Meet the speaker:
(UFC Performance Institute)
Heather is the Director of Physical Therapy at the UFC Performance Institute. Heather received her Bachelor of Science from Virginia Tech University and went on to complete her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Old Dominion University.
Prior to joining the UFC, Heather served as a Senior High Performance Health Care Service Provider (Physical Therapist) with the US Olympic Committee (USOC) at the Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center Clinic. Heather served as a Team USA Physical Therapist for the 2012 London Olympic Games, 2014 Sochi Olympic Games, 2015 Parapan Am Games, 2016 Youth Winter Olympic Games, and 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
Prior to joining the United States Olympic Committee Sports Medicine Division, Heather was the director of an outpatient orthopedic clinic in Los Angeles.
Heather has diverse experience in areas from pediatrics, geriatrics, amputees to vestibular disturbances; her career specialty is orthopedic manual sports physical therapy.
Follow Heather on Instagram: @HeatherLinden