Henrike graduated in 2006 as a Physiotherapist in Germany. She has worked for a total of three years as a physiotherapist in Peru, Germany, and India and during this time, also did her specialisation as a Manual Therapist. Then, she quit her job to study mentoring and teaching in health professions. During her studies she has worked as a research assistant in the field of wheelchair research, which sparked her interest for physiotherapeutic research. That is why she did her masters at the KU Leuven, Belgium and moved afterwards for her PhD in “Muscular dysfunction in patellofemoral pain” to Manchester, UK.