Jurdan is a prolific international researcher with over 43 publications primarily on hamstring injury prevention and rehabilitation. Prior to academia, he was head of the physiotherapy and rehabilitation department of Athletic Club de Bilbao in Spain.

Jurdan has also worked as an injury consultant for Barcelona FC, Benfica and Osasuna. In addition, Jurdan is the current director of Zentrum Sport – a world class amateur and elite athletic facility in Spain.


  • Athletic Club de Bilbao
  • Barcelona FC Benfica Osasuna
  • Zentrum Sport