Managing Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome Commonly Known as ‘Shin Splints’

Location: Sydney West Sports Medicine Centre - 12N Parade, Rooty Hill, NSW 2766

Shin splints are a common cause of complaint for many athletes, especially those who play sports that involve a lot of running. Podiatrist, Matthew Roumanus joins SMA and Sydney West Sports Medicine (SWSM) for this evening seminar to discuss: Differential diagnoses Causes (outlining different forces acting on the area i.e. ground reaction, compressive and tensile … Continue Reading

Hydration Monitoring and Advice

Location: Sydney West Sports Medicine Centre - 12N Parade, Rooty Hill, NSW 2766

Dietitian Stephanie Hage joins SMA and Sydney West Sports Medicine (SWSM) for an evening focused on the importance of hydration during exercise as well and the impact it has on athlete performance. Stephanie will discuss: Effects of dehydration and impact on performance Effects of over-hydration Methods for testing hydration status (including urine specific gravity and … Continue Reading

PD Series – Inadvertent Doping and Supplements in Sport

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

The NT PD Series continues in 2019, starting off with the hot topic Drugs in Sport. NT Thunder Men’s North East AFL (NEAFL) Team Trainer, Alex Bisset, will take you through the processes involved in drug testing as well as the use of supplements – do you really need them and the hidden ingredients that … Continue Reading

PD Series – Asthma and Anaphylaxis

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

Leanne Elliott-Holmes from the Asthma Foundation, will deliver training on the management of asthma and anaphylaxis in sport. Asthma Australia has been the leader in asthma healthcare education, research and support for over 50 years. They deliver evidence-based preventative health strategies to over 200,000 people every year and provide training, support and resources to the … Continue Reading

Long Term Athlete Development

Location: Sydney West Sports Medicine Centre - 12N Parade, Rooty Hill, NSW 2766

SMA is pleased to partner with Sydney West Sports Medicine (SWSM) for this event on Long Term Athlete Development. Accredited Exercise Physiologist and Exercise Scientist Erin Keating will be joining us to discuss the growing research of young athletes in sport and how to support their developmental pathway from training to competition through adolescence to adulthood. … Continue Reading

Differential Diagnosis of Foot and Ankle Injuries

Location: Sydney West Sports Medicine Centre - 12N Parade, Rooty Hill, NSW 2766

SMA is pleased to be partnering with Sydney West Sports Medicine (SWSM) for a number of professional development events in 2019, starting off with this January event – ‘Differential Diagnosis of the Foot and Ankle.’ This evening seminar, presented by physiotherapist, Nadine George, will focus on common sporting injuries of the foot and ankle, including: … Continue Reading

Run Like You Stole It – The Secrets to Injury Proofing Runners

Location: TBC- Melbourne

If you see runners in your clinic, or if you are a runner yourself, this event is a MUST attend. At this symposium you will learn: Some of the current hot topics in running including the use of wearable tech, alter G, running gait retraining and all the latest in shoes Strength and conditioning of … Continue Reading