James graduated from McMaster University with an Honours Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (H. BSc. Kin.) prior to completing his Doctor of Physiotherapy degree (DPhty) at Bond University in Australia. James has since returned to McMaster University as an Assistant Clinical Professor within the school of rehabilitation science. James is honoured to be associated with McMaster University and to be a part of such a well-respected educational institution.
James has always had an interest in sports and has several years of experience working on field and in the clinic with elite athletes from organizations including Athletics New South Wales, UFC, Indycar, NRL, CIS Football, Wheelchair Rugby League, Rugby Union and AFL. James is currently in the process of obtaining his specialty in Sports Physiotherapy via Sports Physiotherapy Canada.
James is involved in the international physiotherapy research community with a research paper published in 2016 and a plan to complete a PhD focusing on elite athlete injury prevention in the near future. James has also been a speaker at the Australian Physiotherapy Association and Sports Medicine Australia conferences as well as a guest speaker at Bond University.