Wound Management for Athletes – NT Workshop

Location: NT Rugby Union, Landrover Rugby Park 71 Abala Road, Marrara

SMA is proud to bring you Wound Management for Athletes presented by Practice Nurse Kylie Byatt & Sports Trainer Tamara Spence. This face-to-face workshop will give an in depth look at both the medical and practical, on field management of a variety of wounds commonly seen in the sporting community. The presenters will  address the scope … Continue Reading

Integrating the management of the foot and ankle into the Medical Model for Australian Football – WA

Location: 99 The Boulevard, Floreat WA 6014

Want to know what goes into managing elite Australian Rules players with a lower limb injury. The unique relationship between the athlete and their medical team. The challenges of managing an elite athlete. Then this is your lucky day.   SMA and Sports and Exercise Podiatry Australia (SEPA) are pleased to announce new dates for the … Continue Reading

Patellar tendon or patellofemoral pain? Presented by Professor Jill Cook – Interactive Workshop

Location: Lake View Room - Melbourne Sports Centre - 30 Aughtie Drive, Albert Park

Tendon injuries are common among both athletic and non-athletic populations. Tendinopathy is considered easy to diagnose, and yet is difficult to treat. Join Professor Jill Cook, who’ll discuss correct diagnosis of anterior knee pain, how to have more clinical certainty about the source of pain and how being incorrect affects the outcome.  Professor Cook will … Continue Reading

Postponed – Fouettes, Flips and Flutes: Managing the Performing Artist – Victorian Workshop

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

Due to COVID-19 and the surrounding restrictions in place in Victoria, Fouttes, Flips and Flutes: Managing the Performing Artist has been postponed. We will be announcing a new date in the coming weeks. We apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused. Have you ever wondered how to treat an acrobat who performs death defying … Continue Reading

NTIS Concussion in Sport Workshop

Location: NTIS Darwin - 40 Abala Road, Marrara NT 0812

Concussion is a significant and complex health issue within the Australian sporting landscape at all levels of play.  It is clear that ongoing concussion research and education of all sporting stakeholders is vital for athlete and sport safety. This educational face to face workshop is essential learning for sports medicine professionals, sports trainers, sporting officials, volunteers and parents with a … Continue Reading

Dr Peter Larkins: Post traumatic arthritis risk and treatment for contact sport athletes

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

SMA is proud to present part three of our Eminent Speaker Series – Post traumatic arthritis risk and treatment for contact sport athletes with world renowned sports medicine expert Dr Peter Larkins. Sport is an important part of healthy physical activity however injuries are inevitable, particularly in contact sport. Join Dr Peter Larkins as he … Continue Reading

Mental Health in Sport – Canberra Workshop

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

Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) is proud to present this Mental Health in Sport workshop, presented by Registered Sport and Exercise Psychologist Kristen Peterson, PhD together with Gemma Cross, Clinical Psychology Registrar and Mental Health Advisor with the Australian Institute of Sport. This interactive workshop will explore the issue of mental health in sport, why we … 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