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Tahith Chong of Manchester United checked for concussion during the UEFA Europa League match at Old Trafford, Manchester. Picture date: 27th February 2020. Picture credit should read: Darren Staples/Sportimage via PA Images

The Football Medicine & Performance educational output continues to grow, with Dr Andrew Shafik leading our podcast series.

Dr Andrew Shafik is a Foundation Year 2 Doctor, Northern Deanery, BJSM reviewer and Editorial Board Member at FMPA’s publication ‘football medicine & performance’.

So far the series has included:

  • Human factors in high performance football and concussion recognition in major tournaments – Dr Jonathan Hanson, Sports Medicine Consultant
  • Keeping non-starting players fit in professional football – Dr Liam Anderson, Head of Sports Science & Medicine, Crewe Alexandra FC
  • Mental health of players during ‘return to football’ – Dr Vincent Gouttebarge, Chief Medical Office of the World Players Union FIFpro, Assistant Professor at the Academic Medical Center of Amsterdam and Leader of the Drake Football Study

COMING SOON:  In the next podcast Dr Andrew Shafik talks to Emergency Medical Consultant and 1st Team Doctor for the Men’s Scotland National football squad, Dr Jonny Gordon.

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