Centre for Sports & Exercise Medicine, Queen Mary University of London
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The Centre for Sports and Exercise Medicine is based at the William Harvey Research Institute at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry. The centre boasts a fully equipped human performance laboratory and combined sports clinic at Mile End Hospital. Teaching and research across the centre covers applied exercise physiology, sports injury assessment & treatment, podiatry, biomechanics, football medicine, dance medicine and the vital role of physical activity in the prevention and management of chronic disease. The MSc programme (open to medics, physiotherapists and podiatrists) is designed to give students hands on experience of sports and exercise medicine in a variety of settings and offers a number of placements with top professional sport clubs. The programme is based on the philosophy of total care for the athlete and the promotion of physical activity in the general population.