Dr. Lior Laver (ISR), MD, is s Sports Orthopaedic surgeon, from Israel and currently based at the University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire in Coventry, UK. Dr. Laver’s main practice involves arthroscopic treatment of sports related injuries of the knee, hip and shoulder. His main field of research is treatment outcomes and return to sport decision making athletic populations. He is also a board member in the ESSKA arthroscopy committee as well as the new European Sports Medicine Associates (ESMA). Dr. Laver brings a unique perspective, combining his personal experience as a former professional handball player at high international level and the hands on medical experience that he has accumulated internationally with some of the highest level organizations such as the FC Barcelona football club in Spain, Duke University athletics department (football and basketball) in the US and Israeli top clubs as Maccabi Tel-Aviv football club, Bnei-HaSharon basketball club, the Israeli national teams in volleyball and of course - handball. He will present “Shoulder Injuries in Handball” during the congress.