Helen obtained a BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy from Ulster University in 2008. She went on to complete an MSc In sports physio in UCD in 2012 and a PhD focusing on hip and groin pain in athletes in 2017. She has worked across NHS and private settings in Northern Ireland and New Zealand and has also worked across multiple sports at club, county, regional and national level.
Helen sits on the UK physios in sport committee as the Northern Ireland representative and is also a member of the education committee, which is responsible for education pathways across the UK for physios working in sports medicine.
She has also been a guest lecturer in the physiotherapy and sports medicine masters programmes at Ulster University.
Helen’s main interests are in lower limb rehab and return to play.