Concussion in Sport – Free Workshops in NSW

Location: Various locations across NSW

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 and the NSW Office of Sport will again partner to deliver a series of education workshops across NSW in 2020. These programs will provide those in attendance … Continue Reading

Managing the Mind – Mental Health in Sport

Location: IKON Park Function Centre - 400 Royal Parade, Princes Hill VIC 3054

Athletes are vulnerable to developing mental health issues for a number of reasons. This symposium will focus on the assessments and structures that can be used to identify mental health issues, the interventions that can be provided to help athletes, and the links these have to performance. Key topics will include: Athlete mental health – … Continue Reading

Concussion In Sport

Location: National Hockey Centre (Strikers Room)- 196 Mouat Street Lyneham ACT

Concussion remains a significant and complex health issue within the Australian sporting landscape, affecting all levels of play. Dr. Warren McDonald MBBS, FACSP (Sport and Exercise Physician) joins us for a second time for this half day Concussion In Sport seminar, which aims to increase knowledge and awareness of concussion, whilst exploring return to play … Continue Reading

IOC World Conference Prevention of Injury and Illness in Sport

Location: Grimaldi Forum, Monaco

The IOC World Conference on Prevention of Injury & Illness in sport will be the premier international conference for those interested in clinical aspects of sports and exercise medicine. The diverse faculty represent the pre-eminent international authorities in injury and illness prevention. This triennial conference is a unique opportunity for the global sport and exercise medicine community to meet face to face in the ideal environment that … Continue Reading

PD Series: Sports Medicine Across the Professions

Location: SMA NT Office - Level 1, 71 Abala Road, Marrara 0812

Join us for the last PD Series for the year! This evening event will provide an opportunity for all those involved in the sports medicine profession to come together and network with others in the profession. Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is essential SMA Member – FREE Non-Member – $20

Running Rehabilitation

Location: Allcare Physiotherapy - 68 Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay TAS 7005

This two-day course will be run by Dr Christian Barton and aims to provide you with the skills and knowledge to diagnose and manage injured runners. The course explores lower limb biomechanics, provides an overview of how biomechanics can link to injury, and how to identify and address them through running retraining and exercise in … Continue Reading