Laura Finucane (MSc FMACP FCSP) is a Consultant Physiotherapist specialising in spinal conditions in the UK. In 2002 she completed her masters degree in neuromusculoskeletal physiotherapy and became a member of the Musculoskeletal Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (MACP). In 2018 she was awarded a fellowship of the MACP for her contribution to the profession. In 2019 she was awarded a fellowship of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy for her significant impact on the physiotherapy profession.
Laura’s special interest is in serious pathologies of the spine and she has presented nationally and internationally on this subject. She has written a number of papers related to serious pathology and led on the International Framework on serious pathology of the spine recently published in JOSPT. https://www.jospt.org/doi/10.2519/jospt.2020.9971
She is the President of The International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists (IFOMPT), a sub group of the World Confederation of Physical Therapists.