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The British College of Osteopathic Medicine is running a course ‘Osteopathic approach to exercise and supportive nutrition’ with experts in the field of exercise and nutrition – including Matt Wallden, Peter Horobin and Antonia Adeniji.
After attending this course, you will have an excellent understanding of proximal hamstring tendinopathy, clinical management of stubborn hamstring tendinopathy in runners and a functional nutrition approach to the MSK system.
Biographies of Speakers:
Matt Wallden (BSc (Hons), MSc Osteopathic Medicine) is a BCOM graduate, a former BCOM lecturer and has a special interest in holistic health and performance, hamstring strain, TMJ dysfunction, pain neuroscience, evolution and neuro development principles. In 2015 Matt co-authored a chapter for The Textbook of Osteopathic Medicine with David Vaux. Since 2009 he has written regular editorial for Elsevier’s Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, heading up their Rehabilitation and Prevention section. He continues to write, run webinars, seminars and other educational events in the UK and worldwide.
Peter Horobin (BSc (Hons) DO MSc (Sports Med) CiRF) specialises in sports injuries and in running athletic injury, low back and neck pain, tendon pain and chronic pain at his practice in Kent. He has strong experience in the use of manual therapy, rehabilitation, exercise prescription as well as gait and functional movement assessment. He is an osteopath for the British athletics (track and field) and a clinic teacher and tutor at the European School of Osteopathy. His previous roles have included lead osteopath at the IAAF World Indoor Championships as well as a medical team member of the World Para Athletics Championships, Hockey Masters World Cup and Paralympic Games.
Antonia Adeniji (BSc (Hons) in Osteopathic Medicine and a Diploma in Naturopathy) is a BCOM graduate who also gained an MSc in Public Health Nutrition from the University of London and completed Applying Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice with the Institute of Functional Medicine. She has taught at BCOM since 2000 and is currently a tutor and lecturer in Nutrition and Applied Natural Therapeutics and will be leading the PGCert Human Nutrition launching at BCOM in September 2020. In clinical practice, Antonia looks at systems integration as key to many presenting signs and symptoms, including the digestive system, lymphatic system, nervous system and hormonal system.