The Australian Orthopaedic Association has recently established a Youth Sports Injury Prevention Group to explore, raise awareness and encourage the funding of a National Youth Sports Injury Prevention Program. 

The Members of the AOA YSIP Group are: 


A/Prof Christopher Vertullo (Chair)  Orthopaedic Surgeon, AOA Member and Secretary Australian Knee Society

Dr David Martin  Orthopaedic Surgeon, AOA Treasurer, Sports Med  SA

A/Prof Justin Roe  Orthopaedic Surgeon – Sydney NSW, AOA Member

Professor David Lloyd Director and Professor, Musculoskeletal Research Program - Griffith Health Institute Qld

Professor David Hunter Florence and Cope Chair of Rheumatology, Professor of Medicine – University of Sydney

Nello Marino Chief Executive Officer – Sports Medicine Australia

Dr Alex Donaldson Fellow, Australian Centre for Research into Injury in Sport and its Prevention (ACRISP), Federation Uni

Dr Hugh Seward Sports and Exercise Physician. CEO AFL Doctos Association