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Scientific Committee

Dr Angela Cadogan
Ph.D, NZRPS (Musculoskeletal), MNZCP (Advanced Practitioner – Sports & Orthopaedic) http://www.drangelacadogan.co.nz/about.html
Dr Angela Cadogan is a registered Physiotherapy Specialist (Musculoskeletal) based in Christchurch, New Zealand. Angela specialises in Sports and Manipulative Physiotherapy, with a specific interest in shoulder and hip conditions. Angela has several publications relating to the diagnosis of shoulder pain in primary health care, and also teaches on Sports Physiotherapy and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy courses.
Clinical Practice: Angela works in private practice in Christchurch, seeing a variety of musculoskeletal conditions and sporting injuries in all age groups including arthritis and other degenerative conditions, sports-related shoulder and hip pain and post-operative rehabilitation. She also works in a consulting capacity, offering second opinions for other physiotherapists. Physiotherapists who refer patients for second opinions are invited to attend these sessions.CV

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Scott Herbowy, PT, Dip. MDT

2591 S. Lakeline Blvd, Ste 100 – Cedar Park, TX 78613 – (512) 331-6200

Education:
Physical Therapiste State University of New York at Buffalo 1982
Formation de base à la méthode McKenzie de 1989 à 1992
Examen de compétence à la méthode McKenzie en 1992
Diplome en Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (Méthode McKenzie), 1992
Enseignant accrédité par l’Institut McKenzie International depuis 1994

Expérience d’enseignement:
Enseignement de plus de 300 séminaires de formation au MDT (Méthode McKenzie) aux USA et internationalement
Supervision du placement clinique pour les USA du diplôme à Austin Tx 2001-2017

Expérience professionnelle:
Physical therapist sénior Tillman Physical Therapy & Sport Training Center, Cedar Park Tx depuis 2017
Expert auprès des tribunaux et des companies d’assurances américaines depuis 2001
Physical therapist senior St Davids Spine and Sport Therapy, Austin, TX 1996-2016
Physical therapist senior Summit Physical Therapy, Syracuse, NY 1993-1995
Physical therapist senior Physical Focus, Greenbrae, CA
Physical therapist Sénior Ross Valley Medical Clinic, Greenbrae, CA 1985-1991
Physical Therapist dans plusieurs cabinets de 1983 à 1985

Formation continue:
Engagé dans une formation continue pluri-annelle

AUTRES:
Présentation 1993 Lumbar Symposium Cincinnati, OH
Présentation 1997 APTA National Conference, San Diego
Présentation 1998 Spine and Strength Symposium, San Diego
Auteur de l’étude “The Effects of REPEX on Acute Low Back Pain” soumise pour publication
Contributeur Rehab Magazine Sept 2002
Presentation 2009 Israel PT Conference
Presentation 2010 Oregon PT Association Annual Conference
Presentation 2011 Oregon PT Association Annual Conference
Recherche publiée “ Immediate improvement in the cranio-cervical flexion test associated with MDT-based interventions: a case report, J Man Manip Ther, 2016”
Presentation 2014 Danish McKenzie 25th Anniversary Conference
Présentation Journée Francophones de Kinésithérapie Paris 2017
Actuellement engage dans des projets de recherche.

http://www.mckenzieinstituteusa.org/faculty.cfm

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Marco Testa was born in Alassio, Italy, May 16th, 1962. After classical studies he graduated in Physical Education in 1985, in Physiotherapy in 1988 and earned his DO Osteopathy in 1993. Since December 2011 is full time Assistant Professor in the Department of Neuroscience, Rehabilitation, Ophthalmology, Genetics and Maternal Infantile Science, University of Genoa. Since its foundation on December 1999 he is Coordinator of the Master in Rehabilitation of Musculoskeletal Disorders, (www.masteromt.unige.it) activated by the University of Genoa in the University Campus of Savona thanks to the collaboration with the Experimental Anatomy Department of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. Since 2000 is in charge of teaching Manual Therapy in the bachelor program of Physiotherapy and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in the Specialisation School of Rheumatology.
Since January 2011 he is scientific collaborator on voluntary basis of the Anatomy Department of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel His didactic, clinical and scientific interests concern the field of musculoskeletal rehabilitation, with special attention to cervical and temporomandibular disorders.
His recent research activities are aimed to:
– Validation and implementation of a visual feedback system for assessment of motor control of bite and pinching force in healthy subjects and in patients with musculoskeletal pain, rheumatological and neurological diseases.
– Validation of disability questionnaires in clinical musculoskeletal rehabilitation.
– Investigation of the Placebo mechanisms in musculoskeletal rehabilitation
– Validation of the “sensorised” sit to stand test.
Holder of an international patent on a system of evaluation of the mandibular motor control, he is member of the editorial board of Manual Therapy Journal, Archives of Physiotherapy and Scienza Riabilitativa. In 2015 he founded the University spin-off “Fisiocampus” in which he is in charge as president.

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Luc D’Asnieres de Veigy is a physical therapist and expert in the rehabilitation of the shoulder with an experience of over 20 years. Specialized in various technical equipment (such as ultrasound and computerized torque evaluation), this liberal
practitioner in the Principality of Monaco, regularly publishes and teaches about shoulder rehabilitation.
Being a former international gymnastics, he particularly studied the “technical pathology” of the gymnasts’ upper limb. As a co-founder of the Society for Surgical Implants for the upper limb, he has gained experience on the pyrolytic and post-surgical
evaluation. Moreover, with more than 8 years of ultrasound practice, he will give us his experience of the newest assessments for physiotherapists.

His latest international publications:
– 26-27 November 2010: IV Congress SFRE: Attempt of Validation for manual therapy technique concerning the “Passive Shoulder Recentering” in the conflictual shoulder. Monte-Carlo, Monaco
– 16-17 September 2011: XXIII Congress SECEC European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and the Elbow (special session of the EUSSER/SFRE): Surgical or conservative treatment.
Approach Nice cuff cap lesions operated. Lyon, France
– 2-3 November 2012: VI Congress of the French Society of Shoulder Rehabilitation: Interest of the use by the physiotherapist of ultrasound in the rehabilitation of the shoulder. Workshop on sonography & instrumental assessment shoulder. Lausanne, Switzerland
– 3-4 June 2016: Nice Shoulder Course Rehab / EUSSER-1st Edition: Assessment: Ultrasound scanning: What does it add. Nice, France
Achievements:
– Member of the French Society of shoulder rehabilitation
– Member of the European Society for the rehabilitation of the shoulder and elbow
– Laureat of the “Institut de France” (French institution) and the “Agence Nationale de valorisation de la recherche” (national research promotion agency)

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Alfio Albasini is a physiotherapist who graduated in 1991 at the School of Physiotherapy in Basel Switzerland.
– 1995 he did his Post Graduate Diploma in Manual Therapy in Perth WA, at the Curtin University of Technology.
– Since 1996 he treated his patients in his own clinic in Bellinzona, Ticino Switzerland, and he teach, part-time, Manual Therapy at the School of Physiotherapy, USI, Università della Svizzera Italiana.
– Since 1997, after being assistant for three years in Zurzach, Centre of Post Graduate Courses in Switzerland, for the Maitland Concept, he became officially McConnell Instructor. He now teach the McConnell Concept in different countries in the world, like South America, South Africa, Middle East and Europe in six different languages.
– Since 1999, he is Instructor at the Swiss Association of Soccer (SFV) as an expert in physiotherapy of sport medicine.
– Since 2006, Alfio is personal assistant of Michael Shacklock, NDS, Neurodynamic Solutions, in different workshops in the world and he can teach his method since the beginning of 2009.
Alfio is member of Research and Development (Clinical Excellence Circle), Otto Bock Health Care since 2006.
– Since 2006, Alfio is consultant in Doha, Qatar, at Aspetar Hospital and Aspire, Sport Academy.
– 2005 and in 2009 he was the principal chairman of the scientific committee and organizer of the first and second world Manual Therapy Congress, “The Spine” held in Roma, Italy.
He has been invited internationally in numerous congresses in the world as a speaker and for different workshops and seminars.
– Since 2007, Alfio works together with Kim Robinson and Toby Hall, fellows from Manual Concept and Curtin University, teaching at their program, “The COMT” in different countries in Europe and Middle East.
– 2009, Alfio was invited at the head quarter of Real Madrid to present a six days course divided in several sections to the medical team.
– October 2009, his first book was presented at the Edinburgh Conference of Kinetic Control: Using Whole Body Vibration in Physical Therapy and Sport. Elsevier Churchill Livingstone
– June 2010, Alfio was invited from the Patella Study Group, to present at the ESSKA Congress in Oslo Norway, Conservative Management of Patello Femoral Pain.
– November 2010, he was invited at the National Congress of Manual Therapy in Amsterdam (Holland), to present NDS for Michael Shacklock.
– February 2011 and 2013, Alfio was invited at the JFK, National Manual Therapy Congress in Marseille and Paris (France) to present the McConnell Concept.
– October 2011 he presented at the National Physiotherapy Congress of Physiotherapy in Hungary.
– December 2011, Alfio has joined as a member the Vasyli Think Tank™ group.
– June 2012, he has presented at the national orthopaedic surgeons congress in Györ, Hungary, the conservative management of anterior knee pain.
– October 2012 and 2013, he was keynote speaker at the Catalunia Congress in Barcelona.
– 2012 he presented Anterior Knee Pain, how can we treat it from a conservative point of view ?
– 2013, his exposure was: ”Shoulder Dysfunction, what do we know about it and how can we treat effectively” ?
– November 2013 he was presenting at the “Les Mains Libres” congress in Lausanne. LBP, what can we do for conservative management.
– 2014, June, he presented in Berlin at the 2nd “True Med” Congress: the title of the presentation was “Calf Pain, what is soft tissue release doing“.
– November 2014, he presented at the national congress in Katowice, Poland, as keynote speaker, “Two decades of patellar taping, how far are we now and what did we learn” ? Clinical workshop.
– April 2015, he presented at the Orthopedic Surgeon Conference in Hannover, “conservative management of knee pain”.
– September 2015, he was invited to present “shoulder pain how do we treat it” in Beirut at the National Congress of Physiotherapy Lebanon.
– September 2016, he had a presentation in Kaposvar, Hungary, at the National Orthopaedic Surgeon Congress, about conservative management of shoulder pain.
– October, he presented at the International Congress in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia different workshops as well as an oral presentations regarding on anterior knee pain.
– January 2017, Alfio presented at the annual QPRC, Doha Qatar, 2 days congress on knee and shoulder dysfunction.

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Alexandra Roren is a physical therapist and expert in the rehabilitation of the shoulder in France.
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Sebastian Zipfel is a physical therapist in France.
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Dorien Borms is a physical therapist and expert in the rehabilitation of the shoulder in Belgium.

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Corinne Ribo Donge is a physical therapist and expert in the rehabilitation of the shoulder in France.

Kinésithérapeute spécialisée en rééducation de l’épaule
Membre de la Société Française de Rééducation de l’épaule
Membre de la Société Française de Physiothérapie
Membre de l’European society for shoulder and Elbow Rehabilitation
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Stefan Anker (°1977) studied physiotherapy in Vienna. He continued his professional training at the Vienna School of Osteopathy WSO and finished with a Master’s degree in Osteopathy. In his offices in Vienna (A) and Roquebrune Cap Martin (F) he focuses on the manual application of the Fascial Distortion Model FDM and the Typaldos Method. Since 2011 he lectures the FDM in various European countries like Austria, Germany and Poland and presents on international congresses like on the Fascia Research Congress 2012 in Vancouver and 2015 in Washington DC. From 2011 to 2017 he was president of the European Fascial Distortion Model Association (EFDMA), a non-profit organization with the aim to establish the FDM in the medical world.

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Thierry Marc is a physical therapist and expert in the rehabilitation of the shoulder in France.

Masseur-kinésithérapeute
Président de la Société Française de Rééducation de l’épaule depuis 2007
Membre de la Société Française de Physiothérapie
Membre de l’EUSSER

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Victor Terraza is a physical therapist and expert in the rehabilitation of the shoulder in France.

Masseur-Kinésithérapeute

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Patrice Duplan is a physical therapist and expert in the rehabilitation of the shoulder in France.

Masseur-Kinésithérapeute
Ostéopathe D.O
Membre de la Société Française de Physiothérapie
Membre de l’European society for shoulder and Elbow Rehabilitation

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Jean-Luc Voisin

Docteur en Paléontologie Humaine du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle
Musée de l’Homme                    Institut de Paléontologie Humaine
Place du Trocadéro                    1 rue René Panhard
75116 Paris / France                  75013 Paris / France

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Simon Balster is a Shoulder Physiotherapist and only sees Orthopaedic Shoulder Conditions and injuries.

Melbourne Shoulder & Elbow Center

Simon has Honours in a Bachelor of Physiotherapy, where he completed Honours research and thesis under supervision of Professor Gwen Jull. Thesis published in Manual Therapy (see Publications), and a Bachelor of Science with Honours in Biochemistry. Simon is also a member of Shoulder & Elbow Physiotherapists of Australasia.

After working in Hydrotherapy and Sports Medicine practises in Brisbane for two years, Simon returned to Melbourne in 1997 to take up a position at LifeCare Prahran Sports Medicine working alongside Lyn Watson.

Today Simon specialises in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of the full spectrum of musculoskeletal shoulder and shoulder girdle problems. Working at LifeCare Prahran Sports Medicine, The Avenue Physiotherapy and at Melbourne Orthopaedic Group, he treats a wide variety of post-operative sporting and occupational orthopaedic conditions, and often attends surgery with Mr Shane Barwood and Mr Greg Hoy from Melbourne Orthopaedic Group.

In addition to his clinical practice, Simon works closely with Lyn Waston, Tania Pizzari at La Trobe University and Greg Hoy and Shane Barwood at Melbourne Orthopaedic Group on their many ongoing research programs (MDI, MISS Questionnaire, SLAP Tests & Hydrodilatation). This research had led to the publication of research results in peer-reviewed journals, Manual Therapy & British Journal of Sports Medicine.

In 2005 Lyn and Simon began working on an educational resource to assist physiotherapists with the many assessments tests of the shoulder. This culminated in the General Assessment of the Shoulder, a CD-Rom that details every shoulder assessment tool used in a clinic. The second resource in this series is the Exercise and Rehabilitation of the Shoulder.

Simon is also involved in lecturing, teaching and tutoring on a variety of shoulder topics, and has conducted clinical research and has published papers in the Manual Therapy and British Journal of Sports Medicine.

Balster S, Jull G, (1997) Upper trapezius muscle activity during the brachial plexus tension test in asymptomatic subjects. Manual Therapy 3(2):144-149

Watson L, Balster S, Finch C, Dalziel R,(2005), Measurement of Scapula Upward Rotation: A Relaible Clinical Procedure. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 39:599-603

Watson L, Pizzari T, Balster S, (2009), Thoracic outlet Syndrome part 1; Clinical Manifestations, differentiation and treatment pathways. Manual therapy, 14(6)586-595

Watson L, Pizzari T, Balster S, (2010). Conservative Management of Thoracic outlet syndrome. Manual Therapy. 15(4):305-314

Simon is also in the treatment and management of a variety of elite and professional athletes, national and state level athletes, cricket, basketball, fencing, archery, netball, softball, gymnastics, baseball, sprint kayak and canoe polo clubs including: Collingwood, Melbourne, Geelong, North Melbourne & GWS AFL players; and Olympic Javelin Athletes (Australia & China)

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Eric Delmares is a physical therapist and expert in the rehabilitation of the shoulder in France.

Masseur-Kinésithérapeute
Membre de la Société Française de Physiothérapie
Membre de l’European society for shoulder and Elbow Rehabilitation
Membre du groupe d’étude de la main et orthèse en rééducation

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Frédéric Albert is Co-director and Head of Clinical Applications at TechnoConcept

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Birgit Castelein is a physical therapist and expert in the rehabilitation of the shoulder in Belgium.

https://biblio.ugent.be/person/802001305896

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Andrea Fusco is a physical therapist and expert in the rehabilitation of the shoulder in Italy.

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Suzanne Gard PT, MSc in Sports Physiotherapy. President of EUSSER (European Society of Shoulder and Elbow Rehabilitation). Lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences, Department of Physiotherapy, Geneva, Switzerland. PT at the Swiss Olympic Medical Center, and at the Sports Orthopedic and Trauma department at the University Hospital of Geneva, HUG, Switzerland. A large clinical experience with all kind of MSK pathologies, especially in sports, in the clinic and on field. Matters of predilection is joint instability and rehabilitation, managing apprehension.

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Jean-Sébastien Roy is a physical therapist and expert in the rehabilitation of the shoulder in Canada.

Research Disciplines: Physiotherapy, Neurosciences
Areas of Research: Locomotor Activity / Movement Disorders, Joints (Articulations), Musculoskeletal Lesions and
Repair, Learning and Memory, Tendons and Ligaments
Fields of Application: Pathogenesis and Treatment of Diseases, Biomedical Aspects of Human Health

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Ajun Jaggi

Consultant Physiotherapist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Trust (UK)
Deputy Director AHP Research & development
A Jaggi Physio Consultancy Ltd
Past President of European Society of Shoulder and Elbow Rehabilitation (EUSSER)

Anju is a Consultant Physiotherapist with a clinical interest in shoulder dysfunction and research & innovation lead for the Therapy directorate at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (RNOHT). She has worked at the RNOHT for over 20 years, 18 years of which has been in clinical rehabilitation in managing complex shoulder dysfunction with a specific interest in atraumatic shoulder instability. She has lectured internationally and presented at numerous scientific meetings. She has published work in the field of motor control at the shoulder, co-supervised post graduate student projects and is involved in several funded research studies collaborating with commercial and academic partners, one of which is the NIHR GRASP trial with the University of Oxford. She is currently leading a randomised clinical trial on the role of surgery in atraumatic shoulder instability with the surgical team at the RNOHT in collaboration with Prof Ginn at Sydney University. She holds a clinical teaching fellow post at University College London (UCL) and is program lead for the new UCL MSc in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation. She has served on the board of the European Society of Shoulder & Elbow Rehabilitation (EUSSER) since 2008 and was President of the society from 2012-2015. She has also served on the British Shoulder & Elbow Society Education committee and is an active member. She has a passion for improving the management of shoulder dysfunction as well as globally promoting physical therapy and rehabilitation.

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