2022 SMA Conference Keynote Speaker – Professor Karyn Esser

Sports Medicine Australia is pleased to welcome Professor Karyn Esser (Ph.D) as one of the Keynote Speakers for the 2022 SMA Conference. Dr. Esser is Professor of Physiology and Functional Genomics, and Associate Director of the Myology Institute at the University of Florida. Her lab has been working in the area of skeletal muscle adaptation … Continue Reading

2022 SMA Conference Keynote Speaker – Professor John Hawley

Sports Medicine Australia is excited to introduce Prof. John Hawley  as one of the Keynote Speakers for the 2022 SMA Conference, taking place from November 16-19 at RACV Royal Pines Resort in Gold Coast. Prof. Hawley is currently the Director of the Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research and Head of the Exercise and Nutrition … Continue Reading

SMA Sports Trainer Membership Bundle Now Available

SMA Sports Trainer Membership is highly encouraged for all working Sports Trainers, from community level sport right through to those involved in elite level sport. A major benefit of Sports Trainer Membership is the specially tailored insurance package which has been carefully designed for working Sports Trainers and is available for accredited SMA sports trainers … Continue Reading

2022 SMA Conference – Early Bird Pricing Ends 31 July 2022

The Conference Committee would like to invite everyone to the upcoming face-to-face 2022 SMA Conference being held from November 16-19 at the RACV Royal Pines Resort Gold Coast, Queensland. Save $100 by registering before 31 July 2022! To register, CLICK HERE. This is your ticket to a program brimming with some of Australia’s and the world’s best multidisciplinary sports medicine professionals … Continue Reading

2022 SMA Conference Keynote Speaker – Dr Phathokuhle Zondi

Sports Medicine Australia is beyond thrilled to have Dr Zondi as one of the Keynote Speakers for the 2022 SMA Conference, taking place from November 16-19 at the scenic RACV Royal Pines Resort in Gold Coast. At the in-person Conference this year, Dr Zondi will be talking about Sports Equity – specifically interrogating representation, inclusion and diversity in … Continue Reading

Pamela Dillon Wins Inaugural Karen Schneider Safer Sport Award

Congratulations to Pamela Dillon who was announced as the recipient of the inaugural ‘Karen Schneider SMA Safer Sport Award’ that was presented at the 2022 Northern Territory Sports Awards on 28th May, 2022! This award was created by Sports Medicine Australia to celebrate Karen Schneider’s contribution to sports and exercise physiotherapy in NT. The award … Continue Reading

2022 SMA Conference Keynote Speaker – Professor Jill Cook

Sports Medicine Australia is excited to welcome Professor Jill Cook as one of our Keynote Speakers for the 2022 SMA Conference, taking place from November 16-19 at the scenic RACV Royal Pines Resort in the Gold Coast. At the face-to-face Conference this year, Prof. Cook will be talking about ‘Tendinopathy’, particularly the bigger unanswered questions, and what that … Continue Reading

Glenroy Football Netball Club – SMA/Strapit Giveaway Winner

Sports Medicine Australia is thrilled to announce the Glenroy Football Netball Club as the winner of SMA’s Club Membership Prize draw! A huge thanks to our official taping partner, Strapit, for providing the club with $2,500 worth of sports tape! Click HERE to view the official video. It is a pleasure to work with clubs … Continue Reading

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