UQ Sports Masters Conference

Location: University of Queensland, Physiology Lecture Theatre (Building #63)

Sports Medicine Australia is pleased to be partnering with the University of Queensland for the 2018 Sports Masters Conference. This event will focus on running injuries and sports injury management. Some of the topics discussed will include: Burden of disease for musculoskeletal sports injuries to the knee Acute muscle injury Taping effects and efficacy Stretching … Continue Reading

Mastering Sport Symposium: Performance, Nutrition and Injury Considerations for Older Athletes

Location: Bond University, Varsity Lakes QLD

Sports Medicine Australia is proud to partner with Bond University for the upcoming ‘Mastering Sport Symposium’ in Brisbane. ‘The Mastering Sport Symposium: Performance, Nutrition and Injury Considerations for Older Athletes’ is running in conjunction with the Pan Pacific Masters Games and is a perfect opportunity for athletes, coaches, sports medicine and allied health professionals to … Continue Reading

The Match-Day Experience: Elite Care for the Weekend Warrior

Location: Latrobe Performing Arts Centre, Traralgon Little Theatre, Grey St, Traralgon VIC, 3844

Sports Medicine Australia invite you to join us for our annual regional event in Gippsland, Victoria. This practical, interactive forum is aimed at equipping participants with practical skills and techniques to help keep athletes injury free and performing at their peak. Learn a range of topics including: Strength and conditioning Load management Injury screening Injury … Continue Reading

High Performance for Community Sport

Location: Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth WA

Sports Medicine Australia invite you to join us for an information packed day of professional development and networking at our WA Symposium focused on high performance knowledge and techniques for the community level athlete. Sessions include: Succeeding with strength training: how to do it! Rethinking running: gait and sprint biomechanics to improve every runner Supplements: … Continue Reading

PD Series – Concussion and Repercussions

Location: Level 1, 71 Abala Road, Marrara NT 0812

Dr Viran de Silva will be providing an update on Concussion based on recommendations around the 5th International Conference on Concussion and how this has changed sports policies and management. Refresh your knowledge on signs and symptoms and return to play protocols including medical clearance. Tamara Spence, Community Solicitor, will be looking at the legal … Continue Reading

PD Series – The Lower Leg: Shin Pain and Plantar Fasciitis

Location: Level 1, 71 Abala Road, Marrara NT 0812

Sports Physiotherapist, Nick Jones will be sharing his expertise with the Northern Territory’s sports medicine community in a seminar on ‘The Lower Leg: Shin Pain and Plantar Fasciitis’ Learn about anatomy and different structures in the lower leg area in order to effectively manage these injuries and understand when to refer. Nick will also share … Continue Reading

2018 SMA Conference

Location: Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre

The 2018 Sports Medicine Australia Conference is a holistic, multidisciplinary event bringing together the brightest minds in sports medicine, sports science, physical activity, health promotion and injury prevention.