Hedwig Neels (Master in Physiotherapy 2007, PhD in Medical Sciences 2018) is research assistant at the University of Antwerp, Faculty of Medicine and Health Care, MOVANT. She is master in physiotherapy, specialized in manual therapy, pelvic floor rehabilitation and perinatal physiotherapy and completed her PhD in 2018. She combines scientific research, education in physiotherapy and clinical work at the University of Antwerp and the Antwerp University Hospital. She also is board member of AXXON Belgian Clinical Interest Group Pelvic Rehabilitation and Perinatal Physiotherapy BICAP (Birth Core and Pelvic Therapy) and is Belgian Ambassador in the IUGA Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation Special Interest Group.
2007 Physiotherapy Master in Science specialisation in MANUAL THERAPY and PELVIC FLOOR REHABILITATION and perinatal physiotherapy.
2018 Phd in Medical Sciences (title Pelvic Floor Dysfunction in Women: Tackling Barriers)