Dr Rob Boland is a Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist and Fellow of the Australian College of Physiotherapy in the area of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. He holds concurrent positions in the Discipline of Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney, and as a Specialist Physiotherapist for NSW Health. He is also an Independent Physiotherapy Consultant for the State Insurance Regulatory Authority. He has conducted courses in musculoskeletal physiotherapy in Australia and overseas and he has published widely in physiotherapy, neurophysiology and neurology journals. His research interests are in the areas of nerve function, rehabilitation of shoulder injuries, spinal pain, and carpal tunnel syndrome.