Prof. Wendy Brown – New global guidelines on Physical Activity and Health – what has changed and why?

Location: The Park Hotel Brisbane, Wickham Two Room

Wendy Brown is a Professor of Physical Activity and Health, internationally renowned for her research in behavioural epidemiology of physical activity, sitting time, and weight gain across the adult life span.    Wendy will provide sports medicine clinicians and researchers with an overview of the new 2020 global guidelines on physical activity and sedentary behaviour.  … Continue Reading

Drugs In Sport – Live Webinar

Location: Online via Zoom

Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) is proud to present Drugs In Sport – a live and interactive webinar presented by Sports Science (Physiology) PhD Candidate at the University of Western Australia (UWA) and Australian Javelin athlete Cruz Hogan with support from the Western Australian (WA) Government. This 90-minute interactive presentation will provide a great insight into the … Continue Reading

We are getting fatter and sicker. What are we going to do about it? Dr Peter Brukner

Location: Champions Room - Melbourne Sports Centre, 30 Aughtie Drive, Albert Park 3206

Please note that due to a recent change in COVID-19 Victorian Government regulations this event will be postponed to Wednesday February 24 6:30pm (AEDT). Peter Brukner OAM is a world-renowned sports medicine clinician and researcher dedicated to educating sports medicine practitioners about the chronic health risks and solutions to overweight and obesity in modern society. … Continue Reading

Management of Para Athletes – Pre-recorded webinar

Location: Zoom Webinar

Sports Medicine Australia is proud to bring you this pre-recorded webinar Management of Para Athletes with speakers Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist Victoria Moore and Certified Prosthetist Phillip Francis. This educational event is essential for learning about classification and types of impairment, managing medical issues in Para Athletes, and the different types of care that comes … Continue Reading

Concussion in Community Sport: Canberra Workshop

Location: University of Canberra - Building 12, Level B, Room 50

Thanks to the valued support of Sport and Recreation ACT and the NSW Office of Sport, Sports Medicine Australia is proud to bring you this Concussion in Sport workshop presented by highly respected researcher from the University of Newcastle, Associate Professor Andrew Gardner and Sport & Exercise Physician Dr Robert Reid. Concussion is a significant … Continue Reading

Infection Control in Community Sport – Workshop

Location: University of Canberra - Building 11 (Level B, Room 50 - 11B50)

This year has highlighted the importance of infection control in community sport settings. In July 2020, SMA collaborated with the AIS and Sport Australia to produce the guidelines Sports Trainer Practices in a COVIDSAFE Australia as part of the return to sport toolkit. Join Sports Medicine Australia for an educational and interactive 90 minute workshop … Continue Reading

Concussion in Sport – Free Workshops in NSW

Location: Various locations across NSW Tags: Upcoming Events Webinars

Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) and the NSW Office of Sport are happy to announce that the free Concussion in Sport workshops will be recommencing in late August! Concussion is a significant and complex health issue within the Australian sporting landscape at all levels of play. Following on from a successful 2018 roadshow, Sports Medicine Australia … Continue Reading