So You Want to be a Sports Doc?

Careers
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Are you a medical professional with a passion for sports and a desire to venture beyond the traditional clinical setting? Join Jo Larkin, the Global Medical Director of Sail Grand Prix – the exhilarating sailing equivalent of Formula 1– as she shares her inspiring journey in the world of Sports and Exercise Medicine.

In this session, Jo reflects on how she leveraged her medical degree to forge a unique and rewarding career path, working with elite athletes across a diverse range of high-performance environments. From the intense demands of professional tennis to the rigorous realms of football, rugby, and athletics, Jo has gained invaluable experience and expertise in supporting the health and well-being of top-tier competitors.

Through her engaging storytelling and insightful anecdotes, Jo offers a glimpse into the exciting and challenging world of sports medicine. She shares the skills, knowledge, and mindset required to excel in this dynamic field, highlighting the importance of adaptability, teamwork, and a deep understanding of the unique physical and mental demands faced by athletes at the highest levels of competition.

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Length: 48m
Guests: Jo Larkin
Categories: Careers

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