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Region Hovedstaden - en del af Københavns Universitetshospital
ABOUT
Kristian Thorborg has worked as a physiotherapist within orthopedic and sports injury rehabilitation since 1998. He became a specialist in musculoskeletal and sports physiotherapy in 2004, and is currently working as a clinical researcher at Arthroscopic Center Amager and Physical Medicine Rehabilitation – Copenhagen, Copenhagen University Hospital. His main clinical and research interest lies within hip and groin injury assessment and management in physically active individuals. Kristian has also expertise in sports injury prevention and rehabilitation.

ACADEMIC DEGREES
2011: PhD from the Academy of Muscle Biology, Exercise & Health Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen.
2003: Master (Sports Physiotherapy), University of Melbourne.
1998: Physical Therapist, Copenhagen School of Physiotherapy.

RECENT EMPLOYMENTS
2012 - present: Associate Professor, Faculty of Health Science, University of Copenhagen.
2011 - present: Researcher, Arthroscopic Center Amager, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre.

PUBLICATIONS
2004 - present: 22 papers (12 as first and 5 as last author) published in peer-reviewed scientific journals, and >20 abstracts presented at national and international conferences. 1 textbook, 4 textbook chapters, 1 pamphlet and 26 non-peer reviewed papers.

TRUSTED POSITIONS
2006 - present: Editorial Board, Fysioterapeuten.
2007 - 10: Editor in Chief, Danish Sportsmedicine.
2008 - present: Member of expert-panel. Body and Physique.
2010 - present: Board Member, Research Fund, Danish Physiotherapist.
2010 - present: Evaluation Committee, Research Fund for Clinical Practice.
2012 - present: Associate Editor, British Journal of Sportsmedicine.
2012 - present: Member of Committee for Education and Courses in Danish Sports Physiotherapy.

REFEREE ASSIGNMENTS - SCIENTIFIC JOURNALS
Arthritis and Rheumatism (Arthritis Care and Research), Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Quality of Life Research, British Journal of Sportsmedicine, Health and Quality of Life Outcomes,World Journal of Pediatrics, BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, Scandinavian Journal of Science and Exercise in Sports, Ultraschall in der Medizin, Medicine and Science Exercise and Sports, Sports Medicine Arthroscopy Rehabilitation and Technology (SMART), Journal for Foot and Ankle Surgery, Journal of Sports Sciences, Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2005 - present: Ad hoc. post-graduate teaching for physical therapists, doctors, physical trainers, chiropractors, nurses and sports coaches.
2009 - present: Tutor in Problem-based Learning, Health Sciences, Copenhagen University.
2012 - present: Ass. Professor, Health Sciences, Copenhagen University.

INVITED LECTURES
2005 - present: 23 nationally invited lectures and workshops.
2009 - present: 24 internationally invited lectures and workshops.

SUPERVISOR EXPERIENCE
Two PhD-students (two current students), 8 MSc-students (two current students) and 25 BSc-students.

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