2022 SMA Conference Keynote Speaker – Professor Dr Vincent Gouttebarge

Sports Medicine Australia is delighted to announce Professor Dr Vincent Gouttebarge as one of our Keynote Speakers for the 2022 SMA Conference. At the face-to-face Conference, Dr Gouttebarge will be speaking on “Mental Health Challenges in the context of Elite Sport”. Prof. Dr Gouttebarge is an extraordinary professor at the Section Sports Medicine of the … Continue Reading

2022 SMA Conference Sponsorship and Exhibitor Prospectus now available

Sports Medicine Australia is thrilled to unveil the Sponsorship and Exhibitor Prospectus for the 2022 SMA Conference held on the Gold Coast from 16-19 November. This will see one of the largest multidisciplinary sports medicine events in the Southern Hemisphere return to the face-to-face delivery format for the first time since 2019 – presenting opportunities … Continue Reading

2022 SMA Conference Heads to the Gold Coast!

Sports Medicine Australia is thrilled to announce that the 2022 SMA Conference will be back face-to-face this year, and will be hosted at the iconic RACV Royal Pines Resort in the Gold Coast from November 16-19, 2022! As the leading multi-disciplinary conference in Australasia, the return of the face-to-face format will bring back the exceptional … Continue Reading

SMA extends partnership with Gallagher

Sports Medicine Australia is pleased to announce an extension to our partnership with Gallagher, our exclusive insurance partner. The 2-year agreement will see Gallagher continue to work with SMA to provide insurance protection designed specifically for our members, across Australia. This is essential for our highly valued, industry-leading Level 1 and 2 accredited Sports Trainers, who provide crucial … Continue Reading

Karen Schneider SMA Safer Sport Award

Sports Medicine Australia is thrilled to announce the ‘Karen Schneider SMA Safer Sport Award’ that will be presented for the first time at the 2022 Northern Territory Sports Awards! This award was created by Sports Medicine Australia to celebrate Karen Schneider’s contribution to sports and exercise physiotherapy in the NT. The award will be presented at … Continue Reading

2021 SMA Research Foundation Grant Recipients

SMA was thrilled to receive high-quality submissions this year, and after thorough consideration, we are excited to announce the successful recipients of the 2021 SMA Research Foundation Grants. Congratulation to the winners! Tim Sayer from The University of Melbourne received the prestigious Dr Brian Sando Award. Tim Sayer, The University of Melbourne (Dr Brian Sando Award) … Continue Reading