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Erin Morehead

Senior Lecturer

School of Health Sciences

Brook Building, BB119

+44 (0) 1772 89 4562

ekmorehead@uclan.ac.uk

Erin is research active within the area of biomechanics and rehabilitation and is a member of the Allied Health Professions Research Unit.

Full Profile

After qualifying as a Physiotherapist from the University of Manchester in 2002, Erin began working with Blackpool Football Club and the NHS in Lancashire. She held these positions for three years before moving up to Glasgow to pursue a MSc in Sports and Exercise Medicine.

While in Glasgow, Erin began working for the Scottish Football Association, and she spent the next 18 months looking after the Scottish women’s national teams. During this time she was also recruited to work with the Scottish Institute of Sports’, High Performance Judo & Badminton squads.

After completing her MSc in August 2006, Erin returned back to the North West of England to take up a position as a Senior Lecturer in Sports Therapy here at UCLan.

Qualifications

BSc(Hons) Physiotherapy
MSc Sports & Exercise Medicine
Diploma in Orthopaedic Medicine

Research Interests

Musculo-skeletal Profiling

Pre-participation Screening

The Female Athlete

Functional Movement Screening in Football

Teaching Activities

Anatomy & Physiology

Recognising & Evaluating Sports Injuries

Rehabilitation of Sport Injuries

Prevention of Sports Injuries

Research Methods (Army cohorts)

Careers in Sport (Army cohorts)

Course Leader BSc (Hons) Strength & Conditioning (Army cohorts)

External Roles

HPC

CSP

BASEM