After a restful festive break, EIS practitioners and staff have started 2019 as they mean to go on by sharing their knowledge of high performance sport at conferences and events.
On Tuesday and Wednesday, a number of EIS practitioners spoke at the Sports Injuries and Sports Orthopaedics 2019 Conference, sharing their expertise on a range of topics.
Day two saw EIS Sport and Exercise Medicine Physician Anita Biswas presenting on the female athlete triad and relative energy deficiency in sport. Senior EIS psychologist Sarah Cecil spoke around managing psychological recovery from injury, with Physiotherapist Toby Smith and Athlete Health Consultant Steve McCraig leading on returning to play after a bone stress injury and upper limb and rib injuries.
— Toby Smith (@tobyrsmith) January 16, 2019
On Thursday, EIS Performance Analyst Amber Luzar, who works with England Hockey spoke to Middlesex University MSc Sport Performance Analysis students and ran a job interview skills session.
Brilliant talk by @Amber_Luzar3 @EnglandHockey & @GBHockey Performance analyst from @eis2win for coming down to @MiddlesexUni and inspiring our @MDX_LSI MSc Sport Performance Analysis students and running a fantastic job interview skills session pic.twitter.com/IkWfx1lPsx
— Nimai Parmar (@NimaiParmar) January 17, 2019
Also beginning on Thursday was the International Sports Science Medical Conference at St Mary’s University with Steve McCaig (Athlete Health Consultant) presenting on throwing in cricket.
— Steph Lazarczuk (@SportRehabSteph) January 18, 2019
To end the week, National Director Nigel Walker spoke to Sporting Equals LeaderBoard candidates on governance, career development and how to move into leadership roles. Sporting Equals is a charity promoting ethnic diversity in sport and physical activity.
Thank you to @eis2win #CEO @NigelWalkerEIS fantastic support to our @SportingEquals #SELeaderboard candidates on governance career development and how to “get into the party”. pic.twitter.com/GEugQKguVK
— Arun Kang MA (@ArunSKang) January 18, 2019