Event Details
National Centre of Rehabilitation Education (NCORE)
Derby Teaching Hospitals, London Road Community Hospital, London Road, Derby. DE1 2QY
E: uhdb.ncore@nhs.net    P: (01332) 254679    W: www.ncore.org.uk
The Problem Ankle
Prof. Graham N Smith GradDipPhysFCSP DipTP CertED Chartered & HPC Registered Physiotherapist Rehabilitation & Sports Injury Consultant
On 18th October 2019 in Derby for 1 Day(s)
at London Road Community Hospital

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.

Course Aims

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.

Additional Information
  • Attendance certificate will be issued.
  • CPD: 6.25 hours.
Fees / Funded Places
  • £155
  • Limited funded places may be available for AHP’s & nurses working for the NHS within the East Midlands.

  • Refreshments available.
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