SMA Sports Trainers at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

  The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (4 – 15 April) has just concluded and while the focus of the Games has indeed been on the athletes, the success of the Games is also testament to the collaboration and hard-work of the volunteer medical team. Medical personnel from across Australia, including doctors, physiotherapists, nurses, sports … Continue Reading

Vale Wendy Braybon

Sports Medicine Australia would like to pay tribute to Wendy Braybon, a treasured member of our SMA community who passed away on the 2nd of April, aged 65. Over the years, Wendy generously shared her time and expertise with SMA and the wider sports medicine community. A physiotherapist for over thirty years, Wendy was instrumental … Continue Reading

Sports Medicine Australia endorsed by AFL as a preferred ERC provider

Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) is pleased to announce its new partnership with the Australian Football League (AFL) as a preferred provider of the AFL’s Emergency Response Coordinator (ERC) courses across Victoria and Australia. The three-hour ERC course provides an important introduction for parents and volunteers looking to work in community level AFL. The course covers … Continue Reading

Sports Medicine Australia Help Indigenous Students Enjoy Trip of a Lifetime

Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) was proud to be part of an exciting program to assist Indigenous students travelling from remote New South Wales to Canberra, who experienced a life changing trip they won’t soon forget. The students, from Brewarrina in north-west NSW near the Queensland border, spent four-days in our nation’s capital enjoying the sights … Continue Reading