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Gordon is UC AIS Professor of Sports Medicine in the UC Research Institute for Sport and Exercise and Professor of Physiotherapy in the Faculty of Health. He gained his PhD from the University of Sydney in 2000. He has published more than 100 research papers in peer reviewed journals and is currently Editor in Chief of the Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport and on the review boards of the Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, Experimental Brain Research, British Journal of Sports Medicine, Perceptual and Motor Skills, Physical Therapy in Sport and Physiotherapy and the Grants Review Panel of the Physiotherapy Research Foundation and is a NHMRC Project Grant reviewer.

His major research interest is in the assessment of human somatosensory function and its relationship to movement performance and the impact of injury and rehabilitation.

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Projects 2005 2021

Research Output 2006 2019

Musculoskeletal Manipulations
Articular Range of Motion

Epidemiology of shoulder injury in sub-elite level water polo players

Hams, A., Evans, K., Adams, R., Waddington, G. & Witchalls, J., 2019, In : Physical Therapy in Sport. 35, p. 127-132 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wounds and Injuries
Physical Therapists

Injury prevention strategies specific to pre-elite athletes competing in Olympic and professional sports: A systematic review

Smyth, E. A., Newman, P., Waddington, G., Weissensteiner, J. R. & Drew, M. K., 2019, In : Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. p. 1-30 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wounds and Injuries

Objective Perimetry in Sporting-Related Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Sabeti, F., Carle, C. F., Jaros, R. K., Rohan, E. M. F., Waddington, G., Lueck, C. J., Hughes, D. & Maddess, T., 2019, In : Ophthalmology. p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Visual Field Tests
Optical Coherence Tomography
Diabetic Retinopathy

Oral supplementation of specific collagen peptides combined with calf-strengthening exercises enhances function and reduces pain in achilles tendinopathy patients

Praet, S. F. E., Purdam, C. R., Welvaert, M., Vlahovich, N., Lovell, G., Burke, L. M., Gaida, J. E., Manzanero, S., Hughes, D. & Waddington, G., 1 Jan 2019, In : Nutrients. 11, 1, 76.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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