The master classes are a series of lectures from UK leading specialists in the field of Sports Medicine. These will include short lectures, presentations and practical workshops.
Presentation 1: "Rehabilitation of shoulder injuries - from injury to return to performance"
Speaker: Mr Shea Mc Aleer - Specialist Musculoskeletal and Sports Physiotherapist
Shea McAleer is a highly experienced sports physiotherapy specialist with 9 years postgraduate experience as a sports and musculoskeletal physiotherapist. He spent 5 years working at the highest professional sporting level, three years as senior physiotherapist at Exeter Chefs Rugby Football Club and two years as head physiotherapist at Munster Rugby, Exeter Chefs, Sports Institute of Northern Ireland and Irish Football Association placed him in a privileged position to work with some of the world's most respected sports medicine practitioners, elite athletes and allied sports professionals.
Presentation 2: "An overview of shoulder examination and common conditions seen within the community"
Speaker: Dr. Neil Heron - Sports Medicine Specialist
Dr. Neil Heron specialises in Sports and Exercise medicine and is a GP at the National Sports Injury Clinic. As a Fellow of the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine (FSEM, UK) and Member of the Royal College of General Practice (MRCGP), Dr. Heron received his medical degree from the University of Glasgow and has been Team Physician to various high-level sport teams, including the professional cycling team "Team Sky", Crusaders FC, Linfield FC and Northern Ireland international football teams. He has experience of working at multi-sport games and worked as a medical officer for the World Police and Fire Games 2013, as well as the Giro d'Italia cycling road race and attended the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow as a medical officer.