Robert Schleip, PhD

FASCIA RESEARCH PIONEER

Robert Schleip MA PhD directs the Fascia Research Project at Ulm University, Germany.

Dr. Schleip also pioneers the International Fascia Research Congress and is a certified Rolfing Instructor and Feldenkrais teacher. He is author and co-editor of several books and has written numerous research articles. For his discovery of active contractile properties in fascial tissues he was awarded the prestigious Vladimir Janda Award for Musculoskeletal Medicine. He was co-initiator and organiser of the first Fascia Research Congress held in Boston, USA in 2007.

3:15pm to 4:30pm

September 13th SUNDAY

Fascia as A Biotensegrity Network

Expert Presentation

Review of current research findings related to force transmission, mechano-adaptation and sensory capacities.