Chief Medical Officer for British Athletics. Consultant in SEM and Fellow of the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine.
Dr Noel Pollock graduated with Honours in Medicine from Queen's University Belfast and completed an MSc with Distinction in Sport and Exercise Medicine (SEM) at Bath University. He is Chief Medical Officer for British Athletics, leading the medical team for the Track and Field team, at Lee Valley Athletics Centre, ISEH London and the National Performance Institute in Loughborough.
Since 2006 he has been the Great Britain team doctor at numerous European and World Championships and Paralympic and Olympic Games, including the IAAF World Championships from 2009-2017, the Beijing Paralympic Games and Rio Olympic Games. He was a sports medicine lead doctor in the London 2012 Olympics Athletics Stadium.
He has completed Specialist training in Sport and Exercise Medicine and is a Consultant in SEM and Fellow of the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine.
His special interests are in muscle and tendon injuries and he has a number of publications in these areas. He is a former endurance athlete and won national titles and international honours for Northern Ireland in cross country, 5k and 1500m.