NT Workshop – Physical Activity & Exercise During Pregnancy

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

Sports Medicine Australia is excited to present this practical face-to-face workshop ‘Physical Activity & Exercise During Pregnancy’ presented by Physiotherapist Bridie Duggan. How does someone safely participate in physical activity throughout pregnancy and postpartum? What forms of exercise might benefit them and what level of intensity is needed? In this workshop Bridie Duggan will answer … Continue Reading

Queensland Emerging Leader Series – A step in the right direction? Comparing 3D and traditionally made orthoses

Location: Zoom Webinar

Sports Medicine Australia is thrilled to be continuing this brand new professional development initiative ‘Queensland Emerging Leader Series’. This series aims to cover a broad range of academic and practical topics surrounding sports medicine while highlighting the next generation of sports medicine professionals and their work, each month will cover a different topic. This series … Continue Reading

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

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

Due to COVID-19 restrictions in Victoria, this event will be postponed and a new date will be announced as soon as possible. We apologies for any inconvenience caused. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the team at events@sma.org.au. Tendon injuries are common among both athletic and non-athletic populations. Tendinopathy is considered easy … 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 restrictions in Victoria, this event will be postponed and a new date will be announced as soon as possible. We apologies for any inconvenience caused. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the team at events@sma.org.au. Have you ever wondered how to treat an acrobat who performs death defying tricks, a … Continue Reading

ACT Workshop – Running Fundamentals

Location: AIS Running track, Leverrier Street, Bruce, ACT, 2617

This workshop will be highly practical and will focus on basic running mechanics/fundamentals including an explanation of good running technique, common running related injuries, tips for how to run more efficiently, prehab/ mobility exercises for runners and a Q&A. It will be facilitated by a local running expert and sports chiropractor Pete Garbutt.

Introduction to Sport Psychology: How to get the most out of your athlete – NT Workshop

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

“Introduction to Sport Psychology: How to get the most out of your athlete” In 1.5 hours we will cover the importance of psychology to performance, the role of the support team and their use of “trainer/therapist/medic – talk” as what you say and when you say it can have a massive impact on your athlete(s), … Continue Reading

An Hour with Professor Steve Kamper – Engaging with Research

Location: Zoom Webinar

Sports Medicine Australia is proud to present this interactive webinar presented by Professor Steve Kamper from the University of Sydney, Professor Kamper delves into all things research and clinical practice. Professor Kamper is renowned for his research and throughout this 60 minute webinar he will share his insights about the ‘hows’ and ‘whys’ of using … 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

Queensland Emerging Leader Series: The Albatross Nippers – Inclusive Sport for an Inclusive Community

Location: Zoom Webinar

Sports Medicine Australia is thrilled to present  this brand new professional development initiative ‘Queensland Emerging Leader Series’. This series aims to cover a broad range of academic and practical topics surrounding sports medicine while highlighting the next generation of sports medicine professionals and their work, each month will cover a different topic. This series is … Continue Reading

An Hour with SMA’s Heat Policy – Live online webinar

Location: Zoom Webinar

Sport participation in extreme heat conditions can result in significant health risks and potentially life threatening heat illness’, making it extremely important participants have an accurate understanding of the contributing factors (nature of the sporting activity, environmental conditions and individual human factors) to ensure safe sport participation for all. Join us on Wednesday September 8 … Continue Reading