A/Prof David Connell is a musculoskeletal radiologist and clinical director at Imaging Olympic Park, Melbourne. He is an Assoc Professor (adj) in the Faculty of Medicine, Monash University, and also The Faculty of Sports Medicine and Research at La Trobe University. He is recognized as an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of muscle and tendon injuries. He has authored 107 publications, including book chapters, and has received funding in excess of one million dollars (including NHMRC grants). He has been an invited speaker to major meetings in 19 different countries. He is the past president of the Australasian Musculoskeletal Imaging Group, sits on the editorial board of 5 journals, and past examiner for the RANZCR. He acts as a supervisor for musculoskeletal fellowships and PhD candidates. He is an elected fellow to the Faculty of Sports & Exercise Medicine (UK). A/Prof Connell was a radiologist at the Sydney and London Olympics, and has a long history of imaging and treating elite athletes in New York, London and Australia.