Yves Henrotin, PhD

University of Liège

HENROTIN Yves is Professor of Pathology, Physical & Manual Therapy and Rehabilitation and director of the Musculoskeletal Innovative Research Lab (mSKIL) at the University of Liège (Belgium) www.mskil.uliege.be. He is also head of the Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation department at the Princess Paola Hospital, Marche-en-Famenne, Belgium. Between 2006 and 2013, he was a member of the board of directors the Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI). He was elected treasurer in 2010 and chairman of the group for guidelines in clinical trial in 2015. Since 2019, he is member of the OARSI Rehabilitation Discussion Group. He is also the vice-president of the Spine section and the Osteoarthritis section of the French Society of Rheumatology and serves the board of the French Society of Rheumatology between 2011 and 2017. He was the founder and the president of the Belgium Back Society since 2000 and the co-president of the Belgium Scientific Society of Physical Therapy since 2020. He is co-President of the board of the National Council of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation for the Belgium Health Ministry. He has published over 260 scientific peer-reviewed papers and 10 chapters of book (h-index 53). He is the co-editor of the book “Osteoarthritis: clinical and experimental aspects” (Springer), co-editor of “Primer in OA” (edited by the OARSI) and editor of the book “Nonpharmacological modalities for the management of osteoarthritis” (Bentham). He is also the founder and the President of the Osteoarthritis foundation www.osteoarthritisfoundation.eu.