Dr. Florian Beaudouin, PhD

Dr. Florian Beaudouin, PhD
Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine
Saarland University
Campus, Bldg. B8 2, Room -1.12
66123 Saarbrücken
Phone: +49 (0) 681 302 70407
Fax Number: +49 (0) 681 302 4296

Sports Scientist PhD, Research Associate

Consultation hours summer term 2020
  • Wednesday 14-16 pm
  • Thursday 12-14 am

Areas of Interest

  • Concussion and head trauma in football 
  • Ergometry and physical performance testing 
  • Injury prevention in children's football




  • Since 2014: Research associate
  • 2015-2019: PhD; Thesis "Head injuries in professional football (soccer)"
  • 2011-2014: Master of Science Sports Science; Main focus "Competetive Sports" and "Health/Sports and movement therapy"
  • 2008-2011: Bachelor of Arts Sports Science


Scientific Presentations

  • 23rd Annual Congress of the ECSS in Dublin: "Seasonal variations of head injuries in professional male football (soccer) – an 11 season analysis after a rule change in 2006" (July 2018)
  • 1st Symposium of the DGSP: "Prevention of Concussions" (September 2017)
  • 22nd Annual Congress of the ECSS in Essen: "Head injuries in professional male football (soccer) over 13 years: 29% lower incidence rates after a rule change (red card)" (July 2017)
  • 5th International Consensus Conference on Concussion in Sport in Berlin:"Head injuries in professional football – A description of injury mechanism and effects of a rule change" (October 2016)
  • 45th German Sports Medicine Conference in Frankfurt: "Influence of carbohydrate availablity on training adaptations in untrained subjects" (September 2014)