MACP Honorary Fellow & Treasurer
MACP Honorary Fellow & Treasurer, Claire Small
Claire is the Clinical Director at Pure Sports Medicine, a multi-disciplinary sports and musculoskeletal medicine clinic with 4 sites and 75 clinicians in central London. Her work is split between a clinical caseload, postgraduate teaching on the subject of the assessment and management of lumbopelvic/ hip conditions and responsibility for the clinical governance of the organisation to ensure excellence in clinical care. She is a lecturer and examiner on a number of postgraduate courses in Physiotherapy and Sports and Exercise Medicine within the UK and a journal reviewer for Manual Therapy, Physical Therapy in Sport and the British Journal of Sports Medicine.
A native of Australia, Claire completed both her undergraduate and Masters degrees in Physiotherapy at the University of Queensland. She came to London in 1995 and was fortunate to work alongside a number of MACP members at the clinic of Mr Peter Wells. She was a member of the PDC committee of the MACP from 1998-2001 and the Executive Committee from 2001-2004 where she served as Communications Officer. Recently, she was a member of the Organising Committee for the IFOMPT 2016 conference in Glasgow.
In 2015, she was named the Qantas Australian Woman of the Year in the UK for her entrepreneurial work in building a successful clinical organisation and her promotion of musculoskeletal healthcare, and in 2016 she was awarded as Fellowship of the MACP.
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