Sports Physiotherapy Rehab. Certificate
14-15 January 2023
Dubai - UAE
Steven worked in elite sport for Newcastle Falcons Rugby Club between 2014-2020. His additional experiences outside Premiership Rugby include roles with British Judo, Beach Volleyball during the London Olympics and Field Hockey at Glasgow Commonwealth Games.
Steve is a guest lecturer at Newcastle University & Sheffield Hallam University and recognises the challenge in delivering clinical supervision, placements and exposure to professional sport. Subsequently, he launched GrowPhysio.com during the COVID-19 pandemic to offer an accessible sports injuries e-learning platform to assist individuals: students to advanced practitioners to build their practical skills and clinical reasoning.
BSc(hons) Physiotherapy Teeside University UK
MSc sports and exercise medicine .University of South Wales.UK
Rehabilitation Manager Mediclinic City Hospital Dubai.
She has been the team physio for the UAE women’s and girls rugby teams, worked at the ATP, world squash championships, dubai rugby 7 amongst others. Her passion however lies in endurance running injury management, gait training, injury prevention and performance. She has over 8 years experience managing professional iron men, international level runners to the weekend warrior.
The program will be delivered over 4 days with additional online learning materials and lectures to support the learners before and after the face-to-face teaching.
Our aim is to provide physiotherapists with skills and knowledge to manage a wide range of sports related problems and injuries successfully and confidently.
CME FOR THIS PROGRAM:27.25 CPD CREDITS APPROVED BY THE DHA
Who can attend:
• Physiotherapists working in the field of sports rehab field and aims to boost their knowledge and skills.
• Intern students and fresh graduates interested in setting a strong base in sports physiotherapy rehab field.
Block 1: Hannah Wilkinson
Principles of exercise prescription and progression
Strength and conditioning in rehabilitation
Muscle chain and role in rehabilitation
Rehabilitation of shoulder injuries
Rehabilitation of elbow-related injuries
Core stability in the rehabilitation in upper and lower limb sports-related problems
Block 2: Steven Miller
Ankle injury rehabilitation
Achilles tendon and calf injury rehabilitation
ACL injury rehabilitation
Management includes the following package of treatment options: soft tissue management, sports taping, and exercise therapy.
Principles of exercise progression and regression through rehabilitation stages will discussed and demonstrated in this course as we understand it is one of the key challenges in sports rehab.
Shoulder and elbow assessment and differential diagnosis
Lumbosacral, Hip, knee, and ankle differential diagnosis
Manual techniques for management:
Mobilisation for sports
Exercise therapy and loading strategies
Key conditions to be covered
The principles of assessment and rehab discussed and applied in this program could be applied to a wide range of sports related problems.
With Specific emphasis on:
Shoulder pain and instability
Anterior knee pain
Elbow sports related problems
Hip and groin injuries
Muscle injuries e.g., Hamstring
Registration in one block:
Registration in only one of the two blocks costs 2,000 AED for all categories.
Registration in both blocks:
Individual registration: 3500 AED
Group registration: 3200 AED
For unemployed physios & students: 2800 AED
Group registration: 2500 AED
How to register?
1- Fill the attached online form (here)
2- Submit the course fee:
Via bank transfer to the following bank account within UAE:
Account Name: AlNAJM ALRAED CONFERENCES ORGANZG
Account Number: 12097145820001
IBAN: AE41 0030 0120 9714 5820 001
Bank Name: ADCB Bank (Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank)
3- Send a proof of payment (screenshot or payment acknowledgment receipt) to
email@example.com or Official WhatsApp number: 00971 0502051448
4- You will receive confirmation within 24 hours with details of online learning access.
If you are interested to host one of our activities and get free seats or are looking for world class in-house training or you are a group of physiotherapists interested in training in a specific topic that is not currently in our course list, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org