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Prof John Saxton FBASES (Chair of the Scientific Programme Committee)


"I am delighted to welcome you to BASES Conference 2019.

 We aim to provide 2 days of world-leading content across sport and exercise sciences. Whether you wish to present your own research or listen to others, I hope you will join us for what promises to be an outstanding event."

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Available until Friday 13 September 2019

Professor Jim Richards


Jim Richards is Professor in Biomechanics in the Department of Allied Health Professions Unit at the University of Central Lancashire. His research includes work on clinical application of biomechanics, the development of new assessment tools for chronic disease, conservative and surgical management of orthopaedic and neurological conditions, and development of evidence-based approaches for improving clinical management and rehabilitation. The focus of Professor Richards' work is to encourage inter-professional research and to develop direct parallels with research to the ‘real world’ of allied health work.

Professor Richards has authored many research papers and has contributed to a number of text books, including Functional Biomechanics in Clinic and Research (2008) and Tidy’s Physiotherapy (2003 and 2008), the 10th edition of Mercer’s Orthopaedic Surgery (2012) and is editor of the 5th edition of Whittle’s Gait Analysis