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Michael Mansfield, LSBU

Michael Mansfield

Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy

  • Telephone:
    020 7815 7087
  • School/Division:
    Health and Social Care / Allied Health Sciences

Michael Mansfield is a Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy. He teaches across the BSc (Hons) and MSc Physiotherapy courses. Michael has previously worked as a Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist and Advanced Care Practitioner (Extended Scope Physiotherapist) across multiple healthcare settings including the National Health Service (NHS), private, charity and sporting environments.

Michael qualified from the University of Hertfordshire with a BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy and subsequently completed his MSc Advanced Neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy (MACP Approved) at University of Hertfordshire.

He has also worked in an innovative role between a large London NHS Foundation Trust and Higher Education Institution as an Education Development Physiotherapist.

Michael has a wide range of teaching and research interests including pain science, physical activity, musculoskeletal systems and systematic review methodology.

Michael is engaged in a research sabbatical throughout 2020.

Michael’s research has focussed on pain science, physical activity and musculoskeletal physiotherapy.

He has supervised post registration students on MSc Advanced Neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy programmes.

Michael also has a particular interest in pain mechanisms, receptor fields and synthesising literature through systematic reviews and meta-analysis.

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  • Registered member of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (MCSP)
  • Member of the Musculoskeletal Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (MMACP)
  • Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

Committee member of Physiotherapy Research Society