Keynote Speakers

Dr Tim Maggs

Dr Tim Maggs headshotDr Tim Maggs has been in practice for 40 years, and now specialises in the evaluation, care and treatment of the middle and high school athlete. Dr Maggs is currently the Director of Sports Biomechanics for Christian Brothers Academy in Albany, NY, and continues to educate the families at CBA about the importance of biomechanics with his Structural Management® Program.

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Assoc Prof Delbaere

Kim DelbaereAssoc Prof Delbaere is a Principal Research Scientist at Neuroscience Research Australia, and Associate Professor at University of New South Wales, Sydney. She is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Fellowship since 2012. Her research has contributed to the understanding of physical, psychological and cognitive factors causing falls. Kim's multidisplinary approach incorporates elements from physiotherapy, psychology, brain imaging and software engineering towards preventing falls and promoting healthy ageing. 

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Professor Peter Reaburn

Peter ReaburnProfessor Reaburn is the current Head of Exercise and Sport Science at Bond University. Prior to commencing at Bond in late 2016, Peter spent 20 years in Rockhampton at CQUniversity where he was Head of Department for eight years and won both a National Teaching Citation and CQUniversity Research Supervisor of the Year Award after being nominated by his students. Peter has written or edited six books on applied sport science including two related to masters athletes and sport. He has authored or co-authored with current or former PhD students over 100 peer-reviewed papers and presented over 50 conference presentations.

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