The focus of this seminar is to highlight the important role that sports medicine and sports science professionals play in developing, supporting and preparing athletes to compete at the elite level with a particular focus on the recent Winter Olympics and the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Sports medicine and sports science practitioners involved in supporting … Continue Reading
Conferences & Events
Sports Medicine Australia invite you to join us for an outstanding evening of professional development and networking at our seminar focused on drugs in clinical practice. Learn about a range of topics including: Over the counter drugs: when to recommend, topical vs oral medications, risks and side effects, and scope of practice Common prescription drugs: … Continue Reading
Presented by Sports Physiotherapist Dorianne Sherry, this workshop will provide trainers with practical tests and tips to implement including: Detecting abnormal range of movement Initial management Appropriate referral Also learn about: Ankle flexibility Quad length Glute strength
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
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
Sports Medicine Australia are proud to support the 2nd annual MD Solutions Snow Sports Medicine Conference, which will be held at the Rydges Jindabyne from Tuesday 7th August to Thursday 9th August. Presentations will run from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm on all three evenings and topics will include: Mechanical Treatment modalities that utilise the … Continue Reading
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.