The Problem Ankle
A one-day workshop
Tutor: Prof. Graham N Smith GradDipPhysFCSP DipTP CertED
Chartered & HPC Registered Physiotherapist
Rehabilitation & Sports Injury Consultant
Professor Graham N Smith qualified as a Physiotherapist in 1977 and as a teacher of Physiotherapy in 1982. He is currently an independent rehabilitation and sports injury consultant based in Glasgow. He has extensive experience in the treatment and management of injuries at all levels of the sporting spectrum and has worked with Glasgow Rangers FC, the British Olympic Team and numerous national representative sporting teams. He was also responsible for establishing the Football Association National Rehabilitation and Sports Injury Centre, Lilleshall. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, a Visiting Professor at Chichester University and a Visiting Lecturer on the MSc in Sports Medicine at Trinity College, Dublin. He was also one of a small group of international presenters invited to give a workshop at the fifth edition, Olympic academic programme of sport, medicine and sports physiotherapy in the London 2012 Olympic Village. He combines his clinical and consultancy roles with lecturing commitments both nationally and internationally on rehabilitation and sports and musculoskeletal injury management.
Aim: To give physiotherapists an understanding of the functional and regional anatomy of the ankle complex. Also, to identify the common injuries and problems likely to be encountered in this frequently injured anatomical region. Whilst specifically focused on musculo-skeletal problems the principles taught and demonstrated can be applied to all spheres of physiotherapeutic practice.
NCORE Training Room
Level 3, Junction 3
London Road Community Hospital
Date: Friday 18th October 2019
Hands On Workshop Please Bring Shorts With You