Meet Our 2020 GRx Rising-Star Finalists
Over the past few months GrowthRx have been observing, watching and searching for the next ‘up-and-coming’ leaders in healthcare. After months of competitive nominations, these incredible emerging leaders have joined our short-list of inspiring young individuals ‘worth knowing’ in allied health.
We are proud to introduce you to this year’s finalists, and their passion for helping others…
Louise Bibby - Founder of Osteo Sports Network, Osteopath, and Business Owner
After suffering a serious knee injury of her own, Louise now dedicates a great deal of her practising time to sports injury management and rehabilitation, injury prevention, strength and conditioning coaching, junior development programs, and sports training and mentoring.
Louise ‘thrives on building strong trusting relationships with her patients.’ With energy to spare, she strives to find solutions, get results, and provide care in a way that makes all of her patients feel thoroughly cared for. She is the first Advance Sports Osteopath in Australia, and her energy for inspiring others is infectious.
Jeff Rufila - Accredited Exercise Physiologist, Educator, Mentor, and Podcaster
Jeff is passionate about contributing to a world of curious and critically thinking practitioners within an ever-changing health industry.
He has a collaborative approach that guides patients towards better choices. Jeff’s hope is to facilitate independence; ‘to empowers clients to return to a meaningful and purposeful life.’ He is an inspiring mentor to many, and uses his popular podcast to share his message with the allied health community.
Jacquelin Wallis - Interstate Team Leader, Sports Chiropractor, and Pilates Instructor
Jacquelin’s primary interests are in chronic pain management, migraines, sporting injuries and family health.’ She loves to help guide, advise and inspire clients towards better health.
She is passionate about finding ‘the cause of an injury or pain, so she can help get to the bottom of the issue.’
Through her love for Pilates, Jacqueline promotes quality movement and function to help patients perform at their best. She is a respected team leader and admired by her colleagues.
Andrew Timos - Strength & Conditioning Coach, Osteopath, and Educator
A long history of competitive, mixed martial arts training has fueled Andrew’s interest in the human body and exercise. This passion has led him to study exercise science, strength & conditioning, and more recently, Osteopathy.
His love for pushing the boundaries has inspired him to challenge the concepts of enhanced exercise performance, injury management and rehabilitation. He now passes this knowledge on through leading industry seminars, courses and coaching.
Yves Silveria - Sports & Musculoskeletal Physio, Corporate Wellness Facilitator, and Business Owner
Yves has a passion for teaching ‘the next generation of allied students to be the best that they can be.’
He is the mastermind behind an international internship that has overseen more than 60 physiotherapy students in the past 5 years. He is excited to grow this vision and mentor many more in the future. He is already well known and respected amongst his peers, and is destined for greatness.