School of Sport, Health and Wellbeing
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Sarah has been employed as a full-time lecturer at Plymouth Marjon University since 2008.
Following graduation from the University of Birmingham in 2007 with a BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy she trained as a Higher Education lecturer at the University of Wolverhampton.
Sarah, as a Graduate Sport Rehabilitator, works closely with the accrediting body for the BSc (Hons) Sport Rehabilitation and Conditioning and MSc Sport Rehabilitation programmes, the British Association of Sport Rehabilitators and Trainers (BASRaT).
She is module leader for our undergraduate modules; Musculoskeletal Assessment, and Pathology and Clinical Reasoning, and postgraduate modules Manual Therapy, Clinical Assessment and Professional and Reflective Practice.
Professionally she has managed her own private practice clinic and worked as a Sport Rehabilitator in Professional Speedway.
Sarah's research interests are in a variety of related areas to Sport Rehabilitation.
Her current research for her PhD with the University of Exeter focusses on the ageing process of senior female golfers.
As part of the teaching teams collaborative research projects, she is investigating the effects of a pneumatic compression device on peripheral blood flow.
Previous research interests have focused on the performance and attributes of Professional motorcycle speedway riders, Physical Activity Engagement in Secondary PE, and Adherence Strategies within Home Exercise Programmes for Rehabilitation.
British Association of Sport Rehabilitators and Trainers (BASRaT)
Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA)
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
Member of the British Association of Sport and Exercise Medicine (BASEM)
Member of the Sports Therapy Organisation (STO)
External Examiner - University of Salford, BSc Sport Rehabilitation
Editorial Board - Orthopaedics Open Access Open Journal