Professor Nicola Phillips

Professor in Physiotherapy School of Healthcare Sciences, Cardiff University, UK

Management and RTP of shoulder reconstruction in elite rugby

We are delighted to introduce our next speaker Professor of physiotherapy Nicola Phillips, Cardiff University, Wales. Nicola is Programme Manager for the MSc in Sport and Exercise Physiotherapy and a part time consultant physiotherapist with Welsh Rugby Players Association and Wales Touch Association.

 

Nicola has extensive experience working with elite athletes includes the Welsh and British Weightlifting teams, professional rugby Union, Olympic Games and Commonwealth Games. Nicola is a Board member on UK Anti-Doping and Commonwealth Games Council for Wales. Research and clinical interest within this field is in functional rehabilitation of knee and shoulder injuries. In 2019 New Year's Honours List, she received an OBE for her services to physiotherapy. In her presentation Nicola is going to discuss the Management and RTP of shoulder reconstruction in elite rugby.

11:00 - 11:30

Sunday ~ 15th Nov ~ DAY 2 Session 4: Shoulder / Elbow

Management and RTP of shoulder reconstruction in elite rugby

Professor in Physiotherapy, School of Healthcare Sciences, Cardiff University, UK