Concussion in Community Sport: Tasmania Workshop

Location: Multiple locations - see event description

Thanks to the valued support of the Tasmanian Government, 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 Dr Andrew Gardner. 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 … 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 present a joint event “Integrating … Continue Reading

Dental Injuries in Sport – NT

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

Sport Medicine Australia in conjunction with the Northern Territory Government is proud to present Dental Injuries in Sport with Dr Kaejenn Tchia. Dental Injuries in Sport will cover the basics of dental trauma injuries and their management, including tips for first responders and sports trainers. The event will also discuss different types of protective equipment … 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

2021 SMA Conference

Location: Pullman Melbourne Albert Park, 65 Queens Road, Melbourne 3004

The SMA Conference is back, bigger and better like you’ve never seen it before in 2021 as one of Melbourne’s best hotels, The Pullman Melbourne Albert Park Hotel overlooking the picturesque Albert Park Lake will be hosting the 2021 SMA Conference from October 6-9. Keep your eyes peeled across SMA’s website and social media channels … 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