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    Beth Roberts

    MSc Vet Phys, PgCertVetEd, BSc (Hons), FHEA RAMP AHPR MIAVRPT

    Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Physiotherapy

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    Beth joined Harper Adams University part-time in 2012 and established the Veterinary Rehabilitation Unit, having qualified as a veterinary physiotherapist in 2011. She spent the previous year working in a busy small animal referral hospital in the East Midlands and free-lancing as an equine veterinary physiotherapist. For a year she worked at both Harper and the Pride Veterinary Centre, before coming on board at HAU full-time in 2013. Prior to training to be a veterinary physiotherapist, Beth worked as a Registered Veterinary Nurse for over a decade in referral and ECC practices in the UK. 

    Beth has specialist interest in pain managment and neurology; holding a Companion Animal Pain Management Certificate with the VAHL through the University of Tennessee, has Paw Accreditation from the Veterinary Osteoarthritis Alliance, and is a Kinesio KT2 practitioner. She is currently undertaking an EdD part-time in Education and Social Justice at the University of Birmingham. 

    Module Leader: Evidenced-Based Rehabilitation A5025C17, Veterinary Physiotherapy Professional Practice A6023C17, Professional Practice for Veterinary Physiotherapists A7121

    Professional Memberships

    Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

    Registrant on the Animal Health Professions Register (AHPR)

    Registrant on the Register of Animal Musculoskeletal Practitioners (RAMP)

    Member of the Inernational Association of Veterinary Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy (IAVRPT)

    Academic Department: Animal Health, Behaviour and Welfare

    Tel: 01952 815 172

    Office: VF18 Veterinary Services Centre


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    Other publications

    • Amy Charnock, S. Elizabeth Roberts (2022) The effect different water levels have on muscle activation of the canine biceps femoris and vastus lateralis muscles in an underwater treadmill Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica
    • Emily Cooke and S. Elizabeth Roberts (2022) An Investigation into the Effect of Canine Footwear on Locomotion Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica
    • Hannah L. Taylor, S. Elizabeth Roberts (2022) Comparing Veterinary Professionals Opinions On The Use Of Physiotherapy For Surgically Managed Cranial Cruciate Ligament Disease Patients Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica
    • Harley M. Debeuc and S. Elizabeth Roberts (2022) Questionnaire assessment of the ability of equestrians in the UK to detect lameness in horses Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica
    • Justyna J. Mucha, S. Elizabeth Roberts (2022) A Preliminary Study to Investigate Effect of Dog Positioning on Range of Motion of the Elbow and Hip Joints in Healthy Dogs Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica
    • Lucinda Munchhausen, S. Elizabeth Roberts* (2022) The effects of direct and indirect microcurrent therapy on mechanical nociceptive thresholds in the thoracolumbar region of the ridden horse Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica



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