ACT – Adolescent Tendon Injuries

Tuesday, 7 Nov 2017 Lakers Room, National Hockey Centre


Date:            Tuesday 7th November, 2017

Time:           6:30pm – 9:00pm

Location:    Lakers Room (Ground Floor)
National Hockey Centre

                      196 Mouat Street, LYNEHAM 2602

Cost:             $20 – SMA Members (inc. students)

$40 – Non-SMA Members


Join us as we welcome Professor Jill Cook as she provides us with information on all the latest research on adolescent tendon injuries.

Also, joining Jill will be the 2017 ACT Research Award recipients Liam Toohey (Subsequent injury categorisation model) and Kathleen Miles (Facial feature tracking to help access exercise intensity).

For a great night of cutting edge research this is an event not to be missed!


Professor Jill Cook (BIO)

Jill Cook is a professor in musculoskeletal health in the La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre at La Trobe University in Melbourne Australia. Jill’s research areas include sports medicine and tendon injury. After completing her PhD in 2000, she has investigated tendon pathology, treatment options and risk
factors for tendon injury. Jill currently supplements her research by conducting a specialist tendon practice and by lecturing and presenting workshops both in Australia and overseas.