Exercise & Asthma – Canberra Workshop

Location: Yeend Room, National Hockey Centre, 196 Mouat Street, Lyneham

SMA welcomes all to attend this interactive workshop which will be relevant for all sporting codes and activities, especially coming into the winter months. It will focus on the signs and symptoms of exercise induced bronchoconstriction & asthma, the relevant on-field treatment along with the longer-term management and preventative strategies for athletes with this condition. … 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

Eminent Speaker Series Part Four: Professor Jill Cook – Patellar Tendon or Patellofemoral Pain? 

Location: TBC

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. Jill is a … Continue Reading

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

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

Location: 99 The Boulevard, Floreat WA 6014 - Postponed

SMA and Sports and Exercise Podiatry Australia (SEPA) wishes to advice delegates of the postponement to the upcoming joint event – Integrating the management of the foot and ankle into the Medical Model for Australian Football, due to concerns of a possible extension to the recent COVID-19 lockdown in Perth. We do apologies for the … Continue Reading

Dental Injuries in Sport – NT

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

Sports 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