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THRIVE Virtual Series 2022 - Performance health

You don't have to miss out on the THRIVE experience! THRIVE Virtual Series brings selected presentations from THRIVE Conference to you live online. Running on Wednesday evenings over 12 weeks, the program will cover a broad range of topics, delivered by expert speakers. Each session will include multiple presentations.

Performance health


1) Symposium Theme: The use of injury prevention programs in community netball

a) Have community netball coaches adopted the Netball KNEE program? Presented by Lauren Davies
b) How is the Netball KNEE program implemented in community netball? Presented by Tess Saad
c) What is limiting the implementation of injury prevention programs in community netball? Presented by Michelle Smith

2) Clinically aligned injury prevention. Presented by Matt Whalan

3) Helping kids stay healthy long enough to “make it” in sport - the role of physiotherapy. Presented by Matt Whalan

4) Risk factors and management of lumbar bone stress injury in youth fast bowlers. Presented by Kevin Sims


View the abstracts for these sessions in the Abstract eBook.


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All THRIVE Virtual Series sessions begin at the following times:

• VIC, TAS, NSW, ACT, QLD – 7.00pm AEST
• SA, NT – 6.30pm
• WA – 5.00pm

Please note: This is a live webinar. Login instructions including link details will be sent to registrants on the day of the event. If login instructions are not received by midday on the day of the lecture, contact us on vic.pd@australian.physio.

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Presenters

Tess Saad


Tess Saad is a physiotherapist at the Princess Alexandra Hospital. Her areas of interest include musculoskeletal and neurological rehabilitation

Michelle Smith


Dr Michelle Smith is a Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist and researcher at The University of Queensland where she is the director of the Masters of Physiotherapy program. Her research focuses improving prevention and management of lower limb musculoskeletal and sports injuries.

Matthew Whalan


Matt is a physiotherapist, applied researcher and sport scientist from Wollongong, Australia. He has been a partner at Figtree Physiotherapy for 16 years and has been involved in physiotherapy in many sports - including football, rugby league, triathlon and dance medicine. Matt completed his PhD in injury prevention in football in 2020, in addition to having a Masters of Physiotherapy and a degree in Exercise Science & Rehabilitation. He has presented at conferences internationally and domestically and has published numerous articles in the area of injury prevention and risk reduction. Most recently, Matt has taken on a role at Football Australia (FA) to design and implement the new national Player Availability Model and the FA Perform+ program, in addition to working with the Socceroos and with the Olyroos at Tokyo 2020, as a team physiotherapist.

Kevin Sims


Kevin attained a PhD from the University of Queensland in 2003 and is a Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist (as awarded by the Australian College of Physiotherapists 2007). He works at the Queensland Sports Medicine Centre in Brisbane, is involved in ongoing research and clinical work with Cricket Australia and teaches into the Post-Graduate programs at the University of Queensland. He also works with the Mumbai Indians cricket team in India. His research interests relate to the management of lumbar bone stress in adolescent cricketers, other cricket injury and the management of hip pain and dysfunction.

Lauren Davies


Lauren Davies is a Physiotherapist at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital and Brisbane Tigers Rugby League Club. Her areas of interest are cardiorespiratory, women's health and burns management

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18 May
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Price: Non-member: $110.00
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Registration closing date: 17 May 2022 Event status: Closed CPD hours: 2.50 * Early bird prices close 4 weeks prior to the course start date
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Price: Non-member: $110.00
APA Member: $70.00
Registration closing date: 17 May 2022 Event status: Closed CPD hours: 2.50 * Early bird prices close 4 weeks prior to the course start date
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Presenters

Tess Saad


Tess Saad is a physiotherapist at the Princess Alexandra Hospital. Her areas of interest include musculoskeletal and neurological rehabilitation


Michelle Smith


Dr Michelle Smith is a Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist and researcher at The University of Queensland where she is the director of the Masters of Physiotherapy program. Her research focuses improving prevention and management of lower limb musculoskeletal and sports injuries.


Matthew Whalan


Matt is a physiotherapist, applied researcher and sport scientist from Wollongong, Australia. He has been a partner at Figtree Physiotherapy for 16 years and has been involved in physiotherapy in many sports - including football, rugby league, triathlon and dance medicine. Matt completed his PhD in injury prevention in football in 2020, in addition to having a Masters of Physiotherapy and a degree in Exercise Science & Rehabilitation. He has presented at conferences internationally and domestically and has published numerous articles in the area of injury prevention and risk reduction. Most recently, Matt has taken on a role at Football Australia (FA) to design and implement the new national Player Availability Model and the FA Perform+ program, in addition to working with the Socceroos and with the Olyroos at Tokyo 2020, as a team physiotherapist.


Kevin Sims


Kevin attained a PhD from the University of Queensland in 2003 and is a Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist (as awarded by the Australian College of Physiotherapists 2007). He works at the Queensland Sports Medicine Centre in Brisbane, is involved in ongoing research and clinical work with Cricket Australia and teaches into the Post-Graduate programs at the University of Queensland. He also works with the Mumbai Indians cricket team in India. His research interests relate to the management of lumbar bone stress in adolescent cricketers, other cricket injury and the management of hip pain and dysfunction.


Lauren Davies


Lauren Davies is a Physiotherapist at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital and Brisbane Tigers Rugby League Club. Her areas of interest are cardiorespiratory, women's health and burns management


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