ACL Rehab & Return to Play with Tim McGrath (virtual access)


Course Instructors

Tim McGrath
Washington Commanders - Senior Director of Player Health and Performance
Tim has extensive sports physiotherapy experience. He holds a PhD from the Research Institute of Sports & Exercise (UCRISE) at the University of Canberra on the topic of ACL rehabilitation of the knee. In addition to his undergraduate Physiotherapy degree and PhD, Tim has completed a post-graduate Master’s Degree in Musculoskeletal and Sports Physiotherapy from Griffith University and Graduate Certificate in Data Science from UNE. Tim currently works in professional sport as well as directing a multidisciplinary rehab facility in Australia. He currently provides clinical consultancy to a number of sporting teams and organizations within Australia and the United States. He has lectured extensively both in Australia and overseas, and has authored publications in peer-reviewed journals. Tim also developed PITCH READY, an objective testing system to identify known risk factors for knee injuries in athlete rehabilitation. Professional Appointments
  • Clinical Consultant – Most-recently to teams in the NBA, AFL/AFL-W, NRL, Super Rugby, MLR, A-League, NBL/WNBL competitions in Australia and the United States.
  • St. George-Illawarra Dragons NRL Team (2017-2019)
  • Port Adelaide FC AFL (2015-2017)
  • Australian Men’s Rugby Sevens (2013-2014).
  • ACT Brumbies Super Rugby Team (2006-2011)
  • Sale Sharks Rugby Football Club (UK (2006)
  • Canberra Raiders NRL Team (2004-2006).




  • Day 1
    • Lecture 1
    • Lecture 2
    • Practical 1
    • Practical 2
  • Day 2
    • Practical 3
    • Practical 4
    • Lecture 3