Garikoitz Aristegui RaceroPublic Health and Epidemiology PhD
Graduate in Kinesiology and Physiatry
Course: Rigo Concept BSPTS (Barcelona Scoliosis Physical Therapy School)
Rigo Concept BSPTS is a school created to offer education to Physiotherapists in treating patients with scoliosis and other spinal disorders, according to the general principles of the so called Physiotherapy Scoliosis Specific Exercises–PSSE (SOSORT Guidelines).
Dr. Chong Ching NgSpecialist Physiotherapist and Osteopath, DMT, MSc. PT & DO
Course: Clinical Manual Therapy with Osteopathy Techniques
Dr. Chong Ching Ng graduated as a physiotherapist in Australia in 1999 and has been working in different settings mostly with clients with neuro-musculoskeletal pain and dysfunctions. Having a strong interest in manual therapy has led him to continually study different schools of manual therapy and he is the first manual physiotherapist with osteopathic qualification in Singapore. The application of osteopathic physiotherapy has allowed him to help sufferers with complex conditions, of which neither physiotherapy nor osteopathy alone can treat as effectively. Dr. Chong Ching Ng has since then completed his postgraduate degree in Doctor of Manual Therapy in The Ola Grimsby Institute in USA. Dr. Chong Ching has a huge passion for his work and reckons that his existence as a clinician is solely for patients, believing in his motto “the hands that serve the sufferers”. Dr. Chong Ching brings with him a very unique combination of knowledge and teaching skills that provides participants a well rounded learning experience
Marc J.H. SchmitzFounder & CEO, Specialist Physiotherapist, MSc. PT
Course: Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
During his MSc. at the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Marc’s interest in functional human anatomy grew tremendously while dissecting and studying cadavers. It was here that his interest in observing functional human anatomy in “real time” peaked, which led to the start of embracing musculoskeletal ultrasound. After completing numerous courses and attending conferences on the topic, he started developing his own course and SonoSkills was formed in 2010. Since then SonoSkills has taught its courses all over the European continent, as well as in Africa and the Middle East. The team consists out of 20 expert trainers that speak over nine languages in total.
Dr. Peh Yan SooDPT(USA), MSc(UK) & BSc Honours(UK)
Course: Pilates Comprehensive Teaching Program
Dr. Peh Yan Soo completed her undergraduate studies in Queen Margaret University, UK with an Upper Class BSc.(Hons) in Physiotherapy in 2008. Since graduating, she has worked in a broad variety of healthcare settings in Singapore, United Kingdom and United Arab Emirates. In 2011, Dr. Peh Yan Soo pursued her postgraduate MSc. study with a focus on evidence-based practice in University of East London and was awarded with a Distinction. Continuing her passion for education, she has completed a Doctoral Degree program in the USA in 2017. Dr. Peh Yan Soo founded the Movement Therapy Studio | Seminars in Dubai in 2013 which focuses on providing post graduate world class education and training to medical, healthcare and fitness professionals. Peh Yan is also a clinical Pilates instructor in matwork and reformer equipment. She enjoys regular fitness training and promotes health and wellness to help people stay healthy, improve their health or reach their personal health goals. She also went on to open a specialized fitness studio which focuses on optimising posture and well-being, being the first of it’s kind in the United Arab Emirates.