Søren T. Skou is a research physiotherapist (PhD) with vast research experience within the field of early treatment of knee and hip pain. He has been the principal investigator of several high-quality randomized controlled trials on surgical and non-surgical treatment of knee pain. He is the co-founder of the Good Life with osteoArthritis from Denmark (GLA:D) program with the overarching aim of implementing current clinical guidelines for osteoarthritis into clinical care. The program is currently being implemented in Canada, Australia and China. Furthermore, he is a recipient of a postdoc grant and the prestigious Sapere Aude Research Talent Award from the Independent Research Fund Denmark. He is currently associate Professor at the Research Unit for Musculoskeletal Function and Physiotherapy at University of Southern Denmark and head of research at the Department of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy, Næstved-Slagelse-Ringsted Hospitals, Denmark.