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Bursary & Award Winners 2010 - 2017

2017:

LEVEL 1 Research Awards

Dr. Christine Comer - attendance at International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine (ISSLS) research conference - click here to read Christine's report

Vasileios Georgopoulos - "Do pain mechanisms and evidence of central sensitisation predict effective self-management in people with Chronic Low Back Pain (CLBP)?"

Louise Fawcett - Research Project - Does position affect lumbar spine MRI findings in elite gymnasts? Informing a second embedded clinical study to correlate history and clinical examination findings with imaging findings


LEVEL 2 Research Awards

Martin Rabey - Presentation of a poster at the 10th Congress of the European Pain Federation EFIC in Copenhagen in September 2017
Robert Goldsmith - Proposed title of research: "Understanding patient perceptions of exercise and conceptual models of pain in a lumbar radicular pain population".
Ross Mallett - Project title: Phenomenological study of patient experiences of care and imaging by first contact physiotherapy practitioners in primary care for musculoskeletal dysfunctions.

The Greg Grieve MACP Research Presentation award

Colette Ridehalgh - Poster presentation - Validity of clinical small fibre testing. Presented at 6th International congress on neuropathic pain, 15th to 18th June 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden.

 

The Elsevier research award

Laura Funucane - An evidence informed clinical reasoning framework for clinicians in the face of possible serious pathology of the spine.

Student Research Awards

Glasgow Caledonian University - Christine O'Connor
University of Brighton - Camilla Tveiten
University of Hertfordshire - Nicholas Ansell
Manchester Metropolitan University - Alex Latham
King's College, London - Sam Shotton
University of Birmingham (award split) - Lawrence Sonvico and Gethin Lynch
University of Birmingham - Tiziana Lunardi
University of Hertfordshire - Ian Smith
Coventry University - Kate MacFarlane
King's College, London - Daniel Bourke
University of Brighton - Nick Sullivan

 

MSc / PgD Awards (Deadline end of April 2017)

Chris Legg
Esther Collacott
Ellen Fletcher
Louise Elford
Andrea Ravindra
Wayne Kitchener

level 1 cpd awards

Jonathon James - Course attendance - Patellofemoral pain uncovered by Claire Robertson. Click here to read Jonathan's report
Louise Dyer - Course attendance - Making sense of back pain...a cognitive functional approach by Peter O'Sullivan
Gillian Smith - 2 day vestibular rehab course for physiotherapists, UCLH, London
Lampros Kourgias - Integrating Imaging into Musculoskeletal practice, Cambridge. Click here for Lampros' report
Luke Hills - INTEGRATING IMAGING INTO MUSCULOSKELETAL PRACTICE & SPINAL MASQUERADERS: EXPANDED
Martin Kerridge-Weeks - Physiotherapy UK conference in Birmingham on 10-11th November 2017 Click here to read Martin's report
Sam Wilde - Physiotherapy UK conference 2017, Birmingham

 

level 2 cpd awards

Amy Gasson - 27th SECEC-ESSSE congress 13th - 16th September 2017

level 3 cpd awards

Ian Horsley - PG Cert Advanced Medical Imaging; Ultrasound for non-sonographers at Salford University

 

 


2016:

Elsevier Presentation Award

Dr Valerie Sparkes - Title: 'Spinal angles in subjects with a history of flexion related back pain when performing a typing task' .

 

IFOMPT 2016 Presentation Award

Carol Payne - click here to read Carol's report

Elsevier Research Award

Claire Small - Title: 'Prevalence, treatment, patient outcomes and associated indicators of outcome prediction for lower back pain in a UK multi-disciplinary clinic: a mixed methods analysis' .

 

Level 1 education & CPD awards

Matthew Prout - Introductory MSK Ultrasound course - 14/15th January 2017 - click here to read Matt's report
Anne-Marie Logan - Designing Clinical Research course at Kings Health Partners/University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) - click here to read Anne-Marie's report
John O'Hora - Contemporary Practices in Injection Therapy module at the University of Nottingham - click here to read John's Report


Level 1 Research Awards


Dr Martin Rabey - Title: Exercise induced analgesia at low and moderate intensities
Michael Mansfield - Title: Does physical activity participation associate or predict the development of Work Related Upper Quadrant Disorders (WRUQDs)? - read Michael's report here

MSc / PgD Awards

Andrew Cracknell
Sally Davies
Rachael Lovegrove
Rachel Royer
Heather Lowman-Riggs
Kathy Scorer
Heather Miller
Daniel Bourke
Shaun Clements

 

IFOMPT 2016 CONFERENCE BURSARIES FOR mACP MEMBERS:

Jane Ashbrook - click here to read Jane's report
Patrice Berque - click here to read Patrice's report
Kate Montgomery - click here to read Kate's report
David Stanley - cick here to read David's report
Dr Christine Comer - click here to read Christine's report
Matthew Low - click here to read Matthew's report
Alan Krawczyk - click here to read Alan's report
Martin Rabey - click here to read Martin's report
Isaak Tyros - click here to read Isaak's report
Aileen Young - click here to read Aileen's report
Siobhán Stynes - click here to read Siobhán's report
Dimitrios Komninos - click here to read Dimitrios' report
Donald Todd - click here to read Donald's report
Denise Jones - click here to read Denise's report
Ian Cowell - click here to read Ian's report
Jude O'Carroll - click here to read Jude's report
Karen Outram - click here to read Karen's report
Matt Daly - click here to read Matt's report
Matt Zasada - click here to read Matt's report
Tom Porter - click here to read Tom's report
Xenofon Konstantakis - click here to read Xenofon's report
Steve Kent - click here to read Steve's report
Ross Mallett - click here to read Ross' report
Joanne Lawlor - click here to read Joanne's report
Leaanne Antoine - click here to read Leanne's report
Dr Jo Perry - click here to read Jo's report
Jess Gent - click here to read Jess' report
Aimie Peek - click here to read Aimie's report
Morag Lunn - click here to read Morag's report
David Sweeting - click here to read David's report
Karen Richards - click here to read Karen's report
Nicki Skinner - click here to read Nicki's report
Ronan Walsh - click here to read Ronan's report
Jenny Ward - click here to read Jenny's report
Samantha Simmonds - click here to read Samantha's report
Ben Fisher - click here to read Ben's report

 

2015:

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Bursaries:

CPD / Educational Bursary - Rebecca Christenson - 4th Congress of the European College of the Sports and Exercise Physicians, Oct 2015 - read her report here

CPD / Educational Bursary - Martin Rabey - WCPT, Singapore, May 2015 - read his report here

CPD / Educational Bursary - Paul Sealey - Introduction to Radiology for Physiotherapists, January 2015 - read his report here

CPD / Educational Bursary - - Sinead Delaney - World Confederation of Physical Therapists Congress May 2015, Singapore - read her report here

CPD / Educational Bursary - Edel Fanning - The Sports Thorax - Connect the Whole Body and Optimize Performance with Connect Therapy and the Thoracic Ring - read her report here

CPD / Educational Bursary - Caroline Alexander - Society for Neuroscience 2015 presentation - read her report here

 

Doctoral Award

Ian Cowell - click here to read Ian's report - click here to read abstract 1 - click here to read abstract 2

 

2014:

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Bursaries:

CPD / Educational Bursary - Seth O'Neil - 3rd International Scientific Tendinopathy Symposium - read his blog here

CPD / Educational Bursary - Martin Cleneghan - Peter O'Sullivan- Classification based cognitive functional therapy for lumbo-pelvic back pain in sporting population. - click here for report

CPD / Educational Bursary - Matt Daly - Conference Report on the Society for Back Pain Research meeting in Dublin
November 2014 - read Matt's report here

CPD / Educational Bursary - Rebecca Beckingsale - Spinal Masqueraders Expanded, February 2014 - click here for report

CPD / Educational Bursary - Emma Poyser - Principles and Practice of Injection Therapy - click here for report

CPD / Educational Bursary - Krishnan Mecherivalappil - Introduction to Musculoskeletal Radiology course for Physiotherapists - click here for report

 

2013:

CLINICAL AWARDS:

MACP Award for Excellence in Clinical Mentoring - Chris Mercer and Matthew Goodman

 

RESEARCH:

The Student Research Award - Aldo Russell de Boer, Andrew Bennett & Zoe Grant

 

MACP Small Project Grant - Rachael Bewes. Project title: An investigation into the use of inertial sensors to quantify upper limb joint position sense

 

DISSEMINATION:

The Greg Grieve MACP Research Presentation Award - Carol McCrum.

Presentation title: Identifying psychosocial factors from accounts of acute low back pain is not straight forward: Learning from communication science.
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The Elsevier Presentation Award - Peter Jowsey.

Presentation title: Sympathetic nervous system effects in the hands following a grade III postero-anterior rotatory mobilisation technique applied to T4: a randomised, placebo-controlled trial.
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CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:

CPD/Educational Bursary -Carol Payne - Bursary for attendance at the International Congress of Shoulder and Elbow Therapists (ICSET) in Nagoya, Japan - CLICK HERE FOR REPORT

 

CPD/Educational Bursary - Maria Moutzouri - CPD Bursary to attend the 14th EFORT Congress, Istanbul, 2013 - CLICK HERE FOR REPORT

CPD/Educational Bursary - Joanna Perry

CPD/Educational Bursary - Helen Welch - CPD Bursary to attend 8th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back and Pelvic pain, Dubai - CLICKHERE FOR REPORT

CPD/Educational Bursary - Ian Horsley - SCPD Bursary to attend Scapula Conference- University of Salford - CLICK HERE FOR REPORT

 

2012

CLINICAL AWARDS:

 

 

RESEARCH:

The Elsevier Research Award - Maria Moutzouri. Project title:
Effects of enhanced sensori-motor rehabilitation on indices of functional performance associated with patients following total knee replacement.

 

The MACP Doctoral Award - Martin Rabey. Title of project: Multi-factorial cluster analysis in axial low back pain - Do clusters predict responses to "usual care"?

 

The Small Project Grant - Colette Ridehalgh. Project title: Is the response to neurodynamic treatment linked to specific group characteristics in people with referred posterior leg pain?

 

The Student Research Award - Hannah Cousins, Andy Green, Jennifer Ward, Arlene Walker, Mike Carpenter

 

The Research Facilitation Award - Dr Jane Simmonds. Project title:
An exploration of the perceptions of exercise therapy amongst adults diagnosed with Joint Hypermobility Syndrome and Ehlers Danlos (Hypermobility Type)

 

DISSEMINATION:

The Greg Grieve MACP Research Presentation Award - Colette Ridehalgh. Presentation titles: Normative sciatic nerve excursion during the straight leg raise test
Repeatability of measuring sciatic nerve excursion during the straight leg raise with B mode ultrasound.
Repeatability of vibration thresholds and pressure pain thresholds in individuals with spinally referred leg pain

 

The Elsevier Presentation Award - Joanna Perry. Project title: A pragmatic, prospective, longitudinal, observational study into the neurophysiological effects of physiotherapy (a "complex intervention") on patients presenting with low back pain (LBP) of up to 12 weeks duration.

 

The Research Facilitation Award- Dr Jane Simmonds

 

The IFOMPT Presentation Award - Dr Chris McCarthy. Presentation title: Spinal Manipulation- Use in Thoraco-Lumbar Spine & Pelvic Disorders

 

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:

MSc/PgDip Route Bursaries - Paul Sheridan, Dan Nicholls, Jagjit Mankelow, Derrick Alner, Richard Smith, Emma Ivemey, John O'Hora, Isaak Tyros

Short Course Bursary - Colin Redmond

CPD/Educational Bursary-Matt Daly - Bursary to attend the British Elbow and Shoulder Society conference in Devon (CLICK HERE FOR REPORT)

CPD/Educational Bursary -Mindy Cairns - CPD Bursary to attend IFOMPT 2012 "Rendez-vous of Hands and Minds" -(CLICK HERE FOR REPORT)

CPD/Educational Bursary - Patrice Berque - CPD Bursary to attend a conference in Colorado in July 2013 - (CLICK HERE FOR PUBLISHED PAPER)

 

2011

CLINICAL AWARDS:

The Maitland Fellowship Award: Eduard Mias was awarded the Maitland Fellowship Award in 2011. The Award is to encourage members' clinical development and to assist them to undertake additional training by funding / part-funding a visit to a clinical centre / institution of excellence either in the UK or abroad........ CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD EDUARD'S PRESENTATION.

 

MACP Award for Excellence in Clinical Mentoring - Neil Langridge & Leah Holdroyd

 

RESEARCH:

The Elsevier Research Award - Alison Rushton

The MACP Doctoral Award - Maria Moutzouri

The MACP Small Project Grant - Rhian Rogers

The MACP Small Project Grant - Caroline Spooner

Student Research Award - Simon Smith, Ioannis Stamos, Lital Pentelka, Joanne Lawlor, Felipe Forte, Jacqueline Parham.

DISSEMINATION:

The Greg Grieve MACP Research Presentation Award - Tat Hei Luk

CONTINUED PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:

MSc/PgDip Route Bursaries: Simon Smith, Jagjit Mankelow, David Burnett, Martin McQuade, Paul Gould, Richard Stanley, Phil Denney, Alison Gibbs, David Hunt, Samuel Scholefield, Sebastian Cormier

CPD/Educational Bursary - Maria Moutzouri (Report) / (Poster)

CPD/Educational Bursary - Nicola Heneghan (Report)

CPD/Educational Bursary - Linda Crocker

CPD/Educational Bursary - Dr Chris McCarthy

CPD/Educational Bursary - Ashline Carragher

CPD/Educational Bursary - Emma Poyser (Report)

 

2010

CLINICAL AWARDS:

 

RESEARCH:

The Elsevier Research Award - Clair Hebron

MACP Small Project Grant- Alison Rushton

MACP Small Project Grant - Ian Springall

Student Research Award - Mags Wigram, Caroline Morrish, Paul McLaughlin, Clare Cambray

DISSEMINATION:

The Greg Grieve MACP Research Presentation Award - Mags Wigram

The Elsevier Presentation Award - Carol McCrum. Presentation title: Function and influences, but not as we know it: Personal accounts across acute low back pain experiences. Conference: 16th International Qualitative Health Research Conference

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:

MSc/PgDip Route Bursaries: Martin Clenaghan, Alexander McKinven, M Carpenter, Dimitrios Komninos, Hayley Dalton, Alexandra Aston, Zoe Grant, Eleanor Richardson

Short Course Bursaries- Matthew Daly

Short Course Bursaries - Martin Rabey

Short Course Bursaries - Derek Kyte (Poster)

CPD/Educational Bursary - Caroline Jordan

CPD/Educational Bursary - Karen Beeton

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