Inspiring Society Member Derek Turner Talks about Recovering from a Life Threatening Illness
Courageous and determined are words that describe Society Member Derek Turner. In 2011, he incurred a major illness, an IGAS Infection (Invasive Group A Streptococcus) causing necrotising fasciitis, a condition he believes was caused by an insect bite he obtained whilst doing the gardening.
Sarah Kelley Named 2013 Winner of The Bruce Hobbs Annual Travelling Scholarship
Congratulations to Society Member Sarah Kelley who has been named the 2013 winner of The Society of Sports Therapists Bruce Hobbs Annual Travelling Scholarship.
Sports Therapy Lecturer Presents Poster
Society Member and University of Worcester Senior Lecturer in Sports Therapy, Sally Smith has been working with her colleagues at the university on a pilot project in to “Flipping Academic Reading”.
Graduate Sports Therapist Part of Pioneering New Study
ociety Member Jill Alexander, Clinical Researcher and a Graduate Sports Therapist from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), has coordinated a pioneering new study into cryotherapy, working alongside her team at the University, as well as the world’s leading researcher into cryotherapy, Dr. Joseph Costello.
Richard Stock makes it two in a row for Edge Hill University
Congratulations to Edge Hill University Graduate Richard Stock on winning the 2012 University of Windsor Travelling Scholarship.
New Role for Professor Brent Arnold
Congratulations to Professor Brent Arnold, distinguished Honorary Member of The Society of Sports Therapists on his new appointment as Chairman of the Department of Health Sciences in the Indiana University School of Health and Rehabilitation Science, at IUPUI (Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis)
BASEM 2013 Conference Invitation for The Society of Sports Therapists
The Society of Sports Therapists has received an exciting invitation to co-host two sessions at the 2013 BASEM (British Association of Sport and Exercise Medicine) conference. The conference will be held at the Football Association’s new National Centre of Excellence at St George’s Park on 31st October and 1st November
Cardiff Sports and Exercise Medicine Society (CSEMS)
Cardiff Sports and Exercise Medicine Society (CSEMS) is hosting an Exercise Medicine Symposium on Saturday 15th June.
The Society of Sports Therapists Bruce Hobbs Annual Travelling Scholarship 2013 - 2014
Applications for The Society of Sports Therapists Bruce Hobbs Annual Travelling Scholarship are now open. The standard of entries over the last few years has been very high so competition is likely to be strong again this year for the top spot.
Calling all Graduating BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy Students
The symposium aims to display the exciting work going on in the UK in the Exercise Medicine field, and we are very pleased to welcome our keynote speaker Professor Steven Blair from the US. Some of the sessions that will take place on the day include: