Advisors

 

Gabor Barton, Consultant Adviser

         

Gabor Barton

Gabor Barton (MD PhD) is Professor of Clinical Biomechanics at Liverpool John Moores University.

Gabor has worked in the area of biomechanics research at Liverpool John Moores University since 1993, and has run the NHS clinical gait analysis laboratory of Alder Hey Children’s Hospital where he tested the movement of hundreds of children to inform corrective surgical interventions. He has a particular research focus on virtual rehabilitation aiming to improve the selective movement control of children with smart games. He is also performing clinical gait analysis coupled with research for all patients in the UK with alkaptonuria, a rare genetic disease leading to early osteoarthritis. Gabor collaborates with Alder Hey Children’s Hospital and the National Alkaptonuria Centre in Liverpool, he is an Advisor to The Movement Centre in Oswestry and trustee of the Vincent Foundation.

Rob Freeman

Rob Freeman

Rob Freeman is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital.  Rob was previously a Trustee and brings a wealth of clinical expertise to the Foundation.