Bill (PhD, MSc, GradDipSportsPhty, BPhty) is Chair of Sports Physiotherapy at the University of Queensland where he is the Director of the Master of Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy and Sports Physiotherapy) and of the Sports Injury Rehabilitation and Prevention for Health research unit. He is an internationally distinguished physiotherapy clinician researcher and has expertise in the conduct of clinical trials on treatments such as exercise, manual therapy, injections, advice/education, and orthoses/taping, with his work being published in journals such as The Lancet, BMJ. BJSM, Annals of Internal Med and JAMA. One trial on physiotherapy versus steroid injections for tennis elbow was rated as a top 15 /29,000 (PEDro-indexed) ‘…ground breaking trials that changed the way people are treated…’ and ‘…mark important milestones in the evolution of physiotherapy treatment…’ He has over 200 peer-reviewed journal publications, 2 books, 35 chapters, and in over 300 podium/workshop presentations. Bill has a strong research background having received over $25 million in research funds (from NHMRC, ARC and industry).