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First Name

Evangelos

Last Name

Pappas

Institution

UOW

Primary Affiliation

University

Faculty

Health Sciences

Bio

Evangelos Pappas is an experienced academic leader currently holding the Professor and Associate Dean (intoHealth) position at the University of Wollongong where he works on the development of the Health and Wellbeing Precinct at the Innovation campus. He has previously held academic appointments at Long Island University-Brooklyn campus (2002-2013) and at the University of Sydney (20013-2021) where he has also served as the Head of the Discipline of Physiotherapy (2018-2021).
His research focuses on the aetiology, prevention and treatment of serious athletic knee injuries such as those that involve the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) as well as the long-term consequences of these injuries. He has published extensively in this area on research projects that utilize biomechanical, epidemiological and clinical approaches and he has been active on educating students, clinicians and patients on the latest evidence on the topic. He has disseminated his research with over 130 publications, primarily on athletic knee injuries but also more broadly on musculoskeletal injuries and disease. He has been interviewed for his work on knee injuries and yoga injuries for newspaper articles and podcasts (Healthy Wealthy and Smart, Knee Guru). He has taught extensively in the areas of musculoskeletal biomechanics, anatomy, orthopaedic rehabilitation, clinical decision making, and digital health.

Interests

Clinical Analytics, Digital Health, Mobile Health, Telehealth

Disciplines

Allied Health, University

Expertise

Apps & Mobile Health, Clinical Care, Telehealth

Domains of Interest

Supporting Health, Wellness & Rehabilitation

LinkedIn Profile

https://www.linkedin.com/in/evpappas

Twitter Username

@evpappas

Website

https://scholars.uow.edu.au/display/evangelos_pappas

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