This month’s ‘11 in 11’ session features Dr Mark Fulcher. Dr Fulcher is a Sport and Exercise Physician based at Axis Sports Medicine Specialists, a FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence in Auckland, New Zealand. He is the Editor in Chief of the FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine and a member of the FIFA Medical Committee. Dr Fulcher is also the Medical Director of New Zealand Football. In this talk he will discuss some of the challenges associated with return to play – and explore whether this is always a desirable outcome.
About Dr Mark L Fulcher
Centre of Excellence:
Axis and UniSports Sports Medicine, Auckland, New Zealand
Sport and Exercise Physician
Mark is a Sports and Exercise Medicine Physician based in Auckland, Zew Zealand. Mark is the Medical Director for both New Zealand Football and Netball NZ and has been the doctor for the All Whites (the mens national team). Mark has a university appointment and is involved with Sports Medicine education contributing regularly as a guest speaker/lecturer at universities and sports medicine meetings.
- Medical Director New Zealand Football
- All Whites Team Physician
- LOC General Medical Officer FIFA U20 World Cup 2015
- Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland
- Managing Partner, Axis Sports Medicine Specialists (FIFA Centre of Excellence)