Spinal Flexion During Lifting - Friend or Foe? Webinar

Spinal Flexion During Lifting - Friend or Foe? Webinar

Spinal Flexion During Lifting - Friend or Foe? Webinar

Maintaining a neutral spine has been advocated as the safest position for the lumbar spine to prevent injuries pain. Unfortunately, the research in this area is highly conflicting. This presentation will summarize the evidence for and against the role of the neutral spine during lifting and sport for both injury prevention and performance.

Presented by Mr Greg Lehman

Greg Lehman is a practicing physiotherapist, researcher and educator in Toronto, Canada with over 20 years experience in the rehabilitation field. Greg’s background includes a MSc in Spine Biomechanics, MSc in Physiotherapy and a Chiropractic degree. Greg has published more than 20 peer reviewed publications in the manual therapy and exercise science fields. He has a special interest in the multidimensional nature of pain and injury and believes that simple yet comprehensive approaches are a cornerstone of the biopsychosocial approach to patient care. Greg has taught the popular “Reconciling Biomechanics with Pain Science” course for 5 years to 1000s of therapist throughout the world. The course is about fundamentals and finding the common threads of many rehabilitation approaches.


Thursday, 26 August 2021
10:00am - 11:30am  AEST

Please note, the times listed are in Australian Eastern Savings Time. 
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  10:00am - 11:30am
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  8:00am - 10:30am

Please note: This is a live webinar and needs to be watched at the specified time above. If you are unable to watch the webinar live, it will be produced as podcast and can be purchased within the following month.

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Student Non-Member
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Access to Webinar

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Target Audience

Any Accredited Exercise Scientist, Accredited Sports Scientists Level 1, Accredited Sports Scientist Level 2 and/or Accredited High Performance Managers.      



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