Keynote Speaker, Musculoskeletal
Professor, La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre, VIC
Professor Kay Crossley is the Director of the La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre. Kay is a physiotherapist with many years of experience in clinical sports physiotherapy.
Her main research focus is on the prevention and management of injury, symptoms, poor quality of life and early-onset osteoarthritis after sports-related injuries. Her fields are in patellofemoral osteoarthritis following patellofemoral pain, knee osteoarthritis following ACL reconstruction and hip OA following hip-related injuries (including FAI and labral tears).
Kay maintains a strong research interest in optimising treatments for musculoskeletal conditions (e.g. patellofemoral pain and osteoarthritis). She is focussed on the prevention of knee injuries, and enhancing outcomes for women.