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8.00 - 9.00 Registration - Tea/Coffee (EDEN Corridor)
9.00 - 9.15 Welcome Note - Prof Omid Khaiyat (Conference Chair, Head of School of Health Sciences) and Professor Nagar (Dean of Faculty of Science)
Symposium 1: The Sporting Shoulder: Are we winning? (Chair: Jo Gibson) - EDEN Lecture Theatre
9.15 - 9.45 Tom Hughes - Preseason Screening in Football and Sports Medicine: is the prognosis good?
9.45 - 10.15 Stig Andersson - Prevention of overuse shoulder injuries in elite handball
10.15 - 10.45 Martin Asker - The challenges of identifying risk factors and injury prevention
10.45 - 11.15 Tea/Coffee Break and Trade Stands (EDEN Corridor)
Symposium 2: Contact Sports (Chair: Peter Brownson) - EDEN Lecture Theatre
11.15 - 11.45 Len Funk -  Neither adults nor children - Adolescent contact athlete shoulder injuries 
11.45 - 12.15 Richard Tingay - The rugby shoulder: Data from the touchline
12.15 - 12.45 Ian Horsley - The demands of the Rugby Shoulder
12.45 - 1.30 Lunch (EDEN Arbour Room) and Trade Stands (EDEN Corridor)
 Symposium 3: Overhead Athletes (Chair: Ian Horsley) - EDEN Lecture Theatre
1.30 - 2.00 Filip Struyf - Can we predict shoulder pain in swimmers?
2.00 - 2.30 Peter Brownson - The overhead athlete: The surgical perspective
2.30 - 3.00 Fredrik Johannson - The shoulder in the elite adolescent tennis player – from static control to elastic speed
3.00 - 3.30 Tea/Coffee Break and Trade Stands (EDEN Corridor)
3.30 - 5.00

Choice of Practical Workshops:
1. The use of MSK ultrasound in the shoulder (Karen McCreesh)
2. The ASH test practical - Force Platform assessment workshop (Ben Ashworth)
3. Return to Play Testing (Edel Fanning) 
4. Integration of Upper Limb Callisthenics in Preparation and Rehabilitation of the Shoulder (Ian Horsley)
5. Real-Time Shoulder Capture (VICON)
6. Managing shoulder injuries using focused shockwave: Examination and treatment of shoulder tendinopathies (Physiquipe)

5.10 - 5.30 Liam Owens - Kinetic chain sequensing in overhead athletes with and without shoulder injuries
5.30 - 6.00 Steve McCaig - Throwing arm pain in cricket: An assessment and management framework 
6.00 - 7.00 Faculty of Science Drink/Cheese Reception (EDEN Corridor) (TBC)
7.30 GALA Dinner (Invited Speakers - EDEN ARBOUR Room) (TBC)