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Professor Evert Verhagen, PhD Amsterdam UMC - Locatie VUMC Amsterdam, Netherlands Area of expertise: Injury prevention, Sports medicine, Epidemiology ORCID @evertverhagen Declaration of Interests

Senior Associate Editors

Dr Nash Anderson, BSc, MSc Tuggeranong Chiropractic Centre Canberra, Australia Area of expertise: Chiropractic ORCID logo / @sportmednews Prof. Daniel Belavy, PhD Hochschule für Gesundheit (University of Applied Sciences) Bochum, Germany Area of expertise: Musculoskeletal disorders, Low-back pain, Physiotherapy ORCID logo Dr Amy Harwood, PhD Coventry University Coventry, UK Area of expertise: Exercise physiology Cardiovascular Disease Implementation ORCID logo
Dr Yorgi Mavros, PhD University of Sydney Sydney, Australia Area of expertise: Resistance training, Sarcopoenia, Mental health, Diabetes, Cognitive impairment ORCID logo Ass. Prof. Diana Robinson, MBBS, FACSEP Sydney Sportsmed Specialists Sydney, Australia Area of expertise: Education Anti-doping ORCID logo Dr Nicola Sewry, PhD University of Pretoria Pretoria, South Africa Area of expertise: Epidemiology Prevention ORCID logo

Associate Editors

Dr Osman Ahmed, PhD University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust Poole, UK Area of expertise: Para athletes, eHealth ORCID logo Dr Ana Azevedo, PhD Lisbon, Portugal Area of expertise: MSK Physiotherapy, Dance medicine and science, Lower extremity rehabilitation and prevention Dr Justine Benoit-Piau, PT MSc Centre de recherche du CHU Sherbrooke, Canada Area of expertise: Qualitative Research, Dance Injury, Dance Medicine ORCID logo Dr Tracy Blake, PhD Area of expertise: Diversity, Concussion ORCID logo Dr Justin Carrard, MD Department of Sport, Exercise & Health, University of Basel, Switzerland Sports Medical Center Medbase, Bern, Switzerland Area of expertise: Exercise Medicine, Fatigue and Overtraining, Metabolomics, Undergraduate Education ORCID logo Miss Sonia Cheng, PhD University of Sydney Sydney, Australia Area of expertise: Physiotherapy, Physical activity, Accelerometery ORCID logo Professor Pascal Edouard University Hospital of Saint-Etienne & University Jean Monnet, University of Lyon Lyon, France Area of expertise: Athletics, Data Science, Implementation, Injury Prevention, Muscle, Epidemiology ORCID logo Kristina Fagher, PhD Physiotherapist Lund University, Sweden Area of expertise: Para-athletes, Qualitative Research, Physiotherapy ORCID logo Dr Larisa Gomaz MSc TU Delft Delft, Netherlands Area of expertise: Data Science, Statistics, Modelling ORCID Dr Sharief Hendricks, PhD University of Cape Town Cape Town, South Africa Area of expertise: Rugby, Implementation, Stakeholder engagement ORCID Professor Luiz Hespanhol, PhD Universidade Cidade de São Paulo São Paulo, Brazil Area of expertise: Epidemiology, Injury prevention, Running ORCID logo Dr David M. Keohane, MB, MSc, FFSEM, FRACGP Cork University Hospital Cork, Ireland Area of expertise: Physical activity, Metabolic health, Injury ORCID logo Dr Sietske Luijten MSc Amsterdam UMC Amsterdam, Netherlands Epidemiology, Injury Prevention , Para athletes ORCID logo Dr Rina Magnani, PhD Universidade Estadual de Goiás Anapolis, Brazil Area of expertise: Gait, Biomechanics ORCID logo Dr Dominic J. Mah, BMed, MD UNSW Medicine Sydney, Australia Area of expertise: Radiology, Orthopaedic surgery ORCID logo Robert Mann, MSc Research Fellow University of Exeter, United Kingdom Area of expertise: Running injury, Implementation, Load Monitoring ORCID logo Ms Nikki McLeary Extreme Medicine Fellow/Honorary Senior Lecturer Department of Sports & Health Sciences University of Exeter, UK Area of expertise: Challenging environments, Extreme sports, Human factors Dr Trine Moholdt, PhD Norwegian University of Science and Technology Trondheim, Norway Area of expertise: Randomised controlled trials, Coronary heart disease, Obesity ORCID logo Dr Femke van Nassau, PhD Amsterdam UMC Amsterdam, Netherlands Area of expertise: Implementation, Public Health ORCID Nefeli Tsiouti, PT, MA, MSc Advance Medical Centre European University Cyprus, Scientific Collaborator Nicosia, Cyprus Area of expertise: Dance medicine & science, Physiotherapy, Injury prevention, Injury Epidemiology ORCID Carole Akinyi Okoth, MBChB, MMed IMed National Spinal Injury Referral Hospital, Ministry of Health Kenya Area of expertise: Internal Medicine, Sports Medicine Prof. Vincent Gremeaux, MD, PhD Swiss Olympic Medical Center, Sport Medicine Unit, Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Lausanne University Hospital Institute of Sport Sciences, University of Lausanne Lausanne, Switzerland Area of expertise: Sports Medicine, overuse injuries, exercise physiology, evaluation, prevention ORCID logo0000-0002-3444-908X @drvgremeaux Prof. Stijn Bogaerts, MD, PhD UZ KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium Area of expertise: Muscle and tendon injuries, sports medicine, leadership ORCID @stijnbog
Dr Joske Nauta, PhD Amsterdam UMC Amsterdam, Netherlands Areas of interest: Injury Prevention, Children & Adolescents, Motor Development ORCID Dr Greig Nicol, PhD Aberdeen Football Club Aberdeen, UK Area of expertise: General-Practice, Osteoarthritis, Biopsychosocial ORCID logo Dr Habib Noorbhai, MPhil, PhD University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa Area of expertise: Exercise science, Cricket, Healthcare technology ORCID logo Dr IK Ogbonmwan, MRes, MBBS, MSc, MRCGP Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust Manchester, UK Area of expertise: Achilles tendinopathy, Rugby injury, Football injury ORCID logo Dr Fabio Oliveira, PT, PhD Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration (Cirris) Laval University Quebec, Canada Area of expertise: Tennis, Physiotherapy, Rotator cuff tendinopathy, Upper extremities rehabilitation, Musculoskeletal disorders ORCID logo Instagram: @fabiofisiosports Dr Patrick Owen, PhD Deakin University Victoria, Australia Area of expertise: Musculoskeletal health, Back pain, Biostatistics ORCID logo Mr Tej Pandya, BSc University of Manchester Manchester, UK Area of expertise: Medical education, Quality of life, Reviews ORCID logo Dr Nirmala Perera, PhD Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians Victoria, Australia Area of expertise: Social media, Injury prevention ORCID logo Dr Larissa Pinheiro, PT MSc UFMG Belo Horizonte, Brazil Area of expertise: Para athletes, Physical Therapy ORCID logo Mr Aamir Raoof Memon, DPT, MPhil, PGD Peoples University of Medical & Health Sciences for Women Nawabshah, Pakistan Area of expertise: Activity monitoring, Cost-effectiveness, PA promotion ORCID logo Dr Mike Reiman, PhD Duke University Durham, USA Area of expertise: Hip, ACLm Athletics ORCID logo Dr Renan Resende, PhD Area of expertise: Para-athletes, Biomechanics ORCID logo Dr Daniel Rojas-Valverde, PhD Universidad Nacional / Escuela Ciencias del Movimiento Humano y Calidad de Vida Costa Rica Area of expertise: Monitoring, Performance, Accelerometers ORCID logo Dr Liam West, BSc (Hons), MBBCh, MSc, SEM Alphington Sports Medicine Clinic (ASMC) Melbourne, Australia Area of expertise: Undergraduate SEM, Physical activity, Concussion ORCID logo Dr Patrick Wheeler, MBChB, PhD, MSc, FFSEM, MRCGP Department of Sport & Exercise Medicine, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust Leicester, UK Area of expertise: Tendinopathy, Plantar Fasciitis, Trials ORCID logo Miss Blair Hamilton, PHD School of Sport and Health Sciences, University of Brighton, UK Area of expertise: Transgender Athletes, Bone Health ORCID logo Dr Norasak Suvachittanont, MD, MSc (Sport Cardiology) Heart Institute, Samitivej Hospital Bangkok, Thailand Area of expertise: Sport Cardiology, Preventive Cardiology ORCID logo Moa Jederström, MD, PhD student Athletics Research Center, Linköping University Sweden Area of expertise: Youth sports, Aesthetic sports, Psychiatry/Mental health, Safeguarding ORCID logo Sandro Vella, MSc SEM Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cardiff & Malta Football Association Malta Area of expertise: Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Injury Prevention, Mixed-Methods ORCID logo Professor Karsten Hollander, MD, PhD Institute of Interdisciplinary Exercise Science and Sports Medicine MSH Medical School Hamburg Hamburg, Germany Area of expertise: Biomechanics, Epidemiology, Athletics, Running ORCID logo Candy Foelix LMT, NMT Child of this Culture Foundation Florida, USA & Aarau, Switzerland Area of expertise: Fascia, Somatic Therapy, Resistance Flexibility, Hip Hop Culture Education, Breaking

Statistical Editors

Dr Chao Cao, PhD Washington University School of Medicine St Louis, USA Area of expertise: Physical activity, Metabolic dysfunction, Chronic disease prevention ORCID logo Dr Lingxiao Chen, MBBS, MMed, PhD University of Sydney Sydney, Australia Area of expertise: Musculoskeletal disorder, Epidemiology, Statistical Modelling ORCID logo
Dr Tao Xiao, PhD Shenzhen University Shenzhen, China Area of expertise: Machine Learning, Exercise Prescription ORCID logo

Qualitative Research Editors

Dr Marelise Badenhorst, PhD Sports Performance Research Institute New Zealand (SPRINZ) Auckland University of Technology Cape Town, South Africa Area of expertise: Qualitative methods, Physiotherapy, Para athletes ORCID logo
Dr Sheree Bekker, PhD University of Bath Bath, UK Area of expertise: Qualitative methods, Equality, Diversity ORCID logo

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