Dr. Neil Welch

Head of SSC Lab, Sports Surgery Clinic, Dublin

Strength and power profiling in the management of elite athletes with low back pain

We are delighted to introduce our next speaker Dr. Neil Welch, Head of SSC Lab here at Sports Surgery Clinic.

Neil completed his PhD thesis at Dublin City University exploring the role of maximum strength, explosive strength, reactive strength and deceleration in rehabilitation and performance.

The results from this PhD thesis have made novel contributions in relation to both rehabilitation from chronic musculoskeletal conditions and athletic performance. The findings have helped to inform his clinical practice and aid in the design of future research.

He also has extensive experience working with those with chronic low back pain with publications in the area.

In his presentation, Neil is going to explore Strength and power profiling in the management of elite athletes with low back pain.

12:15-12:45

Saturday ~ 14th Nov ~ DAY 1 Session 2: Spinal

Strength and power profiling in the management of elite athletes with low back pain

Head of SSC Lab, Sports Surgery Clinic, Dublin