosler Andrea

Andrea Mosler

BAppSc (physio), MAppSc (sports physio), PhD

La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre
La Trobe University

Australia

Mountjoy Margo

Margo Mountjoy

MD, PhD, CCFP (SEM), FACSM, Dip Sport Med.
Sports Medicine Physician - FINA Executive Board Member: Sports Medicine, IOC Games Group and WADA Health, Medicine and Research Committee
Micheal G. DeGroote School of Medicine
McMaster University, Canada
IOC medical commission games group
Canada

MĂĽller Erich

Erich MĂĽller

Prof. Dr.

Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology- University of Salzburg

University of Salzburg
Austria

Møller Merete

Merete Møller

PT, PhD
Section for Sport Science
Department of Public Health
Aarhus University

Denmark



 

N

Niga Sadao

Sadao Niga

MD, PhD

JIN Orthopaedics & Sports Clinic


Japan



 

O

O'Sullivan Kieran

Kieran O'Sullivan

PhD, MManipTher, BPhysio

School of allied health and Health research institute, University of Limerick


Ireland



 

P

Perera Nirmala

Nirmala Perera

MMed, PhD, PostDoc
Sport Without Injury ProgrammE (SWIPE), Unit of Physiotherapy, Department of Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences (HMV), Linköping University
Centre for Sport, Exercise and Osteoarthritis Research Versus Arthritis,
Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences, University of Oxford
IOC World Conference on Prevention of Injury and Illness in Sport
Australia/Sweden

Phillips Nicola

Nicola Phillips

PT, PhD, Professor

Professor of Sports Physiotherapy, Cardiff University


United Kingdom

Pieles Guido

Guido Pieles

MD, DPhil, Senior Lecturer
Consultant Paediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiologist, Sports Cardiologist
Bristol Heart Institute


United Kingdom

Pitsiladis Yannis

Yannis Pitsiladis

PhD, FACSM
Professor of Sport and Exercise Science
University of Brighton


United Kingdom

Pluim Babette

Babette Pluim

MD PhD MPH Professor

Royal Dutch Lawn Tennis Federation (KNLTB)
University of Pretoria, Section Sports Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences

Netherlands (The)

Poor Alexander E.

Alexander E. Poor

MD

Vincera Institute

VIncera Institute
United States of America

Purcell Rosemary

Rosemary Purcell

PhD

Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health

Orygen
Australia



 

R

Racinais SĂ©bastien

SĂ©bastien Racinais

PhD, FECSS

Athlete Health and Performance Research Centre
Aspetar
Aspetar
Qatar



 

S

Schneider Kathryn

Kathryn Schneider

PT, PhD, Associate Professor

Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre, Faculty of Kinesiology
University of Calgary

Canada

Schumacher Yorck Olaf

Yorck Olaf Schumacher

Dr. med.

Sports Medicine Physician and Head of Sub-specialty medicine

Aspetar
Qatar

Schwellnus Martin

Martin Schwellnus

MBBCh, MSc (Med), MD, FACSM
Professor of Sport and Exercise Medicine Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Director: Sport, Exercise Medicine and Lifestyle Institute (SEMLI), University of Pretoria
Director: International Olympic Committee (IOC) Research Centre, South Africa
University of Pretoria

South Africa

Sharma Sanjay

Sanjay Sharma

MD PhD, Professor
Director of Inherited Cardiac Diseases and Sports Cardiology
Department of Cardiovascular Sciences
St George’s University of London

United Kingdom

Shrier Ian

Ian Shrier

MD, PhD


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

Singh Meeta

Meeta Singh

MD
Service Chief and Section Head -Thomas Roth Sleep disorder Center, Henry Ford Health System
Assistant Professor, Wayne State University

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United States of America

Snyder-Mackler Lynn

Lynn Snyder-Mackler


Dept Physical Therapy, University of Delaware


United States of America

Steffen Kathrin

Kathrin Steffen

PhD

Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center -Department of Sports Medicine
Norwegian School of Sport Sciences

Norway

Stokes Tyrel

Tyrel Stokes

PhD Candidate

Department of Mathematics and Statistics
McGill University

Canada
Sundgot Borgen Jorunn

Jorunn Sundgot Borgen

PhD, FACSM
Sport Scientist
The Norwegian School of Sport Sciences


Norway



 

T

Thorborg Kristian

Kristian Thorborg

Sports physiotherapist, PhD, Associate Professor

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

Sports Orhtopedic Research Centre
Denmark

Thornton Jane

Jane Thornton

MD PhD CCFP

Clinician Researcher | Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic, Western University
Senior Associate Editor for the British Journal of Sports Medicine
Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
Canada

Tuakli-Wosornu Yetsa A.

Yetsa A. Tuakli-Wosornu

MD, MPH
Assistant Clinical Professor,Yale School of Public Health,Department of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Task
Force on Physical Activity for Persons with Disabilities
IOC Working Group on the Prevention of Harassment and Abuse in Sport
International Blind Sports Federation Medical Committee
Ghana/USA

Turner Michael

Michael Turner

MB BS, FFSEM
CEO and Medical Director
The International Concussion and Head Injury Research Foundation (ICHIRF)
The Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine (ISEH)

United Kingdom



 

V

Van Dyk Nicol

Nicol Van Dyk

PT, PhD

ASPREV - Aspetar injury and illness prevention program
Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital
Irish Rugby Football Union
South Africa

Verhagen Evert

Evert Verhagen

PhD, Professor
Amsterdam Collaboration on Health & Safety in Sports & Amsterdam Institute of Sport Sciences
Department of Public and Occupational Health
Amsterdam University Medical Center
Amsterdam UMC
Netherlands (The)



 

W

Waldén Markus

Markus Waldén

MD, PhD
Football Research Group
Division of Community Medicine - Department of Medical and Health Sciences
Linköping University

Sweden

Webborn Nick

Nick Webborn

OBE MB BS FFSEM FACSM
Clinical Professor (Sport & Exercise Medicine), University of Brighton, Honorary Clinical Professor in the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences
Loughborough University


United Kingdom
Wedderkopp Niels

Niels Wedderkopp

MD, PhD, Professor

Department of Regional Health Research
University of Southern Denmark

Denmark

Whiteley Rodney

Rodney Whiteley

PhD
Assistant Director of the Rehabilitation Department

Aspetar Sports Medicine Hospital

Qatar

Witvrouw Erik

Erik Witvrouw

Professor

Dept Rehabilitation Sciences
Ghent University
Ghent University
Belgium



 

Y

Yung Patrick Shu Hang

Patrick Shu Hang Yung

MBChB (HK) FRCS (Edin) FRCS (Edin Ortho Surg) FCSHK FHKAM (Ortho)
President of Asian Federation of Sports Medicine (AFSM), Professor, Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong (China)



 

Z

Zaremski Jason L.

Jason L. Zaremski

MD, CAQSM, FACSM, FAAPMR
Associate Professor Divisions of PM&R, Sports Medicine, & Research, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
Co-Medical Director Adolescent & High School Outreach Program
University of Florida College of Medicine
University of Florida
United States of America

Zwerver Johannes

Johannes Zwerver

MD, PhD, Professor

Center for Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine
University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen
University Medical Center Groningen / Sports Valley Ede
Netherlands (The)