Julian Hatcher

School of Health and Society

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Contact Details

Allerton C720

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Current positions

Senior Lecturer & Programme Leader BSc Hons Sport Rehabilitation

BIOGRAPHY

  • Graduated Physiotherapy Training  – 1987
  • Worked: NHS Foundation Trust Hospital – 1987-97
  • Worked: Rugby League - 1987-1994 (including Great Britain International Level in 1990)
  • Worked: Private Practice - 1989-2004
  • Worked: University of Salford – 1997-Current

Teaching

  • Human Anatomy (level 1)
  • Musculoskeletal Conditions (level 1)
  • Therapy Skills (level 1)
  • Manual Therapy (level 2)

Research Interests

  • ACL injury of knee
  • Proprioceptive sense at the knee
  • Knee surgery outcomes
  • Learning technology in HE

Qualifications and Memberships

Qualifications

  • Graduate Diploma of Physiotherapy (Salford - Grad. Dip. Phys.) - July 1987
  • Fellowship of Orthopaedic Medicine (FOM) - January 2000
  • NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) - January 2005
  • MPhil – University of Salford (MPhil) -  October 2007

Memberships

  • Registered Physiotherapist with HCPC (formerly HPC and CPSM) since 1987
  • Honorary (& Founding) member of British Association of Sport Rehabilitators & Trainers (BASRaT) since 2005 (founding 1999)
  • Fellowship of Orthopaedic Medicine since 2000
  • National Strength & Conditioning Association since 2005

External Examiner

  • MSc Football Rehabilitation, Edge Hill University (2012 – 2015)
  • BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy, University of Cumbria (2010 – 2013)
  • BSc (Hons) Human Physiology & Rehabilitation, Institute of Technology, Carlow, Ireland  (2000 – 2004; 2008 – 2011)
  • BSc (Hons) Sport Rehabilitation, St. Mary’s University College, University of Surrey (2003 – 2007)
  • BSc (Hons) Sports Rehabilitation, University of Hull (2004 – 2008)
  • MSc Sports Rehabilitation, University of Hull (2006)