Dr. Richard Willy is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, East Carolina University (Greenville, NC, USA). He received his PhD in Biomechanics and Movement Science from the University of Delaware. Dr. Willy has been a clinician for 18 years. His research aims to develop clinically effective treatments for patellofemoral pain syndrome, Achilles tendon injuries, and tibial stress fractures. His main research focus is altering abnormal movement patterns in overuse and degenerative joint conditions. Besides publishing in peer-reviewed journals, Dr. Willy is a national and international presenter on his research and clinical expertise on how to evaluate and treat the injured runner.