Vincent Gouttebarge

Appointment as Extraordinary Professor (Section Sports Medicine) at the University of Pretoria (South Africa) per 1 March 2021.

Involvement in the academic programme of the Section Sports Medicine, which include research collaboration and student supervision.

Professorship will enable the collaboration of Professor Kerkhoffs and I with Professor Christa Janse van Rensburg, the Head of Section Sports Medicine at the University of Pretoria. Our collaboration will focus on the health of professional football and rugby players. We intend to start this year with 3 PhD projects and we will recruit 3 PhD candidates in the upcoming months.